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    metacity focus scheme for windows xp?

    Hi, is there a way to get the metacity focus scheme for win XP? some features that i am looking for are: window only raises to the top when you click on the title bar (main one i want) middle click on the title bar sends the window behind all the others double click on title bar rolls up...
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    what would happen if your mem controller fried?

    very interesting, safe mode seems to be normal speed. guess its a software prob, time to format and reinstall. thanks for the help.
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    what would happen if your mem controller fried?

    im pretty sure the memory is fine. there is only one chip so if that chip was broke the comp wouldn't boot. im worried about the memory controller chip on the mobo
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    what would happen if your mem controller fried?

    the heatsink fell off of my brothers memory controller. i was able to solder the clips back onto the motherboard so that the heatsink is back in the right place, but i think the chip might already be fried. if this were the case, would the computer boot at all? the comp boots, but it took...
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    2 routers in house, internet works but not lan across routers

    i live in a house with 7 people. we have a cable connection and 2 routers (a linksys befsr41 and a netgear mr814). right now i have the setup as cable modem -> netgear router -> linksys router. all computers get internet but only computers hooked up to the netgear modem can see eachother, and...
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    fixing FC2 install to dual boot with XP

    i would like to have grub boot xp and linux both so i dont have to deal with floppies. the first time i tried it wouldn't boot anything. it just hung and said "GRUB"
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    fixing FC2 install to dual boot with XP

    so where exactly do i put this? i have run fixboot and fixmbr so as far as i know the grub that was written to the mbr on installation is now gone. Right now, to my knowledge i have the same exact thing i had before (win xp) but with an install of fedora on a different partition that is...
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    Unmountable Boot Volume

    i had this problem. i had to go into bios and disable UDMA. it solved my problem. i dont see how Adobe could have caused this though.
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    SUSE installation failure

    16MB of ram? i cant imagine you can get anything to run with that little. just checked it out for ya. suse 9.1 needs 128MB of ram.
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    fixing FC2 install to dual boot with XP

    i installed fedora. i created a separate partition for the swap file. after install i realized fedora overwrote my master boot record. after doing fixboot and fixmbr to get it back to the way it was before i know have a fedora install but no way to get to it. is there a way to boot to it or...
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    WAP(802.11g) + wireless router(802.11b) hookup

    preferred router at the top of what list? so i can just plug the g access point directly into the b router, not configure anything and the cards will use the fastest signal? i figured they would have designed routers/cards like this.
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    WAP(802.11g) + wireless router(802.11b) hookup

    Currently in my house we have a wireless router (b). we have a wireless access point (g) that we want to hook up. All the pcs have G wireless cards and we want to take advantage of the speed. once i hook up the WAP to the wireless router, do i have to disable the wireless cabability of the...
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    win 2003 or win 2000?

    i can get those other ones for free though cause im a student. ive already gotten two win xps and thats the limit so i have to get something else
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    win 2003 or win 2000?

    yeah i saw a site about how to turn 2003 into a workstation. if you disable all the server stuff is it essentially xp?
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    win 2003 or win 2000?

    I have seen debates between xp and 2003 but what would be better, 2000 or 2003? i can get either of them but unfortunately have exhausted my supply of win xp. this machine is going to be used by my mom for browsing, word processing... unlikely any gaming or anything that takes a whole lot of...
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