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%DETAILS% I'm not sure if I've ever seen an article on the downsides to homeschooling - there are just too many advantages!A study was completed last year which you may be interested in reading:Perhaps a downside could be burnout by parents, partcularly if they've been homeschooling several child…
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A HOMESCHOOLING MOTHER'S PERSPECTIVE While the research and answers tend to focus on the welfare of homeschooled children, there is another aspect to consider: cons for the homeschooling parent. 1. Homeschooling is isolating -- for the parent. Schools are great matrices for social involvement for …
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Web Page CopyrightsHere are several opinions and answers from Wiki ers:Generally speaking, yes, even if you don't see a copyright notice. According to the U.S. Copyright Office, "The original authorship appearing on a website may be protected by copyright. This includes writings, artwork, photograph…
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See the related questions for narrowed-down questions about the invention of the internet.
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oil change tire rot/bal wiper replacement new air filter new fuel filter new in-cabin air filter (2000 and up) front and rear differential fluid replacement transfer case fluid replacement coolant flush set timing and idle force-clean fuel injectors and reset iac valve position perform tr…
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Google's Gmail (mail.google.com) allows you to POP3 for your e-mail as well as using their web interface. After you create your Gmail account, browse to the tab. Enable POP for all mail, and then follow configuration instructions for your e-mail client.
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If you use geocities (www.geocities.com), which to a certain extent is free, you can set it so that it's private If you snoop around in the code, you'll see a place in the HTML, up near the header I think, where it says something like "robots>" That tells search engines that you really w…
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The file the virus was in on my system was updmgr.exe and all I had to do was locate the file on my harddisk then delete it. If it says the file is in use, do "crtl+alt+delete" and go into task manager, in the processes section find the name of the .exe file it has infected then end the task, you sh…
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To get rid of that Trojan file turn off System Restore and restart your computer then run another virus scan and it should come up clean. AV programs can't remove virus/virus infected files from System Restore. Don't forget to turn on System Restore again after you do the above.To disable Windows XP…
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I have had the same issues. Norton 2004 has no clue that it is in my system. I have done their remote scan, I have manually updated, everything says my system is clean in Norton... Then I downloaded AVG, immediately it detects 2 Trojans: dowloader.lamedon.B and downloader.delf.2.AO I tried to sca…
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Run the free antivirus utility, AVG Anti-Virus System - Free Edition. Available at http://free.grisoft.com/freeweb.php/doc/2/
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Use AVG antivirus program and keep updated on internet.The latest version is AVG 7, but AVG 6 will work. Do a complete scan: the Tropjan will be detected and cleaned away. I recently acquired this file and successfully removed it (from Windows\Temp\ICD1.TMP\DMPROXY.DLL)
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I think that some more info is needed like what operating system you use, have you tried to do it from a bootscan, what virus detection system do you have before this can be answered.
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This is for windows xp sp2START > RUN > cmd (Click OK or press Enter on the keyboard)(The Command Prompt Window appears)(Press Enter after each of the following commands)cd\windows (puts the prompt back to c:\windows)cd system32 (moves to c:\windows\system32)Ren interadpt.dll interadpt.old (re…
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Well,you should shut your computer down.Then open aol.Then try to open your downloading thing.
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  Click start>click run type in msconfig and then press enter. Goto the start up tab and uncheck everything except your anti virus.click ok and reboot. When you come back to the desktop check the box 'do not show this message again" and click ok .   This is a possible dialer problem…
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Hi, my idea is that it's a form a browser-hijack. I suggest you try cwshredder.exe, you can find it at: http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/downloads.HTML or directly: http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/files/CWShredder.exe Taken from the website: "The latest and greatest nuisance on the Internet, …
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You need to run these 5 essential steps to remove all the spyware on your computer. 1. Run Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) 2. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 3. Run the anti spyware removal programs spybot 4. Run Superantispyware 5. Run a complete scan with free curing utility Dr.Web CureIt! Inst…
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Answer You need to run these 5 essential steps to remove all the spyware on your computer. 1. Run Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) 2. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 3. Run the anti spyware removal programs spybot 4 Run Superantispyware 5. Run a complete scan with free curing utility Dr.Web Cure…
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You may want to download a free trial of NOD 32 or AVG FREE. They are really good. NOD has not missed any viruses in MANY MANY MANY MANY----- years!!!     You need to run these 3 essential programs to remove all the spyware on your computer. If you do not have an internet security suit…
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If you don't already, you need your domain name hosted on a Web server. There are hundreds of Web hosting providers to choose from. The company that registered your domain name might even offer hosting.Once you have a Web host, the hosting provider should give you instructions for uploading files to…
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Domain Names start at around $7Wanting to purchase a domain name? This is not expensive to do with many sites offering domain name start-up for as low as one dollar. When quality counts, domain names can be purchased for as low six dollars (USD) from reputable sources.
