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Semi-corrupt Windows 7 profile

Windows 7 Error: “Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access them.”
Short answer is that something in the users appdata\local folder was wrong. Continue reading

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How to fix Windows Batch file association on Server 2008

Server 2008 double-clicking batch files opens command prompt window instead of runnign code. Batch file runs correctly manually when called from command line. Any operation from Windows explorer to start the batch file results in the command prompt window opening and the batch file is never processed. Continue reading

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Help stop IE toolbar installations

This IE option checkbox will help stop toolbar installation in the IE browser. Note that it won’t prevent the installation of the annoying toolbar software, only prevent it’s linking to your browser. Preventing installation is accomplished thru user education or … Continue reading

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