I have an unusual problem.
I need to change my email account within Outlook but when I go to 'Account Settings' there are no accounts there, and so nothing to change.
What could be causing this, how do I access my account and how do I rectify it??
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Are you sure that your email is coming in through Outlook?
Post a screen shot of the Account Settings pane!
As the title implies I m currently having issues the first major issue is that my PC is turning on off and which the second is that my other hard drive suddenly up and Issue Invisible & HDD Computer Grounding disappeared on me My computer started to turn on and off on me for no reason while I was trouble shooting my initial problem of the HDD when I fiddled around inside my case Eventually ripping everything out of the case and quot card-boarding quot the motherboard which it worked and stayed on and as I gradually put everything back together it was all good until I sat the motherboard back onto the brass copper studs that sits inside the frame and screwed it in At that point my computer started to turn on and off again which lead me to believe it s some manner of a grounding issue Computer Grounding Issue & Invisible HDD I have no clue on what to do at this point about going about this should I just get a new case made of plastic My current full tower case is all steel While I was watching a movie which was stored on my second hard drive is started to freeze lag repeat all that good stuff on me It froze my computer up completely and I was force to hard reset the computer when I booted my PC back up I found that my second hard drive had up and vanished on me So I went into my bios and saw it quot working quot I switch to ACHI to see if it ll make a difference but I got a BSoD so I left it at IDE At that point my computer gave me the option to quot repair windoe files quot or start normally Both options made my computer get stuck on the loading screen thankfully safe mode boots up fine So what could had caused this and how may I go about fixing it nbsp
I also swapped out the PSU with a spare I had lying around, didn't get any power from it so I reused my old one. Now I don't have power from that one either. So besides the "missing" HDD and a suddenly a "no longer working PSU "I'm assuming the motherboard is bad, opinions?
I have been having issues with nfs for the longest time ok here s whats going on on different os s same specs let me break it down Windows XP q ti drivers nfs hot pursuit GPU usage x max settings - all the time Windows q ti drivers nfs hot pursuit GPU usage - x or x max settings - fps all the time Windows q ti drivers nfs hot pursuit GPU usage - x max settings - fps all the time Is this a CPU problem I swear nfs is the only game I own and tested and play that struggles on windows but works flawless on windows XP at x max On win you see the frames did increase when I play at and it works great but recording sucks Pretty sure once I upgrade my q to something better I wont have this issue but why does it run so good in XP also the gpu usage stuggles to get up to or but did slightly increase at in win just weird nbsp
http://www.needforspeed.com/news/need-speed-hot-pursuit-minimum-pc-specs. That is very odd because NFS: HP 2010 doesnt use DX11, and thus, should prove to perform equally well on Win 7. Try clean installing the 314.22 driver (custom install-->check the clean install checkbox)-->then install).
I have an: DIXONH55ITX Socket 1156 Advent Firefly FP 3104 System Motherboard
I'm looking to upgrade for 2 main reasons.
1.) Upgrade my Ram, (as the limit of ram for this motherboard is 4gb.)
2.) More than 1 PCI-E slot. (There's only one on this motherboard.)
But my main question is:
What do I need to take into account when upgrading my Motherboard?
(Compatibility issues etc.)
Also any motherboard recommendations (under £200). As I'm planning on upgrading my computer to a gaming rig.
Any replies would be greatly appreciated.
Not quite understanding you. Are you wanting to keep all other parts and just upgrade mobo, ram and gpu?:
It sounds to me like you are wanting to build an entire new system. If so, give us a budget and what should be included (monitor, windows etc.).
I ve been struggling for over a year with an intermittent network issues I can t seem to identify when it happens vs not more problematic is how to fix it quickly when it occurs Help would be greatly appreciated I bring my laptop Win OS to work and connect via wifi to the LAN It joins automatically and I have no problems with internet access I can access files on the LAN IF I have the path already ie I had the file open yesterday so it s showing in my quot recent documents quot or if I open Excel first and select the LAN Invisible item from the drop-down it opens just fine so I have no doubts that I am on the LAN The problem is that the other computers in the workgroup are intermittently not showing up in the LAN When I click on quot Invisible LAN Network quot today I see my computer and quot Wireless-G Router quot but not the other computers that are on This makes it difficult to browse and open new files that have been created on the other end One possibility I m considering is that the problem may be somehow created by attempts to connect to other networks I m rarely accessing the LAN at home which may explain why it s rarely a problem the other computers typically show up automatically but I unsuccessfully tried accessing someone else s wifi yesterday and I m having problems today I have tried rebooting I ve tried ipconfig release and renew It still shows me as being in the right workgroup I just can t see the other computers although I tried netstat and was able to ping the IP of the computer I m trying to access My knowledge of the prompt commands to refresh the network are minimal and I don t know if I m missing something there or need some other method Any advice on how I can get the LAN computers to show up Other info The main computer I need access to is running Windows XP Another is Windows I m assuming this isn t relevant since neither one is showing up and the problem is more visibility than access related Thanks Edit I was just informed the XP computer cannot access files on the computer This is not the first time my network issues have correlated with hers Historically lack of access between those two ethernet wired desktops not on wifi turning off McAfee firewall on the computer fixes it I don t have access to try that right now so I m thinking this is is related but I m not sure it s the only time I have problems seeing the computers I am not sure what is happening that the firewall keeps seemingly re-activating I ve turned it off quot permanently quot multiple times I ve tried calling McAfee for support around this but rather than offering any different firewall settings they denied that their software was causing the problem even though deactivating their software fixes the problem immediately Unfortunately I don t quite have the clout to get them to drop McAfee yet so if there are firewall settings that would allow us to keep the network or some more permanent way to keep the firewall from re-activating that may be the first area to try nbsp
I bring my laptop (Win 7 OS) to work and connect via wifi to the LAN. It joins automatically and I have no problems with internet access. I can access files on the LAN IF I have the path already; ie, I had the file open yesterday, so it's showing in my "recent documents", or if I open Excel first and select the item from the drop-down, it opens just fine, so I have no doubts that I am on the LAN.
The problem is that the other computers in the workgroup are intermittently not showing up in the LAN. When I click on "Network" today, I see my computer and "Wireless-G Router", but not the other computers that are on. This makes it difficult to browse and open new files that have been created on the other end.Click to expand...
sounds to me as if not all systems are on the same WORKGROUP name.
As typical with MS, the default workgroup name changed from XP(MSHOME), Vista(WORKGROUP), Win7(WORKGROUP) and that complicates your problem.
Make sure ALL systems are using the same name.
One possibility I'm considering is that the problem may be somehow created by attempts to connect to other networks. I'm rarely accessing the LAN at home, which may explain why it's rarely a problem, the other computers typically show up automatically, but I unsuccessfully tried accessing someone else's wifi yesterday and I'm having problems today.
I have tried rebooting, I've tried ipconfig /release and /renew. It still shows me as being in the right workgroup, I just can't see the other computers, although I tried netstat and was able to ping the IP of the computer I'm trying to access.
My knowledge of the prompt commands to refresh the network are minimal and I don't know if I'm missing something there or need some other method. Any advice on how I can get the LAN computers to show up?
Other info: The main computer I need access to is running Windows XP. Another is Windows 7. I'm assuming this isn't relevant since neither one is showing up and the problem is more visibility than access related.
Edit: I was just informed the XP computer cannot access files on the 7 computer.Click to expand...
Then please explain why someone would document otherwise
hi all my daughter has told me she used to press the email button on her laptop and access her emails now it doesnt access the emails sorry not uch info .but does anyone have a clue what is wrong or what I could do or try thanks
Does the laptop come w/ a program to customize keyboard settings? Maybe that a look at that. My Logitech keyboard came w/ a program called Setpoint which allows me to choose what email program to open when the button is pressed. I had an eMachine keyboard w/ an email button that opens up the default email program. So that's something else to check. Maybe the computer forgot what the default email program is.
I have windows XP. There are instructions on the net to use NTBACKUP.MSI. Even though I downloaded the file the computer can't find the file.
Whats the best way to back up to a portable hard drive on a regular basis?
I also would like to back up my address book to the portable hard drive.
What email program are you using?
