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Advices to solve applications bugs. Tweaks and optimizations to improve performance of various software applications.

2010
23
Aug
Microsoft Office – Excel double ...

If double click on file won’t open Microsoft Excel or will open Excel application but [ can’t open file error ] will occur then we have the following resolution 100% successfully tested on Windows XP with Microsoft Office 2003  ver.11.0.5614.0 Service Pack 2. Open Microsoft Excel > Tools > Options > General > under Settings Uncheck < Ignore other […]

2010
18
Aug
Windows Update Error [0×80070424]

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If you get [0×80070424] you can’t perform any windows update using windows update website or windows service.  Windows Update is caused by miss registration of wuaueng.dll. The resolution is very simple like any of fail dll registration, just follow: click on Start > Run paste and execute: %SYSTEMROOT%\SYSTEM32\regsvr32.exe %SYSTEMROOT%\SYSTEM32\wuaueng.dll

2010
05
Feb
HP LaserJet P1505 firmware downloa ...

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To solve HP LaserJet P1505 firmware download error on Windows SBS 2003 just follow the steps: Go to Start > Printers and Faxes Select Printer > Properties > Security Select Everyone > Permissions Check  allow Manage Printers and Manage Documents In this way the users have full access to the printer bidirectional support which is the […]

2010
30
Jan
How to disable thumbs.db under Win ...

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To disable thumbs.db under Windows 7 follow the steps: log on Windows 7 as Administrator or with administrative privileges to open the local Group Policy object, click Start, click Run, type gpedit.msc, and then click OK expand the User Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Explorer (picture) on right pane of the […]

2010
30
Jan
Kaspersky Antivirus & Internet Sec ...

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Locate *.tmp files under: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Kaspersky Lab\AVP9\Bases\Cache\ Open KIS/KAV > Settings > Options and disable the Self-Defense option Select all *.tmp file and delete (*)  Open KIS/KAV > Settings > Options and enable the Self-Defense option (*) There is no need to close the KIS/KAV application before deleting files. Not all file […]

2010
28
Jan
How to activate administrator acco ...

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How to activate Administrator account under Windows 7. First step is to check if the Administrator account is shown in Control Panel > All Control Panel Items > User Accounts > Manage another account. By default Administrator account is suppressed. So, to make it visible you need to run following command: Start > Run to […]