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Sis 300/305/630/540/730 windows 2000 professional drivers

Q: Sis 300/305/630/540/730 windows 2000 professional drivers

Hello, does any one know where I can obtain the Windows 2000 professional drivers for the Sis 300/305/630/540/730 board? Mine's the 630, I've tried numerous drivers and have had no luck with them.

Preferred Solution: Sis 300/305/630/540/730 windows 2000 professional drivers

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Sis 300/305/630/540/730 windows 2000 professional drivers

Rick85 said:

Hello, does any one know where I can obtain the Windows 2000 professional drivers for the Sis 300/305/630/540/730 board? Mine's the 630, I've tried numerous drivers and have had no luck with them. Click to expand...

HI havent you tried


http://download.sis.com/ (You say 630, so try IGP drivers)

Good luck


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alright people, let me start off by sayin that 1, i am not a computer wizz and 2, uh...ok i dont have a second one but...

as of now i am runnin my system on windows 2000 proff, but i have a stack of games that can only run on either win 95 or win 98. my question for you, are their any drivers or programs in wich i can play my games on my system?

thanks for they help

A:windows 2000 professional drivers

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Most of the programs are written in such a way that they are system specific. Even the Norton Antivirus and other such programs are written seperately for Win 9X ver and Win NT based OSes. So try to search for any info at the games's sites you want to play and see if they provide any help.

Hope this helps...

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Will someone please explain to me briefly what the difference is between all of these? Why would one want one over the other?

I guess that Windows 2000 is sort of like NT Workstation. If not, please tell me.

And what is the difference between Windows 2000 Server and 2000 Advanced Server?

A:{Advice Offered} - Windows 2000 Professional, 2000 Server, 2000 Anvanced Server--the difference?


Win2K Professional is, indeed, just NT Workstation 5.0

The real difference between Win2K Server and Win2K Advanced Server is scalability. To quote a CNET article: "Three versions of the operating system will be available next week (it's an old article): Windows 2000 Professional, aimed at PCs and workstations; Windows 2000 Server, for file-and-print servers; and Windows 2000 Advanced Server, supporting clustering, which is a way of making several systems act as a single, more powerful computer.

To quote the FAQ from www.winmag.com:
Windows 2000 Professional is the workstation edition of Windows 2000. This is basically Windows NT Workstation 5.0, although Win2K Professional of course includes all of the new technologies for Win2K.

Windows 2000 Server/Advanced Server is the server edition of Windows 2000, which is designed to serve small- to mid-sized businesses and workgroups. Server supports up to 4GB of physical RAM and up to 4 processors per computer. Advanced Server supports up to 8GB of RAM and 8 processors per computer.

Windows 2000 Datacenter Server is designed for large businesses and computer clusters. Datacenter supports up to 32 processors per computer and up to 64GB of RAM, as well as built-in clustering and load-balancing features.

Is that what you wanted?


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I checked the windows website and it showed that Windows 2000 Professional is upgradeable to Windows XP Professional, as I am using a work laptop I was wandering does that mean if I were to upgrade to XP then all the previous settings, e.g. the log on profiles, will be maintained and there will be a seamless transition?

A:Upgrading Windows 2000 Professional to Windows XP Professional

you should be able to upgrade and keep your current setting and files.

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Hi All

Am I right in thinking that they are both pretty similar except that server has support for multiple processors and extra network related tools and facilities. The reason I ask is that if a piece of software works on Windows 2000 server, is it extremely likely that it will work on Windows 2000 professional too? As a bit of background information: I work for a small company which supplies temperature monitoring equipment which needs to be networked. I've been told that it has been tested on Windows 2000 server but not on Window 2000 professional.


A:Windows 2000 professional and Windows 2000 server: same?

Yes, the OS are pretty much the same. The server edition supports more than 10 simultaneous connections (for file and print sharing) and supports network stuff as you said. But those differences could potentially break an application depending on what it does and how it interacts with the OS.

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Has anyone run into this one with Windows 2000 Professional??
After being online for a short time (10 minutes or less).....

"Shutdown Initiated by NT Authority System" apears with a 1:00 minute countdown timer which when reaches 0:00 computer shuts down and restarts!!

A:Windows 2000 Professional

You my friend are infected!!!

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I have a dual boot with ME and 2k pro, I cannot find the boot.ini file anywhere. Can anyone help me? Thanks. I had no problem finding it in NT 4.0.

