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    outlook express hangs

    Seems ok now, thanks for your help. Cheers Peat
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    outlook express hangs

    When I try to open the Sent Items folder in Outlook Express (6) the programme often hangs, pressing ctrl-alt-delete informs that the programme is not responding. Anyone got any suggestions? Cheers Peat
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    disconnected from Outlook Express

    Knew I'd seen it somewhere - however, the "Always connect to this account using" box is and was always unchecked! So thats not the solution!
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    disconnected from Outlook Express

    AbvAvguser - changing the setting to "never..." did not work! Kiwiguy - Damned if I can find a "Always connect to this account using" to deselect, although it does sound familiar! Thanks for your help although its really not that critical as I only have alternate ISPs for emergency use - if...
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    disconnected from Outlook Express

    Hi AbvAvgUser, Tried as you suggested, I was set on "Always dial my default connection" I changed to "Never dial... " then did apply and ok and closed the window then reopened and checked "dial whenever a network connection is not present" Then I disconnect from the net (via tesco.net) and...
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    disconnected from Outlook Express

    I normally connect to the net through the ISP tesco.net and use Outlook Express for mail. If I connect with one of the other ISP's that I have used in the past (eg virgin net) , I can get on to the net but when I try to open Outlook Express the connection to the net is cut. How/why does this...
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    soundcard disabled

    Nothing under multimedia - no more question marks anywhere
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    soundcard disabled

    In safe mode, system devices, under Other Devices there is a PCI Communications Device which has a ?. Would this not be to with the modem, I would hate to lose my internet connection!
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    soundcard disabled

    Pardon my ignorance but how do I boot in safe mode?
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    soundcard disabled

    I have tried physically installing the card in two different slots. Prior to trying to install the new card, when I tried to uninstall the soundcard software through add/remove programs it would not uninstall due to "corupted program files". I had to download and run an uninstall program in...
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    soundcard disabled

    It's been a while but, following advice recieved, I bought a new soundcard, a Soundblaster Digital 4.1 OEM and tried to install it according to the instructions supplied with the card. This infernal machine does not detect it when it is re-booted what do I do now?
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    soundcard disabled

    I'll probably just get a cheapie I'm not that bothered about the quality of sound from this machine, but some sound is necessary for some progs. It's been a learning process, thanks for your help- LarryCore Acacandy Spaceman 333 ratchet Cheers, Peat
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    soundcard disabled

    I'm not really near anywhere but I could get a card through mail-order. But I really can't understand why installing a new Ram card could have started all this nonsense!
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    soundcard disabled

    I finally managed to install the new drivers and rebooted Still no sound, the soundcard is still disabled in device manager.
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    soundcard disabled

    acacandy- I tried the download and the following files are still not found ctmix32.exe ctmixenq.cnt ctmixeng.hlp ctmres32.dll ctmres32.ahg ctres32.dll custres.dll Larrycore- The only way that I know to install drivers is through "device manager - update drivers. If if were...
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