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Microsoft Windows XP is the sixth release of the NT series of operating systems, and was the first to be marketed in a variety of editions: XP Home...

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My windows XP machine is running at 100% CPU all the time

Ive tried installing AVG and Avast to check for viruses but oddly they wont install, ie no shortcut. …

Free Up Disk Space On Your C: Drive

IntroductionRunning out of space on the C: drive of your Windows XP machine and no budget…

Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...  …

Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...

Ransomware in general is something none of us …

Applications worthy of being in a Windows Techie Toolkit.


This article mainly focuses on Windows XP but the utilities we are going to …
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IE browser on XP

I just reinstalled Win XP on my laptop and I am trying to browse the Internet with IE but it won't …

Registry Cleaners - Good or harmful to your PC?

It is only natural that we all want our PCs to be in good working order, improved system …
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AutoHotkey - Getting Started

AutoHotkey is an excellent, free, open source programming/scripting language for Windows. It started out as a keyboard/mouse macros product, but has expanded into a robust language. This article provides an introduction to it, with links to additional resources for EE members who want to learn more.

Microsoft release Security Patches for Windows XP and …

Microsoft release Security Patches for Windows XP and Windows 2003, against the SMBv1 Security …
Nine-Monitor Configuration

Keyboard shortcuts (hotkeys) to move mouse in multi-monitor configuration - AutoHotkey Script

In configurations with multiple monitors, it can be difficult and time-consuming to move the mouse pointer to a particular monitor. This article presents a script written in AutoHotkey that defines hotkeys — such as Alt+Ctrl+1, Alt+Ctrl+2, etc. — to move the mouse easily and quickly to any monitor.
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Why does Acronis backup to Cloud take so long?

Acronis True Image is trying to to back up to the Cloud, but calculates it will take 2 days.
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Which is better Acronis True Image 2021 or Malwarebytes?

I have both Malwarebytes and Acronis True Image installed.   I understand there is a conflict …
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Windows XP 32 Bit

Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone had a link to where I can download Windows XP 32 bit? Thanks …

Once again, security threats are prompting Microsoft to …

Once again, security threats are prompting Microsoft to provide patches for Windows XP, which …

Can I transfer my OEM version of Windows to another PC?

Can I legally transfer my OEM version of Windows to another PC?  (AKA - Can I put a new
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Why does Acronis pop up an alert for ransomware?

Acronis Active Protection pops up an alert about ransomware.   Please see attached screenshots.
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Upgrade from XP to 10

Hi all
I need to upgrade from XP dual core machines to windows 10
I think to do a fresh new …
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how to share folder from win10 to winxp

hi i know to share folder from xp to win10 i need to enable smbv1 in win10 then i can read/write …
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Old software and new device Bios SATA IDE problem

I have a new laptop, were the Bios SATA has no IDE option (so I can run windows XP on it)
 It …

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