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Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by jiminyt, Jan 28, 2003.

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  1. jiminyt

    jiminyt Thread Starter

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    2 questions....1 thread:
    1. My screensaver seems to have a mind of its own. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. I've tried resetting the delay time but it still happens. Any suggestions?
    2. Sometimes the text gets clipped like it's running together when I'm visiting different websites. This occurs when text is in a verticle column with one article on top of another. It happens on multiple websites. Any suggestions?
     
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    Please state your browser version and system specifications for the forum to more effectively help you.

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    Internet Explorer 5.x/6.x comes with a repair tool. To use it, go to the Add/Remove Programs Control Panel; Scroll and click to highlight 'Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.x' in the Install/Uninstall window; Then click on the Add/Remove button; Select 'Repair' the current installation of Internet Explorer radio button; Click on OK. Resart your computer when prompted.

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    Update your antivirus, temporarily disable your screen saver (choose None) and scan with your anti-virus set to scan All Files. Update and scan bi-monthly.

    You can scan on-line to double-check your Windows scanner at http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

    *** Mandatory (get a firewall of any brand) - Get free Sygate personal firewall anti-hacker countermeasure from http://www.sygate.com. 'Don't let anything out to the Internet you don't know what it is.' Also please see http://www.firewallguide.com/ for more information on why all on-line home computers should be firewall enabled.
     
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