Drivers Related Windows Registry Keys

Drivers Related Windows Registry Keys The HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\b0 key contains numbered subkeys that assist the device manager in detecting PC Cards. Each numbered subkey specifies a stream interface driver and a corresponding detection function. The Device Manager calls the detection functions to locate the appropriate driver for an unrecognized PC Card. …

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Password Protecting a Folder In Windows Explorer

Password Protecting a Folder In Windows Explorer It should be obvious to most of you that have any knowledge about Windows 9x, that it isn’t a very secure desktop operating system, however there are a few things short of enabling security policies that you can do to keep files or …

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Correcting Stack Errors and Stack Overflow Problems in Windows 95/98

Correcting Stack Errors and Stack Overflow Problems Stack overflow issues are usually indicative of errors in the device driver. Device drivers are allocated 4 kilobytes, or one page, of space to be used as a stack. If the device driver requires the use of more than 4 kilobytes of memory, …

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Windows Login Screen Security and Attribures

Login Screen Security and Attributes Changing the login screen background [HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop] “Wallpaper”=”Fully qualified path to BMP file” [HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop] “Pattern”=”Pattern to use. Can be (None)” [HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop] Disabled “TileWallpaper”=”0” Enabled “TileWallpaper”=”1” Changing login screen background color [HKEY_USERS\.Default\ControlPanel\Colors] “Background”=”Decimal Red Component Decimal Blue Component Decimal Green Component“ Disabling logon screen …

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User Restrictions and Internet Explorer Version 5.x

Applying User Restrictionsto Internet Explorer Version 5.01 and Above The are a number of user restrictions that you can apply to Internet Explorer (IE) 5.01 and above to govern just how Internet Explorer can be used in your environment, whether that is at home or on a network. The table …

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Printing the Favorites List in Internet Explorer 5

Click Start, point to Programs, and then click Internet Explorer. On the File menu, click Import and Export. In the Import/Export Wizard, click Next. Click Export Favorites, and then click Next. Click Favorites, and then click Next. Click Export to a File or Address, type c:\bookmark.htm in the Export to …

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Adaptec Easy CD Creator in Windows 2000

Adaptec Easy CD Creator 3.x Easy CD Creator 3.x uses an older set of NT drivers. While the most recent version of these drivers work with Windows 2000, they do not support the full capabilities of Windows 2000 such as Plug and Play. These drivers have been rewritten for full …

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Backing Up and Restoring the Windows 95 Registry

Backing up and Restoring the Windows 95 Registry To Backup and Restore the Windows 95 Registry. While at a *pure MS-DOS prompt, and in the the C:\Windows directory, type: Attrib -s -r -h C:\Windows\System.dat (press Enter) Attrib -s -r -h C:\Windows\User.dat (press Enter) To make backup copies type: copy C:\Windows\System.dat …

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Remove the Help Option from the Start Menu (Windows 9x)

Remove the Help Option from the Start Menu (Windows 9x) This tweak hides the Help option on the Start Menu. Open your registry and find the key below. Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value called ‘NoHelp’ set the value to equal ‘1’ to enable the restriction. …

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Windows 98 unloads DLL Files by default

Windows 98 SE Unloads Dynamic Library Links by Default By default, when Windows 98 SE is installed onto a freshly formatted drive, not an upgrade over an existing Windows 9x installation, Windows normally always creates a default registry setting that causes Windows to unload the Dynamic Link Libraries (DLL’s) used …

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