Im trying to set up an email in outlook 2007 with ms exchange 2003. Under the exchange proxy settings, i set the connection settings to RPC.domain, and check the box that says "Only connect to proxy servers that have this principal in their certificate: I use the "msstd:rpc.domain
Sorrry, I accidently posted before i was finished. but I get an error message saying "the connection to ms exchange is unavailable. Outlook must be online or conncected to complete this action. Can anyone help me with this. Much appreciated.
Not sure if this belongs here or on the networking board. Anyway...
We have a network of about 20 pcs. I recently installed four new machines that run Windows 7 with Office 2010. The server is running Server 2003. Three of the machines worked perfectly from the beginning, accessing the server and sharing folders and files. One machine will only open files in "read only" mode. I have shared all the folders and given every permission there is but it will only open the files in "read only". It is a critical accounting machine that has to share and change files. What am I missing?
hmm; your wording is imprecise so need to make sure what you mean,
Office 2010 can not be shared other than the Calendar events and that's not done
You don't state the application that is sharing the common file on the server,
but I assume some accounting system installed on multiple client systems are attempting
concurrent access to the same accounting data.
You don't say if this has ever worked before with this setup or if this is the initial install for the Sharing of the accounting data.
First action is to access that file by only one system at a time (ie: disconnect the mapped Drive letter) and get that working.
First of all, I don´t know if this is the right spot to ask about hosting, but since Techspot has helped me with a lot of computer related problems, I thought I´d give it a try...
Anyways, I´m about to buy a hosting plan from Hostgator, but I want to use one account to host at least 3 different sites (top domains, like firstpage.com, secondpage.com and thirdpage.com). I know the reselling account would be the most effective, but I don´t need to have a different cPanel for each user.
Can this be done with a Baby plan? I´m going to buy domain names from another company, but I guess that doesn´t matter. I´m new to all this hosting stuff, so any help will be appreciated.
that's all up to the hosting site policies - - don't hold your breath.
the Apache2 web server does this with <VirtualHost: ipaddress:80>
Hello i want to know if i can play Medal of honor without lag online
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q8400 @ 2.66GHz
3.5 GB Really 4 but on vista
GeForce 8400 GS
Btw on systemrequirementslab it says my video ram is 2.0gigs
on systemrequirementslab it says i cant play but i played in the beta perfectly
and i can play call of duty black ops on low no lag even though my vid card doesnt reach the reqirements
i dont mind playing the lowest possible graphics
You must be running Vista 32-bit. You need a 64-bit operating system to "see" 4GB or more of system RAM. With playing on-line games, your Internet speed is more important than your hardware. What type of Internet access do you have, DSL, Cable?
I have a Dell Windows Small Business Server WIN k SBS that has been running smoothly for nearly years I also have a NAS device that is on the network and is set up as workgroup device Up until last week I could browse under My Network Places-Entire Network-Microsoft Windows Network and it would list both my Domain Controller network and also the workgroup Now it only shows my Domain Controller network HOWEVER - if I do a manual search on My Network Places for the workgroup it finds have invisible become Workgroups All Win2k SBS Network Domain on it and I can access it and all of its resources The workgroup name then appears in the tree but if I click on the All Workgroups have become invisible on Win2k SBS Domain Network workgroup name I get quot Workgroup is not accessible The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently available quot Thus it seems that the workgroups are fully functional just invisible All Workgroups have become invisible on Win2k SBS Domain Network I have done the following PRIOR to having this problem Installed Microsoft All Workgroups have become invisible on Win2k SBS Domain Network iSCSI Initiator on the Server then uninstalled it couldn t get it to work right New IPSEC errors have since appeared in Event Viewer on server bootup - Event Type Error Event Source IPSEC Event Category None Event ID Date Time PM User N A Computer SERVER Description Unable to allocate required resources Initialization failed Data T b c Event Type Error Event Source Service Control Manager Event Category None Event ID Date Time PM User N A Computer SERVER Description The following boot-start or system-start driver s failed to load IPSEC However according to Services IPSEC is actually running It appears the errors occurred after I uninstalled the iSCSI Initiator based on the System event log I checked a multitude of settings on the server see winhlp com wxnet htm Everything appears to be correct The Server is the master browser all the required services are running INCLUDING IPSEC etc nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/all-workgroups-have-become-invisible-on-win2k-sbs-domain-network.166717/
We host a domain 'nabina.com' with brinkster.com and use the same to provide us with emails to all our staff. The 'Servie Provider' provides facility to capture the incoming emails to another account. My concern is the email that our staff send from the individual Pc's in the workgroup/domain which I need to monitor and filter anly selected email. I would like to mention an example the emails that our sales staff send to suppliers must be blocked while to the cutomers should be allowed. Additional features to the device is welcome.
We had a server die and had to move the virutal servers to a new vm host. brought up the servers now Exchange2010 server will not communicate with the PDC. Ran the dcdiag tool and output it to a file which is attached. Email has been down for 12 hours now! Any help would be great!
This may sound dumb, but did you check to make sure your network card is still programmed with the static info it had before? We've had issues when moving virtual pc to a new host where the original network connection was "hidden" because it was on new hardware.
Right ok, I have a probably simple request, but its baffling me. I need to have my iPod and PC download emails. But I need it so that, if i delete an email of my iPod, it isn't there on my PC, and vice versa. But I need it too so that if I download the emails to my iPod, I can still access them on my PC.
I'm using a firefox extension called SimpleMail, that has options for POP3 and IMAP, and is useful and quick compared to thunderbird for me.
I've tried it, but just can't figure it out! A detailed step-by-step guide, would be HUGELY appreciated. Probably put this in the wrong section too, but its the best I could think off.
Basicaly any email account with IMAP would be able to do that: Gmail, MobileMe & even Yahoo! offer such services.
Emails are available on all the machines using the IMAP account & even your replies are copied over to all the machines so you can still access them from another machine than the one where you wrote them from.
I've got Windows XP Pro SP 3 with a new XP install on it.
I'd like to partition my WD 120MB HD before I install
Acronis True Image Home 2010
Can I do this with out any problems later on with true image
if so whats the best way to do it & the software I need & should
I make NTFS or fat32 for a format.
Why do you want to do this?
Free Hard Disk and Partition Imaging and Backup Software
What happen to my rapidshare premium account... almost 5 days, download is very slow...15kbps and finally gone... Normally, i got 212kbps.
Tell us more. What is a Rapidshare Premium Account?
I am new to Exchange Server 2003 and I have a friend with a network server that I don't know how to re-establish a user to the network. I moved one of his non used computers to this station and now when I try to log in the user I get the error that the name can't be verified because Outlook is not connected or online. This computer used to be online with a different user. Can anyone tell me the steps to check this? Thanks.
You would benefit from the server handbook or an outlook manual... too much to explain here in usable terms, methinks.
A user has been using her laptop for several years and uses Outlook for her POP3 email.
When we installed a server and joined her laptop to the domain she was unable to see her email without logging out of the server and logging back into her local account.
How do I let her domain profile be the same as her local profile?
You can't, it's considered as a different user. Just take the settings from Outlook and import them into the other account name.
My smartphone used to sync with the office Exchange Server, but I now want to sync my Outlook contacts with my home PC using standalone Outlook 2003. My PC runs XP SP2 and ActiveSync 4.5. Smartphone is Windows Mobile 6 Standard.
It looks as if I cannot sync Exchage Server contacts to standalone Outlook - if I try to switch to synching with Outlook it tells me the contacts on my phone will be deleted. Is there a safe way of diong this? I would rather retype all my contacts from the phone screen than risk losing them - I can no longer access my former office's Exchange Server.
Thanks for any help - Firepig
Try updating XP to SP3 and check for other Microsoft Updates too, while you are at it
i got windows xp pro i was missing around with computer management and did something now i cant log into my mind administrator account i try to reboot on safe mode i get the administrator name but i try to create a another accuont or change but i get a asses denied i try i to Ctrl Alt Delete and nothing i think i my have deleted something and messed everything up ..when i go to my user account from control panel i dont see a quest account or administrator all i see is that small picture off a bass guitar and its says administrator but under it says guest account i have no privilege for nothing . how can i change that guest under admintrator account ?
Microsoft's Windows XP Professional Repair Install step by step
Microsoft's Windows XP Home Repair Install step by step
http://www.windowsreinstall.com/winvista/index.htm (index page)
Or use UBCD to back up your data and re-install clean
Is anyone out there who can help me? I am registered with Incredimail for emails & I need to change my email address with them & although I have tried every which way to find out how to do this I cannot find a link within incredimail.
