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Q: buttons

XP IE7
Why is it that some programs won't open with the left mouse button? I have to use the right button and click on the "open" line in the drop-down menu that appears.
Sometimes the left button works after about 15 to 20 seconds

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A: buttons

jaeros, Have you tried adjusting the settings under the Buttons tab of Mouse Properties in the Control Panel? You may also want to try another mouse.

Tufenuf

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Several times now, when I start my computer, everything seems normal. But when I try and click on the start button, a quick launch button or a task bar button - NOTHING HAPPENS. I just get a ping sound from my speakers.
Sometimes a restart fixes the problem and sometimes I have to turn the computer off and then on again to get it to work correctly.

Does anyone know what could be wrong and what I can do to fix it.

Thanks

A:Start button / Quick launch buttons / Task bar Buttons - Problem

Is everything fully loaded when you are doing this?

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If anyone has acces to the connections/schematics for the M4600 touchpad/button assembly, I'd love to see them! For some reason both the right buttons have stopped working. Tried to disconnect/reconnect  the 14 pin "touchpad cable from the mainboard, but unfortunately this did not do the trick. Need to look a bit deeper - so would love to see the schematics or at least the pinout of the connector(s)... (It's a button - how hard can it be to fix... ;-)
Thanks and best regards,
 Anders

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hello Im having an issue with my laptop , two days ago i turned it on and i dont know what did i pressed but a dailouge box appeared with two options ( yes\ no ) and i was in a hurry i think i cilcked on yes or maybe no i dont remmber but  since then my brightness keys f2 and f3 and my volume control keys f6 and f7 and f8 none of them are working i tried every single soultion in the internet now the screen is too bright and i cant control it i wish u could help me asap thank you

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Q: Buttons

Hi

Can images be used instead of command buttons in excel ?
 

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What do the various F buttons do?
 

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Fkeys functions are assigned by individual applications. For example, in many point/click adventure games, F5 is the "Quicksave" button while F1 is the standar button to launch a "Help" screen.

They also serve different fuctions on boot up depending on your system manufacturer.
 

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I installed Firefox on this customer's laptop, and when it's open and running, there is no button on the taskbar to show the open window. I've never heard of this, but I think it's a windows thing, not a firefox thing...

anyone know how to make it normal?
Thanks

A:no buttons?

Do other applications show in the task bar?

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Hi,my f2 key all the way to f11 are not doing what it should this problem started a few days ago and i havent done anything to damage it or mess with files or whatever. Some of the buttons still work but dont do what it should for example f2 which is the decrease brightness button now does nothing when pressed where as f3 which is the brightness increase button seems to open a header at the top of the page searching for page numbers, keys f2-f11 are all experiencing one of these two problems.please help me. Thank you.

A:buttons are not doing what it should

Hi,Try enabling Action keys from BIOS:http://support.hp.com/in-en/document/c02035108

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Hi,
I am using 7 on a sony FJ1S. Everything works, except for S1 and S2 buttons (buttons for rapid choice). On sony sites is possible to download only drivers for XP (obvoiusly it's impossible to install them), impossible find drivers for vista or 7...
Any solution???

A:buttons S1 S2

Actually it isn't impossible to install the XP drivers...

If you download the driver and run it as an Adminsitrator: Run as Administrator and also run it in compatibility mode for Windows XP Service Pack 2: Compatibility Mode it *might* install

I am not promising anything...but it is worth a shot isn't it?

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before my toolbar buttons used to allways be in three levels, now they get crammed into one line, how can i set them so they stay the same, on three levels
with file edit favorites etc on top,
followed by back forward stop reload home etc buttons in middle
and address on the bottom.
this comes up sometimes, but not allways
thanks,
b
 

A:ie buttons

just drag and drop them
 

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New HP laptop. win7 64,
Opened ie9 and there is no top line that gives you, minimize, maxmize or X.
Is this something new? Checked options etc.
Tried to reload but wont as the version I have is newer.
Tried ie8, but not compatible. Should I remove ie9, but then how do I get on line to reload?
Thanks.
 

