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D.(John) Price

Question: D.(John) Price

I have a Canon i550 printer which has given me very good service, however, recently it has started printing a darker strip approx.15 Mm. wide at the start of every photo that I print, ruining the finished product. The rest of the picture is quite acceptable. Can any one help with this problem, and is this printer worth trying to repair! I have checked the price of servicing, and frankly I feel that it would be cheaper to buy a new unit if it took more than 1/2 hr. to fix !!
John Price

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Preferred Solution: D.(John) Price

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

Answer: D.(John) Price

Sounds like it needs a good cleaning...

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Question: John Price

On the 30-08-06 I sent an email to a friend of ours which took some 20 minutes to send and download, which is O.K. as we are both on a site with unlimited download, however, even though I have long since saved the item and deleted it from my computer email (Thunderbird)
my friend is being driven crazy with constant downloads of this particular item, so far 7 in total! Her computer tells her that she has 13 emails waiting that she can't down load!
Please help!!
 

Answer:John Price

If the email (presumably with an attachment) was that large, it could be "stuck" in the ISP mailbox. This can happen if large attachments get corrupted.

Most ISP's have webmail interfaces to the email account holder mailbox, logging in via their web page allows the account holder to directly access the mail, from where the offending email that is clogging the system (and therefore repeating) can be deleted, letting the others through.
 

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How can I convert John Smith to John S

Answer:How can I convert John Smith to John S

Assuming that what you are looking for is the First Name plus 1 character after the space, this will work:=LEFT(A1,FIND(" ",A1)+1)However, that will not work for John Q Smith.You'll get John QPosting Tip: Before posting Data or VBA Code, read this How-To.

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Good day , i hope to find a solution through your kindnessI live in Egypt my uncle bought for me hp split from US mar 2015it get issue on keyboard attach on oct 2015 and repaired through geeksquad (replaced the slate dock board )when my uncle was on US last jan 2016after just one week when he came back to Egypt it got hardware failurei try to solve it through hp Egypt agent (feb2016 ) and give them the receipt on (17 mar 2016) so i have all my rights for warranty servicehp respond that it wouldn't deliver theSpare parts while there is someone who in US find that the parts is available on 500 $ price where i shocked (the total hpSplit price is around 500$)i hope hp to solve this complicated as they have the parts why they didn't send it to their agent here in Egypt to solve my problemthere was a communicate with hp social didn't find a way to handle this problemAnd all what they can help me is to arrange for the unit to be shipped to a friend/relative within the US so that they can arrange for servicebut it isn't allowed to ship the laptop so they give me email for CEO and President Dion WeislerI send email by the problem 28 mar and there was no respond and send again on 7 apr and wait and no respond tooI really don't know who is the one who got the ability to take responsible for helpWith all my respect to you

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Today, the price of gold sits around $1660/fine ounce, maybe Huawei should put their E173 and E220 drivers on wall st. The price per unit would surely surpass that of gold before the close of trade.
On the Vodacom website there are two downloads for the E220, a pc software for vodafone and a VMC update for the dashboard. I downloaded and installed the software for Vodafone onto the laptop, and thereafter dowloaded and updated the E220 with the VMCLite_E220_3_2_1_156_standard program.

Now, since the modem's dashboard could be updated, it would be safe to say that the modem was detected, right?
Well, this is what happens when I open the Vodafone program:

I have been struggling to sort this out for a while, and I'm sure I'm missing something so simple...
Please can someone help out?

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Hi

Is there a simple way to switch the data in a field which currently consists of a name in christian then surname order to surname then christian name format.

eg John Smith

to

Smith John

Thanks
 

Answer:Excel - switch "John Smith" to "Smith John"

Greetings.
My traditional method would be to add a column and copy all contents of the "John Smith" into that column. Then I would do a find and replace (cntrl + h) in the first column for some text and a space using the asterisk as my wildcard. ("* "). Replace it with nothing. Do the opposite on the next column (find and replace for a space and an *). This will give you two columns with a first name and a second name.

If you need to have them together, you can do a concatenate:
a1 &" " & b1. Copy the result and do a paste special, value.

A pitfall of this method is if you have spaces in either the christian or sur name.

Another method you could try is text to columns which would separate the name by space (you get to determine the delimiter - choose space). Make sure you have enough columns to take all the name spaces or the result will over-write info that you have placed in columns to the right.
 

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Question: John

When I try to make the first time recovery discs on my tx2050ea hp pavillion notebook with windows vista I get softthinks cd creator not working. Any ideas please
 

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Question: John W

I have the wrong spelling of my name in the administrator rights area and it needs to be changed how do I change name to the correct one

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Question: John O

Help! Please! I have Windows XP. I downloaded some programs in the last two weeks from the Internet that I later deleted. Now I am getting this ANNOYING message when I use Internet Explorer.

Internet Explorer Script Error
Line: 12
Char: 1
Error: Object Expected
Code: O
URL: C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings\Temp\xxxxxxx.html
Do You Wish to Continue Writing Scripts?

It's always the same message in the same location but with a different html.

Help!
 

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Question: Ky John

Lost the Password for the main desktop when it was changed by someone. How do I retrieve my desktop? 

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Question: John D

I recently scrubbed my hard drive using "Drive Washer." I am attempting to reinstall Windows XP and get the following error message: Line 1456 of the INF file \i386\ txtsetup.sif is invalid. Setup cannjot continue. Press any key to exit.

Any suggestions please.
 

Answer:John D

I found this at MS Support. May lead you to a solution.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314088
 

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Question: john

I am using xp and am unable to clear the history record of previoiuis web sites. I followed the "help" directions but it doesn't delete them.
 

Answer:john

Tools>Internet options>General tab>clear history button
 

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Question: John

I have a Toshiba A200 Laptop, and have owned it for 5 years from new. After reinstalling windows I am now unable to play the Windows Vista games. The error message tells me to 'associated a program' with the games.

Anybody out there know what the problem is? Would appreciate any assistance.
 

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I'm a middle-aged retired electro-geek with an advanced degree in mathemtaics and many years spent working with electronics, as well as writing code to run it, and teaching computer science at a local university after I retired.

The word I hear more and more is "Vundo" (or "Recycler virus") whether it be from from the Internet, McAfee, or local IT pro's, and the reply is always dismal. The Internet info is limited in depth, McAfee wants $90 for a "hand job" cleaning of my machine, and the IT guy said he just surrenders immediately and re-installs everything (the most cost-effective solution).

I retired early to a disability and this is the first really good technical challenge I've seen in years.
I have a 4-disk system (2 IDE, 2 SATA) with the IDE disks each being a separate XP installation.

The biggest question I have right now is: can the virus actually install itself on a "data only" (non-bootable) disk drive?
I'd also like to know if a full-format from an infected system (IDE) disk applied to the other (IDE disk) will be clean.

I have a way to keep my system up and running by stopping "ctfmon.exe" and then deleting the "RECYCLER" directories right after start-up.

