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  Windows XP / 2000 / Vista Software
Oxford for Windows XP / 2000 / Vista - a comprehensive range of monolingual and bilingual dictionaries and thesauruses by Oxford University Press, the largest publishing house in the UK and the world’s most trusted university press
Slovoed for Windows XP / 2000 / Vista - series of best-selling PC dictionaries for Windows Vista/XP/2000, that provides high translation rate, easy-to-use interface, detailed and up-to-date dictionary bases with numerous usage and sound samples.
Merriam-Webster for Windows XP / 2000 / Vista - best-selling, authoritative dictionary content from Merriam-Webster, America's leading and most distinguished language reference publisher.
mswindows-software.penreader.com   (198 words)

  
  O'Reilly Store -- Windows XP
Windows Vista Pocket Reference is the ideal guide to setting up and navigating the basics of this new operating system, from the new user interface to networking, multimedia, security, and… Read more.
Windows Media Center Wizardy is a guide to getting the most out of a PC running Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, delving into the hidden features and extended capabilities… Read more.
Windows XP power-users troll the web, documentation, and friends for useful tips and tricks--a keyboard shortcut here, an undocumented double-click there to eliminate annoyances, save time, and take control of… Read more.
www.oreilly.com /pub/topic/windowsxp   (1488 words)

  
 Optimize XP
Windows XP by default uses a System managed paging file that works well and it is highly recommended to leave it alone.
In Windows XP the Maximum size of the Recycle Bin is set by default to 10% of your hard drive, when full, this can be a big waste of drive space.
Windows XP SP2 limits the number of simultaneous incomplete outbound TCP connection attempts per second to 10 from an "unlimited" number (16777214) in SP1.
mywebpages.comcast.net /SupportCD/OptimizeXP.html   (8478 words)

  
  Looking through Windows XP - Aug. 23, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: )
We had an opportunity to test drive an evaluation copy of Windows XP Professional, scheduled for official release on Oct. 25, and were impressed by improvements in its user friendliness, stability, speed and performance.
Windows XP keeps track of the programs you use most and lists them, as well as your choice of a Web browser and e-mail program, in a column on the left side of the start menu.
Windows XP replaces the notoriously unstable DOS foundation, which dates back to the earliest days of personal computing, with the much more stable platform of Windows NT and 2000, which were designed for and are used mostly by businesses.
money.cnn.com /2001/08/23/technology/windowsxp/index.htm   (1324 words)

  
  History of Microsoft Windows - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Windows tried to auto detect which mode to run in, although it could be forced to run in a specific mode using the switches: /r (real), /s (standard) and /3 (386 enhanced) respectively.
Windows XP uses the Windows NT 5.1 kernel; however, it finally marks the entrance of the Windows NT core to the consumer market, to replace the aging 16-bit branch.
Windows XP is the longest version of Windows ever released between upgrades, from 2001 all the way to 2007 when Windows Vista is planned to be released.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/History_of_Microsoft_Windows   (4197 words)

  
 Windows XP: Tutte le informazioni su Windows XP su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Windows XP é basato sul codice di Windows 2000 con una nuova interfaccia grafica (GUI) chiamata Luna che comprende elementi leggermente ridisegnati, alcuni dei quali sembrano ispirati dall'ambiente grafico di Linux KDE.
Il sistema comprende una serie di nuove funzionalità di sicurezza derivate da Windows 2000 e un firewall integrato, che venne incluso probabilmente a causa della competizione crescente con Linux; esso fa parte di uno sforzo generale rivolto a garantire una maggiore sicurezza del sistema dopo l'insoddisfazione generale in questo ambito.
XP ha fatto il suo ingresso sotto intense critiche e indagini dovute all'integrazione nel sistema di molte applicazioni per le quali esisteva tradizionalmente un robusto mercato di terze parti, come firewall, lettori multimediali (Windows Media Player), sistemi di messaggistica istantanea (Windows Messenger).
www.encyclopedia.it /w/wi/windows_xp.html   (505 words)