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Q: Buttons

Hey guys,i was wondering if there is a way to make (or if there already is one) a button / icon / shortcut that when clicked will execute the command "tab + win key" on the keyboard ? .... so bascially instead of pressing Tab+Win Key,i just press a button/icon/whatever

A:Buttons

  
Quote: Originally Posted by aca85


Hey guys,i was wondering if there is a way to make (or if there already is one) a button / icon / shortcut that when clicked will execute the command "tab + win key" on the keyboard ? .... so bascially instead of pressing Tab+Win Key,i just press a button/icon/whatever


Hi aca85, you want to activate 3d flip without touching the keyboard ? yes, it is possible . Dunno why anybody else suggested this to you till then .

1. Right click on desktop > new > shortcut
2. In the new shortcut box, type
%windir%\system32\rundll32.exe DwmApi #105 ( copy and paste)
3. Click next, then click finish.
Double click on it and see what happens

Wanna change the icon like that in vista?
1. Right click on the new shortcut ( shown as rundll32) > properties> change icon
2. In the look ofr icon ... box, write %systemroot%\explorer.exe and hit enter
3. Select the fifth icon in third row. Ok ,apply ,ok.

Place in taskbar? Just right click > pin to taaskbar.

If this is what you want Then you should have replied wihhin this time, I think I am describing another process. It's so common

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Not all of the buttons will appear on the web page.
 

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Well I dont know whats happened here but how do i get standby enabled again im not running a laptop but i like this feature, attached is my picture im running Windows XP.
 

A:The Three Buttons

HI, Did you check to see if your power setting have been altered.

Control Panel/Options.

It could be they have been accidently altered. Peace Mal
 

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Windows Vista. IE7 problem
Take a look at my photos - I do not seem to be getting nav icon/buttons to show only the red 'x'.
Firefox works okay but not IE7 (windows Vista)
http:[email protected]/526040351/
http:[email protected]/526040345/
http:[email protected]/526040349/

Is there a way to reinstall IE7? on a vista machine simply?
 

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Q: buttons

edit: oh darn. html is on in here. darnit. how can i show my code.


original message before i did that edit
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hello. i was wondering if there is a way to make this windows button into a gif instead. meaning..you know those buttons right? the grey boring ones that say "submit" or whatever.

i have been able to customise one with css to try and match my site. but i still dont like it. main the text doesnt match.

so i'm wondering if there is a way i can make it so i dont have to use a button, and i can use a gif instead.

heres the code i have right now that i'm using.

<INPUT type=submit name=btnG VALUE="Google Search" style="font-family:verdana; font-size:13; color:81a3dc; background-color:274d8a; border: solid 1px #000000; cursor:hand;">

its the little google thingey they allow you to add to your site.

i have managed to customise it to look like this.

http://www.fortunecity.com/athena/power/519/

or

http://nav.to/tact1

it doesnt show much something odd with host but you can kinda see what i did.

i replaced the yukey old google gif with one of my own and tried to do the same with the button that says "google search" however i can't so i tried editing with css but it just doesnt match like i'd like it to. so i'm just wondering if theres a way i can just use a simple img src code and put in a gif or jpb and it would still work like a butt... Read more

A:buttons

ok, a few things:
1. yes you can do this by using: input name="Submit" type="image" src="yourGifLocationHere"

2. This only works with single buttons. If you wanted to have both a submit button and a clear button you would have to use JS to get both to work.

3. It must be in a form tag to work. But it should already be in a form tag.

HTH
 

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heya this may be minor but i have lost my go button lol, the address bar at the right hand side used to have a go button where i clicked on it and the page loaded, its driving me mad as i now have to type in the url highlight it then click enter on my keyboard, grrrr ,all i have is the address button the drop down arrow thingumy and then links etc next to it, helllppppppp

A:Go Buttons Gone Lol

i have is the address button the drop down arrow thingumyRight click on the drop down arrow thingumy and put a check mark next to 'Go Button'. You can also remove 'Links' if you don't use it.EDIT: Oh, and welcome to Bleeping Computer!