It's a pleasure to make your acquaintance if you'd read this far!
John

Answer:Hi. My name is John.

can the virus actually install itself on a "data only" (non-bootable) disk driveNo, but you can add an infected file which can compromise it

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Question: For Mr. John Will

I made an account on this site in order to contact you (John Will) but it seems I am not allowed to email or PM you. I googled error 12007 (fail to load internet page) and got links to your forum where you seem to help alot of people with this kind of problem. Could you also help me with it?

My computer stopped loading pages, although the icon in bottom right says it is connected and with good signal strength,local and internet (plugged in/wireless, problem persists). Another/other computer/s works fine on the same network. If I take my computer to another place/friends house, it works perfectly on the internet and after a few hours the same thing happens, it refuses to load pages. Sometimes it helps to restart, but the solution only works for the first 30 minutes or so.

Please help me with it.
 

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Question: john

any help,
when i wake up my pc from screensaver i lose my internet connection every time,i can get it back doing the diagnostic test by either re-starting after 2 min shutdown or repair local isp settings tick this box and it repairs ,but what a pain it never happened in xp i now use vista home premium i/e8

Answer:john

hello
just found this its worth a try! good luck. Network connection is lost whenever Vista goes into screensaver/monitor turns off.

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Question: John G

I am using Outlook 2010. Today I tried to open my e-mail and send e-mails and could not access the outbox to address and complete the e mail. In addition when I try to open e-mails by double clicking on them,in my in box they take me to a window that looks somewhat like a contact window (gray persona pic, etc.) withh the menu tabs within the box , "all items", "activities" , "attachements" etc.

The messages do show up in the paine on my right and I can open attachements in that way. If I click on "New E-mail" I get the same contact type window and not the outbox window.

Using Windows 7 with explorer.

Thanks for your help
 

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Question: John S

Installed sp/2 to Win xp pro, now my wireless net work won't work on computer2. Main computer works fine no problem connecting to net. Removed sp/2 from computer 2 and it connects to network. Seems to be some conflict with sp/2 and that computer. Any ideas?
 

Answer:John S

If the PC has been running for a long time w/o SP2 who knows what kind of junk is being encountered. But, on a brighter note, some people have had to do the following repairs after installing SP2.

(From a JohnWill post)

TCP/IP stack repair options for use with Windows XP with SP2.

Start, Run, CMD, OK to open a command prompt.

Reset WINSOCK entries to installation defaults: netsh winsock reset catalog

Reset TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. netsh int ip reset reset.log

Reboot the machine.
 

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Question: John-H

Unable to reformat my hard disk under Windows Me- all attempts are met with "Incorrect command or file name". Any suggestions please ??

Answer:John-H

format C:there is a space between format and C:click here and download a new ME bootdisk.

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Question: john

how to attact 2.2mb video to email

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Question: John Will......

Apparently I can't email you so I will post it

Other Illegal Activities - As you might expect, we don't want anything illegal going on here. Users cannot post hacks, cracks, pirated software, or anything of the like. Furthermore, we do not allow instructions on how to complete illegal activities, such as pirating. Please don't ask for advise on using illegal software, as it will be removed.

I take you mean this is why you closed my thread?
My question is how is it illegal when I paid cash on ITUNES for these songs. These copies are mine. I should be able to play them on what ever player I want being ITUNES or Mp3 player. Plus upon further searching you don't even need a program to change them.
convert
Plus it even has the option to import to mp3 but I didnt discover to after the fact.
But you as the mod can do what u feel necessary.
DEBRA
 

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Question: john

I baught a new Vaio laptop and when i try to connect to my router i get a message that says " windows can't get the network settings from the router" do i need to chance the router settings?
 

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Question: John

Start Menu Icon size changing problem.
Hi!
In a moment of madness I changed my Win XP Service Pac 3 Start Menu icons from large to small. Now everything has become small, even Microsoft Excel and I can't change back.
I have been to Start, right click, properties, customise and put a dot in large icons, then OK, apply,OK, a score of times, but nothing changes.
I'm 84 and can't cope with all this small stuff... Help!
 

Answer:John

Might be related to screen resolution settings.

Try right-clicking on the background wallpaper and clicking on "properties"
Then click on the "Settings" tab, and note where the "Screen Settings" bar is. The farther to the right it is, the smaller everything will be. Try moving it to the left one "notch" and click "Apply" and see if you like that setting. (XP will revert back to the current settings in 15 seconds, so if you like the setting, be sure to click "Yes" to the countdown pop-up alert.)

Typical settings are 800x600, 1024x768, or 1280x1024
 

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Question: John

getting set wshshell pop up periodically.

Set wshshell = createobject("wscript.shell")
wshshell.run chr(34) & "c:\program files
(x86)\verizon\IHA_message center\bin\restart.bat" & chr(34) . 0
set wshshell = nothing
any help would be appreciated
 

Answer:John

This has to do with the Verizon software. Try uninstalling the Verizon AT-Home Agent, restart and then reinstall it.
 

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WEll, here is my HJT log. much help would be aprreciated. i dont know if anything is wrong, just trying to be careful.Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2Scan saved at 9:48:38 PM, on 1/2/2005Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\CTsvcCDA.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\KodakCCS.exeC:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exeC:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\IWP\NPFMntor.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\ScsiAccess.EXEC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\MsPMSPSv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC... Read more

Answer:HJT Log- John (Help)

You are running an old version of HijackThis. The newest version is able to find things the older versions cannot.Please download the newest version of HijackThis (version 1.99) and unzip it into a newly created folder (such as "C:\HJT) to ensure that backup files will be saved reliably . Run the new version and create a new logfile, then repost into this thread.Also, the log you posted looks incomplete, as there are usually entries following the O9's. Please be sure to post the entire logfile.I'll be automatically alerted when that happens.Thanksdaveai

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Question: john

I cannot access windows even though I put in the correct password. I get a message telling me it is trying to locate windows then a message saying this fault can usually be rectified by signing out and signing in again but that doesn't work

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Question: hjt log john

heres the hjt log Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2Scan saved at 3:45:26 PM, on 10/28/2004Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Creative\SBAudigy2\Surround Mixer\CTSysVol.exeC:\Program Files\Creative\SBAudigy2\DVDAudio\CTDVDDet.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\CTHELPER.EXEC:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy CD Creator 5\DirectCD\DirectCD.exeC:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\DELLMMKB.EXEC:\PROGRA~1\mcafee.com\agent\mcagent.exeC:\PROGRA~1\mcafee.com\vso\mcvsshld.exeC:\PROGRA~1\mcafee.com\vso\mcvsescn.exeC:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd.exeC:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\hpcmpmgr.exeC:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Viewpoint Manager\ViewMgr.exeC:\WINDOWS\kdx\KHost.exeC:\Pr... Read more

