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Hard Drive Size Limitations and Barriers, The Basics

Hard Drive Size Limitations and Barriers The Basics Introduction If you have arrived here through a search engine, and there’s no menu to the left click here! There’s nothing more frustrating than trying to add a new hard drive only to be confronted by the inability to use it’s entire …

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Windows 95, 98 and Millenium Edition Support for Memory Configurations Greater than 512MB

Use of Memory Configurations Greater than 512MB in Windows 95, 98 and Windows Millennium Edition There have been numerous questions that have arisen since the release of Windows 95 regarding memory limitations in Windows 9x. These questions resurface with each subsequent release, and cover Windows 95 OSR2, Windows 98, Windows …

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Logical Block Addressing

Prior to the advent of Logical Block Addressing, all hard drives were accessed via CHS (Cylinder, Head, Sector) or Extended CHS, which means that the drive was accessed by specifying its cylinder, head and sector address. More appropriately, it was referred to as accessing the drive through its “geometry”. Extended …

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Windows 95, 98 and NT Setup Switches

98/95/NT SETUP SWITCHES If you try to install Windows 95/98 from a DOS prompt, SETUP allows several command line switches, also available to their Windows based counterpart. Run this the following command for available parameters: SETUP /? “Setup Options: SETUP [/C] [/IL] [batch] [/T:TMP] [/IM] [/ID] [/IS] [/IQ] [/IN] /C …

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Decimal, Hexadecimal and Binary Conversion Chart

Conversion Table Decimal – Hexadecimal – Binary Dec Hex Bin Dec Hex Bin Dec Hex Bin Dec Hex Bin 0 0 00000000 64 40 01000000 128 80 10000000 192 c0 11000000 1 1 00000001 65 41 01000001 129 81 10000001 193 c1 11000001 2 2 00000010 66 42 01000010 130 …

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Order Help

There are several things that you must do here so that may serve you quickly and efficiently, (1) Please tell us who you are, as without this information we cannot contact you, and (2) Please provide as much information as you can about the order you placed, what you have …

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Knowledge Center – Multi-Booting Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows 98 and RedHat 6.2

Multi-Booting Windows 2000, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 98 and RedHat Linux 6.2 If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here! As mentioned at our Dual-Boot/Multi-Boot home page, while some of the principles surrounding the Dual-Boot and Multi-Boot process are, in some ways, set in stone, other portions …

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Setting up Microsoft's Personal Web Server on Your Computer – Part 1

Installation and Setup Version 4.0 Part 1 We would like to be able to tell you that installing the Microsoft Personal Web Server (PWS) is a piece of cake, but it just isn’t so! While it isn’t all that difficult for a seasoned user or for someone who has had …

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ESCD Troubleshooting

ESCD ( Extended System Configuration Data ) General Information A place in the computer’s PnP BIOSs where information about peripheral devices  is stored that reflects the status of the systems configuration the last time the computer was booted. This applies mainly to early motherboards, more commonly referred to as “legacy” equipment. …

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Resolving BIOS and Drive Size Barriers

Resolving BIOS and Drive Size Barriers If you have arrived here through a search engine, and there’s no menu to the left click here! Foreword Hard drive limitations and barriers can, sometimes, be relatively easy to resolve, while at other times they can be extremely difficult to resolve. The more …

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