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Hello everybody,

I have joined the forum recently. I have a problem with IE 6 which started just a few days ago. When I open multiple windows I can see only four buttons in the task bar. If I open the fifth window I do not see it in the task bar. Earlier I used to see an arrow at the end of buttons by clicking which I could see the other buttons. I do not see that now. I could also see 7 to 8 buttons in the task bar before the problem started. Thanks in advance.

A:Can't see buttons

Hi

Have a read and follow this: http://www.techsupportforum.com/secu...val-guide.html

See if it helps.

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hey,
I'm a newbie here, and not really good with computers. (Hoping to learn alot from you guys!) I'm trying to figure out what my kids did to my button thingys, the ones that say "stop, refresh, home, search, favorites, " etc...
They aren't there anymore. The "back" button is there, with a little arrow thing beside it that you have to push to get to them. How do I get them back across the top again?
I have windows xp.
Manyhats
 

A:lost my buttons

Right click on the area where the buttons should be and select Standard Buttons . . if those are not enough, select Customise . . you should be able to add back any buttons they deleted
 

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I am trying to click a button to download a game but for some reason the button isn't working, even if I right-click and click open in new window nothing happens. I later tried to install Google Pack, but the button to download that also does not work.

Not sure what to do, help, please?

A:Buttons Won't Work!

BUMP, help, please.

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My caps lock button now opens my favorites folder and my right shift now is my back button. What happened and how do i fix it. Word and stuff works fine
Please be specific i'm not very good.

I have xp if it matters

A:Buttons have gone crazy!

This is being taken care of in this thread, this one will be closed

http://www.techsupportforum.com//mic...k-open-my.html

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The top row of buttons on my keyboard stopped functioning. Keys like brightness - +, volume - + mute and airplane mode all stopped working, instead they all act as function keys even without pressing the "Fn" button.

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Simple question - just bought this machine that comes with a 27 inch monitor. I can't find anywhere what the little  buttons on the underside of the monitor are supposed to control (except the on/off button). On the computer itself I don't understand the symbols and slots and what they mean also. Can anyone direct me to a source to just understand the computer and monitor layout? Thank you.

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Hello,
I have a HP Pavilion dv6700 CTO Entertainment Notebook PC. I had a bad crash, did a system restore. The mouse buttons did not work when it came back. It was like the buttons were reversed.(checked the settings in control panel and they were fine) also, it seemed like the butons were stuck, heard clicking (many clicks) and when I used the touchpad, I was dragging around the light blue selection square.

After deleting the mousepad drivers, installing the latest synaptic drivers, rebooting, the mousepad is working fine. EXCEPT, both buttons act like left clicks. I checked the settings in control panel and the synaptics prog, and everything is correct. I set it to right handed both buttons left click. If I switch it to left handed, both buttons right click. In the settings, both buttons action setings are correct.

I again did another restore, going back back, but same issue, even after re-reinstalling drivers.

Also, there is no malware/spyware/viruses. All scanning progS are current and up to date.

I am stumped. Any help is appreciated.

Thanks,
cK
 

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A:Help... :( - [ ] X buttons gone on every window.

How about changing the theme? Or changing the theme to Basic?

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This should be a pretty simple. I want to use my quicklaunch buttons on this HP Pavilion zv5000 to open my music folder instead of my default music player. Couldn't get it to do it with the browse function, but it had a command line available too. So I just typed in C:\Musick\ and it opens, except it opens in my default web browser... firefox. Not what I want. Any ideas on a command I could put in to get it to open in a regular browser window?

Or conversely I could point it to a .bat file I created, but same question, how would I tell that to open a browser and browse to C:\Musick\ ?

Thanks
 

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How do I change the buttons in the picture? I want to change them to different locations instead of those that I never use.
 

A:how do I change these buttons???

Get TweakUI from here http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/downloads/powertoys/xppowertoys.mspx and go to Common Dialogs > Places Bar.
 

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When i start my computer, the screen buttons so that is the icons that are directly on the screen are too big, how do I solve this problem, reply quickly!

A:Help screen buttons are too big

Welcome to the Seven Forums
Have a look at this tutorial Desktop Icons - Custom Size
Jerry

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Hope this is the right place to post this....

