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  1. Don't know, but if nothing better comes up, one workaround would be to create the text box the way you like it, select it, and add it to AutoText, saved as say, 'TextBox'. You could create different customized boxes and store them there. I have a shortcut button on my Toolbar for AutoText.
  2. Windows Defender

    Just for your info ... Windows Defender doesn't come with a System Tray icon. This is by design. The word is that this option will be included in a later build. Regarding uninstalling: it should show in Control Panel's Add/Remove Programs as 'Windows Defender'. Regards
  3. [Question] Apply to All Folders Disabled

    Are you accessing Folder Options from within Control Panel? If so, try it from withing My Computer or Explorer, by selecting a particular folder and then going to Tools => Folder Options.
  4. Converting XP Home to accept OEM Serials

    Google setupp.ini
  5. [Question] - Known Microsoft Volume Labels

    Do you mean like these CD Codes for Windows XP? Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Retail ARMPXFPP_EN Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Upgrade ARMPXCCP_EN Windows XP Professional x64 Edition OEM ARMPXOEM_EN Windows XP Professional x64 Edition VLK/Corporate/Volume ARMPXVOL_EN Windows XP Professional (SP2) Reinstallation CD from Dell (pn:om150) XP2_PRO_ENG Windows XP Home (SP2) Reinstallation CD from Dell (pn:7K404) XP2_PER_ENG Windows XP Professional (SP2) Retail VRMPFPP_EN Windows XP Home (SP2) Retail VRMHFPP_EN Windows XP Professional (SP2) Upgrade VRMPCCP_EN Windows XP Home (SP2) Upgrade VRMHCCP_EN Windows XP Professional (SP2) OEM VRMPOEM_EN Windows XP Home (SP2) OEM VRMHOEM_EN Windows XP Professional (SP2) VLK/Corporate/Volume VRMPVOL_EN Windows XP Home (SP2) VLK/Corporate/Volume VRMHVOL_EN Windows XP Professional SP2) MSDN VRMPFPP_EN
  6. [Help] - Big Problem with .bat Extension/Batch files

    Here are the entries from my system: Copy the text below between the dotted lines, but not the dotted lines themselves. Open Notepad and paste it in. Save the result in a suitable location as batfile.reg - making sure that the default .txt extension doesn't appear in the file name. Double-click on the saved .reg file to merge the contents. Restart. -------------------------------------------------------------- Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.bat] @="batfile" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.bat\PersistentHandler] @="{5e941d80-bf96-11cd-b579-08002b30bfeb}" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile] @="MS-DOS Batch File" "EditFlags"=hex:30,04,00,00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\DefaultIcon] @=hex(2):25,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,52,00,6f,00,6f,00,74,00,25,\ 00,5c,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,33,00,32,00,5c,00,73,00,68,00,\ 65,00,6c,00,6c,00,33,00,32,00,2e,00,64,00,6c,00,6c,00,2c,00,2d,00,31,00,35,\ 00,33,00,00,00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\edit] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\edit\command] @=hex(2):25,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,52,00,6f,00,6f,00,74,00,25,\ 00,5c,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,33,00,32,00,5c,00,4e,00,4f,00,\ 54,00,45,00,50,00,41,00,44,00,2e,00,45,00,58,00,45,00,20,00,25,00,31,00,00,\ 00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\open] "EditFlags"=hex:00,00,00,00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\open\command] @="\"%1\" %*" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\print] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shell\print\command] @=hex(2):25,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,52,00,6f,00,6f,00,74,00,25,\ 00,5c,00,53,00,79,00,73,00,74,00,65,00,6d,00,33,00,32,00,5c,00,4e,00,4f,00,\ 54,00,45,00,50,00,41,00,44,00,2e,00,45,00,58,00,45,00,20,00,2f,00,70,00,20,\ 00,25,00,31,00,00,00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shellex] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shellex\DropHandler] @="{86C86720-42A0-1069-A2E8-08002B30309D}" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shellex\PropertySheetHandlers] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shellex\PropertySheetHandlers\PifProps] @="{86F19A00-42A0-1069-A2E9-08002B30309D}" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\batfile\shellex\PropertySheetHandlers\ShimLayer Property Page] @="{513D916F-2A8E-4F51-AEAB-0CBC76FB1AF8}" -----------------------------------------------------------------
  7. [Help] private folders

    In XP-home the Security tab is only visible in Safe Mode, unless you want to download a third-party tweak such as this one: Doug Knox - show Security tab in XP-home
  8. [Help] - Why Is Reactivation Required?

    One question and one suggestion: Do you get the activation request in Safe Mode? Try a System Restore to a point before this occurred.
  9. does anyone understand this

    That's a legitimate site sponsored by your college - North East Institute of Further and Higher Education - and links to MSDN. Lots of free software if you have been given a username and password.
  10. [Question] - registered program list clean up

    Hi, If some items may still show up in the 'Open With' listings, these may be stored in the KEY_CLASSES_ROOT registry key. These settings affect all users. You can remove the entries by navigating to the particular filetype's key setting: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.xxx\OpenWithList where xxx is the file extension. ------------------------------------------------------------ Even if this is edited, Windows may still show some default 'Open With' items. Depending on the file type, the 'Open With' listing is produced from the sub-keys under this key: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SystemFileAssociations\<filetype>\ But ... you probably don't want to mess with these.
  11. Accessing all the computers in Workgroup

    Computer Browser service set to Started and Automatic
  12. windows XP drive problem

    Hi, Try this: Go to Start => Run and type in regedit and click on OK Open the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT hive Scroll down to Drive (a lot of scrolling) Expand this key by clicking the + sign Highlight the Shell key In the right-hand pane is a string called Default If this string has a data value of "find", highlight this string, right-click and select Modify In place of the Value 'find', type in none and click the OK button Exit the Registry Editor.
  13. How to boot/install from USB key ?

    Here are some instructions you may find helpful: WeetHet USB Boot setup
  14. program list on start menu .. nothing!

    Hi, This solution may be worth a try: Ramesh - Start menu => Programs empty
  15. Problems with network.

    Especially in you get a "No Network available" error, the three most common causes of this condition that I know of are: 1. Disable Windows Internet Connection Firewall in Control Panel. 2. Disable the firewall in your computer (if you're running one) to isolate this as a possible cause (you have to allow traffic to/from the LAN addresses in your network). 3. Go to Start => Run and type in services.msc and check that the Computer Browser service is set to Automatic and Started. Luck!