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The top-level domain is the last part of a URL (Uniform Resource Locator, commonly known as a web address) which identifies either the type of url (eg .com, .org) or a country (eg .uk, .ca). The types of URL include: .AERO - air transport industry .BIZ - business .COM - Commercial or Company …
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You don'tYou do not add details or follow-ups to questions.In the early days of Wiki s (then called FAQ Farm) in 2002, we did allow them, but we ended up with long lists of people asking "What about my situation?" and adding lots of personal details that would only apply to themselves. Instead of st…
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There are basic rules for optimizing a resume for online/Internet use (formatted for scanning, e-mailing, or posting to Internet sites):Digital resumes use simple, technologically friendly formatting.Digital resumes emphasize keywords.Plain text resumes should not exceed 65 characters per line.E-mai…
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First off did you type in a valid site...like www.Google.ca if you did and it comes back http//:?%!!www.Google.ca then you have a Trojan download http://vil.nai.com/vil/stinger/ and run this program it will get rid or fix your comp if you have a Trojan (be sure to turn off system restore before doin…
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You need to run these 6 essential steps to remove all the spyware on your computer. 1. Run Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) 2. Run the vundo and combo fix 3. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 4. Run the anti spyware removal programs spybot 5 Run Superantispyware 6. Run a complete scan with free curi…
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It is most likely if ones computer starts doing strange things,or slows Dow,that there is some program running in the back ground.Use both "ad-ware" & spyware Guard to get rid of all spyware programs etc.The one will block spyware from getting onto your PC the other you can scan with to check if…
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%DETAILS% That pop-up is probably due to some spyware on your machine or some type of virus. These things will funnel all types of ads to your machine. Use something like AdAware to scan for spyware and run an updated antiviral scan.   Spyware and HBO's running on your computer-Try the f…
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1. Download and run firefox to protect your computer from future spyware attacks and pop ups which are coming in through internet explorer (Trojan downloaders, win32 ).Browser attacks aren't easy to spot because they piggyback on legitimate traffic that doesn't exhibit many obvious warning signs . …
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Here is a site that is absolutely free and will provide a list of non-chexsystems banks and credit unions http://www.chexsystemsvictims.comAnd here is a forum that you can join for free that will help as well ..they offer free sample letters for chexsystems removal and also have a free nationwide li…
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I confronted my abuser and said that I need a healthy relationship and I won't continue to be in an abusive one. I said that I would leave if abuse continued. She admitted to verbal abuse and being controlling, but she also said that "it is not as bad as I say it is." She also says that I am an emot…
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%REPLIES% Answer Go to: groups.msn.com/Npartners -or - verbalabuse.com Answer Participate in discussions about Abusive Relationships - click on these links: http://www.suite101.com/discussions.cfm/npd A href="http://www.suite101.com/discussions.cfm/verbal_emotional_abuse">http:/…
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URL stands for Uniform Resource Locator. It is a Web site address. It is what lets you locate a particular site. For example, wiki.answers.com is the URL for the WikiAnswers home page. The domain name is the first part of a URL. Private, corporate, or commercial domains usually end in .com. Govern…
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Internet Service Provider An Internet Service Provider (ISP) -- also known as an Internet Access Provider (IAP) -- is a company that offers its customers access to the Internet. The ISP connects to its customers using a data transmission technology appropriate for delivering Internet Protocol datagr…
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OpenURL is a type of Uniform Resource Locator (URL) that contains resource metadata for use primarily by libraries. The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) has developed OpenURL and its data container (the ContextObject) as American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standard Z39.88.…
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The "dot" is just a seperator so the computer knows where the name of the website ends.The "com" stands for commercial and there are many more extensions for different types of websites. .net is for networks, .gov is government run websites, .org is for an organization such as a charity, .edu is for…