  
 Creating Windows XP Icons   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Windows XP icon style is all about fun, color, and energy—and, as there are now 32-bit versions of the icons, smooth edges.
Windows XP supports 32-bit icons, which are 24-bit images with an 8-bit alpha channel.
Windows XP icons use a drop shadow to provide definition and added dimension.
msdn.microsoft.com /library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnwxp/html/winxpicons.asp   (2304 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Microsoft Windows XP Professional FULL VERSION with SP2: Software   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Windows XP Professional provides rich, wireless network support, helping you simply and easily connect to wireless networks whether in your home, office, or out on the road.
XP is demanding on hardware, and it would be a mistake to install it on less than Microsoft's recommended minimum requirements.
Windows XP will by default find most drivers for video card sound cards, network cards, etc. that is such a bonus gone in the days of having to search for CDs with drivers.
www.amazon.com /Microsoft-Windows-Professional-FULL-VERSION/dp/B00022PTI4   (3147 words)

  
 Adobe and Windows XP
Windows XP's robust, easy-to-use operating system and new usability enhancements are changing the way home and office users compute.
A: Windows XP is great for customers because it builds on the consistent experience people currently get from Adobe's user interface.
Due to Windows XP's operating system foundations, we are able to deliver a more stable, consistent experience for customers than was previously possible.
www.adobe.com /products/adobesupportsXP.html   (788 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Microsoft Window XP Home Edition Upgrade [Old Version]: Software   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Windows XP is more customizable than previous versions, including its visual themes that let you change the whole appearance of Windows in an instant.
The XP user interface is not a radical departure from earlier versions of Windows, but there are a number of small changes that together add up to a significant improvement.
Windows XP Home is demanding on hardware, and it would be a mistake to install it on less than Microsoft's recommended minimum.
www.amazon.com /Microsoft-Window-Home-Upgrade-Version/dp/B00005MOTE   (2752 words)

  
 Windows XP training courses - learn Microsoft Windows XP - UK training
Windows XP is the Windows operating system for business and home desktop and laptop systems.
Windows XP Professional is built on the proven code base of Windows NT® and Windows 2000.
Using an Internet connection, a support professional or a friend running Windows XP can chat with you, view your screen, and, with your permission, work on your computer to fix a software problem or show you how to use your program.
www.systematix.co.uk /windows-xp-training-courses.htm   (778 words)

  
 Windows XP Resource Center
Windows XP is Microsoft's latest desktop operating system which is designed to replace all previous versions of Windows, including Windows 9x, Windows Me, Windows NT Workstation and Windows 2000 Professional.
Although the majority of the resources here are dedicated to the administration of Windows XP Professional in a corporate environment, we've done our best to keep the power users in mind.
Microsoft released Service Pack 1 for Windows XP today, and it's available for download here In addition to the numerous bug fixes that are normally part of a service pack release, SP1 includes modifications designed to comply with the recently proposed antitrust settlement.
labmice.techtarget.com /windowsxp/default.htm   (758 words)

  
 Repair XP
If XP won't start it may be due to a damaged boot sector or a missing or corrupt ntldr or ntdetect.com files.
Also if you have an older version of XP and have upgraded to a new service pack you will get a message stating that a newer version of Windows was found and you will not be able to run the Upgrade.
Windows XP will copy the necessary files to your Hard Drive to begin the installation and will then reboot.
www.webtree.ca /windowsxp/repair_xp.htm   (1919 words)

  
 Windows XP Home and Professional Service Pack 2 Service Configurations by Black Viper   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I have updated my Windows XP Services Configurations and Windows XP Services Information pages to include additional Service Pack 2 information.
For the most part, Microsoft took 3 years to create a "default" configuration for Windows XP Services that took me only one month to test and post on July 28, 2001.
Put your setting to "manual" or the listing under "Safe." Manual allows Windows XP to start the service when it needs to (or when ever it feels like it), but not at boot up.
www.blackviper.com /WinXP/servicecfg.htm   (1180 words)

  
 Windows XP
As changes are made to your system from installing applications and other software, the Window File Protection (WFP) system works to keep XP running and not introduce anything that may cause the system to become unstable, a curse of older Windows based operating systems.
Windows File Protection is an important tool, with it; you can run an executable (sfc.exe) that will start a process to analyze your system but other times, you will want to disable it.
In this article we will cover the Windows XP Registry, its function importance and most importantly, how to apply a basic level of disaster prevention to your system in case a problem does occur.
www.windowsnetworking.com /articles_tutorials/Windows_XP   (1899 words)