I would appreciate any help I can get as it
is driving me crazy. If I am unsuccesful I will have to remove Incredimail & go elsewhere. Thanks to anyone who can give me an answer.
I will try to explain this the best I can it seems weird but this problem seems to have started after my dad pluged his blackberry Multiple apparently network invisible connections into one of my Multiple apparently invisible network connections usb slots to charge it because they were Multiple apparently invisible network connections all full on his computer Although I had already been repairing my internet connection quite frequently lately before I could connect with a browser this would be while my connection was actually Multiple apparently invisible network connections active as ABC was uploading and downloading So after my dad unpluged his device I opened firefox It couldn t connect and the connection would not repair Meanwhile ABC is still connected I shut down ABC disabled the network connection From this point on I could not connect to the internet The connetion itself is fine My dad s computer is feet away running off the same router I unistalled my network card and when i re installed it my network conection icon was now quot network connection quot but could still not repair or connect with various error s most like quot cant get a network adress quot so bla bla bla - bang my head and repeat by this point I have quot network connection quot In my searches I discovered the blackberry must have given me quot client services for windows quot as I also have to log on with a password when i re-boot I have read and tried EVERY THING in the quot How do I uninstall Client Services for Netware on Windows XP Professional - quot thread to No Avail In other searches I found others with the multiple network connection problem but no soloution I m guessing that the quot network connection amp quot must be somewhere causing the problem Like maybe all have that damn client servies installed or somthing but I cannot even find them to get rid of it all i can say is thank god there is another computer that can get online feet away currently when i try to repair my connection the only visible one called quot Local Area Connection quot it says it could not renew my ip adress i think maybe a accidentaly unintalled the client or somthing and can t re-install it nbsp
get a command prompt (run->cmd) and enter
ipconfig /all >mytcp.txt
attach mytcp.txt to your follow-up; the file will be in your %profile% directory
this will document ALL the interfaces and their current settings
When composing an e-mail in Outlook 2007 (Vista), the typing never wraps round to the next line; it types as one continuous line from left to right. What do you do to change this back to multi-line?
Thanks for you help.
Which format are you using to compose the message? (HTML, Rich Text, or Plain Text?)
every time I log into my email God save the queen plays and repeats over and over
I have an old amptron 2000 laptop with realteck audio. Never a problem till today.
I ran spy bot, AVG, adaware,CC cleaner, looked over my shoulder, repeated including re-booting and still the refrain goes on. Thanks in advance for any help.
Are you kidding? What email program are you using?
I hope I'm putting this in the right place and I know it's probably I really simplistic question, but here it is:
I have Comcast Cable internet via modem that connects to my DLink 4500 gaming router. I have a PC(wired) , Laptop (wireless), another PC(wired), and XBox360(wireless) all connected to the Cable internet and home network.
I was thinking about changing my Comcast mail to Outlook express -- is this a good Idea? Can it be done? If so how do I do it? If I do it will all my mail accounts go through Outlook or can I just do mine and not my son's and husband's? Sorry again if this is not the place, but I figured you're used to newbies not knowing where to post. Thanks
Your Comcast email is known as a Webmail solution, while Outlook, Outlook Express
are Pop3 Email Clients.
All you need is to configure your Email Client to access the Postoffice @ Comcast;
you will actually still be able to use BOTH
The Comcast settings are here
Good morning I have a HP Pavillion Desktop computer at home email with Trouble and I recently signed up for Comcast high-speed internet Trouble with email which is run thru a cable modem The internet works great and is very fast Here is my problem I cannot do any kind of email If I try to click on the login button to sign in to our account it says quot page cannot be displayed quot It does this if you try to do any kind of email This is the first time that I have ever had this problem on my computer We didn t have internet on the computer for about a year and a half I Trouble with email also went to Apple com the other day and tried to download the latest versio of iTunes and it said quot page cannot be displayed quot Someone suggested turning off my Windows firewall I really didn t want to do that but I tried it and it didn t solve anything My Norton Security is out of date and needs to be updated but I don t know if that would have anything to do with it or not Any help would be greatly appreciated Thank you nbsp
You are a little vague on specifics.
Did you create a new Email account with Comcast during the install?
Are you trying to use that account or an 'old' account on another ISP?
Do you also use a router? Kind/type?
I bought the sleek sexy and a little overpriced Dell XPS system earlier this year and now I want it to put out By put out I mean accept my input which I suppose is the same thing I want to use my huge it massive I a inputs? does 2010, have have XPS quot monitor on my laptop as a display for my xbox Now I know that this is something that tons of people want to do but maybe there s something that I m missing that will allow I have a massive XPS 2010, does it have inputs? it I m currently using a Adaptec Gamebridge and it works but its not the quality it should be on my screen and it only does full screen which is a crime on my wide screen monitor anyway I ll post up the specs for i o the laptop has and hopefully some one will be ably to deliver Expansion Connectivity Expansion Slots Total Free Memory - Type I II ExpressCard Multimedia card reader Interfaces x Hi-Speed USB - Hi-Speed USB x Modem - RJ- x Ethernet - RJ- x Display video x Microphone x IEEE a x S-Video x DVI-I x IR blaster nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/i-have-a-massive-xps-2010-does-it-have-inputs.117056/
Hello everyone I ve been reading this Invisible problem forums for a while whenever I ve a problem that I do not know about I come here to check this is a great service you re all doing But now it s my turn to tell a story I can t figure this on my own My PC specs are on the sig any additional questions just feel free to ask I practically bought this computer by parts taking my old boards and cards out of the case I know my share on hardware specially electrical stuff Problem The Computer started to freeze and crash in BF with a multi-colored screen bars everywhere it would just crash the game and come to desktop I thought it was because I was testing the limits of Invisible problem my graphics started to go on ease on it and it was fine Not more than a week ago Invisible problem my computer started do the same thing in any kind of game I thoguht it would only do that on heavy graphical games but started to do that on low graphic ones too yesterday the frequency of doing that was high enough not to open any game specially because this time the whole computer would freeze on multi-colored screen and even more weird the sound would start looping so gfx and sound freeze also freezing my controls mouse and kb which led to manual reboots After testing alot from any forum I would find even through this forum I couldn t find any solution Today I ve unplugged everything and plugged everything back the problem still exists but now it doesn t even freeze just power crashes the computer which makes me think this cannot be a software problem This is what I know This is not a overheating problem I installed a new fan under my gfx card because my old one was doing some noise and stopping sometimes I was afraid the overheating would have led the gfx card or sound card in each side of this fan to melt or burn something but they re fine I ve ran CPU RAM stress tests graphic stress tests and reinstalled gfx driver and dx c same config as I ever had For crashing both gfx and sound I thought it was maybe the power supply I ve opened it and there s nothing melted or burnt there could still be an over-power problem causing short-circuit which I doubt it s happening or else it would crash without games Also maybe the CPU which is always mysterious besides cleaning is there anything I should look for signs of CPU malfunction My biggest guess is that my Corsair RAM cards are malfunctioning would explain why low graphics games would crash after a while and why games using heavy single player bots would crash not even a minute after starting the game but doesn t explain how now it power crashes the whole computer does it Could always be my ASRock motherboard which never gave me reasons of problems so I ve no idea how this problem could be related to it I ve read somewhere about leaking capacitors but I don t see anything wrong anywhere There were a series of power cuts in my town in the last months I ve checked everything and there s no signs those power cuts affected the computer but who knows Any tip Anyway I can figure where this problem is coming nbsp
Well your first post was sure a big one It may have made up for all the other times of just viewing (but that's ok)
You will need to do the basics
Confirm all drivers are updated
Even confirm Windows security updates are done (SP3 would be good )
Run Memtest on your Ram
Remove any dust internally, if possible
That will help for a start
Every time I compose a new message in Outlook Express and use MIDI music as a background the SW SYNTH in audio gets knocked back to zero. This only happens in OLEXP, toherwise MIDI's play OK.
Running Windows XP Pro SP3 OLEXP 6.0
What is your computer? Make and model?