I have a HP Media Center PC m70n and it has media buttons on the tower such as tv, guide, music, pictures, videos. They no longer light up and when I push them nothing happens. I'm sure I turned it off somehow I just don't how I did it.

Anyways, I would like for them to be on. I've looked on the hp site but can't find anything about it. Any ideas?
 

A:HP Multimedia buttons

Sorry, cudnt find any useful info on the problem. I suggest u call HP Customer Support.
 

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does anyone know any good sites / software for making or getting good web buttons / graphics / interface etc?
 

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Hi,

I just recently noticed a problem I'm having. I'm using Windows XP Pro. When I go to add/remove programs via the control panel, all of the change/remove buttons have disappeared. In other words, the list of installed programs are there but the buttons to uninstall them are not. Any suggestions?

Thank you.
 

A:add/remove buttons

http://www.winxptutor.com/arpbuttons.htm
 

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most confusing issue i've had in awhile. I work at a company where we've placed several help desk calls for the same issue within the past week. we are running windows xp and ie6.0 - the back and forward buttons in IE have disappeared. I've gone into the toolbars and added the buttons back onto the bar but they are greyed out. This is only happening with the backwards and forwards buttons. we have multiple employees working on this issue but cannot come up with a resolution. This isnt happening to all users just randomly popping up at different sites we support. please assist!! thanks in advance!!Moderator Edit: Moved topic to more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:Ie Buttons Greyed Out

Since it's occurring over the different sites that you support, then I'd guess that it was something that each site has in common. Perhaps a registry edit or a Group Policy setting?

Try reinstalling SP2 on the systems to see if it clears up the issue. Or, try installing IE7 to see if that fixes it (you can uninstall it and revert back to IE6 fairly easily).

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HI,

I have a dell inspiron 7720 laptop, and the buttons on the pad have stopped working suddenly. I am unable to move panels around, expand or shrink them, ad I also get an annoying circle which then lets me scroll up down ect, but can not use the side bar to move up and down the page.

I am on windows 8.

Please can some one help!!!!

Thank you
 

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this will get on peoples nerves i`m sure but there is this
lingering problem of my program button
in the start menu
completely not responding or opening.
Can anyone give me the slightest clue
as to why a button would stop working???

A:buttons don`t work

Does it ever open or not at all? Does it work in safe mode?

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Can someone explain to me why is it that when you use a button in Dreamweaver (to link to another page) and browse in IE, when hovering over the button all is ok (i.e showing the hand all over the button ) but when I have uploaded the page to the internet, and tested what happens is that when hovering over the button it changes between the hand a the cursor?? ( basically seems to stay as a hand only when hovering over the writing, I have typed on the button??

This obviously look unprofessional, is this do to with adding "invisible buttons" (in flash) I was advised in an earlier thread? Just seems a bit odd that within Dreamweaver MX this can't be accomplished??

Thanks..
 

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My friend's laptop has been acting up lately and he asked me for some help. Some website that he used to visit regularly will not load and if they do, the layout and graphics are all messed up. Also, he can't seem to click on any buttons at all. I tried to install Norton but I can't click on the buttons to register his version. Therefore, I cannot run a virus scan to see if that is the problem. Can anyone help me fix his laptop?
 

A:Can't Click any Buttons

You can do a virus scan online @ www.housecall.antivirus.com also try empting your TEMP folder and Internet Temp Folder
if you are running win9x its under the windows folder if you are running win2k and up its uder C:\Documents and Settings\NAMEofUSER\Local Settings\...
flush your DNS from a command window START-->RUN-->CMD type the following:
ipconfig /flushdns or if you have win2k xp on the network properties. there is a repair button that will do that for you too it clears all cache.. but not the ones in the folder jsut the one on the TCP/IP stack
also try a ping on the page. get the IP address of it and see if it can load that way or if you ahve the same issue
 

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I am using IE 6 and accessing Outlook via Outlook Web Access. None of the buttons for reply, find, etc. are working -- when I click on them nothing happens. This occasionally happens on certain links in other sites as well.

Any thoughts as to the cause?

