DUX COMPUTER DIGEST
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How can I share an Internet Connection with
Windows 2000? Answer.
Warns on Windows XP Hole. In addition to installing
the security patch available from Microsoft's Web site, computer users
running Windows XP should disable the "Universal Plug and Play" feature,
if they are not using it. You
can download the security patch/install it here. Privacy
Expert Roots Out True Origin of "XP Flaw". Microsoft
said customers using Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition and Windows
ME with UPnP should also use the patch. Sure
enough, it was installed on my computer running Windows Me. Go
to Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs, Windows Setup,
Communications, Details... 1/3/02 Update... Microsoft
Plug-And-Play Patch Pleases FBI. The FBI today said it is satisfied
with a software patch issued by Microsoft to protect against security
holes inherent in its Windows XP, Millennium Edition and 98 operating
systems, despite earlier recommendation that users should disable parts
of the software entirely.
Is there a combination broadband router/Ethernet
switch that supports USB cable or DSL MODEMS? Answer.
How do I get a Windows 98 (95, 98 SE, Me) computer
to work with a Windows XP computer on a network using a broadband router? Answer.
How do I share a drive or folder in Windows
XP with other computers on a Windows network? Answer.
How can I recover some old files that were
backed-up with the old version of MSBACKUP? Answer.
How can I determine what version of Windows
95, 98, 98 Second Edition (SE), or Me I have installed? Answer.
Do you have a form that your technicians use
when troubleshooting PC's? Answer.
about modular plug crimpers.
What are clock frequencies, nominal voltages,
typical thermal power, and maximum die temperatures for the various
AMD Athlon XP processors? Answer.
to Install the EpoX 8KHA+ Motherboard provides
detailed instructions for installing the popular, high-performance
EpoX 8KHA+ DDR Socket A AMD Athlon/Duron Motherboard in a typical computer.
Ways to Clean-Install the Windows XP Upgrade. That
is, clean- installed on a hard
disk on which an older version of Windows is installed, on a new hard
disk drive, or one that has been formatted or taken down to "bare
do You Install the Windows XP Pro OEM Version?
is an OEM Version of Windows?
are the differences between Windows XP Professional and Home Edition
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