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Random Restarts With Old Dell by [email protected]
My friend has an older Dell Dimension v433c with 64MB and an ATI Rage Pro AGP2X video card. The computer was working perfectly, until my friend decided to upgrade her AOL 4.0a to AOL 9.0 and add some antivirus protection. So I installed AOL 9.0 and AVG antivirus and ever since then the...
August 24th 05 02:16 AM
by Brian A. Go to last post
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I have a lil trouble with color by [email protected]
I have a windows 98SE and i can not get the driver for the Graphics card. I have a Standard something. I would like tio know how to get the driver for it. i would like to get it for free. i do not know what kind of Graphics card it is, but i do know that it does not have 256 color like I would like...
June 16th 06 12:53 AM
by Brian A. Go to last post
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Screen resolution up the creek! by Ritchie
Have a friend running Win '98 who changed her screen resolution from 600x800 to something much higher. Now, her screen is behaving strangly and I can't get it back. Went in to 98 under safe mode but it defaults. As soon as I reboot the machine in Normal mode, the screen screws up again. Is there...
June 18th 04 04:00 AM
by Jeff Richards Go to last post
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pseudo barcode? by Alec
When I leave my pc on for a long time I find that when I return to it all the text on the start menu etc and also the text on any applications that I have left running resembles bar code stripes and iscompletely unreadable. Any wording left that is recognisable, eg on the startup menu...
February 24th 05 10:32 PM
by Jeff Richards Go to last post
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JPEG Items changed from Basic paint to MGI Photo Suite by Glenda
I used to dbl click on pictures saved JPG and JPEG and they would open in the basic paint program. I also could copy and paste into an email body this way. Somehow these have switched and now show up as MGI icons and open in MGI. I have never used this program and don't know how this has...
June 10th 04 05:16 PM
by Glenda Go to last post
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Wtoolsa by Mona
I have the same problem. I am trying to figure out how to fix the error. For now I ctrl-alt-delete scrool down to wtools end task gets rid of it for a while. -----Original Message----- Wtoolsa window will not close. I can only move it out of my way, but how do I get rid of it? .
May 27th 04 08:44 PM
by Mona Go to last post
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Correcting reduced screen size: by Robert
After running Linux in my IBM Thinkpad 380Z (only 3GB HD, but enough for purpose) I decided recently to replace it with Win98SE. This I did, successfully except that the monitor screen has shrunk to a mere 170x130 mm (from 270x200) and is stuck at 640x480 and 16 colours, whereas from the User Guide...
March 9th 05 11:33 PM
by Richard G. Harper Go to last post
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ActiveX settings by Wade Koehn
I have been trying to download two anti-virus programs on my home PC, Panda and Housecall, but everytime I try to load the programs a message comes up saying, "Your ActiveX settings will not allow this program to download." I went to the ActiveX sites on MSN could NOT find any articles or...
July 21st 04 04:54 PM
by Wade Koehn Go to last post
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Cannot change display size by Damien
My comp really suck:( I cannot change the size of my moniter from the smallest setting. I need a setting of 800x600 but the slider wont move at all. Please help me!!!!
June 9th 04 03:40 AM
by Joe727 Go to last post
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Enjoy The Newest Desktop Themes And Keep Your Computer Clean by lucille barrymore
Today there are more than 10,000 free desktop themes available on the internet; just download as much as you want and preview the zipped files with DesktopMaster. If you like one of the downloaded desktop themes, install it with one mouse click. Make your OWN desktop themes with DesktopMaster and...
March 29th 07 11:48 AM
by lucille barrymore Go to last post
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Changing windows Start Screen and Shut Down Screen by Javad
I saw some persons who had changed the appearance of their windows Start screen or Shut down screen. For example when shutting down, instead of seeing the message of "Windows is now shutting down" I saw a "Good Night" message with a beautiful picture. I asked one of them about how he did this. He...
November 27th 04 05:36 PM
by Bert Kinney Go to last post
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Watch NFL Games Online by Dexter H.
Watch NFL Games Online! For every one who wants to watch the games online because they dont live in the teams town or are at work i found a site that has basically every game covered. Its perfect if you have afford a monthly $70 direct tv nfl access subscription. they got a bunch of channels The...
October 14th 07 03:05 AM
by Dexter H. Go to last post
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Minimizing windows to taskbar by Gary Deal
I'm sure this is an elementary question, but as a novice computer user, after ages looking thru the help topics, I just can't find the answer. Don't know what I've done, but now when I minimize a window, instead of it dropping down to my taskbar, it drops to just ABOVE the taskbar. Any new window...
July 1st 04 06:11 AM
by Gary Deal Go to last post
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lost theme by csleesburg
I KNOW this sounds stupid, but when they replaced my mother-board, somehow one of my favorite '98 theme/screensavers was lost. I was the 'Mystery' theme and screensaver (the one with the fingerprint/keys/envelope, etc). Does anyone know ANYwhere I can get it from? I'm sure not going to re-format to...
June 8th 04 02:08 AM
by Joe727 Go to last post
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pictures wont open by richard
i run windows 98 and it wont display any pictures on websites or otherwise.. all i get is a box with a red X inside it.. very frustrating.. does anyone know how to fix this..? any solutions would be GREATLY APPRECIATED... thanks..
June 8th 04 05:17 AM
by richard Go to last post
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Cannot change desktop settings by pbrig
I just updated from Win95 to 98. Now when I try to change the desktop settings on my monitor I receive the message "An error accurred while Windows was working with the Control Panel file C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\DESK.CPL". This occurs whether I right click Properties on my desktop or I...
April 20th 06 07:30 AM
by pbrig Go to last post
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*~help needed evrythingz huge*~ by wkdprincess
i av reformatted my pc and installed windows 98 on again the only problem is wen i turn it on everything is huge! all the icons and writing is too big what can i do to reduce the size? plz help thnx x
September 7th 04 06:56 PM
by donna... [email protected] Go to last post
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Display half size by Wne-o
I've had to reinstall Win98SE into my Toshiba satellite 4300 laptop. All is well except the display screen is only half size. I'm assuming I need the video driver that came with my laptop but it's not available. Does anyone know where I could download the driver. Thanks for any help.
January 3rd 06 05:41 PM
by Ron Badour Go to last post
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Win 98 Dialog Box Problem by Sayantan Chatterjee
hi, for the last few days,Default Size of all the Dialog Boxes (for example : in internet explorer, Edit...Find(on This page dialog box or in MSWord, Tools... Spelling and Grammar dialog box etc.)has been changed suddenly and looks smaller in size than that of the default size.plz help me to...
June 2nd 04 09:02 PM
by Sayantan Chatterjee Go to last post
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how to fix Windows problems by Monette
Hi, I have problems with start-up menu. All my display (in browsers) are all huge and I think it is because my system is on bootsafe mode...I would like to know if anyone knows how to fix this...I tried the solutions offered like open the msdos.sys. file with notepad or Wordpad and type...
September 10th 04 02:02 AM
by Jeff Richards Go to last post
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