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Overview of the Windows 2000 Registry Editors

Microsoft® Windows 2000 Knowledge Center The Windows 2000 Registry Editors If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here! Overview of the Registry Editor (Regedit) The Registry Editor is an advanced tool that you can use for changing settings in your system registry, which contains information about how …

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Windows 2000 Device Manager

Windows 2000 Device Manager Device Manager provides you with a graphical view of the hardware that is installed on your computer. You can use Device Manager to change the way your hardware is configured as well as the way your hardware interacts with your computer’s microprocessor. By using Device Manager, …

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Safe Mode with Command Prompt

Safe Mode with Command Prompt Starts Windows 2000 using only basic files and drivers. After logging on, the command prompt is displayed instead of the Windows desktop, Start menu, and Taskbar. Notice: Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® NT, Windows® 2000 and Microsoft® Office are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Microsoft …

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The Basic Tools Included With Windows 2000

Microsoft® Windows 2000 Knowledge Center Using the Tools At Hand The Windows 2000 Support Tools If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here! An Intro to the Windows 2000 Support Tools Windows 2000 comes equipped with two sets of support tools, those built into Windows 2000, and …

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April 2001 More New Motherboards from Intel Intel announced the release of two new motherboards, the Easton 2 and Fayetteville, and this month initial shipments began to arrive. Based on forecast commitments, it appears that volume shipments cannot be expected much before early May, however we will see product during …

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Using the Windows 2000 Application Compatibility Tool

Microsoft® Windows 2000 Knowledge Center The Windows 2000 Application Compatibility Tool If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here!  Troubleshooting your Windows 2000 Software Compatibility Problems When you upgrade to Windows 2000, your hardware’s compatibility with the Windows 2000 operating system isn’t your only concern. You also …

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What is 3DMark2000

What is 3DMark 2000? 3DMark2000 is one of the latest installments in the popular 3DMark series of benchmarking software from MadOnion. It combines DirectX7 support with completely new graphics, and enables benchmark results that easily discloses a 3D accelerator cards ability to deliver game content. As with all MadOnion benchmarks, …

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CHCP MS-DOS Command

Type: Internal (3.3 and later) Syntax: CHCP CHCP (codepage) Purpose: Displays or changes the code page that DOS will use. Changes the code page used by DOS for device-related system operations such as displaying or printing special language characters. (The code page is a table that defines the character set …

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goto MS-DOS Command

Type: Internal (2.0 and later) Syntax: GOTO (label) Purpose: Causes unconditional branch to the specified label. Discussion Sends the program to the command found in the line immediately after the label definition. A label is the first eight characters on a batch file line after a colon. The label can …

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fc MS-DOS Command

Type: External (3.3 and later) Syntax: FC [d:][path]filename [d:][path]filename [/A][/C][/L][/Lb n] [/N][/T][/W] [/(number)] or (for binary comparisons) FC [d:][path]filename [d:][path]filename [/B][/number] Purpose: Displays the differences between two files or sets of files. Discussion FC reports differences between the two files you specify. FC first displays the name of the first …

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