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    Can't get Standby to run

    As of about a month ago, whether a batch file program auto-runs or by pressing the Windows key, Standby mode doesn't work. It may be linked to recent MS updates and after the antivirus program...
  2. Thanks, I got it fixed.

    Thanks, I got it fixed.
  3. I think I tried both, but when I tried selecting...

    I think I tried both, but when I tried selecting the TCPIP, I was prompted for the printer model. But I didn't see the name of the one I wanted to add, just the local one already installed. BTW, I...
  4. [RESOLVED] Can't add network printer to other computer

    We have two computers on a home network via DSL:
    HP Pavilion 750n desktop, Windows XP Home, Intel PentiumŪ 4, 40gb HD, 736 MB RAM, 1.60 Ghz



    Dell GX280 Desktop PC, Windows XP Professional,...
  5. Thanks very much.

    Thanks very much.
  6. [RESOLVED] Deleting AOL-related files in Common Files directory

    Since I now use Free AOL in MSIE, I'd like to know if it's safe to delete all AOL files from the C:\Programs Files\Common Files directory, since I've uninstalled AOL software. These are the folders...
  7. [RESOLVED] Is it safe to remove old security updates for Office XP?

    I'm trying to make more space on my computer and see numerous security updates for Office XP (not talking about Windows updates).

    Is it safe to remove the older ones via Control panel's Add or...
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    Yes, I tried your idea today; the file was...

    Yes, I tried your idea today; the file was deleted from the Recycle bin. Maybe the automated task didn't seem to work right because the scheduled time might have been too close to a scheduled of...
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    Re:Help with Scheduled Tasks issues

    When I tested the task for CCleaner, it just opened the program, nothing else. I think the other task worked fine.
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    Re:Help with Scheduled Tasks issues

    According to one website, I was given the impression that CCleaner can run 100% unattended with the /AUTO option. It suggested including the program with this option in Scheduled Tasks, which is...
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    [RESOLVED] Help with Scheduled Tasks issues

    Because of hard drive spaces issues, I've set up two Scheduled Tasks in Control Panel:


    To run CCleaner
    To run a batch file to shut down the system, erase unnecessary files and reboot.

    The...
  12. Need help about file shutting down and error message

    I use Filemaker Pro 3.0 (yes, I know it's old!), on Windows XP Home sp3, 736 MB RAM, 1.60 Ghz, pentium. I use Comodo Internet Security (firewall + antivirus). During the past week or two I've had...
  13. Not quite what I had in mind

    Thanks for your input, and Openoffice seems quite popular and I may try it in the future. But since I learned that I'd have to download the entire suite (although I wouldn't have to install every...
  14. [RESOLVED] Looking 4 database program similar to Filemaker Pro

    I've been using Filemaker Pro v.3 a long time, and lately I've had problems with file damage, sluggish file opening and having to restore/retype info. Since I don't plan to spend $$$ for a Filemaker...
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    Thanks to all for your contributions; a decision...

    Thanks to all for your contributions; a decision should be made soon!
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    [RESOLVED] Seeking vendor recommendations

    We have an altered Compaq Presario 5400US Desktop PC, running Windows XP Professional, 256 MB RAM, CD-ROM. We have the speakers, keyboard, and mouse. It is part of a network with DSL, connected to...
  17. Thanks to all- I appreciate the suggestions. The...

    Thanks to all- I appreciate the suggestions. The current Compaq is mainly used for surfing, occasional word processing and photo viewing. But the users aren't really into patiently learning new...
  18. [RESOLVED] Seeking computer purchase recommendations

    Our Compaq Presario 5400US has very limited HD space, and I'd like recommendations for sources of discount pricing (up to $300) on a new computer. It should include at least:

    Windows XP (the users...
  19. Which files are safe to delete to increase HD space?

    One of our computers only has a small amount of HD space left and I'm trying to delete unnecessary files. It uses Windows XP Professional, 256 MB RAM, 5 G HD (the original 20 g HD was replaced), 1200...
  20. [RESOLVED] Is it safe to uninstall/delete older Java updates?

    We have two computers on a home network, using DSL, Windows XP. One is a Compaq Presario 5400US desktop computer, 300+ MB HD available space, 256 RAM (Win. XP Professional). I have removed numerous...
  21. Thanks to all.

    Thanks to all.
  22. [RESOLVED] How to use make Windows use USB drive as main drive

    We use a HP Compaq Presario 5400US computer, Windows XP Prof, 256 MB RAM. It was given to us with the original HD replaced with a 5.98G HD. There is now 452 MB space left, and we get "low drive...
  23. Help with auto-calculation in FileMaker Pro 3.0

    I'm trying to automate a calculation for a packing list template in Filemaker Pro 3.0, that enters the remaining amount into a field if the Subtotal is less than the minimum order. I've designed a...
  24. I've decided on an alternative solution: Simply...

    I've decided on an alternative solution: Simply send documents to our HP Photosmart C4280 printer, then scan them to files to be faxed over the Internet via Myfax.com.

    Thanks to all for your...
  25. I removed the filter; no change. The computer...

    I removed the filter; no change. The computer manual doesn't address faxing problems.

    Should I try System Restore before Application Recovery? I already contacted HP, and their only reply was to...
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