windows xp

  1. Krish108

    Is it possible to activate Windows XP in 2020?

    I am reinstalling Windows XP Home Edition on an IBM NetVista a22p. Does the product activation still work?
  2. mohittomar13

    How to get legit free copies of Windows Me, 2000 Server, XP

    I need these for some academic purpose. Is there a way I can get these for free?
  3. Z

    how to fix loading pbr for descriptor 2...done

    I recently tried to use an old pc and tried to get on it but when i boot it up i get this message "how to fix loading pbr for descriptor 2...done" After the boot proccess
  4. BruhXP

    XP Stuck on loading logo screen

    It is a Windows XP Dell dimension 8100 Its stuck on the loading screen, and I can only run in safe mode, can I get some help. I'm also not sure how to fix the audio because that's not working either, I'm trying to use headphones and speakers with no avail. I'm not sure if this is because...
  5. W

    Outlook express stops working

    I have a friend using outlook express and windows XP. I know it is I old, but he cannot afford to replace it, so trying to help him out. It has worked fine for many years but now when reading or sending emails he gets this error:- Your server has Unexpectedly terminated the connection, possible...
  6. R

    Can’t load ie besides search

    I just recently did a reinstall windows XP, I would love to install a better browser but unfortunately Internet explorer won’t let me open any webpages. I’m connected to wireless Internet and am able to use the search bar to search for things via Bing but I cannot open any of the links, the...
  7. 1337xp

    Is this a good old LGA775 Motherboard?

    Hello fellow techies, Today I would like to know if this motherboard is good for old games, ASUS P5E Deluxe Link: And also another note: I will be getting this motherboard and a GPU (i don't remeber what it was) for free from a friend as he did not...
  8. K

    Fixing Multimedia Audio Controller driver

    I have been having some problems with my multimedia audio controller driver. It has been inactive and has a exclamation mark over it on the computer management window, however I can update it but it's missing the rtkvac.sys file from it's realtek ac97 driver that it requires, and if I try and...
  9. T

    Trying to play old game on Windows 10 PC

    I recently bought an old game from Amazon called Athens 2004. It was designed to suit a Windows XP PC, however, the game runs fine up until the point where my race loading screen appears, there are animations in the background so I know it's not completely frozen although it might as well be. I...
  10. E

    USB driver removed! What should I do?

    I deleted unnecessary programs from my windows xp computer and accidentally deleted usb and audio drivers what should i do?
  11. Kotol420

    Marking icons on desktop on W10 looks like on W XP

    I restored my computer and then cracked some boosting application and i did something i deleted trash trought that app and now I got new problem that i had once and idk how to fix that (i restored my pc again first time) but now i want to know how to do it by another, more usefull way. So, the...
  12. K

    Drive Sharing with Windows 10 and XP

    Hello all, I have a good old DELL OTIPLEX GX260 with Windows NT and XP (two OS systems on a partitioned hard drive) and a Windows 10 PC which has three hard drives, 1, a 1TB main, 2, a 1TB backup and a 80GIG on the side. The old Windows Xp has 80GIG on it's drive and doesn't have enough...
  13. P

    It's Jammed!

    I downloaded a few ISOs from to install on my XP VMWare virtual machine because I really wanted to listen to the MIDIs on VGMusic that were made for XG actually in XG. You have heard about the elephant in the room, didn't you? (Sorry if the images are messed up, but...
  14. G

    Black screen

    I cleaned the graphic cards and put it back, so my mouse lights up when windows logo is on, but it doesnt show the logo only my mouse light up
  15. U

    System Restore & Connection Problems

    I'm experiencing three problems at the same time with my Windows XP, one involves System Restore, one of the problems involves a networking issue (connecting to the internet) and the other involves a web/email issue (Google account). I'm at my wit's end with these problems, so please help me...
  16. E

    "A Disk Read Error Occurred..."

    I recently (earlier this year) had a PC built for capturing legacy video with a capture device (ATI All-In-Wonder 9000) which simply will not work under Vista or later. I use this PC only as a dedicated standalone unit and it is isolated from all networks. When I received the PC it worked...
  17. T

    can someone help me?

  18. A

    Old Windows XP Aspire One doesn't connect to internet

    Hi, I have an Acer Netbook running windows XP. The model is ZG5. Please note that replacing it or buying a new one is not an option. The problem is that when I connect to the wireless network, it says it's connected but whichever browser I use tells me it's not. I think the driver may be the...
  19. G

    Windows Setup could not configure Windows to run

    Hi Everyone, I have an older Gateway desktop with XP. XP crashed and failed to restart or repair automatically, safe mode would also not engage. I was able to run a factory restore with saving my files to a back up. However, when XP goes to install from this factory restore I get the...
  20. S

    Won't connect to any sort of internet?

    I recently came across an old Dell Inspiron 5315 that's running windows XP, and I've come to find out that it won't connect to any internet whatsoever. I have no way to connect to Wi-Fi due to the lack of an adapter, so the first thing I tried was connection through an ethernet cable. But alas...