A:Windows 2000 professional

Should be in C: root directory as a hidden system file.

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Can Windows 95 handle installing Windows 2000 Office Professional without upgrading?

A:windows 2000 professional

it should according to <u>the Microsoft site</u>
-check the RAM requirements tho, pretty hefty in spots for a typical W95 system
- i ran Off2000 w/ W95 with 64Mb - briefly before moving to W98 and it was the usual resource hog - depends on how many apps you have running on the PC at one time

probably get a decent price on it these days as its the XP version that's being flogged now

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In Windows 2000 Professional the login screen at start up how do i disable that?

A:Windows 2000 Professional

Hi joe_joe133,
try going to start, settings, control panel, users and passwords. go to advanced tab. Uncheck box labeled " Require users to use ctrl-alt-del". Should work

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I just upgraded my computer from windows 98 to windows 2000 professional and the computer no longer detects my internal modem.What can I do to reinstall it as I bought my computer second hand and have no idea what modem is installed?

Any help would be appreciated


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I have a question.
We bought our son a used computer for his room.
It has the windows 2000 pro on it.
He can't use any messengers?
Is there anyway that you can?
I would hate to have to go out and buy a new operating system.
Thanks so much...
take care,

A:Windows 2000 professional

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My disk drive crashed ... I installed a brand new one. I have a certified COA for Windows 2000 Professional but do not have the software. Where can I get a copy of the software ???

A:Windows 2000 Professional

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Need help with Win 2000 Prof. install.
Have just finished building new computer which has 2.4Celeron PCU, 256 mb Ram, 60gb Wstn. Dig H/Drive. Everything works fine except when I try to load Win 2000 Prof from CD disk I run into a constant recurring problem.

It starts the install fine, loads all files, etc. and when it gets to the first reboot, it starts all over again from the beginning.
Have tried letting it reboot from the hard drive, and get message opn. sys. error. Tried removing the CD disk and the same result.

This problem also results when I try using other install disks I have.
I have repeated the process many times always with the same result.

Could this be an incorrect setting in the CMos?
Any help greatly appreciated.
Thanks, Dsbarger

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how can i get to C drive with no desktop

A:windows 2000 professional

Perhaps if you explain your problem we can help better.

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Am currently running Win98 on two computers wich I plan to network via a Netgear RT314 router. I have been reluctant to install Win 2000 -- understand there are some "can't go back" characteristics with Win 2000. Is Win 2000 Prof worth it, or should I stay with Win98? If you recommend going w/ Win2000, what precautions should be taken?

Any problem with installing the router on Win 2000?


A:Windows 2000 professional


But, you need to make sure you have enough ram to run it.

The best way to install Win2K is on a clean. freshly formatted hard drive.

I had it running quite nicely for many months. I just recently upgraded to WinXP Pro.

2000 works beautifully with a router. I have a home network and had no problems at all.

It is best to have 256 MB ram or better for smooth operation and stability.

Good Luck!


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Hi, I have windows 2000 professional as my o/s, and I seem to have a problem with the start menu not able to see the help files when I click on help icon hh.exe error shows up, the funny thing is that is does work when logged in as the administrator only.. How do I fix this? 2nd, my computer was partioned with a c: and d: drives however, now, the d: drive shows no files within and everything including the windows is in C: this is not good since I had to remove a few users and tried to consolidate and remove duplicate files and folders, I must have put the windows in c: drive without knowing it. D: drive when I click on it says
no files and says needs to be formatted.. I'm not sure what's the proper way to fix this and any help would be greatly appreciated.. Also, what exactly should be in the administrator logon as far as files and folders, o/s and whatever I don't know if what shows up should be what is the right stuff.. Help me please! Thanks, Patti

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All of a sudden I get, when W2k Pro boots up error messages such as:
SBServ.exe – Unable to locate DLL
Next one is directed.exe – unable to locate DLL
And so on . There are several of them indicating to me that the programs normally loaded at boot up cannot find their DLL files. I have made no changes to the system, nor installed new soft ware. Can anyone help?

