You cannot uninstall Windows Vista by using the Uninstall a program option of the Programs and Features Control Panel tool

You cannot uninstall Windows Vista by using the Uninstall a program option of the Programs and Features Control Panel toolView products that this article applies to.Article ID:925809Last Review:September 20, 2007Revision:3.0SYMPTOMSYou upgrade Microsoft Windows XP to Windows Vista. After you upgrade, you cannot uninstall Windows Vista by using the Uninstall a program option of the Programs and Features Control Panel tool.Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because Windows Vista does not provide the Uninstall Windows Vista option in the Uninstall a ... Read more..

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Applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logo

Applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logoView products that this article applies to.Article ID:933305Last Review:February 27, 2008Revision:8.1On This PageSUMMARYThis article contains links to current lists of applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista logo. This article also discusses resources that you can use to find applications that have earned the Certified for Windows Vista logo or the Works with Windows Vista ... Read more..

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You experience installation errors and compatibility problems when you install Windows Server 2003 management tools on a Windows Vista-based computer

You experience installation errors and compatibility problems when you install Windows Server 2003 management tools on a Windows Vista-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:930056Last Review:December 3, 2007Revision:5.2On This PageSUMMARYAs an administrator, you can use the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Administration Tools Pack to install the Windows Server 2003 management tools on a Windows Vista-based computer. The Windows Server 2003 management tools provide remote server management functions. This article describes some of the limitations that exist when you ... Read more..

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You may receive error messages when you try to perform a backup operation on a Windows Vista-based computer

You may receive error messages when you try to perform a backup operation on a Windows Vista-based computerView products that this article applies to.Article ID:950167Last Review:March 31, 2008Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSWhen you try to perform a backup operation on a Windows Vista-based computer, you may experience the following symptoms:• You may receive the following error message:Windows could not find backup devices on your computer. The following information might explain why this problem occurred:Incorrect function. (0x80070001) Please close the backup application and try again. This ... Read more..

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Enable or Disable Fade and Slide effects on ToolTips

ToolTip appears when you move your mouse over buttons etc... 1. Right click Computer > Properties 2. Advanced System Settings 3. Under Performance click Settings 4. Tick (Enable) or Untick (Disable) Fade or Slide ToolTips into View 5. Apply ----------------------------------------------- Microsoft Knowledge Base Article This article contents is Microsoft Copyrighted material. Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Terms of Use | Trademarks Read more..

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A Group Policy Documents setting is localized incorrectly as Recently used files on a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows Vista

A Group Policy Documents setting is localized incorrectly as Recently used files on a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:953407Last Review:July 1, 2008Revision:1.0On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario: •You have a computer that is running a Japanese version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows Vista. Or, you have the Japanese language pack installed on a computer that is running an English version of Windows ... Read more..

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Possible Reasons for OLE Control Registration Failure

SUMMARY loadTOCNode(1, \\'summary\\'); OLE controls can be registered by using Visual C++ from the Tools menu, from the Test Container provided with the Control Development Kit (CDK), or by using the regsvr or regsvr32 applications provided with Visual C++. In some cases, the registration of a control may fail; use this article to help troubleshoot the problem. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \\'moreinformation\\'); All of the previously mentioned methods for registering an OLE Control use essentially the same technique. LoadLibrary() is called to ... Read more..

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A hotfix is available to enable the Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) messages to use INTERNALDATE as the delivery date of the message in Outlook 2007

Article ID: 957418 - Last Review: November 13, 2008 - Revision: 1.0A hotfix is available to enable the Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) messages to use INTERNALDATE as the delivery date of the message in Outlook 2007View products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allINTRODUCTIONThis article describes how to enable the Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) messages to use INTERNALDATE as the delivery date of the message in Outlook 2007.MORE INFORMATIONImportant This section, method, or task contains ... Read more..

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When you open an InfoPath form in Firefox, the font size of text on the view differs from when you open the form in Internet Explorer

Article ID: 956617 - Last Review: November 26, 2008 - Revision: 1.0When you open an InfoPath form in Firefox, the font size of text on the view differs from when you open the form in Internet ExplorerView products that this article applies to.Expand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSWhen you open a Microsoft InfoPath form in Mozilla Firefox, the font size of text on the view differs from the font size when you open the form in Windows Internet Explorer.RESOLUTIONTo ... Read more..

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Error message when a domain user tries to change the password of a client computer that is running the German version of Windows Vista: Status: C000006C/C000006C

Error message when a domain user tries to change the password of a client computer that is running the German version of Windows Vista: Status: C000006C/C000006CView products that this article applies to.Article ID:936460Last Review:September 11, 2007Revision:2.1On This PageSYMPTOMSConsider the following scenario. On a domain controller, you configure some password policy settings. For example, you configure the Minimum password age password policy or the Password must meet complexity requirements password policy. However, when a domain user tries to change the ... Read more..

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Problems with the network, hard disk drive, or storage drivers cause a program to stop unexpectedly in Windows Vista

Problems with the network, hard disk drive, or storage drivers cause a program to stop unexpectedly in Windows VistaView products that this article applies to.Article ID:937097Last Review:May 29, 2007Revision:1.0SYMPTOMSYou start or run a network-capable program in Windows Vista. Then, the program stops unexpectedly (crashes) in either of the following cases:•When the program tries to read valid data from a remote storage medium.•When the program tries to write valid data to a remote storage medium. Additionally, you receive an error message ... Read more..

