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Sticky Thread Clean Install of Windows Without Loss of Data
William_Wilson

Save all your data while formatting and making a clean installation of Windows.
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92,936 06-16-2007 10:44 AM by Bobby_b Go to last post
 
4 Attachment(s) Sticky Thread Dual Boot Vista and XP with Vista already installed
William_Wilson

how to install XP after Vista and then correct the bootloader.
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1,679,569 04-16-2013 05:34 PM by omaster Go to last post
 
10 Tips on Keeping Your Windows System Healthy

To make Windows XP work well for us we need to maintain it to keep it running smoothly. Here are some tips you can do to keep your Windows XP system healthy.
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21,757 10-28-2008 08:23 AM by support1000 Go to last post
 
A fashion statement for your Vista desktop

Would you like to give your Windows Vista desktop a little more character and spruce up what it looks like? Here are two free downloadable applications that can turn your desktop into a... Read more
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3,652 08-18-2007 11:00 AM by HoldemDawg Go to last post
 
A Quick Fix for the RUNDLL Error

Before moving on to the actual process of resolving this, here is a backgrounder on the RUNDLL error: What is it, and how does it come about? What is a RUNDLL Error? First up, a... Read more
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3,900 06-09-2009 07:23 AM by KarlM Go to last post
 
Administrator Password Removal Using Windows XP CD

If you happen to forget your administrator password, or if someone changed it, and you think there is no chance of accessing your personal operating system setting, instead of reformatting your... Read more
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6,044 07-14-2009 07:06 PM by hardhead Go to last post
 
Configure the virtual memory in Windows Vista

Virtual Memory is system memory that is simulated by the operating system and it is placed on your hard drive. It combines your computer's RAM with temporary space on your disk. When your computer... Read more
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3,173 11-15-2007 05:21 AM by jelly.angel Go to last post
 
Easy upgrade to Vista
and cheap too!

When Microsoft launched last January 2007 its new operating system, the Microsoft Windows Vista, it was thought that to upgrade from a Windows XP was very easy to do. In fact, many people... Read more
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3,672 06-09-2007 10:07 PM by jwd_max Go to last post
 
Effective Windows Vista Performance Tips

Windows Vista provides many advanced features for the home user, although some may find that under Vista, system performance leaves a lot to be desired. Here are some suggestions on how to speed... Read more
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3,718 07-27-2009 11:44 PM by KarlM Go to last post
 
Enable or Disable Vista Hibernation

Let Windows XP take control of the power for your computer's disk and other peripheral devices.
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14,809 06-30-2007 07:15 AM by ran_ran_diaz Go to last post
 
Errors between Mozilla Firefox and Windows Vista

There have been several errors that have arisen when people have tried to use Mozilla Firefox with the new Windows Vista operating system.
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3,386 05-22-2007 12:00 PM by w.avenue Go to last post
 
Fax with XP

For users who want fax software for Windows XP, Windows XP has Microsoft Fax module that will serve adequately as a simple PC-based fax utility? It requires having a modem installed on... Read more
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2,699 11-12-2007 11:11 PM by jelly.angel Go to last post
 
File Sharing Using Windows Vista

Before, the sharing of documents used to be the administrator’s job. The administrator has to post the shared documents and create a special security group to access them. However, with... Read more
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3,209 05-29-2007 01:26 PM by jwd_max Go to last post
 
Formatting Disks in Windows Vista

This will teach you the quickest way in formatting disks on Windows Vista.
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8,552 11-25-2007 11:06 AM by supahman1000 Go to last post
 
4 Attachment(s) How To Allow Full Access and Taking Ownership of Files and Folders in Windows 7

Below is the tutorial to allow permission and taking ownership of files and folders in Windows 7.
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4,812 01-06-2010 07:19 AM by dwarkarao Go to last post
 
How to Automate Windows 7 with Task Scheduler

Windows 7 improved its Task Scheduler to be more user friendly and customizable. With Task Scheduler, you can automate nearly every software and process in your computer. Save electricity and... Read more
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4,769 04-15-2011 11:30 AM by DominicD Go to last post
 
How to create e-mail contact groups in Windows Vista

In Windows Vista, contacts can be managed by using the Windows Contacts application which replaces the old Address Book from Windows XP. You can access Windows Contacts directly from... Read more
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4,279 11-15-2007 05:09 AM by geanne_cleojer Go to last post
 
How to Dual Boot Windows XP and Vista
William_Wilson

10 simple steps to installing Vista on your XP machine. Includes 41 images to help you along the way.

