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  1. Quacker

    Firefox - "Server not found" revisited

    Just lately, and this is a brand new machine, I seem to be getting this everyday, sometimes twice per day. Usually I unplug the modem for a few minutes and it works. Today however, I reverterd to IE and it is working fine. This tells me it is not the internet connection but Firefox. What...
  2. T

    Help! Windows Live Mail issue!

    Hi there, I have exactly this problem but my mail is affected more for sending mail than receiving. I have a paid Yahoo Plus account as I created the email address years ago when I lived in the States but for some reason, I am pointed to the .co.uk pop and smtp servers. I have been in...
  3. bob12a

    password protect a spread sheet

    I have a spread sheet I wish to password protect. I use Roboform Pro for all my log on protection but it seems I cannot produce a password this way Any ideas please I have put this request as I think is would count as security
  4. C

    System Recovery

    my hubby has a hp pavillion notebook he started having problems starting up basically had to run explorer.exe to get desktop up,tried doing a system recovery but an error came up, now its saying bootmrg missing.... does any 1 have any idea how to fix this? or cud i make a recovery disc from my...
  5. J

    Left 4 Dead Problems

    hey ppl,hope every1 had a gr8 xmas. i got a small problem with left 4dead,installation went fine,the game works perfectly even on high settings but now every time i try to run the game it crashes. the game is throu steam so i load up steam then i luanch the game,the game loads i get to the...
  6. B

    need help!!

    iam running windows vista home premium and when i go onto pictures it does not have the preview icon in the view tab, does any one know how i can change this so that i dont have to open it up in image viewer all the time to find out which picture it is. cheers in advance.
  7. G

    Does anyone know what this is?

    isagq.exe sorry not sure if this is the right forum I got an error message saying isagq.exe has stopped working and needs to close. I googled it but found nothing about it. I checked the task manager and found it and when I checked the file location I found this:- isagq.dat...
  8. S

    Vista Boot. Help Plz

    Hi i have this problem and i can explain it below. Ok. My laptop is a hp Dv9628 Here is what happens: Step 1: HP SCREEN(PRESS F10 FOR BIOS ETC.) Step 2: windows loading bar loads. Step 3: Vista Startup Flash plays Step 4:welcome screen shows Here is were the problem lies. Screen goes black...
  9. J

    iTunes broke

    hey ppl for some reason my itunes isnt working properly.every times I try to access it it got this "The iTunes Libary.itl file is locked,on a locked disk.or you do not have the write permission for this file" I dont get why its doing this when it was working fine last night,Im the only user...
  10. A

    DVD RW wont read

    I have a ASUS DRW - 2014 L1T DVD-RW installed on a Vista-32 sp1 desktop PC. Recently it has stopped reading or recognising data DVDs (game, data, etc). It does recognise and play movie DVDs or CDs though. Nothing wrong with the failed DVDs as they work fine on different PCs. When I insert a...
  11. Dalo Harkin

    Microsoft faces FTC probe in Taiwan over Vista

    Many people and businesses have been upset by how Microsoft deployed Windows Vista and has treated Windows XP since. The strongest form of protest for most of them was simply choosing not to use Windows Vista, such as when Intel decided to skip and wait for Windows 7. That's fair enough, but...
  12. Dalo Harkin

    Windows XP still outselling Vista

    As we approach Vista's second birthday and distance ourselves from the launch of XP further, you might assume that Microsoft would have had enough time to make Vista attractive enough for people to prefer it over XP. DirectX 10 exclusivity, restricting vendors from selling XP, marketing...
  13. R

    freezing problem shortly after startup

    hello. when I start my computer it works fine for about 3 minutes and then freezes, doesn't matter if I open programs or not. When I start in safe mode, it works fine, no crashing or freezing at all. I have a HP Pavilion dv6000 laptop. Its about 3 weeks old. i am using vista home premium.