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On Windows systems: Click Start > Run. Then type: cmd The 'DOS' box will open, type: ipconfig /all (Note: there is a SPACE after the word ipconfig) The information displayed will be similar to the below if you have a single address; C:\Documents and Settings\xxxx>ipconfig /all Windows IP Confi…
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Here's some advice from the Federal Consumer Information Center:Telephone and cable companies may provide this service, and there are many other companies to choose from as well. Some provide just the basics -- e-mail and access to the Internet. Other providers offer extra benefits such as their own…
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1. Use a password manager 2. Disable GPS and Wi-Fi on your mobile device until you need them 3. Read the access privileges for apps carefully, and make good choices 4. Guard your date of birth and telephone number 5. Make yourself more difficult to find on social media 6. Keep your work and persona…
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Set up Parental Controls You can use Parental Controls to help manage how your children use the computer. For example, you can set limits on the hours that your children can use the computer, the games they can play, and the programs they can run. To turn on Parental Controls for a standard us…
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1) Review all the return, refund, shipping and handling policies as well as the some other legal terms. If you cannot find them, ask the seller either through an e-mail or telephone call to indicate where they are on the site or to provide them to you in writing. ยท 2) Check that the Internet conne…
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If you want to sell anything on the Internet it is essential you learn how to advertise yourself and your items. Begin by starting a blog. Sign up with Google and write your own free blog on Blogger. Place free ads on Oodle and similar sites. Join and participate in forums that help online sellers.…
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You could have a virus. It could be a very nasty one that collects information about you and forwards it on to some party without your knowledge. Some of these viruses are not detectable by the standard virus protection software. To prevent viruses it's best to avoid Internet Explorer and Windows Li…
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I would say talk to your daughter about what she is doing. Your first mistake was allowing her any freedom. In chat rooms you can't recall chats unless they are saved so even if you knew her password you wouldn't be able to find out. The best way is to lock the computer to nip this in the bud. Talk …
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Yes you can go to skyvision.com it cost 99.00 to get the kit and 29.99 per but you still need a phone line to send. it has a pic of how it all works . the c band comes back at 400kbps on your satellite no spped limits.
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The folders might be just moving to the bottom of the screen. AOL might be updating the folder with a property change somehow and it causes the sort to go out of wack. There are questions that need to be asked, 1. Do the folders or shortcuts ever come back? If they are permanently gone, then I would…
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If you update your system on a regular basis with the newest security software updates and do safe Internet browsing, then you are invariably doing quite a lot to ward off the hijackers. However, if you are already a sufferer of a hijacked browser, the antivirus and antispyware software helps you in…
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Yahoo ads By far, the simplest way to remove advertisements (or other unwanted items) from a web page is to use a browser that can support removal of these display elements. One known browser that can do this is the Firefox browser. Download and install Firefox. Next, install the Remove It Permanen…
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TECHNILOGIES which gives conribution to the succss of WWW are: (Standard Generalized Markup Language) An ISO standard for defining the format in a text document. Widely used in the publishing industry, an SGML document uses a separate Document Type Definition (DTD) file that defines the format code…
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There are two kinds of mailing list administration systems:1) The kind that resides on your local computer; and,2) The kind that resides on a web server system.Either kind will allow you to add/remove people's email addresses to/from your list; or sort them every which way; or select them by numerou…
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Someone told IE to always dial, if it's restarting the dialup connection. In IE, click "tools", "internet options", "connections" tab, and select "dial whenever a network connection is not present.
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It would be the case if your browser's too old, is bugged, or contain expired certificates to not be able to handle SSL/TLS connections properly.