Hi I am a small business owner running laptops and a desktop pc one of the laptops is running xp although will hopefully upgrade it to vista soon I am looking to purchase a NAS device mostly for media sharing and syncronization between pc s but would like to be able to access my email accounts via outlook NAS email knowledge and lacking. although would consider another product with same basic functionality eg local storage tasks calendar etc I am using googlemail for all my NAS and email knowledge lacking. accounts I am aware that there are several NAS devices out there that let you connect and manage NAS and email knowledge lacking. files remotely over the internet It seems that to me that it should therefor be relatively simple to have all outlook or alternative files stored on a remotely accessible NAS to synchronize accross all pc s automatically on login hereby removing the need for an expensive hosted service such as MS exchange I have googled just about every variation I can think of to find the relevant information but to no avail I am fairly savvy for an unqualified home user but lack the deeper understanding of NAS and outlook to get through this one on my own If this is possible please give some advice on setup and the best hardware fro the job Lastly if the NAS doubled as a print server that would be cool too MAny thanks in advance for your help Best regards Don nbsp
NAS devices (Network Attached Storage) just attach to your LAN using the File Sharing,
Map Network Drives capability.
1) Internet access to one of YOUR LAN drives is a big security hole, so that's not the
2) depending upon the software you use to send/receive, sharing email files can easily corrupt them and you lose everything.
If I wanted Internet access to my email, I would use a Webbased email solution
(like gmail), configure it to retain all down loaded email, and the use my pc
to access the gmail pop3 account.
Help! How can I share Outlook 2007 Calendar on 3 networked computers running vista home premium? Don't wanna spend 700 bucks for Exchange Server. Can it be done?
For workgroup users (ie those without a domain controller), it is done by sharing
create or open an appointment
click the Attendee Availability tab
at the lower left, click Invite Others
enter the name of the Contact and click find
when selected, click Required or Optional
repeat for all attendees
when done, click OK
as each Contact receives the appointment by email, they accept or decline the schedule
their calendar and yours are updated
and the status of all can be seen using the radio button Show Attendee Status
Can anyone guide me about Video email marketing? Is it possible to customized banners and links with my video emails?
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Lots of valuable information in that file I'd like to access. I was able to create a new Outlook file in safe mode so I guess the program is OK.
It was suggested to me recently the cause may have been due to me having Microsoft Service Pack 1 at the time. I had not updated to Service Pak 2 (which I now believe has been updated to Service Pak 3). Has anyone had experience with this and, if so, do you think there's a chance that if I update my Service Pak that I might still have a chance of recovering the data I had in my original Outlook file?
I dont think just upgrading to service pack 3 would do any good.
May be you need some more luck there.
Hope you get the help you need
I'm older, as are my eyes, and the type in HTML emails is difficult to read. I changed Outlook 2003 to display everything as Text so I can enlarge using my scroll wheel but the tons of hyperlinks detract.
My Windows menus and Firefox are 14 point for easy reading but I can't find an Outlook setting that applies to HTML messages.
Your help will be appreciated.
Have a read of this thread: http://www.techspot.com/vb/showthread.php?p=618919
It states Outlook2007, but should be similar (if not the same)
I know it probably is, but I thought I would ask anyway. I got an email to 'Test' and 'Keep' a Dell XPS laptop. So what kind of scam is it?
DON'T OPEN! If its not malware,it's a sales scam. Just label it spam and drive on.....Don
Hi I have this problem we have a server running exchange server. There is 3 computers connected to the server running outlook. On 1 of the computers all of the emails have been deleted how can i restore the emails back onto this computer the other 2 computers have all of the emails.
Oh I thought you were wondering about changeing the maximum limit : http://www.techspot.com/vb/showthread.php?t=98129
I have Microsoft Outlook 2007 Service Pack 1
I would like to know how I can install Polish for spell checking
I can speak Polish but can't write it
I think installing Proofing Tools from your Office CD and then install Polish proofing tools.
More info here: http://www.outlook-tips.net/archives/2006/20061229.htm
And here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc179042.aspx
And here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/937156
I have a Iomega 250GB external hard drive. I partitioned it with 80 GB as FAT32 and the rest as macintosh file system.
I was using the pc partition and had several files ther (20 GB).. I was using the drive with a pc an disconnected it. After reconnecting it to the pc the drive was detected but no files were visible inside the it. It still show that there are 60 GB free and that it has a total space of 80GB. I tried connecting it to another pc and had the same problem.
Any clue to what happened?. Is there a way to recover the files?
Did you "safely remove" the drive before unplugging? If not, then the filesystem got corrupted and the data was never written to the disk either.
You most certainly cannot recover all of the data although file recovery software may be able to get something back.
You can try to fix it using chkdsk or just reformat the partition.
Anyone else run into this issue?
We have 4 seperate computers running on a wireless network here at work. Recently we started having an issue where we can access the internet through email, but we can't pull the internet up via a web browser (IE). We end up having to click on the "repair" connection button for windows wireless over and over and over until it actully allows us to access the internet via the browser.
Have you experienced this? What is it all about?
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With regards to your problem, try restarting the router by unplugging it, waiting about 10 seconds then plugging it in again. Make sure that the settings are saved on it though otherwise you'll have to put them all in again.
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A year ago I bought a Lenovo ThinkPad R I love it to death but it s got one little quirk that consistently drives invisible R60 on network ThinkPad me crayz and I haven t been able to figure out a way around the problem No matter what kind of network I m on or where no one else s computer can see my Thinkpad I always make sure I m using identical protocols and settings as all other computers on the network I always make sure my workgroup name is the same I always make sure I have shared folders and I always make sure that file and print sharing is turned on I have no problem connecting to the internet or browsing shared folders ThinkPad R60 invisible on network on other computers or network drives But no one can ThinkPad R60 invisible on network see me for more ThinkPad R60 invisible on network than a few minutes--I do appear briefly but only briefly--after I log onto the network wireless or wired does not matter This is a hassle I cannot frag for any period of time again games do not see me on the network I cannot set up an Ad Hoc connection The only way I can do IM over a network is if the client supports messaging directly to a specific IP such as NetworkChat I ve tried everything I know how to do but no matter what my laptop seems to be stuck in perpetual quot stealth-mode quot I ve played with every network setting in ThinkVantage I can find with no luck I have bought a wireless PC card and tried connecting with that instead of the internal WAN or LAN but it s no different Always I can see them but they can t see me I have found other people who have had this problem with ThinkPads but as yet no solution Lenovo and IBM tech support insist it s an ID T issue and won t troubleshoot with me I can promise you that isn t the case Does anyone have more information about this problem or how I might solve it I really would like to be able to frag folder-share and IM with this laptop it s great but it s such a waste if I can t have any fun with it nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/thinkpad-r60-invisible-on-network.83044/
I invisible now? 5 - rebuild RAID data run an Sil r with WDC G hard drives drive recently had issues apparently it had quot dirty data quot per the event log on the sataraid app that came with my controller So i stopped my auto-defragger long enough to try and let it rebuild still kept failing and aborting Finally the drive was orphaned somehow maybe to many power up downs so i RAID 5 rebuild - data invisible now? tried to rebuild it only to find it showing up as a quot spare quot I then deleted the quot spare quot and started the rebuild manually again The rebuild took about hours the disk was pretty full but then i started noticing the rebuilt volume RAID 5 rebuild - data invisible now? appeared to be missing data Strange thing was the percentage of free space was about the same then i discovered i could even browse to the quot invisible quot directories by typing in the name s as long as i could remember the exact spellings How can i un-hide all my data for lack of a better term Heck i can even open files if i type in the full address in the address bar running winXP by the way Help I need access to all my data again and i don t know the names of all my files so that s a pretty bad work around To add i keep seeing a yellow triangular alert icon down in the taskbar system tray and it seems to pop up every time i see an entry in my sataraid app event log for quot Database initialized quot nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/raid-5-rebuild-data-invisible-now.81433/
I have an annoying problem I took one disk from another computer and installed it on the one I use most There it had on Invisible Sectors Hard Drive a GB capacity although the disk was identified as the GB disk by the manufacturer After installation I removed partitions created a new one and formated it The partition was formatted in NTFS I expected to use this disk for The disk storing miscellaneous data The Windows XP Pro when I ran the CheckDisk on this second hard drive after some indexing issues that I could not understand modified the available disk space from GB to GB Now when I start up my computer the BIOS set up also shows GB as the maximum space So now I could not access the additional GB in this lost space from within the Windows The peculiar thing though Invisible Sectors on a Hard Drive is that I can see the space and even delete the files and directories stored in it when I run Norton Ghost and exit to DOS I see files that should have been Invisible Sectors on a Hard Drive formated away a while back I can manually delete these files and directories in DOS by using DEL and RD commands Very tedious process of processing one directory at the time However my computer still does not see this lost space I even tried Partition Regeneration software but to no avail the lost space is not visible What this though suggests to me that the bad sectors were just marked bad by the system even though they are not bad at all Is there something that I can do to have my computer recognize the entire disk space Once the BIOS recognizes the entire space I hope to be able to recover at least some of it with Partition Regeneration program I appreciate any advice nbsp
hum; you deleted the existing partition, created and formatted a new one
(assumed to be the full 37gb) and you see files in dos but not in xp?
repeat the partition delete;recreate;reformat to cleanup the new HD.
