Monthly Archives: December 2014

How To Set Up A Proxy In Flashget, As Requested

Set Up A Proxy

This is in answer to a few requests due to some of my posts in the Music Forum. 1. Open Flashget and select options > Proxy. 2. Click Add and give your proxy a name relevant to what you use it for. 3. Select HTTP<get> 4. Enter the proxy address …

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How to safeguard your files when computer crashes

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First thing to keep in mind: If your computer hasn’t crashed yet, it will in the future! So instead of waiting for fate to strike, take some precautions now: 1) BACK-UP! Buy some decent DVD-R discs and put everything useful in them. When you have more useful stuff, backup again. …

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How To Restrict Login Hours Allowed

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To restrict a users logon hours , use the net user command. These commands are used from the Command Prompt. (Start – RUN – and type cmd) Below are some examples: 1 – net user Joanna /time:M-F,08:00-17:00 2 – net user Ninja /time:M-F,8am-5pm 3 – net user Echelon /time:M,4am-5pm;T,1pm-3pm;W-F,8:00-17:00 4 …

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How to Rename File Extensions

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A lot of people here may ask how to rename a file extension in windows; well it’s very simple and takes little of your time. There are two ways to rename a file extension ‘without’ a stupid program. Number 1, Folder Options: Go into your Control Panel, in my case …

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How to Remove WinXP Splash and See Operations

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Are you having boot up problems and would like to know what it going on behind that Windows Loading Logo? To find out, you can disable the splash screen by making a small change to the Boot.ini file. Follow these steps (carefully!): 1. Open the “System Properties” dialog box ( …

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How to remove the Links folder in IE Favorites

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If you’re one of the many people that NEVER use the “links” folder in your favorites and can’t keep windows for re-creating it. Here’s how: [Start] [Run] [Regedit] Registry Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ Software\ Microsoft\ Internet Explorer\ Toolbar Modify/Create the Value Data Type(s) and Value Name(s) as detailed below. Data Type: REG_SZ …

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How To Remove The Default Admin$ Shares

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By default Windows 2000, Windows XP and WinNT automatically setup hidden admin shares (admin$, c$ and d$), this registry key will disable these hidden shares. System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ System\ CurrentControlSet\ Services\ LanmanServer\ Parameters] Value Name: AutoShareWks Data Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value) Value Data: (0 = disable shares, 1 = enable) …

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How To Remove Signin Details Of Msn Passport

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Question: When I sign onto Messenger in Windows XP, there’s a drop-down menu of sign-addresses I can use. Is there a way to keep those addresses from appearing, so I have to type it in each time? Answer: Yes there is a way, although you will need to modify/create a …

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How to recover MOST of scratched CD data discs

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I learn an old thecnique to how to recover damaged or scratched disks with some lost of data. In this case i have one borrowed game – MAX PAYNE 2 with a chunck of 4 mb lost with a scratch in CD1 Install. Here we cover some special thecniques of …

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How To Move Xp Harddrive To New Motherboard

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Really easy. but this only works if the original motherboard and harddrive still work. so put it back together. for newbies, go to control panel, double-click the system icon, go to hardware tab, and click device manager button. find the IDE ATA/ATAPI CONTROLLERS and expand the tab. not the primary …

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