Answer:hjt log john

You are currently using hijackthis from a temp directory. This can cause problems. Please create a directory on your c: drive called c:\hijackthis and download and unzip hijackthis into that directory. Run the program from that directory from now on.For a tutorial on how to use HijackThis please see the following link:Using HijackThis to Remove Spyware, Browser Hijackers, and DialersI want you to fix some of those entries. Please do the following:Please make sure that you can view all hidden files. Instructions on how to do this can be found here:How to see hidden files in WindowsRun Hijackthis again, click scan, and Put a checkmark next to each of these. Then click the Fix buttonR1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/customize/...rch/search.htmlR0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/customize/...://my.yahoo.comO1 - Hosts: 216.93.168.167 sitefinder.verisign.comO2 - BHO: ZIBho Class - {029CA12C-89C1-46a7-A3C7-82F2F98635CB} - C:\Program Files\Kontiki\bin\bh309190.dllO2 - BHO: myBar BHO - {0494D0D1-F8E0-41ad-92A3-14154ECE70AC} - C:\Program Files\MyWay\myBar\1.bin\MYBAR.DLLO2 - BHO: LBBHO - {EFD84954-6B46-42f4-81F3-94CE9A77052D} - C:\WINDOWS\lbbho.dllO3 - Toolbar: My &Search Bar - {0494D0D9-F8E0-41ad-92A3-14154ECE70AC} - C:\Program Files\MyWay\... Read more

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Question: John

Current sys is windows xp home w/sp2. Problem is in control panel. When first got pc, ctl panel was displayed in categroies & I changd to list of individual icons. Now I would like to chng back to see it in categories but can't seem to figure this out. sys help gives info that doesn't accomplish anything (i.e. changing theme only seems to change colors or layout, not content). Thanks for help.
 

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Question: john naranjo

I have installed a linksys wireless router between my computer and my wife's computer. Mine is the master, and my wife's is the slave. I followed all the instructions. Everything is working fine, except that when my ethernet port is activated, my computer slows way down. I have added 1 GHZ of Ram, but that helps only when the network port is de-activated. I have talked to the linksys people, and they can't help me. I have also discovered that by de-activating my wife's computer mcaffee firewall, my computer speed is normal. Do you have any ideas? John N
 

Answer:john naranjo

Master? Slave? If you have a router, the computers are peers, and should be configured identically as a rule. It sounds like you're trying to use ICS, which clearly has no place in the network if you have a router.
 

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Life, in the best of times, can deal us very severe blows. Sometimes we can work our way thru these blows and sometimes not. Most people certainly do not manage to work thru these situations without scars. Some simply cannot work thru them at all ................... that is life! One of our TSF family members has struck upon bad times.

John or jgvernonco as he is more fondly known, has been afflicted with several of lifes blows in a very short space of time. I will not go into detail here as I do not believe that is necessary, however, John himself would be quite happy to publicly discuss his plight. TSF very strongly advocates that this forum is a closely knit family. Families stick together and support and help each other in times of need and this is one of those times. John needs our help and support right now so lets band together and help him thru this. I have no doubt that he has touched each and every one of us in this forum, at some point, whether it be in a big way or a seemingly insignificant way. I have come to know him as a wise, fair and very selfless person who has and is always prepared to help, anyone, anytime with any issue.

John is trying to move back to Arizona to be with his mother but unfortunately does not have the means to get there. Please help us to help him. Any donation will be greatfully accepted, no matter how big or small.

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Answer:Jgvernonco aka John

i probably shouldnt ask..but as i never see him online at the same time as me.. what happened??? and is he okay now??

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Question: John Burns

Reverted back to MBAM2 last week - restructured security due to that.
 

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Question: john lennon AI

my wife visited john lennon AI site and get this, clicked on a link that said "do not go here" she did and we got dialers and win-eto as home pg.vitals;win xp home sp2micro anti spy beta1sb s&d 1.3ad aware se 1.05norton 2005only ms anti spy found anything. it removed all it found. i still have home pg change alerts and there are strange files in "my documents"i also have 8 items in my recycle bin that i cant view.sb s&d did find new.net entries, two of which couldnt be removed, found "NEWDOT~" in start up and un ckdim workin on a hijack log, if you all need it.im in trouble arent i. ty scarlet for moving this, i wasnt sure. tryied to post here before and got errorsMod Edit: This will be moved to a more appropriate Forum.

Answer:john lennon AI

Run these online virus scanners:http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan/http://housecall.trendmicro.com/Read the pinned post in the HijackThis forum, here Please read, and follow, all directions carefully.Then, run a log, and post it in the HJT forum, at this link. Do not, fix anything, yet.A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.It may take a while to get a response, because the HJT Team are very busy. Please, be patient, these people are volunteers. They will help you out, as soon as possible.NOTE:Once you have made the post, please, DO NOT make another post in the HJT forum, until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The first thing they look for, when looking for logs to reply to, is 0 replies. If you make another post, there will be 1 reply. The team member, glancing over the replies, might assume someone is already helping you out, and will not respond. So, just make your post, and let it sit there, until a team member responds. This way you will be taken care of, in the most timely manner.

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AFP - Mohammed will likely become the most popular name for baby boys in Britain by the end of the year, The Times reported, citing government data.

Answer:What happened to John??? !!!

I lived in Ireland for 12 years, all the locals seemed to be called, John, Johnnie, Jack, or Sean, (the Irish form of John ) I was I little confused at first when I tried to recall a persons name saying to myself surely he can't be John also.Pat or Patrick would seem less popular. Now they are in the EU there was evidence of a lot of movement by different ethnic groups moving in, and I'm sure they will eventually have a fair proportion of Mohammed's.

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Question: John Edwards

When I start up Outlook Express I get the following error message: MSMSGS.exe- Entry point not found could not be located in the dynamic link library oscore.dll
 

Answer:John Edwards

John Edwards said:

When I start up Outlook Express I get the following error message: MSMSGS.exe- Entry point not found could not be located in the dynamic link library oscore.dllClick to expand...
 

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Mr. John Will, First of all I would like to tell you setting a Remote Desktop Connection is very easy to configure. Second of all, For your concern of my Intent, is none of your business. You can either Help a person in need of Help or you can't. If you or anybody including me on this website, Have issues with a persons Intent JUST DON'T REPLY. We should all be concerned about how a person is using the info we supply, Not post your concern on the Forum like Mr. John Will did. That will only tell the person in need of help, you don't trust the person with the answer that you are going to supply it and detour someone that needs help to go to a different Forum. I THINK THIS WEBSITE IS REMARKABLE!!!!!!! AND ALL THE MEMBERS TOO!!!!!
THIS IS THE ? I POSTED. Can I watch what my little sisters doing on the Internet at home while iam at work. From work I can log on to the router at the house and make changes. I can see her mac address and IP adderss.My sister is 13 years old and she says she chats with friends but minimizes the screen when I walk in the room. One of her girl friends also told me that shes been chatting with somebody older then her, she denies it when I asked her. FIRST REPLY We're not going to get into this, I'd suggest you bring this up with your parents. The classic way is to have the computer in a public area of the house to minimize the abuse. From John Will.

