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Rick says: 7 years ago Hello, sir. Any thing I can try not with having to buy new HD? Cheers ------------------ Reuel Miller Windows NT Moderator (yes, that does make me biased ) [email protected] Website: Every morning is the dawn of a new error... The format command syntax is the following: FORMAT drive: [/parameters] where drive: specifies the volume to format (the hard disk letter followed by a colon) — example format c: — where

Join the DaniWeb Community with Dazah Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules Anonymous says: 7 years ago It actually amazes me how I could reduce a list of 99 fixes to maybe 10 or 15 when I just use something other than Windows. by R. Others saying they can’t find things in vista.

If you no longer have your master set-up CD, you should contact the manufacturer to get a replacement. Register now! But it took hours to re-download all the updates and reinstall all my software. Edited by Enthusiast, 28 April 2005 - 03:18 PM.

yes good advice set it to the same size or windows will constantly resize it. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Good Job! Remove extra toolbars from your Windows taskbar and from your Internet browser. 64.

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However……prefetch should be left alone. When are we going to reach a stage where PC's should only be used and the maintenance of it be almost unheard of like the many appliances we use. Some of the smart ones use various kinds of optimization tools and techniques to make it "run faster". I do know that a few Mandrake releases come with Boot Magic (same company as Partition Magic, I think it's Quarterdeck, but not sure).

Use the Windows Performance Toolkit and the trace logs to speed up Windows boot time. 34. my site dotndot says: 7 years ago Good post…I will bookmark this post.Thank you. Many a /. Now I can't seem to get the HD formatted.

T.W. Move or change the location of your My Documents folder so that it is on a separate partition or hard drive. 27. Even found my wireless with no problem. at the DOS command line.

Uninstall Norton 360, Antivirus, SystemWorks, etc using Norton Removal Tool 8 years ago Nipurn says: 8 years ago You missed 100 to switch over to mac OS. :) vaderbot says: 8 reply Barb Sat, 02/20/2010 - 2:30pm Permalink Problems with IE? This was a great list of ways to speed up anyones pc. have a peek at these guys How do you format Win2000 Pro?

Product key on the back of computer. DaniWeb IT Discussion Community Join DaniWeb Log In Ask a Question Hardware and Software Programming Digital Media Community Center Hardware and Software Microsoft Windows Not Yet Answered Failing Hard Drive, need You need to reinstall Windows at least then, so you will need newer versions of all those programs and maybe even a new PC (they won't tell you you will need

How To Reformat Your Windows XP PC If you're ready to take the plunge and format your computer Click here for step by step instructions to reformat Windows XP.

I currently have Win98(Internet and Graphics), Win98(Music making only), Debian Linux (Trying things out at the moment..). Macs are easier to use but there is also a lack of business applications for them. Stay logged in Sign up now! Thanks very much for the reply robobaer, Jul 25, 2000 #4 Reuel Miller Joined: Feb 17, 1999 Messages: 1,821 Greetings It will leave one unresolved issue...

So when create your partitions make one for / and one for /home using the disk druid when installing linux. Also, reducing the number of files on the hard drive will have a positive effect if you've got indexing on - less files means less to index. Format or Reformat? Thread Status: Not open for further replies.

Caitlin8765 says: 7 years ago Thank you very much - 99 ways i was looking for maybe a few ways to sort out my vista - taking ages to load up……i Once you have a working CD, you can start the backup process. Wow, what a list. Legal - no.

You will need to know the model and serial number and then go to the support page on the manufacturer's website. I can't force anyone to use Linux, if you're not willing to, but if you are tired of Viruses/trojans/spywares/malwares and Antiviruses/Antispyware/AntiRootkits, reinstallations due to unsolvable(or very difficult to solve) errors or It's a bit tricky to set up but it has an excellent installation/configuration guide with plenty of example setups. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and

Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Don't do this. #25 System Restore is priceless. Skinny Puppy, Browser Puppy, Freakishly fast on my 700 Mhz dumpster Pc. Advertisement robobaer Thread Starter Joined: Jul 24, 2000 Messages: 24 I have loaded W2000 ontop of 98 and now wish to delete the W2000 o/s.

Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? Believe me, I tried to beat some linux guys at university. When you take a hard drive that has been previously formatted and run it through the format process again, it is referred to, logically, as reformatting.

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