A:Windows 2000 Professional

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Could someone please tell me how to keep programs from starting automatically during boot? MS config does not work in W2K professional. Thank You. [email protected]

A:Windows 2000 professional

Go to the following thread for a msconfig soultion:


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My computer keeps locking up - would someone please help me by telling me if there is anything wrong in my hijack this.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 2:08:15 PM, on 6/15/06
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\IWP\NPFMntor.exe
C:\Program Files\TightVNC\WinVNC.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_06\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe
C:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Viewpoint Manager\ViewMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Money\System\reminder.exe
C:\Program Files\AWS\WeatherBug\Weather.exe
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A:windows 2000 professional - hjt help

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I can find little information on comparing windows 2000 professional to windows XP professional!  Somewhere I think I read that XP professional is a upgraded windows 2000 professional and that Xp professional supports devices like printers, etc. better!  I have windows XP professional! I have never used Windows 2000 professional so I do not know! Would someone please explain under what conditions, if any, I might want windows 2000 professional vs. Xp professional? If this has been answered on DCF, I did not find it! thanks 

A:windows 2000 professional

I wouldn't even bother considering downgrading to 2000 professional, if XP is working well for you.

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ok, this is my final action.. i want to reinstall windows 2000 professional.. right not i currently am running windows xp pro. it's giving me a lot of problems.. so when i put in the 2000 pro cd, it's disabling the choice for installing it. how would i go about doing a clean install of 2000 professional from xp pro.... ?

A:Windows 2000 professional

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I got the blue screen. The messages says these: Boot Drive Inaccessible. If this this is the first time you get this message. Please restart your computer. If you receive this message all the time. Please follow the directions below.

1. Check your computer if any viruses.

2. Use CHDSK /F to fix any windows corruption.

What should I do? I tried everything. Restore to Last known Good Configuration. Everything. But nothing works. Could the hardware itself be bad? Can anyone help or suggest me what to do? Thank you. And again It's using operating system Windows 2000 Professional.

A:Windows 2000 Professional

Have you checked for virus' and what did you use ??Please also do thisPlease download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on Download_mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan. If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue. If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal p... Read more

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I could use some help. I have a Dell Latitude laptop running Windows 2000 Professional. I need to install the MS Office Tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.), but before I can do that I need to upgrade Windows 2000 to Service Pack 4. I got the CD from Microsoft, but when I attempt the upgrade, the files get extracted, and nothing else happens, i.e., the upgrade never occurs. Anybody have any advice?

A:Windows 2000 Professional SP4

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I am in need of the RUN command to view all programs that load when the system is turned on. I have tried MSCONFIG, but it does not take me where I need to go. It gives me, "Cannot find file...........".

Can I get a suggestion over here? Thanks

A:Windows 2000 Professional

msconfig IS what you are looking for,but you have to install it.Check it out here:


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My 2nd computer has windows 2000 professional on it and i can't open any of my documents or control pannel or my C drive nothing! all i get is a message that tells me my current security settings prohibit me from running active x on this page!! can somebody please tell me how i can reset my security settings please, or tell me how i can otherwise fix this problem


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A:windows 2000 professional

can you post the exact error message? Also ,i have heard horror stories about that client. You may want to try client 3.30.
I am also assuming that you are logged on as administrator

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emachines T1801
Microsoft Windows Me Preinstalled
800MHz Intel Celeron Processor
128 MB SyncDRAM
CD-ROM 48x Max. CD Drive
20 GB Hard Drive Ultra DMA / 66
3D AGP Graphics Intel Direct AGP
56K* Data / Fax Modem ITU V.90
* Maximum data transfer rates may vary and are limited to 53 kbps

This computer is approx 10 years old I think... I installed Windows 2000 Professional and an ethernet card to enable it to work with Linksys router and wireless internet.

I just hooked it back up to use after my Windows Vista went south.

AVG Free ceased to work and notified me that my PC is not protected:
"only works with windows 2000/XP/Vista"
I have 2000 on it, so that doesn't make any sense.

It was working just fine before.

I was informed recently by employees at Best Buy that Kaspersky is the best antivirus software now.

I tried to download Kaspersky free 30 day trial from www.Kaspersky.com/trials/home-users/internet-security.com Free 30 day trial Kaspersky Internet Security 2010

I got this message:

"The service pack is not installed. Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 Rollup 1 or higher required."

When I tried to get the service pack, I was confronted with:

suupport.microsoft.com/gp/noscript "Scripting is not enabled in your browser"

I followed directions to enable scripting but it didn't work.