GHOST is a problem by itself as it copies raw sectors, good or bad.
run chkdsk /f on the original HD before you attempt to ghost it to the new HD.
My husbands aunt has dial up, we set her email account up but now several months later it is telling her that someone else has that account and she is unable to send email, this is the 2nd time this has happened. How can this be fixed so it doesn't happen again?
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You dont say what email provider you have, if its with an ISP or with one such as MSN hotmail, Your thread title mentions MSN so I'll hazard a guess that she either hasnt used in for more than once in 30 days and as such the account has been shut down, this is to prevent unused accounts cluttering up the MSN server and filling with junk mail.
To keep a hotmail account active you have to login regularly, about once a fortnight at least.
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I wonder if anyone can help. I have been receiving emails without any problems but when I try to open some of the attachments, all I get is a page of gobble-de-**** nonesense.
Someone suggested that I save these emails as a 'eml' insted of a 'txt'.
I have no idea what this means and even less of an idea of how to do it.
Can anyone help?....
What e-mail program are you using?
What are these attachments supposed to be? (You should never open an attachment with unknown contents!)
Who sent you these letters and what e-mail program did they use?
I would like to know if there are any tools available on the internet to trace an email.It's a junk mail.Please help.
You can check e-mail headers via the options button while in an e-mail. Copy and paste the text from one and we'll see if we can trace its origin (blank out any important network information to do with yourself or your company such as public IP address if you like).
I am encountering a bizarre issue synchronizing a Motorola Q to our in-house Exchange server. Topically, everything is working as expected. The problem at hand is, at seemingly random intervals, the Outlook inbox as well as the Q Outlook inbox randomly marks all messages as read; as would be expected, this is creating havoc in matters of scheduling, &c. I have searched all of the Outlook settings, as well as all available Outlook-related options on the Q to no avail. Has anyone had any experience with these phones or any such synchronization issues? Outlook 2003 is completely updated; I am not sure about the version of the Q's firmware, but would assume, considering the phone is new, that it is probably the latest version....
Check with technical support for Motorola Q phone... To see if they have any issues like you have described above..
It just happend a week ago Internet became terribly slow many websites - about of them - don t load at all page not found and I can t send Email - only recieve MSN Messenger either connects or not it depends if it feels like doing so In addition Start- gt Run- gt cmd- gt ipconfig had displayed quot ipconfig quot is load, Email don't can't Websites send not recognized as an external or internal command and something with a Websites don't load, can't send Email batch file I was fixed by going to My Computer- gt Properties- gt Advanced- gt Enviroment Variables- gt Path and editing Websites don't load, can't send Email it to c windows system Before changing it had been something with Quicktime which was fully uninstalled afterwards My Specs AMD X GTX Extreme MB DFI LanParty Ultra-D OCZ GB X - - - WD GB RPM ENERMAX Watt DMark Using NOD Sygate Firewall Adaware Regvac Registry Mechanic Tuneup Utilities Whats the problem I ve tried uninstalling the Ethernet drivers and reinstalling didn t work My computer is virus and spyware-free and well-protected What could go wrong nbsp
refer to this tutorial
http www shoprbc com ca shop configurator php cgid I m on ABOUT a not inc tax and not REALLY that low budget but that isn t SOLID though if I find something worth breaking my budget OR YOU suggest that I will be very happy with a particular item and I d have to break my budget I m also trying to sell an old HP Pavilion just to generate a few extra bucks And I don t want to sound like I m complaining so don t take it like that but I m in a wheelchair which is WHY I have to do work that I can :) QUOTE! QUOTE EMAIL decide ME shops THE and This me help page; sit down in and I DO spend A LOT of time in front of my PC so MY PC is very important to me which is why I m This shops QUOTE page; help me decide and EMAIL ME THE QUOTE! :) asking for your help with this AND I think if you read the very end of this post I have a fun way for you to help me out Now I want to do multimedia and a BIT of gaming I m going in to Media Design maybe even GAME DESIGN itself in school next year this is why I need a new machine so I need to be able to for example run TWO extremely CPU intensive apps at the same time like a multitrack mixer and a track editor so I know I m pretty much having to go with the duel core SO I already have a case the simple black anatec one everyone else bought when it came out in and they just have to put in a new PSU for me for the bit mobo I also already have piles of disk drives and a DVD writer that is just fine So now I m PRETTY sure that I want to go with a DUEL CORE because I ll need it for my multimedia work And I m very familier with the ASUS products already so I d probably just want to stick with them but if there is something less expensive that is MORE suited to my work then please suggest it RAM I do not BELIEVE is an issue though I could be wrong but I was just going to go with the basic g After I ve picked my chip and board up all I need to do is pick a graphics card and a sound card for my multimedia work and yes I understand that with my budget I m trying to put together a pro machine and its difficult to do that But my basic idea is that since I m just a starter multimedia artist and not a pro I don t NEED the PRO version of what a pro would use and pay for right NOW anyways so what I m trying to do is get the smaller cheaper version of the machine I would WANT to own when I got out of school and was working The baby version of the monster I would get when I m really working I know its hard with my budget but don t forget that I m in Canada and I m going to get taxed to death when I buy this So can you help me configure the Chip Preferably DUEL CORE but if that is what is driving up my price too high all the time then I THINK I can deal with single for now though I may regreat that Mobo there are some odd chipsets out there now why do ATI and NVidea have chipsets does that mean I don t need the card anymore and if I AM going to get a Radon X-card of some type then can t I save money but NOT getting a board with the onboard stuff RAM was just going to go generic gig providing it works Video card is it REALLY needed in some of these mobos these days that have the integrated stuff otoh isn t the integrated stuff not that good and shouldn t I just get a quot plain quot mobo with lots of slots and buy cards instead - I DO plan on buying a VIDEO card so well see Sound card cheapest that I can attach a MIDI piano to later or I ll do that more seriously and again see PSU How much power am I going to need Sometimes because I have SO MANY USB things plugged I think I already run low on power A SO all I m asking YOU GUYS to help me with is deciding on the best motherboard and chipset platform to work everything else off of and IF I should even bother in some cases getting the cards if integrated chips if I DO PLAN on buying an ATI PCI-E video card and insert brand sound card anyways I ve NOT been keeping track of this stuff much anymore just only have time for so many quot tech quot hobbies so I just do not know what m... Read more
i would go with an intel core2 duo processor, asus 680i motherboard, and at least a gig of corsair DDR2 800 ram, in dual channel config. i reccomend two smaller hard drives as apposed to one big one, so you could run them in a fast raid 0 array. raid 0 combines the capacities of the disks involved, so two 160GB drives would give you single 320GB volume. as for the power supply...go with a name brand (that's important for pretty much all computer parts) known for quality, such as antec or PC power & cooling.
if you get a single video card, i would say get the antec neopower 550w, which is quiet, efficient, and supports modular cabling.
as for the USB usage you mentioned, your USB controller (mobo) is going to be the limiting factor in determining how much power can be drawn.
i would edit your post and remove your email address, this is a public webpage and can be viewed by anyone.
