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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Did try alternate plug in on machine, got no where. Have found how to copy things. After using left click from start of material to be copied to end of selection, carefully left click again there instead of just lifting mouse away. If I do that carefully, highlight remains intact, and it is...
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    This has been a circus today. I apologize for causing all this trouble, but it is beyond my understanding. When we left off last, I was completing a message to you. You will notice a series of gobbldey gook words at the end of it. This has happened once before, last week. What caused that is...
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Thank you so very much for the care you invested in your reply. To take items one at a time. Checked the wheelchair keyboard item, and indeed 'sticky' was checked so unchecked it. Then the control panel system hardware device manager keyboard. There were no yellow signs. But the only listing...
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Acting in recommendations from this site, purchased MS wheel mouse optical, installed this afternoon with Intellipoint software. This has helped pointer movements considerably. In addition am able to double click without waiting, and pointer movement is more controlled. So that is all to the...
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    How do I find out about "sticky keys" or the other one?
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Thanks, will check out logitech as well. Will also check if I need special equipment for cordless, compared to cable connection. The Geeze
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Thank you for your care. Will get to store tomorrow if open. Will be back to you with a digest of what is good and what is not. Have a happy Presidents' Day. The Geez
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    Thank you for your help. (1) Am using mouse and keyboard connected to central processor by wires. I assume by "remote" you mean one that is wireless. The mouse is the kind that has a red light underneath it. The scrolling wheel does not work. That has been true for a long time; have not...
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    Several mixed-up problems. At a loss what to do

    System: Dell Dimension 3000 Windows XP with SP1 and 2. IE 7. OE 6. Office 2003. McAfee new. Spybot search and destroy. Problems: 1) Mouse. Odd behavior. The pointer quivers all the time. Shakes. When I run mouse down bar at right side of screen to scroll up or down, and then try to click on...
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    Another Problem with lavasoft

    Home user of Dell dimension, Windows xP with SP2, IE7, IE6. For the record about this problem. Have gone to Adaware for help--received none. Laid out problem in forum. Many viewers, no responses. Had for protection SpySweeper (still have it), Adaware SE, and Norton 2004. Bought and installed...
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    Unable to backup documents

    Run Windows XP + SP2 + all automatic updates delivered since got the machine. Trying to backup. Followed instructions. Microsoft filled a CD-R 700mb disk from Sony, stopped, said the disk was full, offered not one single option, but said the backup was a failure. There had been when I started...
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    Quicken or Microsoft Money?

    Have had Quicken for 10 years. Many problems. Six months ago found a major bug in Quicken 2005. Company agreed without charge to fix. Had to send my entire program and all my data to them. They fixed, without charge, but returned with a year and a half of data missing. Had to reinstall all that...
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    Changing functions of Address Book in OE

    System: Dell Dimension 3000, Windows XP + SP2, OE6, IE6. There are two address books in my OE program. One is accessed from the top of the screen by clicking on Address book. It is sorted by last name, as I desire it to be, with separate areas for group e-mails, such as listservs, and...
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    Unable to send attachment from Word via Outlook Express

    System: Dell Dimension 3000. IE6 OE6 Word 2003. Generally works well. Problem: Today for the first time, wanted to send a two-page Word text document as an attachment by e-mail via a listserv. My past practice has been, with the document as the open window, to click file, and from file...
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    Problem Saving OE attachments to Documents

    When I click in File to Save as, for an attachment coming in over OE6, it turns up in a folder called R6N77IJ4. If I remember to navigate upwards, it goes to Contact IE5, then Temporary internet Files, then Local settings, and then My documents, from which I can navigate down to the folder I...
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