Big Brother Replies Nicely

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Answer:Big Brother (cc) John Will

Closing thread. Your account is now disabled.
 

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Question: John Learmonth

I have just bought a Sitecom easy network PCI card, when I put the installation disc in to my drive it starts up and I immediately lose my task bar and the I get nothing on the screen.
I have have tried some other installation discs that I have ( to check that the drive is working) and they all work OK anyone got a clue as to what could be going wrong ?
Thanks Guys.
 

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i had heard a lot about john the ripper, so i tried it out today, but i have no clue how to use it.
it can be used to crack encrypted files, not just linux account passwords, correct? i tried: "john-386 test.zip", but it said "no password hashes loaded" what does this mean? how do i crack a simple encrypted file?

Answer:john the ripper help

John the Ripper Tutorial

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Question: John Will question

You responded to a question of mine:

256mb PC133 for $24.50 shipped:
http://www.pricewatch.com/memory/1948-1.htm

512mb PC133 for $43.00 shipped:
http://www.pricewatch.com/memory/2425-1.htm

Someone told me the HP is very quirky when It comes to memory. Do you think I will have any issues with the ones you suggested for an HP vectra vl?

TIA
 

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Question: john ewins

I use Outlook Express for email and my internet browser is Internet explorer 6

I cannot open or save email attachments in Outlook express.

I cannot open or save downloaded program files . Sites using activex to install software work OK.

Hoping that you can help .... Regards John Ewins

Answer:john ewins

Try this:

Open Outlook Express,click tools ,options and select security tab.

Under virus protection uncheck the box for "Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially be a virus", click ok

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Question: Driver John

I have just attached a new 160 GB external hard disk to my PC. I have tried to set up 3 x 50 GB partions, but although it does so, I can only access 1 partition, because there are no labels for the other two partitions. I have set it up with FTMSCan anyone advise please.

Answer:Driver John

I've never heard of FTMS. Could you perhaps mean NTFS? Assuming you are running Windows XP, right-click 'My Computer' and choose 'Manage' from the menu. Click 'Disk Management' and you should be able to see all your drives in the right-pane and you can format and set drive letters and labels from here.

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Well John I did what you said to the motherboard waited a day then put it back together ! Power an lights come on but screen stays blank! CD loads an spins! Fans work has all the same noises as before the water treatment! What should I try next? Thanks in advance for your help !
 

Answer:Laptop got wet! Help me again John!?

Take the laptop to a qualified repair shop and quit messing with it yourself you might have already done harm to it....The repair tech at the shop knows exactly what to do.....
 

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please help me with johning a domain with win xp mce please please please help
 

Answer:how to john a domain with win xp mce

http://extended64.com/blogs/rafael/articles/404.aspx
 

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Hi everybody,

I am using Kaspersky Internet Security (KIS) on my laptop running under Windows XP Professional Sp3.

Please, I would like to ask if KIS is efficient enought to protect against all or most of all viruses and malwares, if KIS requires a special configuration for this and if an anti-malware should be installed to achieve a total protection ?
If yes, what would be this anti-malware ? Should it run along with KIS or should I use it only for scanning from time to time ?
Should I install some special adds and tools (Cryptoevent, MalwareBytes Antiexploit, Spyware Blaster, etc.) with the Firefox browser I'm using ?

Thanks.
 

Answer:John Jr. Win XP Pro Sp3 Config

Can i ask you why your still using XP?
 

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Question: john callan

how do I connect to dhcp server

Answer:john callan

and welcome to the Forum

Lets take a peek at your network:

with the pc connected to the router, Click on Start . . Run . . type CMD

At the > prompt type type the following command: IPCONFIG /ALL and press enter.

Note that there is a space before the /ALL, but there is NOT a space after the / in the following command.

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter. Come back here and Paste the results in a message.

If you are on a machine with no network connection, use a floppy, USB drive, or a CD-R disk to transfer a text file with the information to allow pasting it here.

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I'm trying AutoStreamer like you suggested, but I can't figure out how to include AutoPatcher (Dec) Full into the AutoStreamer .iso. Is this possible, or must I do this as a seperate folder on the .iso, to be installed later?
 

Answer:AutoStreamer? for John Will

http://forums.techguy.org/windows-nt-2000-xp/425008-dual-boot-xp-home-pro.html

Quite frankly, I'd post back to that thread so John will get an email notify.
 

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Question: Solved: John

Dell Dimension 3000 Pentium IV. Installed PCI card for a SATA controller. It assigns SATA hard drive "F". I would like to make the SATA drive "C" and then install WIN XP and make it the boot drive. Tried everything I could think of but no success. Can someone advise as to the steps necessary to accomplish this task. The motherboard on this computer is designed for IDE only it has no SATA ports that's why I tried a SATA controller. I've tried disconnecting all the IDE drives and restarting with just The SATA drive attached but the computer says no drive attached.
 

Answer:Solved: John

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Question: John Hight

I am trying to uninstall seagate install manager from the programs in the control panel i get an error 13 specified account already exists. then error 1603. I just want this off how do i do that?

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Question: john harper

When I try to load or open something, such as an online application, I sometimes get a small icon, square with several colors, in the corner of the screen and the desired item does not appear.
I have acrobat reader and lots of other programs installed. Do I have to direct the file to open with one of these? How?

Thanks in advance

JOhn Harper
 

Answer:john harper

Give us an example of an application you are trying to open . .
 

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Question: John laser printer

I am looking for a really good Colour Laser Printer.
I see the Kyocera W5100DN is one your reviewer thinks is great as it got 4.5 stars.
He says the colour printing is Exceptional. I understand is has some software which allows it to print very special colour prints.
My question is: I am an Invalid and can afford just one printer, will the special software print good colour pictures, and will it use only the black Toner to print BLACK text, rather than a mixed colour pallet to print black?

Answer:John laser printer

I have tried to locate a review on the printer reference you mention, but have been unable to find one, including looking on Amazon and Ebay, so I would suspect that the model number is either incorrect or a retailers special reference product number of a very similar model (FS-C5100DN ?).
If you are really interested in this particular printer, then I would suggest that you contact the manufacturer direct for advice and their full specification listing.

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I would like to remove windows 10 internet Mail as I prefer to use Outlook

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In recent years and until last Wednesday, I visit click here regularly for all matters motoring. However since last week I can only access that website with extreme difficulty and perseverence, as in so doing a window in IE6 comes up with the message "Internet explorer has encountered a problem and must close.........." or words to that effect. I use Windows XP and have not upgraded to SP2 but have all of SP1's upgrades. I don't see why I can't, easily access that website any more when I CAN access many dozens of other websites which I do on a daily basis.Nothing has changed in my privacy or security setting, I should hasten to add. Other people have told me that they haven't had any trouble in accessing it. I've also been told to try another browser such as Firefox but feel loathe to do so just so that I can access honestjohn!

Answer:Honest John's inaccessibility

why not try IE7 you have nothing to lose, you can uninstall it and you will then be back at IE6

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My security specs.
 

