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    HTTP download and CD read and write errors, bittorrent downloads work, H/W issue?

    Hi, HTTP downloads and CD reads and writes are coming out as erroneous for me across Windows and Linux while Bittorrent downloads work fine. Since Bittorrent uses md5sum checks while downloading, is the problem likely in my RAM/Mobo/HDD? I am kind of stumped. Kindly advice. Thanks.
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    Battlefield 1942 mp demo version 1.0 gives version error on most servers

    Hi, I have got Battlefield 1942 multiplayer demo version 1.0 and on most listed game servers it gives me an error "Wrong version, do you want to update?". But on clicking either Yes or No thereafter it again lists the same game servers and nothing seems to be updated. What shall I do...
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    After ADSL modem/router soft-boot some sites don't open

    Hi, When I soft-boot my UTStarcom UT 300 R2U modem/router, some sites open fine and others don't. Some others take terribly long to open. Then when I hard-boot it they all open fine. Is this an issue with its software (firmware) or hardware?
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    ADSL router/modem's Status light went off

    Hello, I got myself an ADSL connection with an ADSL router/modem (UTStarcom's UT 300 R2U) 5 days ago. On the third day of using it suddenly its "Status" LED lamp stopped blinking which it normally does and turned itself off, while all other LEDs like Power, ADSL-Link/Act, Ethernet-Link/Act...
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    ADSL router/modem's status light turned off

    Hello, I got myself an ADSL connection with an ADSL router/modem (UTStarcom's UT 300 R2U) 5 days ago. On the third day of using it suddenly its "Status" LED lamp stopped blinking which it normally does and turned itself off, while all other LEDs like Power, ADSL-Link/Act, Ethernet-Link/Act...
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    How to grab an image out of a video

    Hi, I have an AVI video file and I want to make an image out of one of its frames. Any ideas on how to go about doing it? Thanks.
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    Can't play VCD on Windows XP

    Thanks for the replies. Since it's happening with all the VCDs, the problem might be with my CD-ROM drive. Will try cleaning it. Also noted the need for a video-card. But as a temporary fix, can I know please how to adjust the video-quality from say within Windows Media Player, or is it...
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    Can't play VCD on Windows XP

    Hello, I have Windows XP Professional Build 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600, on a system with intel 845 GL onboard graphics chipset with shared 8 MB memory. It has Windows Media Player 9 with additional Ace Mega CodecS pack installed. Still I am unable to play VCDs on it through my Samsung...
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    Quake 3 Arena sound not working

    Hello everyone, I downloaded Quake 3 Arena and its sound isn't working, all I hear are buzzing noises. This is on a Windows 98 SE machine. I have Quake 3 Arena demo too and its sound works perfectly. Any ideas? Thanks.
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    How To Compile & Install Half Life-1 Source

    Hi, I want to be able to play Half Life:Counter Strike. Now I read in a FAQ that I need to have Half Life installed to be able to install Counter Strike. I didn't have Half Life 1 so I searched for it online and only managed to come up with something called Half-Life.1.Source-MaSaCrE...
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    Annoyance with Microsoft Telnet

    ok, it seemed to copy in telnet but didn't show it even with local echo on. I pressed Enter and saw it working. However it doesn't seem to copy multiple lines into the telnet window :(. Like for eg:- GET / HTTP/1.0 Host: xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx User-Agent: ABCD It seems only the first line is...
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    Annoyance with Microsoft Telnet

    Hi, I have MS Windows 98 SE and it has the Microsoft Telnet Version 1.0 bundled with it. I am facing an annoying problem with it. I can't copy and paste from notepad into the Telnet window after I connect to a host. I need to be able to do this. I have the Local Echo setting turned on too. Is...
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    Problem scanning ips using nmap while running zonealarm

    Hello? I am not a hacker or anything. I am just interested in examining the LAN. Anyone got any solution?
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    Problem scanning ips using nmap while running zonealarm

    Hello, I have the free zonealarm installed and I got nmap version 3.75. I am not being able to scan other machines on the same LAN as me using nmap since Zone Alarm blocks all the outgoing scan packets. Does any one have any idea about how to go about configuring Zone Alarm to let my...
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    Mouse makes creaking noises

    OK. Thanks guys, guess I will go look for a new mouse. When I get one I will open up this one and check it out heh . Thread is solved. Thanks and bye :up:
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