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This all depends on the type of pic, the source of the pic, and the manner in which the pic are being used. For example, if you have posted a pic of yourself on your website, and the web site is publicly accessible, and/or if you did not provide a disclaimer that all posts were your private property…
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Invention of the Internet Many people think that the Internet is a recent innovation, when in fact the fundamental ideas behind the Internet have been around for over a quarter century. The development of what we now call the Internet started in 1957 when the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1, the fi…
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Servers, as their name suggests, provide a service. This can mean a wide variety of things. Some servers are configured for file storage (i.e. NAS [network-attached storage], FTP [file transfer protocol]), while others specifically respond to requests to provide content (such as Web servers [you're …
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Wordpress There are two kinds of Wordpress blogs: self-hosted - Wordpress.org - and Wordpress.com, which is hosted by Wordpress. Both are free but have different advantages. If you want complete and total control over your blog, download Wordpress from http://www.wordpress.org - it's completely fre…
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Not even a little bit, assuming the software, music, and TV shows are covered by copyright law (which they almost certainly are). Counterpoint: The original copyright owner is called the "rights-holder". One of the "rights" protected and held by law to the rights-holder is the "right to distribute…
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I have Firefox on my mac and to disable or delete a toolbar you just click tools, add-ons, then click on the name of the toolbar and either, enable, disable, or delete it. I am not sure if it is the same for Firefox on a Windows computer. 1. For Windows users, Go to the control panel, and go to pro…
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Answer: I say that is the best way to find information. if you are not sure about the information from "unverified content", confirm it by reading some "verified sources". Or you could check for the same answer over the internet. In majority, the answer is usually correct if conformed for a couple o…
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Basically, your funders are interested in us as a potential market. The costs for this site are covered by advertising. (It's not too expensive to run since all the content is volunteered by users like you.) Chris Whitten Webmaster Some websites are also funded by donations like wikipedia
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Ignorance of copyright law? I think this information page at CafePress.com regarding what people can and can't use in their online designs is not only clear, but it gives some good examples. I know how agitated you are.But how can you justify giving $29.99 for a software that gets outdated within …
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%REPLIES% Answer it was invented by the military as a means of communication. dunno the guy's name. how he came up with it was most likely that he needed to connect computers over a long distance. Answer Yes, the government along with universities developed the internet as a way for scient…
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Cerf and Robert Kahn invented the Internet Protocol, and the Transmission Control Protocol, together known as TCP/IP. At that time, they both worked for the US Department of Defense.The rest of this answer is about IP addressing and packet transmission, in case you were wondering. Think of an IP add…
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%REPLIES% Answer "The first web server was nxoc01.cern.ch, later called info.cern.ch, and the first web page http://nxoc01.cern.ch/hypertext/WWW/TheProject.html" Note that this was the first HTML website - not the first "internet" site. The internet existed as FTP, email, gopher, etc before…
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The most optimal solution to this issue is History Killer Pro. This is rated very high by editors and users in cnet.com (link provided below). It has the following key features. Search function You can find comprehensive information concerning particular website, file, etc (e.g. www.facebook.com) a…
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lift it up in there high up and your eprieny converter will set
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By using one of the various cleaners. I recommend CCleaner. A very small program that will safely clean all files with one click. check it out .
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Answer I first used the Internet as a public user in 1988/89, which I believe is about its earliest use. Prior to this it was known at ARPANET and used by a small group of universities and government defense agencies for easy exchange of information. Likewise, email in it's current form developed …
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If the link you've selected does not start a download, and the site is functioning properly then try right-clicking on the link and selecting "save-as." If you have a pop-up blocker installed on your computer, the window may not be able to open, preventing you from downloading. Check your security …
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Answer-- Just use a search engine, such as google.com or dogpile.com and search for a radio station you like. I don't know what part of the world you live in. But over here in the UK we have several radio stations that also broadcast on the net... Classic FM, Radio One, Radio Two Capital Radio,…
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The easiest way of doing this is to click on the picture with the left mouse button, hold the button down and drag the picture into the "status bar" the on at the bottom of internet explorer that has details in it when you hover over a link or similar.If the status bar isn't visable it can be shown …
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close the program off in your background.
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Sir Tim Berners Lee invention World Wide Web is a gigantic space of information spanning over the whole word in which every item (or resource) is identified by a "Uniform Resource Identifier." (URI) The best example to illustrate this is that a real World wide web address always begin with http://, …
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Question is too vague, do you mean, How do you find a subnet on a windows machine? How do you find a subnet on a Linux machine? How do you find a subnet owned by the service provider??
