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Scan Your Hard Drives For Errors In Windows XP
Hard drives eventually go bad. Sometimes it is
due to age, sometimes due to bad craftsmanship, and other times due to
random errors. To help keep your files and Windows XP software free
from crashes and other miscellaneous computer problems, it is a good
idea to scan your hard drives for errors from time to time. Luckily
this is easy to do.
the Start Menu During Full-Screen Setups In XP.
When you install new software on your
machine, it is highly recommended to close down all of your currently running
programs in case the setup program needs to modify key operating system files.
To encourage this, many setup programs go into
Will Not Wake with USB Devices.
There is a known problem with Windows XP and hibernation / standby
mode with USB devices. If you move your mouse during hibernation or
suspension, you may not be able to move the mouse again to wake up the
machine. Also, in some circumstances, hibernation
Automatically Shut Down the Machine at a Given Time.
Do you keep
your Windows XP computer on at night running background tasks but need
to shut it down at a particular time? This does not require any
specialized software, as Windows XP comes built-in with a scheduler
tool and shutdown application
Note that you must be logged on as an administrator account. Only
administrators can start the shutdown process.
You Cannot Enable the Task Manager?
By pressing CTRL+ALT+DELETE on a Windows XP machine you will normally
bring up the Windows Task Manager. This displays the current CPU
usage, the list of running programs, and the list of running processes
on your system.
The Windows Task
My Documents To An Alternate Location In Windows XP.
Have you ever wanted to change the location of the My Documents folder
from the local hard drive to a network drive? In previous versions of
the Windows operating system, performing this task required a series
of tricky registry edits.
In Windows XP A built-in feature
Desktop Cleanup Wizard In Windows XP!
By default, the Desktop Cleanup Wizard will pop up every 60 days to
cleanup your desktop.
To stop this:
1. Right click
Clearing The Page
File On Shutdown In Windows XP!
Another way to set the computer to clear the pagefile without directly
editing the registry is:
1. Click on the Start button
2. Go to
Getting Rid Of
Unread Email Messages!
To remove the Unread Email Message by user's Login Names and Pictures:
Doing A Clean Install With A
Windows XP Upgrade CD.
It is a good idea to save your Address
book and your Favorites file from Internet Explorer. Just back them up to a
floppy disk and then you can just import them back in after the new install.
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