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Questions tagged [windows-xp]

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saving Boot Partion and Copy it to a file

I want copy and save boot partition of a windows xp sp3 ,that is installed and work , to a file and use it if I miss this partition
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How to statically identify sys files on which an application depends?

To help with the migration of applications off of legacy operating systems (e.g. XP) I need to identify driver (sys) files on which an application relies in order to run. This needs to be done by ...
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bypass network password to create new user

I have an old XP computer that was setup years ago on a secure network. It was setup so that the startup screen would only list the network you wanted to log into. The company gave the computer to me ...
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Flash drive: Application not found

When I try to access my flash drive by double clicking I get prompted with an Application not found. Right clicking and selecting open works... only to send me to an empty folder named E:. Clicking ...
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Access Runtime 2010 failure kernel32.dll on windows XP

From Monday so far, we're experiencing issues with installations of Microsoft Access Runtime on Windows XP Systems. It becomes impossible to execute the program. An error message depicts on Window's ...
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Windows Virtual Machine from .VHD

I have virtualised a windows machine using "Disk2VHD" from microsoft sysinternals. I then used Windows virtual machine to create a VM from the .VHD file. I ensured the "Prepare for use in VM" box was ...
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how to close and start a program from cmd in Windows XP?

I've been trying cmd commands such as "taskkill" on Windows XP and apparently they don't exist. I'd like to be able to close and open a program from the cmd because I need to connect to the Windows ...
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Adding “Copy/Move To folder” to the left side in Windows 10

Is it possible to add "Copy/Move To folder" options to the left side in Windows 10, just like in Windows XP File and Folder Tasks?
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Error loading operating system: on only one pc

I've an old industrial PC with Windows XP SP1. This PC has a 60GB IBM HDD. I've got a second HDD of that type. I did clone an backup image from this system using true image to this new HDD (all ...
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I cant ping windows xp from windows 7 but I can do the opposite

I have problems connecting windows xp pc, with windows 7 laptop that usethe same router togother, my goal is to be able to share files between the two. the pc with windows xp is connected to the ...
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Windows: emulate green CRT on modern LCD

I felt the old green phosphorous CRT very relaxing. Is there any way to emulate the monotone green of a phosphorous CRT on modern LCD monitors? Can I solve it coding a Windows theme or monitor ...
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Windows - Registry Recovery XP

I am working on an XP machine and gives me the following message just before I log in. One of the files containing the systems registry data had to be removed by use of a log or alternate copy. The ...
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How do I setup dual boot for two existing installations?

My Linux Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is working well on a RAID array that uses HDDs. I've added an old SSD to the system and see that it has WinXP installed. There's one piece of legacy software that I would ...
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Is it possible to replace shell32.dll in Windows 7 with Windows XP's?

I was looking to theme my PC in an XP style but nowhere can I find a reliable way to replace my icons (i.e. Recycle Bin, Hard Drive, CD icons) with XP's. I was curious as to whether I could perhaps ...
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Using pirated copy of old windows versions [closed]

Is it still illegal for US citizens to install a pirated copy of Windows XP or Vista on their machines, considering those windows have reached end of life? Could one get arrested for that? Thanks for ...

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