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    Default install location

    I found out how to change the default install path. I then quickly changed it right back. I wouldn't recommend it. It screwed all kind of programs up. Some Windows related programs, such as Windows Media Player, refused to function afterwords. I will just manually change to install path in...
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    Default install location

    Greetings all, I have ordered, and will soon be receiving, a new computer. It has a 30 gig ssd drive for the os and a terabyte storage drive. My question is: how can I change the default install folder for programs under Windows 7, because obviously I can't have program files...
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    F5 key doing something else

    Right-click the shortcut for explorer and clear the shortcut key if it is set to F5. vivid
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    How do you clean up windows machines?

    I do many of these things as well as running Hijackthis periodically to make sure nothing really nasty has set in. vivid
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    Can't create new folder in Vista

    Thanks AZ, that did the trick.
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    Can't create new folder in Vista

    I am running Windows Vista Home Premium, as I have been for 3 months now. Just lately, when I go to create a new folder, it says "the file or folder does not exist." It will let me create a new folder called "New Folder." It will not let me rename it, though. Anybody ran into this? Reps of...
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    Need help networking 2 computers

    Yes. Check. Check. I have covered everything you mentioned, to no avail. Thanks, I will... keep trying. vivid
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    Need help networking 2 computers

    Sorry to resurrect this thread, but this is something that is bugging the crap out of me. I really want these 2 comps networked, at the least, they need to share a printer. Is there a chance that I have a service disabled that is necessary? I have been through every other option. Thanks to...
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    22" monitor suggestion

    I've had my Samsung Syncmaster 226BW for 2 months now and I love it. It is a widescreen, if that is a factor for you. This is my third Samsung monitor and I have always been happy with them. vivid
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    Need help choosing a camcorder
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    New Quad Core CPU's

    Dude, I'm in the same boat as you. I can't decide between the two. I mostly game, surf the internet, use internet programs, encode video. I don't use my computer for work or anything, so which should I chose? Anyone? vivid
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    Directx 10 cards

    If I want to purchase a Directx 10 card, but do not want to upgrade to Vista from XP, is that possible? I've been a little confused on this issue. I just don't want to have Vista, am I alone on this? Thanks for any information, vivid
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    10MBS cable line !!

    Weird about that U/L speed. Oh, well.
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    Need help networking 2 computers

    No, the appropriate IP addresses have been allowed.