  
 Windows XP
Windows XP Introduction to XP View a slide show (Flash 6 format) on what is involved in the switch from Windows 98 to Windows XP.
Windows Explorer (and its alter ego My Computer) is the basic shell or user interface to the operating system.
In Windows XP, there is an interface that can be customized to contain in one package all the system tools that a particular user likes to employ.
vlaurie.com /computers2/winXP.htm   (876 words)

  
 Microsoft Windows XP help
Codenamed Whistler, Microsoft Windows XP is short for Windows Experienced and is the convergence of the two major Microsoft operating systems into one.
Windows XP is designed more for users who may not be familiar with all of Windows features and has several new abilities to make the Windows experience more easy for those users.
Windows XP includes various new features not found in previous versions of Microsoft Windows.
www.computerhope.com /winxp.htm   (234 words)

  
 Windows XP - HelpWithWindows.com
Windows XP, Microsoft's first OS to combine the Windows 9x code with the NT code, finally removing the MS-DOS layer from under Windows 9x, was released October 25, 2001.
Microsoft released an update for Windows XP to resolve an issue where an access violation may occur when a pop-up window in Internet Explorer 7 is closed on a system running Windows XP with Service Pack 2.
Microsoft released an update for Windows XP to resolve an issue where a USB telephony device installed on a computer running Windows XP is unexpectedly set as the default audio device.
www.helpwithwindows.com /WindowsXP   (634 words)

  
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 Microsoft details anti-piracy solution for Windows XP, Office XP
Windows XP and Office XP will discourage casual copying by limiting the number of times you can use a single Product ID to install these products.
But copies of Windows and Office that are bundled with a new PC are bound by a "single-use OEM license" that limits the product's use to the machine with which it was bought.
I then decide to re-install Windows XP (I reformat and reinstall my applications twice a year as a general practice).
www.windowsitpro.com /Articles/Index.cfm?ArticleID=19844&DisplayTab=Article   (1260 words)

  
 Windows XP ... Reloaded
Despite Microsoft's repeated denials, the company will indeed release an interim version of Windows XP that will bridge the gap between the initial XP release and Windows Longhorn, which is currently due in late 2005 at the earliest.
According to sources I contacted this morning, XP Reloaded will include all the features from XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), which is due by midyear, as well as a host of other unique features, including Windows Media Player (WMP) 10.
Reports about an XP Version 2 release first cropped up more than a year ago, but Microsoft officials repeatedly denied that the company planned to issue such a release.
www.windowsitpro.com /Articles/Index.cfm?ArticleID=41858&DisplayTab=Article   (982 words)

  
 ActiveWin.com: Microsoft Windows XP Section   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With the strengths of Windows 2000 Professional and the best business features of Windows 98 and Windows Me, Windows XP Professional is the best desktop operating system for business.
Windows® XP Home Edition is a smarter, simplified operating system that lets you stay connected to what’s important to you, from friends and family to the Internet.
With the new Windows engine, Windows XP Home Edition offers greater reliability and dependability than ever before in a home operating system.
www.activewin.com /winxp   (128 words)

  
 Windows
How To: Windows Vista is almost here, and early adopters will want to plop a copy over their current Windows XP installations.
In this excerpt from ExtremeTech's book, Hacking Windows XP, we show you how to use the Intel Application Accelerator and fine-tune page-file settings to give your Windows XP apps more zip.
But Windows XP is vastly improved in some key areas, even though it still has some quirks and incompatibilities.
www.extremetech.com /category2/0,3971,530826,00.asp   (2163 words)

  
 Windows XP drivers (Windows XP modem drivers win xp printer drivers xp video driver update etc.)
Windows XP drivers (Windows XP modem drivers win xp printer drivers xp video driver update etc.)
This site maintains listings of Windows XP driver files available on the web, organized by company.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!
www.xp-drivers.com   (48 words)

  
 Windows XP Setup Simulator - Learn how to install Windows XP on your computer!
Windows XP Setup Simulator - Learn how to install Windows XP on your computer!
Windows XP Setup Simulator is a program that teaches you how to install Windows XP, without having to worry you will mess up your hardware or software.
It just simulates installing Windows XP as if it was the real setup.
www.softplatz.com /Soft/Education/Computer/Windows-XP-Setup-Simulator.html   (241 words)

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