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    • vista update?
    • hey. well im wondering if there is gona be any updates for vista to fix there game problems for example counter strike source, because i dont want to buy xp then find out it has been fixed
    • Using Dates in Count functions
    • I want to create a CountIf function using dates but it gives me "0s"... How do I use dates in these situations. For example, COUNTIF(A1:A10<11/1/04... Thanks!
    • Invoke VBA functions
    • I would like to invoke VBA functions hosted in MS Access (MDE) from a VC++ 6MFC application. Is it possible? If so, how should I go about it? If not,what are my alternatives?
    • Web Part Resources Folders & subfolders
    • [Warning: This post had already been sent through public forum - sent backfor being managed - sorry for any inconvenience]Hello,When deleting a Web Part (using stm -o deletewppack ...) that haveresources folders and subfolders (under wpresources directory) , I receive awarning stating that the f
    • OWA time-out
    • Is there any way I can increase the time alloted for a user using OWA beforeit times out?Thanks!
    • Why no DirectMusic Port?
    • Some Program cannot use "Microsoft GS Wavetable SW Synth" device becasemy Windows 2003 SP1 maybe doesn't detect direct music port or I mustupdate the DirectX ?:confused:this information from DirectX DiagnosaSystem InformationTime of this report: 3/8/2006, 08:27:21Machine name: SAPIOperating
    • Trackbar slider control too small !?
    • how can i make the trackbar control bigger?I want to control it from a touchscreen, so need to change the slider to be about a finger-width wide ?
    • Error Code 53?
    • what kind of error is?I know that error 5 is access denied but 53?Can anyone list (or link) the most common code errors and reason?THX and regardsMarco
    • WM_CLOSE problem
    • HiI have document/view application. I use CFormView. Now there i have CTabCtrl.Them in constructor of view i create 4 CDialog* linked with CTabCtrl. Now i want to cath the moment when user click cross icon in the up right corner. I do like this:afx_msg void OnClose(); ON_WM_CLOSE() void CMyView::OnC
    • How to record from 'Wave' or 'Stereo Mix' in Vista?
    • Hi all,I wrote the following question in other forum space but some MSFT guy told me to try this forum for my question. I hope I could get right answer as soon as possible here.On Windows XP or earlier, I could capture the audio stream to the speacker not from the external device (maybe
    • hard drive space ?
    • Please help !I have a laptop with a 3.2 gig Hard Drive. After some computer problems someone at work f disked my drive and installed win 98 2nd edition. When i looked it was called msdos_6. At home i put in my win ME disked and upgraded. It went ok but when i went to my computer and looked at my
    • DS_E_INSUFFICIENT_ACCESS_RIGHTS
    • Our ONLY Nt4.0 domain controller crashed so was the Exchange Server 5.5 due to power failure. We rebuild the NT4.0 dc and the Exchange Server 5.5 from scratch. The ExchangeAdmin Domain account (same account with the one before the crash) was created and given the domain admin rights and also use
    • dbclick listbox additem
    • Hello there, I have created two listboxes and wish to allow double clicking of items. i.e, double click on a partciular item in listbox1 will add the item into listbox2. i have tried various ways of going about to get it right but failed. Private Sub List1_DblClick() List2.AddItem
    • sender unspecified
    • Hi, our smtp server is as a mail relay server for exchange 2000 under windows NT domain environment. it generates a lot of eml file, with the subject of "sender unspecified" and blank body mesages and sitting in the \inetpub\mailroot\queue folder. how these files been generated? is it related to
    • RWW & OWA Not Working
    • ============================================Completely Open up ISA to Outbound Web requests============================================How to open up ISA to outbound web requestsOn Outgoing web requests: turn off "Ask unauthenticated users foridentification"Site and Content Rules: Anything that
    • TEmulVT: Keyboard Mapping
    • Hello!I have some question about TEmulVT component:1) Does TFuncKeysTable array is implementation of Keyboard Mapping inTEmulVT component?2) Is this Table specific for some language or it will work with anylanguages?3) Can I extend this Table with my own FuncKeys?Thanks!Best regards,Artem Antono
