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Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro Systems
This tutorial shows you how to boost performance by stopping and disabling unnecessary services on Windows XP Professional systems with Service Pack 1. In the end, 56 services could be disabled; 14 services could be defined to run in "Manual" mode; only 17 services need to be defined to run in "Auto...
2006-12-27, 33492👍, 0💬

Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro Systems - Part II
Summary of suggested services settings for Windows XP Pro SP1 system - Part II Continue from Part I. Service NameStartup TypeUsage Note IMAPI CD-Burning COM ServiceDisabledUsed to support Windows built-in CD burning function. Indexing ServiceDisabledUsed to index and share files over local networks....
2013-05-20, 14890👍, 2💬

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Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro Systems - Part III
Summary of suggested services settings for Windows XP Pro SP1 system - Part III Continue from Part II. Service NameStartup TypeUsage Note Secondary LogonDisabledUsed to run programs under other user's credentials. Security Accounts ManagerAutomaticUsed to store security information. ServerDisabledUs...
2006-12-27, 12162👍, 0💬

Installing Office XP Tool Simplified Chinese Language Pack
How do I install simplified and traditional Chinese language packs on my Windows XP system? Installing simplified and traditional Chinese language packs on Windows XP can be done in 6 steps: 1. Run Internet Explorer (IE) and go to Microsoft Download Center at http://www.microsoft.com/downl oads/.2. ...
2010-09-27, 10601👍, 0💬

Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro SP2 Systems
This tutorial shows you how to boost performance by stopping and disabling unnecessary services on Windows XP Professional systems with Service Pack 2. In the end, 52 services could be disabled; 15 services could be defined to run in "Manual" mode; only 20 services need to be defined to run in "Auto...
2007-05-12, 10276👍, 0💬

"Interactive Services Detection - UI0Detect.exe" Service on Windows 7
What is "Interactive Services Detection" in my Windows 7 service list? And how is "Interactive Services Detection" service related to UI0Detect.exe? "Interactive Services Detection" is a Windows 7 service that "Enables user notification of user input for interactive services, which enables access to...
2012-04-18, 9751👍, 0💬

Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro SP2 Systems - Part III
Summary of suggested services settings for Windows XP Pro SP2 system - Part III Continue from Part II. Service NameStartup TypeUsage Note Secondary LogonDisabledUsed to run programs under other user's credentials. Security Accounts ManagerAutomaticUsed to store security information. Security CenterA...
2007-05-12, 7986👍, 0💬

Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro SP2 Systems - Part II
Summary of suggested services settings for Windows XP Pro SP2 system - Part II Continue from Part I. Service NameStartup TypeUsage Note IMAPI CD-Burning COM ServiceDisabledUsed to support Windows built-in CD burning function. Indexing ServiceDisabledUsed to index and share files over local networks....
2007-05-12, 7348👍, 0💬

XP Pro / SP3
I'm seeing lots of information re: End Process, re-configuring, removing, disableing, start-up apps all for improved performance and stability on the XP_Pro SP1/SP2 platforms, but not for sp3. Do the methods for sp1/sp3 work on XP_Pro w/SP3. And if not are the tutorials going to catch up soon? Since...
2010-02-17, 7325👍, 0💬

Accessing Microsoft Update Web site
How can I use Microsoft Update Web site to see updates available to my Windows system? Setting up access to Microsoft Update Web site on Windows XP can be done in 3 steps: 1. Run Internet Explorer (IE) and go to Microsoft Update Web site at: http://update.microsoft.com 2. This Web site requires you ...
2010-09-27, 7206👍, 0💬

Installing East Asia Languages
How do I install East Asia language support on my Windows XP system to read Chinese, Japanese or Korean Web sites? Installing East Asia language files on Windows XP can be done in 5 steps: 1. Click "Start" > "Control Panel" > "Date, Time, Language, and Regional Options" > "Regional and Language Opti...
2010-09-27, 6858👍, 0💬

