What is the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)?

What is POP mail? There are a few ways to deal with email, but the two most popular are IMAP and POP (or POP 3) There are advantages and disadvantages to both. Most large groups on LANS and WANS recommend that you use IMAP to access your e-mail because of …

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Free Tools from the Windows 2000 Resource Kit

Microsoft® Windows 2000 Knowledge Center Using the Tools At Hand Free Tools from the Windows 2000 Resource Kit If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here! There are over 200 tools included on the Windows 2000 Professional Resource Kit companion CD. You can use these tools to manage …

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Defragging Windows 2000 – With Illustrations

Microsoft® Windows 2000 Knowledge Center Defragging Windows 2000 With Illustrations If you have arrived here through a search engine, click here! One of your customers calls complaining that his system is slowing down more and more each and every day. He makes sure to tell you that he is using …

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What is PPP? (Point-to-Point Protocol)

What is PPP? (Point-to-Point Protocol) PPP stands for point-to-point protocol, which is a technology for connecting to networks over standard serial (telephone) lines. In its most common implementation, users connect their personal computers to the Internet with PPP over a high-speed modem. It is similar to SLIP, but is more …

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What is IMAP?

What is IMAP? (Internet Message Access Protocol) IMAP, (Internet Message Access Protocol, formerly known as the Interactive Mail Access Protocol), is a protocol for e-mail clients to retrieve e-mail messages from, and work with the mailboxes on, a mail server. IMAP is the protocol that IMAP clients can use to …

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Ten Tune-Up Tips for Windows 98 Performance

Ten Tune-up Tips For Windows 98 Performance If you do any Internet surfing at all, you’ll undoubtedly find quite a few people disappointed with the performance of Windows 98. If the truth be told though, very few of those doing the complaining have spent even a few moments to learn …

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Microsoft Backup, Backing Up Windows 98 Step By Step

Backing Up Windows 98 Step By Step Getting acquainted with Microsoft Backup [Top] Windows 98 includes a fully featured backup utility licensed from Seagate Software at no extra cost. If you have been using a computer for any length of time, you are already aware of how devastating a system …

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Using Windows 9x Backup

Backing Up Windows 95/98 Whether you’re using Windows 95 (any version) or Windows 98 (any version), each came with the ability to backup your files. The capabilities offered with Windows 95 however, are vastly different from those in Windows 98. The issue is whether any of these backup programs will …

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Free Tools hidden in Windows 98

Free Tools hidden in Windows 98 Your Windows 98 CD has more than just Windows! You may want to preview some of the two dozen free tools hidden inside the \TOOLS\RESKIT directory. Location:  ..\Setup\ CDSETUP.EXE Sets up the Microsoft Management Console, the front end to the 1,700 page online Resource …

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Frontpage Tips and Tricks, Seeing the actual HTML code in FrontPage

Seeing the Actual HTML Code in FrontPage The reason most people use FrontPage is because they don’t want to sit in front of their computers and write HTML code by hand. Well, in FrontPage you can apply the “Now you see it, now you don’t” concept! Even if you’re not …

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