Recent content by cloupau

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    PCTV hijacked my dvd-rom driver?

    It seems I have a weird issue. Okay, so I installed an external TV tuner, PCTV Media Center 100e by Pinnacle Systems. Now when I watch DVD's or listen to CD's using another program other than the Pinnacle Media center, the audio skips every few seconds. This did not happen before I installed...
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    Is Sql server needed for PCTV?

    I just installed Pinnacle Media Center 100e on my laptop and it installed Sql server 2000. Is this program neccessary to run the TV part? what is it for?
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    ip address problem

    okay, i am using win xp sp2 and am having a problem with being able to connect to wi-fi and lan. I used to be able to use my wifi, then disconnect and plug into a lan network and be fine. now, i can only use one or the other at a time. in order to swith them, i have to go in to dos and do...
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    ip address problem

    here is a screen shot of ipconfig/all see what you can make of that
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    ip address problem

    okay, i was having a problem with my surfing, using wifi, so i decide to reset the ip address using ipconfig in dos. once i did that, it wouldn't renew. at this point, my lan and my wifi would not connect. it would eventually time out and give the message limited connectivity. i disabled the...
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    Connectivity problems with LAN and Wifi

    when i plug in the lan cable, it won't connect or display an ip address. it will time out and display limited connectivity on both lan and wireless. i don't know too much in the way of computers. so, i don't know. i know that the lan and wifi work fine. i have looked at the basic settings...
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    Connectivity problems with LAN and Wifi

    :confused: okay, i have a laptop that was working just fine with LAN and wi-fi connection. the laptop was turned off for a few hours and now it cannot conenct. it will say "limited connectivity" the lan is fine and the wi-fi is fine. i have another laptop running xp sp2 and it works...
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    Can anyone give me the lo' down on DVD aspect ratios? I've got a widescreen laptop..

    Okay, I finally dumped my old 266 mhz laptop for a Emachines 1.6 ghz notebook with a 15.4" widescreen display. Now, the entire reason I bought this notebook was because I was under the impression that I would be able to watch a widescreen dvd and occupy the entire screen. The first movie I...
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    Are Multi Media Cards and SD cards the same?

    I have an RCA Kazoo RD1000 MP3 player and I am looking to buy a memory card for it but I'm not sure which one to get. In the manual, it references Multi Media Card (MMC) but in the stores, the only ones I can find are the SD cards. All of the memory card readers have one slot for the SD and...
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    Virus or something slowing my laptop down

    Okay, this is going to make me look retarded, or something. BUt i fixed the problem,. per se. I was checking the bios and noticed that the system was set to "low" performance. i don't know how that got changed, as i am the only person who uses this laptop and am the only one with the password...
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    Virus or something slowing my laptop down

    Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2 Scan saved at 9:37:53 AM, on 10/7/04 Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win9x 4.10.2222A) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLL C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXE C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MPREXE.EXE...
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    Virus or something slowing my laptop down

    Ok, retarded me has done it again. :D Somewhere, I picked up a virus, malware, spyware, crapware, what ever the hell you want to call it, while surfing the vast thing we call ....The Internet. Stupid me, I can't remember what site it was, and even if I could, I'd probably implicate...
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    Connecting to Kinko's network

    I've been using the LAN network at Kinko's over the years and now I can't seem to get it to work. Everyone else who uses it now can still use it, so I'm sure that it's some sort of setting on my notebook. I am using an older notebook with a 10/100 ethernet pcmcia card. when i plug it into...
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    [Resolved] Crap! Win 98 won't fully boot!

    :eek: It works! Crap! You guys are awesome, and as soon as I have money availabe on my incredibly over-charged credit card, i will make a donation. Thanks again for your help!!!!!!!!!!!!! :) :D