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Error message on a Windows Vista-based computer that is running a USB composite device: STOP 0x000000FE

Error message on a Windows Vista-based computer that is running a USB composite device: STOP 0x000000FEView products that this article applies to.Article ID:934796Last Review:August 29, 2007Revision:2.0On This PageSYMPTOMSOn a Windows Vista-based computer that is running a USB composite device, you may receive a Stop error message that resembles the following:STOP 0x000000FE (parameter1, parameter2, parameter3, parameter4)BUGCODE_USB_DRIVERThis problem may occur if the USB composite device has the Selective Suspend feature enabled. This problem occurs even though the USB composite device supports the ... Read more..

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The display is turned off and you do not receive notification when a Windows Vista-based computer goes into hybrid sleep

The display is turned off and you do not receive notification when a Windows Vista-based computer goes into hybrid sleepView products that this article applies to.Article ID:935264Last Review:April 13, 2007Revision:2.1SYMPTOMSYou enable the hybrid sleep feature in the Windows Vista power plan settings. When the computer goes into hybrid sleep, you are not notified when the display is turned off. Additionally, you do not receive notification to help you determine whether the computer is still in transition ... Read more..

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You cannot select an upgrade option for Windows Vista, and you may receive an error message: You cannot upgrade Windows in Safe mode

You cannot select an upgrade option for Windows Vista, and you may receive an error message: You cannot upgrade Windows in Safe mode View products that this article applies to.Article ID:932005Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.1SYMPTOMSWhen you try to install Windows Vista, you cannot select an upgrade option that is located in the Install Windows dialog box. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:Upgrade has been disabled - You cannot upgrade Windows in Safe mode. Cancel the installation, ... Read more..

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When you insert a MultiMediaCard (MMC) into the SD slot of a Dell XPS M1210 laptop that is running Windows Vista, the MMC is not recognized

When you insert a MultiMediaCard (MMC) into the SD slot of a Dell XPS M1210 laptop that is running Windows Vista, the MMC is not recognizedView products that this article applies to.Article ID:927835Last Review:March 15, 2007Revision:1.4SYMPTOMSWhen you insert a MultiMediaCard (MMC) into the secure digital (SD) slot of a Dell XPS M1210 laptop that is running a clean installation of Windows Vista, the MMC is not recognized. Back to the topCAUSEThis problem occurs because the SD slot controller does ... Read more..

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Description of the Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications application

INTRODUCTION loadTOCNode(1, \'summary\'); This article describes the Microsoft Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications application. This program notifies you if a copy of Windows is not genuine. MORE INFORMATION loadTOCNode(1, \'moreinformation\'); Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications notifies you if a copy of Microsoft Windows XP is not genuine. The notification messages only appear on computers that have failed the Windows Genuine Advantage validation process and that are running a copy of Windows XP that is not genuine. If you are running a validated, genuine ... Read more..

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Unix and Linux IP Command Lines

LINUX : Display Current Config for all NIC's: ifconfig Display Current Config for eth0: ifconfig eth0 Assign IP: ifconfig eth0 192.168.1.2 Assign IP/Subnet: ifconfig eth0 192.168.1.2 netmask 255.255.255.0 Assign Default Gateway: route add default gw 192.168.1.1 Assign multiple IP's: ifconfig eth0:0 192.168.1.2 Assign second IP: ifconfig eth0:1 192.168.1.3 Disable network card: ifconfig eth0 down Enable network card: ifconfig eth0 up View current routing table: route "or" route -n View arp cache: arp "or" arp -n Ping: ping -c 3 192.168.1.1 Trace Route: traceroute www.ossmall.ro Trace Path: tracepath www.ossmall.ro DNS Test: host www.ossmall.ro Advanced DNS Test: ... Read more..

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Office SharePoint Server Search and Windows SharePoint Server Search may not work as expected after you update Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search

After you update Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search, Office SharePoint Server Search and Microsoft Windows SharePoint Server Search may not work as expected. CAUSE This problem can occur when the following conditions are true: The Search service accounts in SharePoint Server 2007 and in Windows SharePoint Services are not members of the Local Administrators group. The Search service accounts in SharePoint Server 2007 and in Windows SharePoint Services are not members of the WSS_ADMIN_WPG Windows ... Read more..

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A memory leak may occur in the nonpaged pool memory on the Windows Server 2008-based terminal server when you log on to and log off from a Windows Server 2008-based terminal server through an RDP connection

A memory leak may occur in the nonpaged pool memory on the Windows Server 2008-based terminal server when you log on to and log off from a Windows Server 2008-based terminal server through an RDP connectionView products that this article applies to.Article ID:950086Last Review:May 26, 2008Revision:1.1On This PageSYMPTOMSWhen you log on to and log off from a Windows Server 2008-based terminal server through a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) connection, a memory leak may occur in the nonpaged pool memory on ... Read more..

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Some components of an application may not be displayed correctly in a Terminal Services session if you connect to a terminal server by using RDC 6.1 from a client computer that is running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, or Windows Server 2008

Article ID: 958106 - Last Review: December 2, 2008 - Revision: 1.0Some components of an application may not be displayed correctly in a Terminal Services session if you connect to a terminal server by using RDC 6.1 from a client computer that is running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, or Windows Server 2008Hotfix Download AvailableView and request hotfix downloadsView products that this article applies to.On This PageExpand all | Collapse allSYMPTOMSYou use Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) 6.1 to ... Read more..

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