Here is the found connect account Windows domain cannot (2003)...computer to not back story I am at a school with a NT domain server We bought a new SP server We have two IP ranges Our old configuration had static IP address with DNS servers located at the Windows cannot connect to domain (2003)...computer account not found district that was referenced in the TCP IP properties I set up the new server with roles It has an Active Directory It is a DHCP server I have machines The DHCP has a superscope with scopes within the superscope Each scope has a range of IP address and the exceptions for the server printers et cetera It also is a DNS server that quot listens to all IP addresses quot instead of listen to the quot following IP addresses quot However on the listen to the following IP addresses I put in it s own IP address The DNS server also has forwarders to the district DNS servers The last role is as a File Share I have connected about computers just fine Everything is working good however I am now getting sporadic computers that can t log on I get this message Windows cannot connect to the domain either because the domain controller is down or otherwise unavailable or because your computer account was not found Please try again later Click to expand The computers are still on the server If I re-add the client machine to the domain everything is fine--for now This has been happening to xp machines It has happened times now and I am worried about a continual problem or a major problem around the corner Are there any ideas on what is causing this I have read up a little bit about SID problems but I am not that literate yet I am wondering if I set something up wrong failed to set something up or if there is an entirely different reason Could it be because the computers are still on the NT directory I have not taken off the NT active directory yet or added the NT server to the server I also have an independent server for the library and a server for a special ed room and program No one at the district can help I am out of ideas I am getting really worried that I did something wrong I can t fix I am not an expert I am in the very beginning stages of my MCSA training nbsp
I would look at the network before you look at the OS, when it happens see if you can ping the server by name and IP, also look in the event viewer of the machine and see if there is anything showing up in there.
new build/ pros and cons /please
New build? This may not be the greatest, however the price seemed right for a first time build. Biostar Gforce 6100 M9 nvidia socket939 with heat sink on the nvidia 4 chip. Atholn64 3200+ Venice. Kingston dual channel 512 pc3200 ddr 400mhz 2x256. Thermaltake 430w ps I'm open to any thoughts, so my next will be better PS: Its for my 14 year old daughter who mainly does Im, email, music, Surfing, my space ect Thank you Kirk
I have a weird problem connection problem when I to go to Outlook. The connection says authorizing then a timeout error. This problem comes and goes. Does anyone have a thought as to what this might be?
Try disabling email scanning in your AV/Firewall.
Sorry invisible blinding with wonderful Elders and lights. me wierd My are their about this but I ve currently not got access to my home connection or computer and I can t remember which card I m using but on the off-chance it s not a card-specific fault and I ve just activated some feature I shouldn t have here we go If anyone thinks it s card specific I ll try and remember to pick up ALL my system specs before coming to work tomorrow Here it is It s Oblivion I ve just thought to take My invisible Elders are blinding me with their wierd and wonderful lights. a nice nap in the drunken dragon inn and wake up to the mysterious Lucienne Lechance Everything goes swimmingly as he tells me about the lovely playgroup he s inviting me My invisible Elders are blinding me with their wierd and wonderful lights. to join It s only when he walks away and tries to go invisible that things go wrong His silouette stays as a clear and transparent Mr Lechance while all around is a mess My invisible Elders are blinding me with their wierd and wonderful lights. of either equally spaced spots of contrasting colour or lines It s not just Mr Lechance either it s everything that s invisible except my own hands provided I m looking in st person that is Appologies if I ramble on Please feel free to grumble at the unnessesary narative above nbsp
Have you installed the patch they released a couple of weeks ago? it had a lot of bug fixes.
i need to get into the administrator account on this laptop.
i barely know any information about this computer.
i am on a limited account.
it is a dell inspiron 1100.
& i am using windows xp pro.
obviously, i need to get the password for the administrator account.
i would really apprececiate some help on this matter.
please & thanks.
Ask the administrator.
Hello Well my PC randomly turned off no overheating no overclocking no voltage spike then I noticed my dvd-rw and dvd-rom drives were apparently missing allthough working a second ago I consulted device manager and they both had quot are drives channel invisible.... 1 IDE quot s by them so i reinstalled them they were detected and quot successfully installed IDE channel 1 drives are invisible.... and ready IDE channel 1 drives are invisible.... to use quot No luck Then I tried changing the cable no luck Then even odder after another random shutdown somtimes at startup somtimes randomly the BIOS decided there was no dvd drives plugged in then after a restart they reappeared Odd eh I think the motherboards had it Allthough everything is supposedly working fine My Specs everything has latest firmware and drivers inlcludes BIOS x IDE channel 1 drives are invisible.... LG DVD-ROM x LG DVD-RW x Maxtor Fireball gb x Seagate Barracuda gb Abit NF -V nForce gb SKT - under one year old Amd Artic Cooling Freezer - C - vCore V defualt x Crucial PC GB x Crucial PC MB GT MB Gainward GS Hiper Type-R W A Rail Cheers People Alex nbsp
Check your motherboards cdrom for drivers. If its, say, a via chipset then you have to install drivers.
thats good amperage on the 12 volt rail.
I have setup my computer (WinXP Home) to have two user accounts. I've noticed that often (maybe always) whichever account is initially logged into when the computer is first booted up seems to be the only account from which the CD or DVD drives can be accessed. What can I do to correct this?
I'm looking for a way to trace a spammer, legally, with legal intent.
The isp would be great.
attatched is txt I've gotten already.
Thanks for any help.
if emails come to a mail client like thunderbird ot mozilla you can view the whole content
view message source
that may get you origin
thunderbird and mozilla only
I don't know bout IE or messenger
Hello from newbie to this forum After searching threads I could not find solution for this particular and perplexing problem I have a small network as follows Winxp pc Win kpro pc G Mac All connected through SMC Barricade router which is connected to adsl modem Sprint The problem is that the Win pc has lost ability to connect to internet through any browser IE FF Moz Opera I can send and receive email use my ftp program to connect to remote servers and upload download files and can move files from my Mac to PC via Dave client software Here is what I have tried so far powered off everything then powered up modem router pc bypassed router hooked pc directly to modem disabled firewalls uninstalled reinstalled tcp ip uninstalled reinstalled nic replaced nic with known good one use internet, out email, ping can receive Cannot can access FTP, replaced cat cable I can access internet with the winxp computer Cannot access internet, can receive email, use FTP, can ping out using it now I can ping from win computer to this computer and mac can ping router and modem from win pc can ping loopback and ip address from win pc ipconfig shows that I am being assigned an address all pcs on net have same subnet mask address I cannot ping the win pc from the mac or the winxp machine I have also run WinsockFix exe I have deep scanned with Norton for viruses I have run Adaware and MS spyware Still no joy I would appreciate any suggestions nbsp
May sound daft, but have you ran the Internet connection wizard, sometimes it just fixes things.
Recently I set up a Wi-Fi network in my flat so that everyone could use the internet. The router that I'm using is the DSL-G604T and it seems to be working fine, except for the fact that my flatmates pc can't see the access point, and neither can his Nintendo DS.
Anybody got any suggestions?
Did you enable SSID broadcasting on the router? Is the wireless enabled on the computer and Nintendo?
Is the printer supposed to work? Mine doesn't follow what the manual says. Specifically, the toner save button doesn't work. When I press it it doesn't turn the light on and off. Print result is the same. The only way I can change the toner save is through the software.
I have windows XP .When i opening Microsoft outlook It get hanging.When i changing the data store folder then it opening.After 2 or 3 days the same pbm occured.I have Macfee 8.0 installed on that pc.
Plz give solution.
Following 2 re-installs of SBS2003 on my Dell 400SC server none of the workstations on our network are able to send emails via Exchange server.
The error message that keeps coming up is:-
"553 sorry, that domain isn't in my list of allowed rcpthosts (#5.7.1)"
I'm pretty sure this is just a setup issue but having searched several other forums there seems to be several opinions as to the cause of this error.
Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
All the workstations are running XP Pro (SP2) and using Outlook 2003 for email. :blackeye:
Normally this would be an incorrect DNS configuration on a Windows Server. Check your event viewer. If there are DNS errors, you may want to resolve those first. If you DNS is clean, you still may want to use the IP address of your Mail Server instead of the domain name. Additionally, something I've run into in the past is some ISP's only allow sending of mail within so many seconds of POP3 authentication. I believe QWest does this. This is their way of preventing relaying but it screwed me up seeing how they provide our connectivity but my POP3 email is with another company that houses our domain so I never downloaded POP3 from Qwest. It could be that username and password authentication are required to get around this. I'm not sure where that setting is but I'll try to remember to look on my server at work tomorrow. If I find anything good, I'll let you know.
I have just lost every thing on O/Exp, all folders, emails the lot, it now looks like the first time I ran with O/Exp all the basic folders are there but empty, I have tried restore but it's just the same. Have done a search and what comes up is the same empty O/Exp. I have a feeling that the start up may be inhibited as I had a start up progame and monitor which I have just deleted. HELP, if the wife finds out I will be made to do the ironing for a month aaah.
