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Entries for the ‘Windows XP’ Category

Unable to see buttons on a Netbook screen

Netbooks by their nature have small screens, many which have a vertical resolution which is on 600px. The problem with this is that many web pages and some applications have dialog boxes or popups where the buttons you’d like to click (like OK and SAVE!) are often off the bottom of the screen and unreachable. […]

Prevent Windows rebooting after automatic updates

Problem: Windows has a nasty habit sometimes of downloading and installing automatic updates and then prompting you to restart the PC. You then are given the option to postpone the restart, which is fine if you’re actually at your PC, but if you’re not then Windows just decides to do it anyway and you just […]