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Entries from August 2010

Help and Support Center in Windows XP

August 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

It has been a while since I used this tip to check for errors but I was reminded of the need for it today so I figure I would pass it on to you. The “Help and Support Center” in Windows XP is useful for troubleshooting problems and obtaining information about how to use the […]

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Tags: Hardware · Software

Disable Windows XP’s Error Reporting notification

August 17th, 2010 · No Comments

When Windows XP encounters a severe error that has the potential to crash the operating system, it immediately halts the offending program and displays an error message that says the application has encountered a problem and needs to close. The operating system then prompts you to send an error report to Microsoft. In most cases […]

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Tags: Software