February 23rd, 2002 08:01 PM
February 22nd, 2002 02:15 AM
its actually not for "self pinging" because like jcdux said you dont need access to the internet for this to work. its for testing services on your box(win/*nix/whatever). like if you wanted to see...
February 22nd, 2002 02:10 AM
yes CMOS battery can be a bitch...during a cold boot mine likes to fails sometimes(resulting in loading default settings) but you might be able to find a toggle switch having to do with the ps/2...
February 22nd, 2002 02:00 AM
something else MS is incorporating into XP (home edition only) is making you register your product(of course so they can send you **** and basically make more money off of you) every time you update...
February 21st, 2002 03:20 AM
heh didnt mean to sound like "such a snot" sorry. but i dont really think im going to find that there. thanks for the suggestion though
February 21st, 2002 03:17 AM
dont know how many people mess with first class servers because ive only run into very few. most arent very secure but there is one hole that i just cant believe the software developers didnt fix...
February 21st, 2002 03:12 AM
ohhh i see we both dont have the same definition of the term GUI. i meant GUI as in the interface for operating on a hard disk. for example right now we are operating through ms-dos but using a GUI....
February 21st, 2002 03:07 AM
i know you can change all that...i was just posting that for the people who dont know how to do things like that. i make it a priority to not only try to secure my own windows machine but customize...
February 21st, 2002 02:53 AM
uhm maybe you misunderstood me. i know what a gui is and what it stands for im not really new to computers, ive been messin around with them for about six years but you said you switched the gui of...
February 21st, 2002 02:43 AM
thanks...hey what do you mean by you changed the gui of explorer.
February 21st, 2002 02:37 AM
im not going to find something like that on an mp3 search engine
February 21st, 2002 02:31 AM
you can change the start menu word by making a copy of explorer.exe and renaming it something else then hex editing it and at about line 002DF00 you should see the line that looks something like...
February 21st, 2002 01:44 AM
i found this the other day while testing an old DOS norton disk editing utility. you can browse the files in each block of each cluster, and modify the name and other attributes of the file. you can...
February 21st, 2002 01:34 AM
you can switch to NTFS its supposed to be more secure, but ms-dos isnt usable, which i dont think is very good, and most programs that are labeled "win95/98" are unusable in an NTFS filesystem. but...
February 20th, 2002 04:49 AM
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February 20th, 2002 04:35 AM
i stumbled across this a little while ago, ive tested most of them they work.
February 20th, 2002 04:27 AM
heh hey thats pretty cool looking i think im going to use that for my windows startup screen.
it would also be cool for computers across networks......... ;)
February 20th, 2002 04:13 AM
sonic: windows 2000 any version is the new NT distro. meaning its Windows NT 5.0. a basic system information request will tell you that.
February 20th, 2002 03:56 AM
ammo alt 255 is an underscore when you are in the gui. its a blank space in ms-dos. like i said its the character sets that are used are different. the blank space is what renders the folder hidden...
February 20th, 2002 02:17 AM
someone told me what the formula for making random serial numbers but i dont remember what it is, if someone knows could they tell me because a python script that outputs a number of installation...
February 20th, 2002 01:55 AM
but if you move the cmd.exe program another attempt at success that i can think of would be to run a system with NT already and just upload a cmd.exe and rename it to logon.scr
if thats an off the...
February 20th, 2002 01:23 AM
ive had success with it on win95, win98/SE, win2kpro machines. sorry if some think i didnt explain it very well to 8ball i meant to use the character from alt-255 in the space right before whatever...