Creating a Personal Folders File (.pst)
How can I create a Personal Folders File (.pst) to store messages, contacts and other types of Outlook data items in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007? Creating a Personal Folders File (.pst) Outlook 2007 can be done in 4 steps: 1. Run Outlook and click "File > New > Outlook Data Files..." in the menu. ...
2010-09-27, 6165👍, 0💬

Turning On Bluetooth Radio on IBM ThinkPad
How to turn on Bluetooth radio on my IBM ThinkPad? If you are using an IBM ThinkPad laptop, you can turn on or turn off your Bluetooth radio using the function key: 1. Press <Fn> and <F5> keys down together. You will see the Wireless Radios screen showing up. 2. Click "Ra...
2012-02-04, 5992👍, 0💬

What Is Personal Storage Table (.pst) File
What is a Outlook Personal Storage Table (.pst) file? What data can I store in a Outlook Personal Storage Table (.pst) file? A Personal Storage Table (.pst) file, also called as Personal Folders File, is a data file used by Microsoft to store copies of messages, calendar events, and other items with...
2010-09-27, 5490👍, 0💬

Creating a Signature for Outgoing Messages
How do I create a signature to be included in outgoing messages in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007? Creating a signature in Outlook 2007 can be done in 4 steps: 1. Run Outlook and open a new message window. 2. Click the signature icon on the new message window and select the "Signatures..." command. T...
2010-09-27, 4930👍, 0💬

Setting up Default Signatures for Outgoing Messages
I have created two signatures called Long Signature and Short Signature. How can I set them up as default signatures for different types of outgoing messages in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007? Setting default signatures in Outlook 2007 can be done in 4 steps: 1. Run Outlook and open a new message win...
2010-09-27, 4772👍, 0💬

Creating an Email Folder in a Personal Folders File
How can I create an email folder in a Personal Folders File (.pst) to store email messages. in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007? Creating an email folder in a Personal Folders File (.pst) Outlook 2007 can be done in 4 steps: 1. Run Outlook and open the personal folders file. A new entry shows up in the...
2010-09-27, 4559👍, 0💬

What did you announce with the launch of Silverlight 4?
What did you announce with the launch of Silverlight 4? Microsoft Corp. created Silverlight to help companies design, develop and deliver engaging, interactive user experiences for Web, desktop, and mobile applications when online or offline. Silverlight is a free plug-in, powered by the .NET framew...
2010-03-02, 4437👍, 0💬

How to fix or reconfigure outlook express
my outlook express email wont work right i know i keep messing it up more trying to get it to work changing stuff maybe not smart! is there a way to reset it or reinstall it? its windows xp pro. Your best option is to reinstall Outlook Express. This can be done by easily by installing or reinstallin...
2010-07-05, 4256👍, 0💬

Do the Macintosh and Windows versions of Silverlight have the same features?
Do the Macintosh and Windows versions of Silverlight have the same features? Yes. The Macintosh version of Silverlight 2 has the same feature set found in the Windows version.
2010-03-02, 4239👍, 0💬

YInstStarter - What does it do?
What, exactly, does YInstStarter do? I've had problems before with one or another of Windows updates interfering with some program or application, and I suspect that YInstStarter is another one of these Microsoft things that may be a good idea, but isn't well enough thought out that it doesn't cause...
2010-01-08, 4231👍, 0💬

new laptop from foreign country
I am looking to buy a new laptop but am traveling full time. As a resident of America I need to know that any laptop I purchase can be set to English on the initial Windows setup. Is this true? I have asked many places and they all have different answers. I just don't want to spend 1000 on a laptop ...
2010-11-26, 4224👍, 0💬

How to disable/enable the task manager winxp64x
How would I fix a problem I am having with the task manager, when I push ctrl alt del at the same time a window pops up and says "the administrator has disabled that function"? I only have one account on this machine and it should have administrator rights. I have a amd 64 dual core running windows ...
2010-07-30, 3920👍, 0💬

ActiveX controls for updates
When I try to see about MS or Win updates for my winXP, I see an error message that the site/program needs an activeX control to work. It has failed to install more than 150 updates. I can not find a way to resolve this.
2013-11-07, 2743👍, 0💬

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