Answer:John Watson's Config

It's dangerous to test malware sample on Host PC

WOT extension was removed from firefox and chrome store because they was selling data to third parties! They are back now but if you check their privacy policy you will not like to use WOT anymore.
 

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John McAfee SwiftMail - JOHNMCAFEESWIFTMAIL.COM | DOWNLOAD (Android, Linux and Windows PC)

Do you ever wonder whether your email was received by the recipient?

Have you ever been concerned about the origin of email sent to you? Have you ever felt uneasy about who may access the email and attachments you send?

At McAfee SwiftMail, the block chain, not a human being, confirms that your mail is genuine and your sent mail was received at the other end. The McAfee SwiftMail block chain is like a pyramid rising forever.

Every brick is unique and has a special place in the structure, which is never completed. With John McAfee SwiftMail, every mail is another brick.​
What is John McAfee SwiftMail?

John McAfee SwiftMail is a decentralized, peer-to-peer, proof-of-work, encrypted mail system that uses bitcoin technology to replace email. A SwiftMail wallet address looks like this: ab99b776de244fe0f70f229921517829​
How Much Does It Cost?

John McAfee SwiftMail costs 0.001 SwiftCoin to send mail and attachments to any device running Android, Windows or Ubuntu. The mail recipient will send back 0.001 SwiftCoin to reply. The net round trip cost of sending and receiving John McAfee SwiftMail is zero.​
For more information, visit their FAQ
 

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Help no cd or dvd drive happening Thanks
 

Answer:Solved: John Will CompCure Doc

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Hi I'm new to this site and have spent the last 3 or 4 days reading up on the posts and trying to remove the horrible virus called Worm.Win32.NetSky and have downloaded numerous programs such as AVG, Spyware Doctor, Malwarebytes' Antimalware, Glary Utilites, ATF Cleaner, OTScanit, Trend Micro, Spybot, and basically every trick in the book for small time computer techies. I got rid of the horrid colored screen on my background telling me that my system is infected and it all seems fine and dandy now......BUT whenever I google something such as any well known internet site I get redirected to other sites when clicking on them...AHHHH!!!!! The pain!!! Please help me out here! Also, when I run AVG it shows multiple listings with the title, "Trojan horse downloader generic9.AIKQ" and 1 "Trojan horse Downloader.Agent2.QSN" and they can be found in my temp file as Zw6.exe, Zw9.exe, Zxc.exe, Zxf.exe, Zw3.exe, sshnas21.dll, Zw0.exe....Please help soon. This is so confusing that not only is my head hurting also my spleen is hurting don't ask me how...Please respond quickly. :)

Answer:Win32.NetSky....John Connor??

also here are my two ots scans May God Be With You All.

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Vista Home Premium SP2 - 32Bit
Intel Pentium E2140 @ 1.60GHz
4.0GB Dual-Channel DDR2

Hi all,
I tried doing a search but didnt have any luck.
Im trying to find out weather or not this app his heavy on resources. (RAM & CPU)
Figured there might be a few that have tried it or are using it and that might be able to provide a little more info.
 

Answer:About John's Background Switcher (RAM & CPU Usage)

bump
 

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Can't run Windows 10 my graphics card is not compatable, can I update or do I have to change it ATI Radeon Xpress 200 series.
If I have to change how do I find details of my mother board to check a new one will fit ?

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[phpLogfile of HijackThis v1.95.0
Scan saved at 3:57:19 PM, on 8/7/2003
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXBCES.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXPPS.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Iomega\System32\ActivityDisk.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ZoneLabs\vsmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Iomega\DriveIcons\ImgIcon.exe
C:\Program Files\Lexmark X6100 Series\lxbfbmgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Iomega\AutoDisk\AD2KClient.exe
C:\Program Files\Lexmark X6100 Series\lxbfbmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zonealarm.exe
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgmain.exe
C:\Program Files\Vg\VirtuaGirl2.exe
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgbhp.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Steve\Local Settings\Temp\Temporary Directory 1 for hijackthis195.zip\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar=about:blank
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,SearchAssistant=about:blank
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page=C:\WINDOWS\System32\blank.ht... Read more

Answer:HJT log John V. recommended I post this for imput on fix.

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After installing John Madden 2002, i tried to play the game and the video is real choppy and slow(not playable).I read the system requirements and i exceed all of them but 1.
It requires a 16mb graphics acelerator and i only have a Voodo 2 3d with 4 mb.However, upon going through the troubleshooting guide that comes with the game, there is a section that talks about getting a Voodo 2 to work.That statemement aparently means that it CAN work.Is there anything i can do to be able to play this game without investing another $100 into a graphis card that may not fix the problem?

Thanks
 

Answer:Problem with John Madden 2002

I would be surprised if you ever got even reasonable functionality tweaking your voodoo 2 to play this game. 4 Meg is never going to emulate the recommended 16.

Take a look here to see if these guys have any ideas:

http://www.3dspotlight.com/guides.shtml

Personally I think an upgrade is the only realistic way out unless you can increase the memory on your current card.
 

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I'm installing John the Ripper to check my password security, but under RedHat 9 I get an install error when I use make linux-x86-any-elf, I get install error 1. Am I missing something?
 

Answer:John the Ripper Install Error

Yes, you're missing the details about that error.
 

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As anyone any experience of the John Lewis 2 Yr Computor Warranty.Is it a collect and return system and how long is the turnround on average.

Answer:John Lewis 2 Year Warranty

My son bought a laptop from John Lewis when he was living in Sheffield two years ago. He had been living back at home for around 4 months when the laptop wouldn't boot. I tried everything I knew to get it started with out any luck. He took it back to the Newcastle store and they sent it off to the manufacturer. He was informed it would take around a month before it was returned, he got it back with in 3 weeks.

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Hi again,

I was able to access this site and its cpanel on Friday when we marked my thread,
http://forums.techguy.org/networking/619875-solved-cant-access-my-site.html#post5084040
solved. I did some updating to the site, then went out of town for the weekend. I just got back tonight and tried to access www.wtwoodsonptsa.org and it gives me an error message at the top of the screen "page not found", but a screen for something called "Hotproductz" shows up with various x rated clickable links. Now what?? My ping results are below. I can access the other site, which is also through the same IP.

Thanks for your help.

Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

C:\Documents and Settings\Karen Gritis>ping www.wtwoodsonptsa.org
Ping request could not find host www.wtwoodsonptsa.org. Please check the name an
d try again.
C:\Documents and Settings\Karen Gritis>ping www.woodsonicehockey.org

Pinging woodsonicehockey.org [207.44.248.27] with 32 bytes of data:

Reply from 207.44.248.27: bytes=32 time=58ms TTL=51
Reply from 207.44.248.27: bytes=32 time=62ms TTL=51
Reply from 207.44.248.27: bytes=32 time=62ms TTL=51
Reply from 207.44.248.27: bytes=32 time=62ms TTL=51

Ping statistics for 207.44.248.27:
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
Minimum = 58ms, Maximum = 62ms, Average = 61ms

C:\Documents and Settings\Karen Gritis>
 

Answer:Lost access to site AGAIN - John Will

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Hi all!
I'm kinda the pc guy for our small church school and our administrator wants to know how she can add her handwritten signature to her emails. We use Outlook 2003 on a Compaq Evo running XP Pro.
I'd surely appreciate your feedback on this one!
May God bless,
Peter
 

Answer:How to add your John/Jane Hancock to email?