This link is almost relevant- http://support.microsoft.com/kb/313055/ the bit about searching for .dbx files certainly is.
Hi im in a wierd situation. All of the sudden my internet or router decided to block me from Limewaire, Steam, Gamespy, and Azureus. It says I have no connection and or I am behind a firewall. Well ive disabled all my antispyware anti adware programs, internal xp firewalls, and I dont have and anti virus programs installed. I also checked my router settings and everything is the way it has been.
Computer: Alienware 51m 7700 XP Home SP2 (With wireless card)
Router: NetGear WGR614v4
I am stumped beyond all belief right now, I dont know whats the problem.
Could your ISP be blocking these?
i Had buy a kingstar 2.0 usb flash drive, i had accedently format it using the winme formatter, hin file sys became ft32, i copy some file to it but if i unplug it from the pc and plug it again the files be invisible when i saw the proprieties of my usb flash drive the used volume is us the total of all files,
so the fileshad been copied but areinvisible
how can do please?
ehy guys i am at a cafe in austin trying to send emails from a wireless connection, it says i have excellent connection but am unable to send, can receive email but not send, pls help
"unable to send" means what? What program are you using? What kind of a mail account?
hi helpful people, i recently (yesterday) installed Verizon DSL and have no problems with it except that when i access my Yahoo mail it takes frustratingly forever to download anything. When i used my old ISP again, as i haven't cancelled it yet, Yahoo worked fine. So i contacted Verizon who told me it was either a Yahoo problem or a computer problem??? When i informed them that it only started when i installed their software, and went away when i used my other ISP, they inferred i was some kind of ignorant *****. They were absolutely no help. So what gives? Am i some kind of ignorant *****, or could it indeed be Verizon stuffing it up? Everything else downloads fine. Could it be that i have mainly Australian Yahoo email addresses, thereby creating some sort of spam problem? I appreciate your help.
it could be many things, but let's start with some basics.
You mentioned Verizon DSL, implying a telephone connection rather than
a cable. Secondly, how do you access your original ISP; dial-up?
Started after loading their software -- what does that package do?
Is it like AOL which presents the whole interface of a browser (totally unnecessary).
With the DSL modem in place, I would bet you could just start any browser and
it would access the Internet just fine - - including your Yahoo Email. Once your
computer has IP, Gateway and DNS addresses, your good to go and all programs
which have tcp/ip ability will run without knowing how or who(the isp) got
installed or configured.
you can verify your tcp thus;
run->enter the word
results look like
Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : xxxx.adelphia.net
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-0F-B1-3C-CC-1D
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
IP Address. . . . . . . . ... . . . : 192.168.0.4
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DHCP Server . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 18.104.22.168
Lease Obtained. . . . . . .. . . : Tuesday, August 09, 2005 7:39:49 AM
Lease Expires . . . . . . . .. . . : Monday, January 18, 2038 8:14:07 PM
but your specifics will be unique to Verizon
i was having problems with tiger woods 2005 locking up during play online and just on the regular game so i bought a new geforce mx 4000 video card. now, when i open the game the golfer is invisible. the game seems to work otherwise, but no golfer when i start and no golfer in the game. i've called ea a few times and they verfied i have all the correct drivers etc. but they have no clue. i installed tiger woods 2004 to see what it would do and it works great, much better than before the new card. completely new graphics etc i never even knew were on the game, but no go on 2005. any ideas out there? i'm jonesing to play this game.
Using WideBand achieving about 1.5 Mbps with a speed test. When sending email with file attachment of 3.2MB, the time to send or receive the email w/file attachment takes minutes not seconds. A friend with the same BroadBand service using the same email message w/same attachment can do it in 73 seconds. Is there something I'm missing in settings on my system? Or is this an issue with the mail server(s) and MIME?
Well it all depends on what you upload speed is, not your download speed. You likely have 256kpbs or maybe a little higher. That really limits your capability of sending a large attachment quickly.
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I've tried deleting all other accounts, other than my own, and making all new ones and I still cannot get the internet to work on any of the other accounts. I don't know whether the DNS isn't working right or what? I am using XP and could use and appreciate any help i could get. Thanks, Jeremy
Hello--I have been having trouble with running my protools 002 on my windows xp. A friend of mine metioned setting up 2 separate user accounts one for Protools---the other for everything else. The plan is to strip down---"tune" (uninstall any unnessesary programs from the protools account, in hopes to help it run smoother--The problem is...When I uninstall programs in the control panel,
it uninstalls it from both user accounts. Is there a way to run each user account separately? Please help!!
Thank you for your time!!
Hi All,I'm(all of a sudden)unable to click on links in all of my emails except yahoo-i'm pretty sure that i have all of my settings correct,but when i click on an email link,nothing happens-it just refuses to go to the link.Any help is appreciated.Thanks for your help/time.
Depending on email-program, you might be able to click on the View-button. In Pegasus, this triggers activation on/off for links.
Im running windows xp on my 2 computers, and they both use the same internet thingy, i have set up evey user on the computers to have different emails (i got freeserve and its the thing were u change the bit before the "@" and then u can have as many emails as u want) but no matter what computer im using or what account im in, i will recive everyones email in the inbox and address im checking on... is there a way to stop it cus as u can probably tell its very annoyin if someone has checked their email before me and my mail has been recived in there account.
Thanks if u can help,
BTW, yes i have tried looking on google but cant find ne thin to help....thanks agen....
Are you sure they offer separate Emails or simple aliases to the same mailbox ?
How can this be.
I have the 2 computers side by side, same OS xp home on the same broadband connection, not connecting through each other.
But on the laptop I can access the internet send email but get this message when trying to recieve.
Your server has unexpectedly terminated the connection. Possible causes for this include server problems, network problems, or a long period of inactivity. Account: 'mail.jerseymail.co.uk', Server: 'mail.jerseymail.co.uk', Protocol: POP3, Server Response: '+OK 1531 octets.', Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Error Number: 0x800CCC0F
I get a brief glimpse of the number of messages that are there before this message appears.
I have put the settings into the other machine and can send and recieve on that email account.
So I know i have the correct user names and passwords.
Any help much appreciated.
I have tried that, I also deleted all email details, put in my own and got the same error message.
I have now put in original settings and am getting the same error.
The machine has also become painfully slow. I am going to look what I can uninstall.
My latest problem is that, on Outlook Express, when I want to subscribe/unsubscribe a newsletter, say, & I click on their e-mail link, I'm told that I am not set up to do it directly, or words to that effect, so I have to write down the address to remember it, then click "write mail" & type in the address which is frequently a mighty long one!
Can I do something to avoid going through all this each time?
Unless you are an AOL user, you can probably just change your settings so that html links will show up in emails. If you are an AOL user, I don't think there is anything you can do about it.
I have been trying to set up an Xcopy to a removable hard drive to use as my backup medium.
It didn't work smoothly and now I have a situation where the drive thinks there is a directory on it (BackDir) with files in it but they are invisible to Explorer.
Properties shows there to be 2.5 Gb on the drive.
If I try to Xcopy to BackDir it asks if I want to overwrite.
If I do a DOS del *.* on that drive it finds nothing to delete.
It won't let me format the drive because some other process has it open.
What is happening here?
are you running XP and have System Restore enabled on that drive? Or maybe Norton Protected recycle Bin or similar other app?
I have a P computer with a GeForce MX MX video card Audio Driver account. No only with Sound one Creative PCI ES I reinstalled my real version of XP Pro due to some not sound related hangups and space problems on that the D drive which was a cleanly formatted install The No Sound with only one account. C drive reinstallation not clean has worked fine with all the previous programs reinstalled however I get no sound neither quot Windows quot generated nor media played in the main account but have no problems in any of the other accounts on this same system Device manager reveals no conflicts anywhere let alone in Sound and video controller settings The programs reinstalled are I believe all the same that were there before and caused no such problems Is there some way of isolating this problem or migrating the other account settings to the main quot me quot account who is the administrator loosely applied term in my case Many thanks im adsvance as MS KB has nothing I can find or understand to help me Regards Jimo nbsp
If only one account cannot hear the sound, log on as another user with administrative rights, and then delete the profile of the effected account.
Right click "My Computer" and select properties for the user accounts tab.
