First step is to run a one shot virus remover.. I have found that Trend Housecall works for people.. download and run it.. http://housecall.trendmicro.com/ .. select the 'online scan' and and how to use it.. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial49.html NOTE.. FOR Windows 2000/XP users ONLY.. Ewido online scan - http://www.ewido.net/en/ .. The full
Looking through this site it looks like I have to pay $10 for the cd? Or am I wrong? Which ones should I download?Windows XP SP1 can be downloaded from https://www.microsoft.com/WindowsXP/pro/downloads/servicepacks/sp1/It doesn't say on that screen where to downlaod it from???? I want to download it and save it to disk. The PC is my friend's and he has dial up. acks/sp1/ $10to
Can anyone help please - Windows XP home edition - the machine keeps freezing on me and I've uploaded all the service many causes. It could be that your system is overheating, a flaky power supply, a conflict of Programs. I would go here and download Motherboard Monitor. It will give you a good indication of where your system is as far as temps and voltages. If your temps are exceeding
In the past month, Windows XP has crashed, forcing a reload. First was due to a boot.ini file, now the config is corrupt. Each time, after reloading XP, I have to download all the upgrades for XP, which takes time over a 56K dial up. Is there a way to backup the upgrades and reload them from a disk, CD, or Zip drive when I have to reload the OS?Hi
You can download the updates manually
Hello,. I've got a problem I can't figure out. I've had my Windows XP home Pentium 4 machine set to download automatically (Windows update) and then notify me to install them for a long time now and all of a sudden my computer started acting funny. I boot the machine up and it would crash, getting the dialog to send or not to
@ 56K | 11 minutes @ T1) For all other patches/updates: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=323166 You can save a lot of time/space getting SP1a and then the SP1 rollup package Download the Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Windows XP from here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d531bf00-d7be-48e3-abcc-961602bd72c2&displaylang=en Short Link: http://tinyurl.com/r4lh
I have Windows XP professional and there are service packs, security and other updates MS has identified that my PC requires for update. However I have a dial up modem and end up always getting disconnected. These updates are real large and I cannot successfully download them. What options do I have?See if a friend can download the files on a cd or disc for you.
This just recently cropped up and I am at a loss to figure it out. Using XP, latest IE 6. software. I can not download Windows update files (system just goes totally hourglass). Does same thing on streaming videos from gamespot also. I can download update files using dialup line. Everything else seems to be working fine. Email etc. Tough to update my system now that I can't do
check with your System Administrator (WinXP & Win2000) http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts_desc/xp_winupd_netpolicy.htm Removes Policy Setting that disables Windows Update - Windows XP If you receive the following error: Access Denied Network policy settings prevent you from using Windows Update to download and install updates on your computer. If you believe you have received this message
first time earthlink. Once installed was not allowing to use website called earthlink support center stated I had a virus need to update my windows XP and download and install all critical updates well needless to say my computer will not allow me to download any updates. HELP!!!!!!!!!!!Did you check for viruses? http://security.norton.com/sscv6/default.asp?langid=ie&venid=sym Run the
I have problems with running games on XP that ran under 95, does someone know a patch I can download ?You can only download a "patch" if the maker of the game offers one. Using Program Compatibility Mode in Windows XP http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/pro/using/howto/gethelp/appcompat.asp
I found a Symantec site that says for Windows XP users, I need to contact Microsoft and download a copy of Windows Installer for Windows XP. Does anyone know where to get it, or how to get it?How to resolve Common "Windows Installer" Problems http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;555175 Windows Installer 3.0 is available http://support.microsoft.com/default.
it finishes installing, click on "Finish" Reboot. Then follow the instructions here: How do I reset Windows Update components? http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058 Reboot. Now for SP3 1) Download the full SP3 installation file. Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package for IT Professionals and Developers (works just as well for you.) http://www
i know for a fact doing these things causes the problem. for instance, with kazaa, if i download from too many different users at one time, the internet can not work again until i disconnect from reading, and THANK YOU for reading it!Uh, what windows XP are you using? XP Home is a definite no-no for networking try doing a system repair with your XP cd or putting it in, going to start&
Start button --> RUN --> type in: "%ProgramFiles%\Windows Installer Clean Up\msizap.exe" g! --> Click OK. (The quotation marks and percentage signs and spacing should be exact.) Reboot. Download/Install the latest Windows Installer (for your OS): ( Windows XP 32-bit : WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe ) http://www.microsoft.com/downloadS/details.aspx?familyid
Checker (Sfc.exe) http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;310747 Then try again to install the SP2 update.Also - you can download the entire file Direct Download of Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Windows XP http://snipurl.com/8bqy Order Windows XP Service Pack 2 on CD http://snipurl.com/d41vHi Shenan, Thanks for posting the link. I'll dowaload it and try again. One
Can anyone help me regarding a problem? Trying to update Windows XP with the Windows XP SP1 upgrade download from the Microsoft web site. I keep getting a message that says "Windows XP SP1 is incompatible with this version of windows" when i attemp to download the software.Go to Start > Run and type: WINVER , and hit enter. Look for the "Build" number.
ever heard of this problem, can anyone help please??Simon Why are you trying to boot from a Windows XP CD? Does it relate your computer or to another computer? Try another approach to removing malware. Create anti-virus application and perform another full system scan. Install and run HijackThis: Download HijackThis (Freeware) http://tomcoyote.com/hjt/ Finally run HijackThis and post the
sir, i have p-4 pc and both windows xp and windows 98 on it. but the windows is working very slowly. speed of my pc is 1.8 ghz . i allenThere could be a number of factors causing sluggish performance. What I would try first would be to download and install spybot www.safer-networking.org/en/download/index.html Run a scan and see if you have any spyware running. Let it remove all spyware
and all your fans are working. You can use Motherboard Monitor to keep an eye on temps and Power Supply Voltages. Download it here http://mbm.livewiredev.com/download.html crashed and my computer tech installed a new hard drive and recommended switching to Windows XP so I would no longer get the "blue screen of death." Since bringing the computer home, my