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ISP: Karoo
Broadband router: d-link DSL-G604T
Connection: Wireless
Encryption: not sure but think it is WEP
Make and model of computer: Compaq Presario AMD Athlon (AM)XP 2600+
Version and patch of Windows: XP Home Edition Service Pack 2
Description of problem: Just a very slow connection


http://www.dslreports.com/whois?java=1

Result for 192.168.1.2
--> /usr/local/bin/fwhois [email protected]
[whois.arin.net]

OrgName: Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
OrgID: IANA
Address: 4676 Admiralty Way, Suite 330
City: Marina del Rey
StateProv: CA
PostalCode: 90292-6695
Country: US

NetRange: 192.168.0.0 - 192.168.255.255
CIDR: 192.168.0.0/16
NetName: IANA-CBLK1
NetHandle: NET-192-168-0-0-1
Parent: NET-192-0-0-0-0
NetType: IANA Special Use
NameServer: BLACKHOLE-1.IANA.ORG
NameServer: BLACKHOLE-2.IANA.ORG
Comment: This block is reserved for special purposes.
Comment: Please see RFC 1918 for additional information.
Comment: http://www.arin.net/reference/rfc/rfc1918.txt
RegDate: 1994-03-15
Updated: 2007-11-27

OrgAbuseHandle: IANA-IP-ARIN
OrgAbuseName: Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number
OrgAbusePhone: +1-310-301-5820
OrgAbuseEmail: [email protected]

OrgTechHandle: IANA-IP-ARIN
OrgTechName: Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number
OrgTechPhone: +1-310-301-5820
OrgTechEmail: [email protected]

# ARIN WHOIS database, last updated 2008-01-29 19:10
# Enter ? for additional hints on searching ARIN's WHOIS databa
Microsoft Windows XP [... Read more

Answer:Slow connection - all details for John Will

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Reverted back to MBAM2 last week - restructured security due to that.
 

Answer:John Burns' Security Config

Are you sure you're protected from all angles?

Macrium Reflect doesn't fall under an on-demand scanner.

SpywareBlaster is made redundant by your browser and adblocker extension.

If you have Windows Updates enabled, Microsoft push an updated version of MRT and is automatically run once a month during the update. No need to download it.

Find out more: Malicious Software Removal Tool | Official Microsoft Download Center
 

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firstly i must say that john lewis customer service is fantatstic ... cannot fault them at all.i bought this laptop after shoping around mainly the specs on thos are awesum. and the 3yrs warrenty.i ahve had to phone for assistance for one or two things.   the grahics chip... dual or not ... yes as othe people have said the dual graphis kicks in when it needs to ... i have played..  rome total war .... no probs   quake 4 in compatability mode but no probs     unral tournament 2004 in compat mode but no probs       sniper ghost warrier  no probs           splinter cell ghost warrier no probs                     and countles virtual machins with vmware and virtual box                         for the price this is a very good spec and very fast laptop      

Answer:lenovo g505s .... from john lewis

Hi mrnoggin,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m glad to inform you as AMD Radeon will enable whenever the computer requires more graphics memory the automatic switching will work more efficiently.
 
Do post us back for further queries.
 
Best Regards

Shiva Kumar






Did someone help you today? Press the star on the left to thank them with a Kudo!If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"! This will help the rest of the Community with similar issues identify the verified solution and benefit from it.Follow @LenovoForums on Twitter!

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Solved!

Go to Solution.

Answer:how can I setup my touchpad to scroll etc. -- John

By default you should have scrolling on your touchpad. Just drag your finger along the far right side.

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Ok, Im just throwing this out there, maybe start a petition to get Carmack and his crew to make a cheap OS for gamers. Sure it can run open office but the core is multimedia and gaming. Something like a modern BeOS with no DRM and no DirectX all Open source.
Make it cheap and support stuff like PPUs and SLI and gamers would be all over it.
Screw Vista, I want IdOS!
 

Answer:What would it take to get John Carmack to make a gamers OS?

I think a large amount of cash would be a bit more effective than a petition, but that's just my guess
 

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I'm trying to copy MSworks from my old laptop into my new one. I'm using a scandisk usb flashcard but can't locate the works program let alone copy it. HELP!

Answer:John Chubb how to copy ms works

Its a program you can't just copy the folder because there will also be entries in the registry.
you need to install it using the Install (setup) file from the cd.

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Abraham John-32 involved, ?I am a bodybuilder, I am using a Testro T3 for long. It improves my power to the ultimate level. I can spend 2 hours daily with multiple classes. It also influenced my sex-life. I can maintain amazing hardons. It might be of attention for the erection problems as well as for your whole whole human body fitness.?
How to get Testro T3?

Testro T3 can be requested on the world wide web at the official web website. It is available with high quality program. The analyze is available for 14 periods. You have to pay the distribution costs of $3.86 only. You can return the complement in14 periods if you do not find out it effective for you. Else you have to pay the $89.84 for the complement after 14 periods.
 

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Adjusted per suggestions - Thanks
 

Answer:John Burns' Security Configuration

Are you sure you're protected from all angles?

Macrium Reflect doesn't fall under an on-demand scanner.

SpywareBlaster is made redundant by your browser and adblocker extension.

If you have Windows Updates enabled, Microsoft push an updated version of MRT and is automatically run once a month during the update. No need to download it.

Find out more: Malicious Software Removal Tool | Official Microsoft Download Center
 

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Help!
Last night I purchased the i7 HP Spectre from John Lewis:
click here was under the belief, due to pricing, that this was the same as PC Worlds i7:
click here I have now noticed different product codes, and of course I want the newest/best for the such similar prices:
13-4172na (PC World)
13-4129na (John Lewis)
Can anyone work out the release dates or any other differentiation? Have been unable to work it out from the HP website etc. Need help asap as I may be cancelling my order... any help appreciated!
I
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 Does anyone else have knowledge of how to repair BIOS back to orignal after ACER protal drivers update BIOS. Help with Aspire R7-571? 

Answer:Hello, I'm John: BIOS computer freezing problem.

In this case, it is recommended to install the latest BIOS and see if that resolves the issue. To do this, you can follow the steps below:1. Go to http://us.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/drivers2. Type Aspire R7-571 in the box below "Search by Product Model" and click "Search".3. Click on your model number from the list that comes up.4. Once the details about your model are displayed, select your current operating system appropriately from the drop-down menu besides "Operating System".5. Now, click on "BIOS" tab and locate BIOS for your model. Click "Download" and follow on-screen instructions to download and install the latest BIOS in your computer. Hope this will help you.