Time: approx 2 hours
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205,213 06-25-2010 01:15 AM by sjohn Go to last post
 
How to enable and use the "Run As" command when running programs in Windows

It teaches on how to activate the "Run as" command when it is disabled
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6,724 11-17-2007 05:13 AM by benjor basti Go to last post
 
How To Manually Remove Programs from the Add or Remove Programs
jL Acosta

For this tutorial, you will learn a method on removing entries for programs that no longer exist in your computer. These steps will require you to edit your registry. If you are not comfortable doing... Read more
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10,774 03-23-2007 12:38 PM by jlacosta Go to last post
 
How to Partition and Format Hard drives in Windows
jL Acosta

This tutorial will be done in Windows XP, but the steps will also work with Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and Windows Vista.
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28,642 07-05-2009 09:39 AM by vazeer786 Go to last post
 
How to recover lost password in Win XP

In some instances, recovering a lost password can be easy. For the sake of completeness, we may begin with the simplest tips that can assist you in regaining access to a locked account.... Read more
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4,294 11-12-2007 11:21 AM by Markryan Go to last post
 
How to resolve errors in dual boot configuration

When Windows Vista no longer starts after installing an earlier version of a Windows operating system, what will you do?
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7,725 12-14-2009 02:56 PM by lunaticenjel Go to last post
 
How to Set Program Access and Defaults in XP

Windows XP has several features that are unique to it and the ability to Set Program Access and Defaults, found in the window for Add/Remove Programs is one of them. This feature is used to... Read more
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8,982 05-28-2007 11:19 AM by deepeedeegee Go to last post
 
How to Update Hardware Drivers on Windows

Drivers are generally programs that let your attached hardware devices communicate with Windows. It is the language understood by which Windows understands what you hardwares need to do
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9,566 05-10-2007 04:30 AM by Hammurabi Go to last post
 
How to use the Windows Memory Diagnostics Tool in Vista

The memory diagnostic tool of Windows Vista is used to test the physical memory of your computer. When the computer suddenly acts up, like self rebooting, crashing programs and freezing, then... Read more
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5,426 06-01-2007 11:11 AM by donnagonzales77 Go to last post
 
How to use Windows XP Recovery Console
jL Acosta

This tutorial will help you install the Recovery Console and learn how to use it.
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22,502 08-16-2011 02:47 AM by MichelleChan Go to last post
 
1 Attachment(s) Install Windows XP without floppy or cd drives

I will try to be as detailed as possible, including pictures as i go. (My laptop is a Dell Latitude CSx, but this will work for any make or model with the same issue) *Please be careful... Read more
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1,103,218 01-23-2009 02:09 AM by ChoboNiNjA37 Go to last post
 
Make your XP like a Vista

Why spend much on a upgrading into a Windows Vista when you are quite content with your Windows XP? Yes, maybe Vista has some stuff that is really so awesome that I just need to have them,... Read more
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2,723 05-24-2007 12:02 PM by lady_doc77 Go to last post
 
Maximizing your 3D desktop in Vista

As soon as Microsoft launched its new operating system, the Windows Vista, a lot of people were excited to install it into their computers because of the good reviews on the new features that... Read more
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14,029 06-04-2007 10:17 AM by lady_doc77 Go to last post
 
Migrating to Windows Vista

To be able to migrate from an earlier version of Windows to Windows Vista, you should have a computer with a supported version of Windows containing all applications, settings and data that will... Read more
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3,063 06-08-2007 08:31 AM by paula_cute Go to last post
 
Optimizing MS Windows XP for the JAWS Screenreader

This tutorial discusses the proper optimization strategies and the selection of options on MS Windows XP that will make the JAWS screenreader work better on the machine running on MS Windows XP and... Read more
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6,097 11-03-2007 03:19 PM by hetch hesger Go to last post
 

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