Ok I've got a question about synchronizing my handheld. I currently have it setup to synchronize with the palm software, but I would like to change this to synchronize with Outlook instead. I know this is possible, but I just can't seem to find it in the options anywhere. If anyone has done this or know how please let me know. I am using a Handspring Visor Deluxe. Thank you ahead of time
In my version of the Palm Desktop (4.0.1) you can do the following:
1) Run Palm Desktop
2) Click on Hotsync....Custom
3) Highlight Mail and click Change....
So I'd like suggestions on an email client that will be sync across windows and android platforms. I currently use Thunderbird on my PC, with a lot of filters and folders set up to help me organize my emails. I'd like to NOT have to customize all of these settings again, in a different program. Does anyone know if there is a program that has both a windows and android version in which those two versions will 'talk' to each other?
Actually, imo, you are looking for your email provider to support IMAP instead or in addition to POP3.
The gmail.com provides both as do others.
The advantage of POP3 is for the email provider; saves email on their host only until you access the account at which time the inbox on their server is entirely downloaded to your device, eg: the PC. Once on the PC, you run directly into your issue, aka syncing.
The advantage of IMAP is for you; the email STAYS on the email providers host where it is accessible by ALL your devices. The individual emails are removed only when you DELETE them. So, you can read an email on your mobile, realize that you need to deal with it when you get home, and just close it. Later at home, you can re-read it, do whatever is necessary, and reply/delete as you desire.
I want to share my experience with problems offer appearing using the OutLook Express mail program The quot default quot folders quot Inbox Express Outlook problems quot quot Sent items quot and quot Out box quot they get often corrupted Recently my messages in quot Outbox quot trying to send were not moved from the quot Outbox quot to the quot Sent items quot folder These messages were actually sent again and Outlook Express problems again by OE without me to know if they were sent or not After reading a lot of forums and articles I decided to do the following After I copied all messages of these folders to other quot user made quot folders I closed the OE I Outlook Express problems located these quot default quot folders with Windows Explorer and I deleted them When opening again the OE these quot default quot folders quot Inbox quot quot Sent items quot and quot Out box quot are automatically regenerated and have them now fresh and uncorrupted Do this from time to time and your OE is always in good shape Alex GR nbsp
Outlook Express is no longer support and there are other 3rd party client email programs, eg Thunderbird which even looks similar
I use a spread sheet which contains Check Boxes, that I manually tick to show a task has been fully completed. I have a basic formula that calculates returned items, and once it reaches 0 (all returned) I tick the box. I wish to have the Check Box auto-tick itself once the returned items count reaches 0. I'm damned certain this is possible, but beyond my abilities. I know you can have formulas to display text once a Check Box is ticked, I am kinda trying to do it the other way around.
Thanks for any help
I'm damned certain this is possible, but beyond my abilities.Click to expand...
You are correct, it is possible.
What you need to do is learn the Visual Basic for Applications coding in Excel. Then you can add code that runs every time the sheet calculates (basically when something changes on the page). The code can check the status of a cell and change the status of another cell (or object in your case) based on criteria you have coded.
I'm not a programmer but playing with Excel Macros (VBA coding) and manipulating excel cells is a long time hobby of mine.
The easiest way to learn is to record Macro's and then study the code. It is easier learning the code if know first hand what it does. After you are familiar with how the code works, you will be surprised at how easy it is to code your own macros. Once you have the macro working for you, it is easy to move the code and have it run every time the sheet loads, calculates, closes, or several other possibilities.
I'm looking for an email service that is good. I don't do a lot of emailing, and would like to find one that is easy to set up. It doesn't really matter whether or not it is a big company, or not. Though, i would like to get an email account from some reliable company that a lot of people have not heard about.
btw, i don't want a myspace:dead: .
What do you want from your service? Does it have to have a web interface? A lot of room? POP3/IMAP service? Does it have to last forever? Does it have to be free?
Do you go to school or work? Usually you can get an account from these places.
This is my first time posting here, so I apologize in advance for any faux pas in my postings. I'm in hopes that someone out there can help with this problem.
We've had several users in the office run into the problem of the message text disappearing from an e-mail when they send it. (No, it isn't user error.) No error messages appear, everything seems fine. However, when the user looks at the message in the Sent folder (to print it for reference or whatever), the text of the message is gone. The addressees receive blank messages. Any attachments are still attached, but the text of the message is not there.
What causes this? How do we fix it? Any ideas, anyone?
have you checked for a virus/spyware?
After installing the latest Windows updates, I was unable to open any Word or Excel programs on my computer. The doc opened, but immediately an error message dialogue box came up:
Error message: Microsoft Office cannot verify the license for this product. You should repair the Office program by using Control Panel.
The only 2 options available were to click the X to close, or click OK button. Both resulted in the doc closing.
Control panel --> Office did not display an option to repair.
I run Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit and Office 2010 Home and Student ... both legitimate store bought products with product keys.
I even tried to uninstall and re-install Office with no change in the results.
I uninstalled the Windows updates with no change, then re-installed them.
System restore did nothing to change the issue.
I would appreciate any help with this issue.
Inbox repair fails to repair corrupt Microsoft Outlook2013 PST. Need a speedy solution to troubleshoot issue?
I need to move 8 of my email accounts to a different PC that already has MS Outlook running on it with a number of other email addresses that I need to monitor. I would prefer not to add the new email addresses to Outlook and would prefer to access them on a separate email client. What are the best choices in this regard? Obviously, Outlook and the client would need to play nice with each other, but that shouldn't be a problem, these days should it? I ask because the last time I needed to do this, I used Outlook and Eudora and they did not have any issues with each other, even running simultaneously. Yes, I know, I am getting old...
I don't think that it exists, but an email client that works with Outlook calendar invites would be ideal.
I've been using Thunderbird for years and have yet to find anything to replace it. At this point I've migrated all of my accounts over to it and have nothing bad to say about.
As for calendars, I don't really know if you can integrate the Outlook calendar to it. There is an extension called "Lightning". That will integrate with Google calendar but that's as far as I've ever had to go with setting up a calendar in Thunderbird.
And for the record... I followed a near identical upgrade path as you did from the late 90s Eudora to Outlook (up to 2007) then finally just jumped ship. Haven't looked back.
I'm looking for an email package that operates just like we have here at TS: - - but just that standalone package.
messages from website -->
proxy ---> known user(s)
proxy <--- reply
and the replies come back to the website where the user can pickup the reply after login
OR gets the email directly into his/her inbox (but shown as originating at the website)
Btw: I already have phpMailer & sendmail packages
I did an xp installation for a friend. I copied the store folder & iaf files from outlook express to a external drive.
When the XP install was complete - I imported the IAF file - mail sends & receives ok. However when I change the location of the store - I get an error on send and receive mail ?
Any ideas ?
I'm at the end of a closed thread - for which I have a similar problem with.
(topic69823l) Outlook 2003 Won't Open
and believe I've almost resolved the problem but can't get by the last step(s) in the thread. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks, Hack
I definitely believe it's a corrupt user profile for Outlook 2003, but I can't seem to locate these files in Doc & settings or Application data as instructed. I can login to XP under visitor and open Outlook (minus my contacts etc.)
Under Doc's & settings I have all users, guest, my 1st name and my initials in addition to a qbdataserviceuser. Neither of which have "application data" or "local settings"in them. What am I doing wrong or not getting...Best Regards
hi mate, can you link to that thread please or give us more detail of your problem.
i've had a few issues with 2003, some are solved and some are still frustrating me! lol
so what are you running? OS etc
what are your current issues with outlook?
Recently a Windows Defender definition update has been automatically applied to my Win 7 system. Immediately after this I am unable to access my calendar in Outlook - email, tasks etc all ok, just when accessing my calendar Outlook hangs and I have to kill it off. I have reset my laptop to a known, safe restore point several times but each time the update occurs and the problem re-occurs.
I do not run automatic updates but this one is seen as citical and is applied. I have even tried to hide the update but no luck.
Anyone else having the problem? Any ideas on how to fix it?
I have a Outlook 2010 User, when he sends and recieve email, the status box shows offline address book hangs. However, he can still send and recieve emails. I have tried deleting the OST, recreated outlook profile, and redoing the local profile on windows 7 .
If you are working with an OST file (with an Exchange server), then enable the cached exchange mode because somewhere it makes processing of Outlook faster.
If the above suggestion does not work to fix this bug, go and Uncheck the Download offline address book, and then click 'OK' from Define send/receive Groups.