    • Trigger not working if visibility is set to collapsed
    • In the code below the width does in fact change to 200 but the visibilty doesn't become visible. Any ideas? Also, If I reverse it, so the default is visible and the trigger sets it to collapsed it works. Thanks in advance! <StackPanel Orientation='Horizontal' Style='{StaticResource
    • Strange behaviour of webbrowser control
    • Hi all,for the past one mont I am fighting with the webbrowser control to show the login page instead loggedin page(cached page). I am navigating webbrowser control to login page, first time it is goin correctly and iam able to login but when i click next time it is navingating the logged in
    • Checkin Policies Included in VS Team Foundation
    • According to http://blogs.msdn.com/team_foundation/archive/2005/04/15/408700.aspx there are 4 checkin policies in Visual Studio Team Foundation, but I only see the work item one. How can I enable the Clean Build, Code Analysis and Testing checkin policies? Do I need to use the PolicyDriver.exe
    • D3D10Effect Compile Error: No valid VS-PS combination could be found
    • I got a compile error when I tried to load my effect file by D3DX10CreateEffectFromFile. Here is my code:V( DXUTFindDXSDKMediaFileCch( str, MAX_PATH, L"..\\Shader_DX10\\hlsl_sph_gpu.fx" ) );if (FAILED(D3DX10CreateEffectFromFile(str, NULL, NULL, D3D10_SHADER_ENABLE_STRICTNESS, 0,
    • How to Format Notes Pages
    • T0 save paper, I want to print two slides and their associated notes on a single page. The default in Powerpoint is one slide image with notes below it. How do I get it to print two slides on the left (arranged vertically), and the corresponding two notes pages on the right (again arranged verti
    • Can I run Disk Cleanup on Exchange C?
    • On Wed, 17 Nov 2004 15:53:53 -0500, "David Reed"<dreed.msdn.todaysummary.com.no.spam.please.srdcorp.com> wrote:>Hi There,>Does anyone know if there is any reason I can't run Disk Cleanup on the boot>partition (C) of my Exchange 2000 server (using AD, btw).>Thanks,You can run it, is there any rea
    • session setup from the computer
    • Hello!Can anybady help to me. I get the following message in the windows 2000server event viewer from some domain computers.The session setup from the computer WS69 failed because there is no trustaccount in the security database for this computer. The name of the accountreferenced in the securi
    • Approachses for assignments
    • I would like to create worklist for activities. What would be the best apporach to doing this? Would I impliment my own activity that creates a workitem with a URL for a user to navigate to? What about getting context into the system of who the current user is and making workflow decisions
    • Dynamic Disk Problem
    • I have SBS2K w/ 2 harddrives that are mirrored. Both are Dynamic. In DiskManagement Console both drives say they are Healthy but in the left part ofthe window for Disk 0 and Disk 1 there is a yellow caution sign and they saythey are Online (Errors). If I right click on the drive there is an opti
    • Cant get example code working.
    • I have the Common1 control on my form but i still can't get this to work.Public Function LoadList(CommonDlg As CommonDialog, List As ListBox)Dim Path As StringCommonDlg.Filter = "Text Files (*.txt)|*.txt"CommonDlg.ShowOpenPath = CommonDlg.FileName If Path = Empty Or Path = "" Then Exit Fu
    • can i make the option button Transparent ?
    • can i ?? :)
    • Unusual & annoying errors causing system lock up
    • Hi AllI wonder if someone there can help me out with this annoying problemI have a system running Windows XP 64-bitFull 64 bit spec machineNvidia AGP 6600GT GraphicsCreative Live Surround 5.1 Sound1 Gig RAMSATA 114 Gb DriveIn the Past few days I have been having problems with frequent system loc
    • I would like to seek advice for PocketMac. I bough...
    • I would like to seek advice for PocketMac. I bought Dell Axim x51v recently which ran on WindowsMobile 5.0. How's performance and stability of PocketMac when comparing that with ActiveSync on Windows XP Pro, especially at the time of synchronizing Tiger apps (Mail, iCal...) and Entourage 20
    • retrieving custom activity properties set at runtime
    • I have a custom activity with a property defined (it's a DateTime type) and I am assigning this property a value in the activity's override of the Execute method. I am pretty sure that this is happening as designed (no exceptions) but I can't seem to figure out a way to see what the value of