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First Post! :-)

Hello,I thought I make my appearance in the new neck of the woods. The forum software is fast and with a good reason: there are hardly some posts. LOL I assume we'll all have to start from scratch. Unless there's is going to be an archive search feature? Hint, Hint!
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Windows NT Server 3.51

I\'m newbe. Where can I find a upgrade to NT Server4.0? i\'ve a Dell PowerEdge 2300 server,Raid5,5 SCSI hard drives minium 4GB, memory 256mb, 2-450 mhzPlll processors. Will the NT work on this unit? what will 2 processors do they look like they run togather.The NT cd has back office on it what does...
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Error messages with operation system

I own a Sony Laptop and using the Windows 2000 Professional computer.I got the bug inform after restarting the computer following the installation of Norton Systemworks 2004
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Starting/stopping subsidary application automatically?

I often usage programs in pairs eg. IE6 & a internet optimiser, or design apps & a fontlister and many more. Is there anyway I can modify a shortcut or some thing so that the subsidary app will start & close in harmony with the main app?OS-W2K SP4
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window 2000 boot - up

A user has a IBM T-23 laptop which takes up to 1 or 2 minutes to bootup into the computer. When the laptop is powered up a blue screen appears and minutes later the computer comes up. How can I correct this?
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Unwanted bootup activity

Running WIN2000 on an IBM Thinkpad 600E. Foolishly, I installed PowerQuest DriveImage 5.0/5.01. DriveImage is incomparible with 2000 and I've un-installed it. Regardless, I get some DriveImage activity during the initial bootup prior to the computer running SCANDISK and commencing the WINDOWS 2000...
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Windows PowerToys

Can the Windows PowerToys that are used with Windos XP be used with Windows 2000? I specifically wanted to usage the wallpaper changer software.TIA
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Change Domain to Workgroup w/out Reboot

I\'m using Win2k Professional on a Laptop. I usage my laptop at work and login to our domain. When I go home I still login in to the domain, however it autosenses I\'m not connected to the network and works offline. My trouble is when I attempt to connect to the internet by way of my home connection, IE...
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Windows program error

My Windows 2000 is having following bug
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Automatic text completion

For the life of me, I can\'t find where to switch off the text box completion option. i.e when I type in some text box, or address box on explorer, anything I've typed before shows in a drop-down box so I can select it again. I don't wish this setting turned on. How can I turn it off? I...
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Automatic text completion

For the life of me, I can\'t find where to switch off the text box completion option. i.e when I type in some text box, or address box on explorer, anything I've typed before shows in a drop-down box so I can select it again. I don't wish this setting turned on. How can I turn it off? I...
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strange pop-up

i\'ve Google app bar and the pop-up stopper and have no trbl. with the dang things with one notable exception. This is a smart one that comes up on the lower right hand side of the dektop and warns me regarding spies or some such thing. It has 3 places at the bottom to click - 1. download me or like...
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Internet connection

I re-installed Win2k on a computer ... finally got it joined to the domain and right now it won't connect to the internet. I twice tested the ip, dns, and gateway ... still no internet. Any ideas?
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Inability to installl Word 2000 on XP Professional

Word 2000 worked good on XP Home but will not load on the newer OS. It hangs up midstream loading files and sits there. Any hints?
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Lotus Smart Suite 9.7 will not install on XP Professional

The subject programme loaded and ran well on 98 and XP Home. I can\'t get it to load on the XP Professional version without it asking for original CD which is in the drive! Any Suggestion? Roger G. Devey
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Windows 2000 Error message

I keep having an bug inform " svchost.exe has originated errors and will close down" at any time I attempt to go on-line . The pages slow down and stop totally and I cann\'t disconnect from the internet without disconnecting the telephone line.i\'ve attempted the resolve (Regedit) as described in...
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Multiple Columns in the start menu

i\'ve attempted to usage the Windows 98 registry edit to multiply my start columns... it didn\'t work. Am I missing some thing?Run REGEDIT (Start, Run, REGEDIT). Find the following key: HKEY_Local_MACHINESoftwareMicrosoft WindowsCurrentVersionexplorer. Within the explorer folder, click the Advanced folder...
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Configure IIS 5.0 for web access to user directories

Hello all,I'm a relative newcomer at this, and i\'ve been given the task of attempting to set up IIS to allow members to access their user directories from home. We have regarding 7 members in a private network, with IIS enabled and using SSL.I resemble to be doing some thing wrong, because I can access the...
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Blue Screen of Death

I'm working with a computer that is having blue screen issues on a regular basis. How can I even start dealing with this point?
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dual video cards

A friend of mine liked my dual monitor install and asked how I got it like that. I told him that the video card I usage supports this (ATI Radon 8700, WindowsXP Pro).Now he is not a gamer but has a SOHO and uses Windows2000. I told him I believe that 2000 will help 2 video cards but not sure how the...
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Print Spooling for Network User

We are right now necessary to print only to our network printer. Is there any procedure to spool or queue our documents so that we can print them to the printer all at once rather than running back and forth to get back them?
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jpg images won't delete

Windows 2000 server. contains folder with student name inside folder 3 jpg's that refuse to be removed. i\'ve full rights to server as administrator along with the pass word of the student. Suggestions?
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windows 2000 start up message

Everytime I start 2000 up I get 2 bug msgs that tells, "execution of the specified command has failed"and it also takes me to my documents folder rather the computer. Any suggest would be most appreciatedThanks,kdhssh
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FIREDAEMON.EXE and SVHOST.exe

i\'ve now installed IE6, after restarting there was an bug to do with SVHOST.exe which i didn\'t pay most attending to. Basically i tested out the task manager and theres four situations of SVHOST.EXE running as a procedure and a set of FIREDAEMON.EXE running. Anyway for right now i have disabled them...
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Installing a remote desktop connection or terminal server on win2k pro?

I have worked with windows terminal services for remote server administration using the terminal services customer from win2k pro. Is it Probably to usage the terminal services server on a win2k pro computer to administer from another win2k pro computer, or is there a remote computer connection like in xp...
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I cannot receive critical updates any longer since downloading

and installing service pack 4 for w2000. i\'ve since unstalled service pack 4 but I still give a inform showing bug #0800A138F. I went on to google and searched the What Is The 0x800A138F trouble? i\'ve performed all of the tips to attempt and I still I can\'t got critical updates. I hope that I...
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CD-RW Install

Installed in a Pentium II running 2 computers. W98se on C drive W/Easy Creator and W2Kpro on D drive W/Nero.Question: (A)Should 2 CD-RWs be captivated on one cable to Sec.IDE with middle connector as Slave (Mach48X) and End connector as Master (Teac8X) and the Hard Drive on it is own cable to Prim.IDE ?OR...
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Windows 2000 Terminal Services

Hello,i\'ve one W2K Server with Terminal Services installed.i\'ve 2 problem need to your \'s all suggest...1)Is it only members have administrator rights can login to the server? Because I create a normal user n i not able to login to hte server using TS programme. It say you don't have permit to...
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My Graphics Are Horrible, HELP!!!

i\'ve a compaq presarrio from around 99 and I now removed each thing on it and installed windows 2000. Now when i go to display I no longer have anything to pick from settings all i have are 16 colors. How can I get all my colors back?Thank-you so most!!!Raymond Jones
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A simple question RE: START MENU: "Log Off"

On my START Menu, now above "Shut Down" there is catalogued: "Log Off Valued Sony Client". In this case (our home computer) we don\'t log in & out as separate members; we simply usage our computer as is. Is there some way in which I can shorten the "Log Off Valued Sony...
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