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hey,

yesterday i opened up "my pictures" and there was a file in there called john kerry vs super chicken..i was like wtf is this...then my norton anti virus picked it up and said "-norton anti virus has found one infection ,and has deleted john kerry vs super chicken"

so what the hell is that virus?
 

Answer:??john kerry v super chicken virus WTF?

Welcome

We ask that you first try to do ALL the TUTORIAL listed below. We will then ask you for a HJT log. It must not be inline but rather as a .log or .txt attachment. HJT must be placed in it's own folder and not run from a zipped file. Be sure to close all unnecessary programs, it makes it much easier to read the HJT log.

This site has alot of good tools for cleaning up your computer. It's very important that the first thing you do is the following:

First, please follow ALL the steps in this Sticky thread READ ME FIRST BEFORE ASKING FOR SUPPORT: Basic Spyware, Trojan And Virus Removal.
If you already have any of the programs linked in the tutorial please double check your version to make sure you have the latest one and that you have any/all updates for the programs.

NOTE: In order to resolve the issues you are having it is very important that you at least try to perform all the steps as outlined. If you have any difficulty please post back letting us know what steps you have completed, what you found while doing the scans if anything and details about any problems you have encountered in completing the steps. The more details you can provide the better.

Try this... you may find it's all you need. If not post your results and I am sure someone will help you. Everyone is quite busy, as you can see by the number of posts, so hang in there.
Good Luck!!

After doing ALL of the above if you still have a problem:

Make sure you have Hijac... Read more

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I'm doing some research on John C. Dvorak's past predictions. Was he right to worry, in 2002 about a "Two-Step Virus Attack"

Claim:
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1895,31765,00.asp

RE: KLEZ

"The creators of this software, I believe, are testing the waters for complex two-step viral attacks in the future. These attacks could be in the form of a binary virus?one that combines two seemingly harmless strands into something horribly corrupting."

"Although the antivirus companies shift attention from one virus to another, I harp on Klez for the sheer number of times it has come to me. It's in a league of its own this way, and attention must be paid. I sense something big is coming."

That was about four years ago. Was he right to worry?
 

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My default browser is IE(though i dont use it much). I use FF. And one day when i opened IE and typed in google.com, something else appeared.

[img=http://img353.imageshack.us/img353/1132/johnberrylo2.th.jpg]

I tried typing many other websites, but the same result. Any help??

Thnx guyz

Answer:John Berry's Home Page..Ever heard of it??

Hi vickystylton and welcome to TSF

Sorry for delay in getting to you, the forum is really busy and all our helpers are volunteers

Please follow the 5 steps in this post http://www.techsupportforum.com/secu...oval-help.html

If for any reason you are unable to complete any of the steps move on to the next one and let me know when you make your reply here.

DO NOT start a new topic. This would result in you having to wait again. Please post the requested logs in a reply to this thread.

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im loking for the john deere service adviser program download it would be in a torrent form and i need the keygen or crack code if it needs one. i can get one of the disks if any one knows what program or third party program can read the format of the program because it is only recognized by the program they have at our john deere shop. any help on this matter is appreciated, this is for my personal use and study so i can rebuild my own.

Answer:sotftware for john deere service adviser

We do NOT supply "cracks" or keygens here!
That is software piracy and TSF will not tolerate illegal activities of any kind.

And what does "john deere service adviser program" have to do with Windows XP anyway?
This forum is for Windows XP problems only.

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I want to eliminate 'user John' as author of my pdfs.
i want to eliminate 'user John' as default download location
i want to eliminate 'user John' altogether from my machine.

-how do i do this ?

thanks, so much, for anyone that can give step-by-step instructions

mac
_____________________________________________________________________________________

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-60, x64 Family 15 Model 104 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3453 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Radeon X1200, 128 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 151122 MB, Free - 66638 MB;
Motherboard: ATI, SB600
Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled
 

Answer:i want to eliminate 'user John' as default download location

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And I agree. Over to you leg humpers.

http://www.shacknews.com/extras/2007/032907_alexstjohn1_3.x

Shack: Microsoft's tendency to force its users--and internal staff--into adopting their technology seems to be a common theme with the company. Many PC gamers right now feel that they're being not so much nudged, but shoved in the direction of Windows Vista. Do you see Vista as a viable gaming platform at present?

Alex St John: Well, the PC--forget the operating system--is always a great platform. Modern PCs have superior graphics and memory and processing power to any next-gen console. I don't think Microsoft did anything to help the PC as a gaming platform with Vista, and that's a tremendous frustration because I take it very personally. If I would've been there, I would have made much more aggressive efforts to make sure Vista stayed out of the way of games. What you see with Microsoft is, without people at Microsoft who realize that the operating system does not add value to gaming, it gets in the way, they think they can add more value by adding in more shit that only gets in the way of making a good game. Unfortunately, Vista does that. Microsoft added more shit that impedes game development. It's certainly possible to make great games in Vista, it's just more of a pain in the ass than it needs to be. I think Vista is a missed opportunity for Microsoft to have done a better job in supporting PC gaming.

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Answer:Alex St John doesn't think Vista is a very good OS for gaming on

Gatticus said:


Microsoft's tendency to force its users--and internal staff--into adopting their technology seems to be a common theme with the company.Click to expand...

Hmmm... let's see.
#1- Nobody is forcing them to switch.
#2- It does have XP compatibility mode


I don't think Microsoft did anything to help the PC as a gaming platform with VistaClick to expand...

Wow, that's news to me. Microsoft was focusing on PC gaming? For some reason I thought they already had a whole other division for Gaming, they called the Xbox...
Even that aside, Microsoft was focusing on user stupidity- not gaming.


Microsoft added more shit that impedes game development. It's certainly possible to make great games in Vista, it's just more of a pain in the ass than it needs to be.Click to expand...

Again, what do you think they are going to push more? Xbox gaming, or PC gaming? Where do you think they make more money? This article makes it out to look like Microsoft had no idea what they were doing...
Like I said, nobody is forcing them to switch. Vista has XP Compatibility mode which fixes MOST games.

They imposed a parental control system that doesn't workClick to expand...


The biggest foolishness is Vista's security architecture.Click to expand...


it gets in the way of the user's experience without actually being secure.Click to expand...

Well, this tells me alot. He sounds alot like those that say UAC is useless...
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I've been working with John C. for the last several days to get my two computers cleaned of the malware / virus that continues to evade the cleaning tools off the BC site. I reformatted the laptop HD and John C. helped me to get it back up and operational. Ref communication string: 
 
       http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/591123/problems-cant-clean-malwarevirus-on-desktop-and-laptop/ 
 
John recommended that I start to clean my desktop computer by running the Kaspersky Rescue Disc. As you can see in the communication string, there is something keeping my hard drive from being available to scan and clean. I've tried several different Rescue Discs. With BitDefender, I can check the terms agreement, but it doesn't show up, nor can I get to the next screen, with other R-discs, I can't run the updates. Whatever this is, it seems to learn what I'm trying to use to clean the computer and it blocks it from getting at the root cause and it figures out how to make the tool ineffective from then on. I have no idea what this is, so I don't know which tools are better than another. While I have a generally good understanding of the computer, I'm not a programmer or an closet IT expert. I've run out of ideas and know-how at this point and need the help of someone who has a high level of expertise.
 