Thanks,

Joseph
 

A:OWA buttons not working

Its possibly related to no Java support in your browser. Often Java Runtime Environment is not loaded by default. You can download a copy from:

http://www.java.com/en/index.jsp
 

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If any one is having problems with IE 6 not showing buttons on the web, it will be necessary to download and install Java completely. I almost went nuts trying to figure it out. After installation of SP 2, IE 6 starts acting strange until you go to Sun Microsystems and download and install JAVA. It's free.
Lou
 

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okay so the other day my cat was on my laptop walking around then right after i tried to use my volume keys and it wouldn't work, It would take to various google chrome shortcuts. I've looked around and cant find  a solution. please help!!

A:volume buttons

Hello. There are a couple of things one can do to try to solve an audio problem when one does not know what is causing the problem. The first thing is to reinstall the audio driver:
1. Open the Device Manager2. Expand the Sound, Video & Game Controllers section.3. Right click on the audio driver and select to uninstall.4. Do not put a check mark in the option to delete the driver software.5. Restart the laptop and Windows will reinstall the driver, but with the settings back to their defaults.
Another thing is to use Windows System Restore if you have a Windows operating system. Find a Restore Point dated from before the cat walked on the laptop. Windows System Restore will fix certain system changes.
A third thing you can do is reset the laptop back to the original factory configuration.
If you need more help, include the full model name of your laptop and which operating system it has. Without knowing those things you can only get generic advice.

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Great Scott! I'm having a video issue. It looks like the attached image. The buttons are being cut off and I can't seem to find a solution.

Any help appreciated!

A:Windows Buttons Cut off

If possible try changing the theme.

Theme Settings.

This is a nice place to start at the very least.

Oli

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This is what I need help with:




I don't have the buttons for like msn smileys etc. I've looked around the entire program and found nothing. No clue what to do.

A:MSN help - Buttons/Menus

Hello Swarfega, Welcome to TSF!

This issue might be caused by a corrupted file in the MSN Messenger program...the solution to this would be to uninstall your current MSN Messenger; then, download and install the latest WindowsLiveMessenger? from this site. (click the coloured link.)

You will not lose any names in your MSN Contact List when you do this.

Post back with the results.

Kind Regards,

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PLEASE somebody,anybody HELP !!

The HTML buttons on my comp. are not working at ALL! buttons in frontpage are also not working and even the compose button in yahoomail .so please help i cant live without my mail .
 

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I have excel 2003 and I would like to have a command button take me to the nex blank cell in a particular column. Also a comman button that will take me back to where i came from. Can anyone help me.

thanx
 

A:command buttons

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Hi--

I've had a problem for a long time and hope someone here can help me. Some of the time, some buttons on a screen simply don't show. One place this happens is at amazon.com when I am at the stage of placing an order. If I click around the screen where I know the button should be, eventually I hit it and it appears.

My computer runs Win98SE. I'm running IE 6.0.2600 and had the identical problem when I was running IE 5.5.

I do NOT have the problem with Mozilla on the same computer, but got tired of Mozilla being incompatible with the programming on many sites. I'd rather just use IE instead of having to go back and forth between the two programs.

Any thoughts would be much appreciated!
 

A:Some buttons don't show in IE 5.5 or 6?

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Hey, firstly I just thought I would make sure that you know that I am a girl and not a boy, despite my name! )
I'm new to this site and new to building websites, as well. I was hoping that, if some one could, you could tell me, or help me or no any websites that would help me or do me a banner or button for my website, for a link to my site.
I have quite a few affiliates and they want banners or a button and I haven't a clue how to make one. Can someone please help?
Thank you for your time and help! It is very appreciated. )
 

A:Banners and buttons

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When formatting a digital form in Adobe 9 Pro, I am making radio buttons which will be placed over a series of numbers, which indicate a value of something. When one button is clicked in the final format, I will want to calculate the totals in a specific place. First of all, how do I create a radio button which has a label showing on the form, like "1" or "2" etc.
Once I get all of those completed I will then want to set up a calculation of these values.

I hope this question makers sense. In essence, on the form to be completed electronically, I would like each button to show a number on the form.

Thanks!!!!

Jo
 

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