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what is the basic internet operation
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You can check and see like what or you could go to control pannel and then add or remove hardware and check and look at the stuff that's downloaded on your computer.Answer 2: This is caused by "some software" on your computer opening (or mapping) that particular port for communications, or the fire…
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HAHAHA, that is almost unanswerable. There are billions of websites out there. Even just main pages. Maybe trillions. And with new sites coming on every second of the day(literally) there are as many being removed from the internet as well. The internet is just thousands of servers, computer, cables…
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Change the options in your email so you can view full headers. Look where it says X-originating IP, that should be the sender's IP. However, this does not do you much good unless you know how to trace the IP. Even then, however, does not mean you will get any resolution to a problem. You may be…
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A hyperlink (or link) is a word, group of words, or image that you can click on to jump to a new document or a new section within the current document.When you move the cursor over a link in a Web page, the arrow will turn into a little hand.Links are specified in HTML using the <a> tag.The &l…
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VIEW > TOOLBARSclick on address bar.
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This sounds like adware/spyware has been installed on your machine. I recommend downloading Lavasoft's Ad-Aware program. It is a free program (there is a more robust retail version as well that you can buy if you so desire) that gets rid of adware/spyware such as the one you are encountering.http://…
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In Internet explorerGo to tools > Internet Options > Click on General tab > In the homepage address field, enter what website you want as your homepage
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I don't know that there is a way to prevent your browser from being "captured" by a website, but you can circumvent it. In IE, there is a small, black arrow next to the back button. Clicking on it will drop down a list of previously viewed sites. Click on the name of the site you wish to return to. …
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Cable Slower than Dialup 1)One reason why the cable could be so much slower is that a system that old is probably using an ISA bus and slower serial connections for the modem.I have a system with about the same specs that I use for testing other systems and various maintence. It is hooked up to a n…
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I was looking at an RCA cable modem today that said it had a switch on the modem so you you could disconnect. I took it to mean that you didnt need a firewall IF you used the switch.   It's all included with your monthly fee, doesn't matter how much you use it, make sure you get a firewall in…
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It's not "illegal" if your router is configured to grant them access to your network. The law only prohibits "unauthorized access of a computer network". When someone uses their computer to request access, and your router grants access with no password, then their access of your network is authoriz…
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Broadband service can cost anywhere from $15.00 to $300.00 per month.For typical home use, it runs between $15.00 - $50.00.There are many different flavors of 'broadband', Cable, which comes through your Television cable, and you have DSL, which has many flavors, depending on how close, or far, you …
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%DETAILS% Answer The Icon will not appear when you are connected with Broadband. You can force it to appear but it is not necessary. You are connected 24/7.
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There are many reasons it could be disconnecting. Call waiting is the most common. Also connecting an answering machine on the same line, static in the line, (sign of moisture), poor quality home phone lines, and defective filter.
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CBand.net still provide satellite internet access. The service has moved to SatMex5 satellite at 116.8 degrees west, transponder 19. Go to www.cband.net for details.   The first page of cband.net asks for user ID and Password. You cant even signup.
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If you are using a hard-wired connection it should not be intermittant. If it is, contact your provider. If you are using a wireless router, such as 2-Wire, it is very sensitive to static charge. I had to change from 2-wire to Linksys wireless-G router because of the static load that would cut the…
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In theory, yes. Obstructions between the transmitter and the receiver have to be taken into consideration though. As a general rule the denser the material between the transmitter and the receiver the weaker the signal will be."The frequency at which 802.11b and 802.11g is transmitted allows it to p…
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First I would try to reinstall IE. When you try to install it after an initial install it will ask you if you would like to modify or repair. Try to repair it first. If that doesn't work you there may be other prolems such as spyware. If so you can use a free program called Ad-adware which will scan…
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To connect to the internet you have to have 3 things.Internet accountA connection to the internet (phoneline, cable modem, dsl, wireless)a program that will activate the port that is connected to the internet.If there is no physical connection to the internet (phone line, network cable, wireless car…
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Several PossibilitiesThe site specified in their .htaccess file on their server/host that the address must contain the www in order to execute the pages. Others may specify in this same file that the address does not require the www. See the codes below for both options. There's a record on the serv…
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A Local Area Network (LAN) is any two or more computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources.In order to have networking work there are four requirements:1. Phycical Connection between the two machines. (cables, fiber, wireless, etc.)2. A Protocol (language) that both machines und…
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open norton and go in and delete the "rule" that dissalows MP net access. Click the norton tray icon or just find the icon. Wait till it loads then go to the firewall settings. Find the list of allowed applications and unblock windows media player from the list
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