Please read the string to get some insight into my situation and my basic set-up. The laptop is now cleaned. I've also used the tool John ... Read more

Answer:Referred from John C. - Cannot use Kaspersky Rescue to clean - Local HD not list

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.===Press the windows key + r on your keyboard at the same time. This will open the RUN BOX.Type Notepad and and click the OK key.Please copy the entire contents of the code box below to the a new file. 
start

CreateRestorePoint:
EmptyTemp:
CloseProcesses:

HKLM-x32\...\Run: [] => [X]
HKU\S-1-5-21-1257218622-1777828762-3423076760-1000\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer: Restriction <======= ATTENTION
FF Plugin: @microsoft.com/GENUINE -> disabled [No File]
FF Plugin-x32: @mcafee.com/MVT -> C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Supportability\MVT\NPMVTPlugin.dll [No File]
FF Plugin-x32: @microsoft.com/GENUINE -> disabled [No File]
FF Plugin ProgramFiles/Appdata: C:\Program Files (x86)\mozilla firefox\browser\plugins\npMozCouponPrinter.dll [2015-05-18] (Coupons, Inc.)
CHR Plugin: (Widevine Content Decryption Module) - C:\Users\PBB Desktop\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\WidevineCDM\1.4.8.823\_platform_specific\win_x86\widevinecdmadapter.dll => No File
S3 keycrypt; system32\DRIVERS\KeyCrypt64.sys [X]
C:\Program Files (x86)\mozilla firefox\browser\plugins\npMozCouponPrinter.dll

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John McAfee is returning to the information security industry with a promise to create a new version of the internet that is impossible to hack.

..he said that it would be a decentralised, moving internet that would solve all security concerns. He is expected to announce exactly what his idea is at the C2SV conference in San Jose, California, on Saturday.

Source
 

Answer:John McAfee returns to security to create own secure internet

This is going to be interesting.
 

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?Next thing you know the world is after me. I?m on the run and then I?m in jail in Guatemala.?

The peculiarity that John McAfee, once hero of the cyber security, world has been vilified in recent years is not lost on the antivirus founder.

?There is a great deal of irony. My problem in Belize stems from the fact I was hacking into Belizean government computers, looking for proof that they were setting me up for a bribe. Instead I found the horrible proof of murder, and drug dealing, and human trafficking.

?This is what happens when you try and address something that changes the status quo of a political system. You better prepare to be crucified.?

The McAfee I meet is not the man I imagined. The former Guatemalan jail inmate, drug addled, gun-wielding party boy and alleged murderer described in various media reports, is polite and polished - if slightly nervous.

The 70-year-old made for some bizarre headlines when a gaggle of underage girlfriends, a list of ex-wives and an insatiable drug habit culminated in a series of unfortunate events two years? ago, when is neighbour was found killed in his back garden in Belize. A prime suspect, McAfee went on the run, towing several journalists and a film producer along to document the chaos. ?I had to say something, so I spoke out to the press?, he explains.

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Born free and born wild
By: John De Sohn
Album: Far from home

Answer:Why isn't there this song ( Born free and born wild. By John De Sohn )?

Are you asking why this song isn't available for download in the Xbox Music store? Availability in the music store depends largely upon the rights owner of the song, typically the record label that released the album. If it's not there, it's likely that they have not yet negotiated the downloading rights to this album with Microsoft.
You can try using this handy link to report the missing song in Xbox Music: Tell Microsoft what music you?re missing on Xbox Music | Windows Central

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Question: ram price

what is an average price for 1gb of ddr pc3200 ram? and where can i get it?
 

Answer:ram price

Check the following link for suggestions.
http://www.nextag.com/1g-ram/search-html
Happy computering.
vicks
 

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Question: Price

Just been searching all over the net and within this forum and cant find the price on Vista. I understand it wont be released until January but surely there is a ballpark figure for its cost??(sorry if its already been posted but i couldnt find it)

Answer:Price

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When I moved from the Amiga to the PC in late '94 I spent quite a few on that PC. Just the 16MB of RAM cost me the equivalent of $700. So I took a look at one of the local PC chains for a pre-made PC with about the same price.

Not adjusted for inflation I could buy today: Core i7 3770K, 16GB RAM, GeForce 660 Ti, 120GB SSD + 2TB HDD, IPS 1080p monitor, decent gaming keyboard and mouse.

Adjusted for inflation:Core i7 3930K, 16GB RAM, GeForce 680, 120GB SSD + 2TB HDD, two IPS monitors, decent gaming keyboard and mouse.​
Of course if I chose the components myself I'd choose differently, but then, I'd never spend that kind of money on a PC these days.
 

Answer:What PC can you buy for the price of your first PC?

Don't forget $500 CD burners (2x speed), now 52x are $20 and they also burn DVDs. We've come a long way in 20 years - I'm sure that people looking back to 2013 from 2033 will laugh at how slow our PCs were. If they still make PCs after the World Financial Wars of 2014, 2018, & 2020.
 

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Question: Price help!!!

So My friend is selling me a used 1 year gaming computer for about 800$, i took a look at it, and it looks genuine from all the parts.. but i'm not sure with the latest buzz about new vid cards and processors if this is actually worth that much. Please tell me if this is actually a good deal? great deal? ****ty deal? or just plain rip off! - specs are below

26 inch samsung hdtv, wireless keyboard and wireless mouse. including a 250GB External HDD.

Stats on desktop computer:

-APEVIA X-Pleasure Black Aluminum Full Tower Case

-Samsung 18x DVD+/-R DVD Burner with Lightscribe SATA

-Western Digital Raptor 74GB 10000RPM SATA 1.5Gb/s HD

-Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Home Premium

-Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer 7.1 Channels PCI Interface Sound Card

-4GB A-DATA 240-pin DDR2 SDRAM

-EVGA GeForce 8800GTS 640MB 320-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16

-MSI P6N SLI Platinum LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard

-Intel Core 2 Duo E6700 Conroe 2.66Ghz Processor

-OCZ GameXStream 700W ATX12V SLI Certified CrossFire Ready Power Supply

-2 Firewire and 6 USB ports

-4 Fans

-blue LED lights
 

Answer:Price help!!!

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Question: help price my pc

hey guys i wanted to know could you have a look at my pc specs and tell me how much you think i could sell it for.

i wanna sell so i can build my own from scratch.
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate , Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 6000+, x64 Family 15 Model 67 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3070 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Radeon HD 5450
Hard Drives: C: Total - 500GB, D: total - 500GB.
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0RY206, ˙˙˙, ..CN6986177P06F3.
 

Answer:help price my pc

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