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A:Windows 2000 Professional

I am not sure what service pack you are updated to exactly, but I believe you are saying you updated Windows ME to Windows 2000. to which service pack I am not sure.I am not sure if this will work, but it is worth a try and its offered for free from Microsoft, if this fails for some reason please post back and let me know.This program uses mininum resources, so memory shouldn't be an issue.http://www.microsoft.com/SECURITY_ESSENTIALS/

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alright heres my dilemma....
I am trying to install windows 2000 onto my hard drive(brand-new, 40GB)
I want two partitions (C: and D: drives)
I want 10 GB on C: where windows is to be installed and 30GB on D:
I have set up the partitions as such.
I then installed windows
Then it says that d: is unformatted so i tried to format it through windows.
I soon after found with a little help from the web you cant format more than 2 GB worth of space
since i have already installed windows on c: is there anyway to format d: without having to do a full reinstall? If i have to do a full reinstall I'm still not sure that i know how to format both partitions. Maybe I'm just missing something I don't Know?
Any help would be greatly appreciated Thank you for your Time

A:windows 2000 professional

After installing Window on C Drive, you can use Disk Management Utility from Window to format your D drive.

You only can format up to 2GB if you used FAT16 File System. In your case, I don't think there is any problem for you to format the 30GB on drive D

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At work my computer has windows XP Professional on it and Microsoft Outlook 2000. I can receive emails all day but can only send emails a few hours a day. I have read everything on your site and none of it fits my problem. I turned off our email scanning software, I have tried resetting up my mail account. Our computer tech keeps saying I'm downloading things to my computer but I havent been and he cant show me what I downloaded either. We use Register.com for email and they just say Outlook 2000 is outdated but it worked fine up until about 2 weeks ago. I thought it was an update so I restored my computer to a date where it sent emails. That didnt work either. I repeat I can receive emails 24/7 I can send email only a few hours every day, it works then it doesnt. It doesnt give me any error message. Can you help????

A:Windows XP Professional Outlook 2000

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Ok guys, here is the prob....New machine AMD xp 1700, 380 megs of ram, quantum fireball 20 gig HD. Loaded win 2000 professional, no probs during install. Rebooted machine after loading drivers for bios, sound, ect. Ran fine for 2 hours. Took machine down and rebooted now windows won't start. Starts to load then gives me a physical memory dump error. Same thing trying to load last good config. Wiped drive clean and re-installed just win 2000....no drivers. Ran fine for about 45 mins then same thing. Anyone have any idea why? Could this be a HD error as this HD is a reconditioned drive or is their something worse wrong. Help please....this one is driving me nuts. Thanks.

A:Windows 2000 professional won't boot

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Presently I have windows 98 SE on my system and wish to upgrade to windows 2000 professional.

whenever I try to install win 2k the installation goes through the windows compatability offline search, gives the message "storage adapter bridge module is missing" and then loads some software from the CD, gives the message that "windows 2000 is starting" and then locks up.

Has anyone else had this problem and how did you resolve it?

email: [email protected]

A:installing windows 2000 professional

You can try it again and before it locks up press the shift as well as f10 keys. This should bring up a command prompt. You should be able to view the " setuplog.txt " file to see exactly what it is..It appears like unsupported hardware..

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I'm trying to setup a 'Broadband Modem' on a Windows 2000 Professional machine in order to use a friend's DSL service which will be switched on in a few days.

The service provider (Alice DSL, www.alice-dsl.de (German)) had sent her a 'broadband modem' called 'Turbolink IAD' from Sphairon Access Systems. An installation CD was provided but it will only install on a German version of Windows - this version is English. The 'modem' is connected via Ethernet to the PC and via a standard phone cable to the phone point.

I understand that what I need to do is set up a network connection using 'Point to Point Protocol over Ethernet'. I've been shown how to do this on Windows XP:

go to Control Panel
Network Connections
Create a new connection
Connect to the internet
Set up my connection manually
Connect using a broadband connection that requires a user name and a password
Enter an ISP name (eg. Alice DSL)
Enter User Name, Password, Confirm Password

Properties>Networking on resulting connection should show
"Point to Point over Ethernet (PPPoE)"

But can this be done on Windows 2000? (if so, I've not been able to figure out how). Is this PPPoE standard on Win2000 or does in need a separate install from the Windows CD and, if so, how do I do that?

Is there some other way of setting this up?

Any assistance appreciated.



A:PPPOE on Windows 2000 Professional

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hi.i was wondering if anybody could advise me on how i would go about setting up a windows 2000 pro server and getting windows 98 pc's to pick it up on the net.

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My Windows 2000 OS will not shut down when I choose to do so through the shut down menu. It just hangs, but does not lock up. If I hit the power button on my machine, only then will it say "Windows is shutting down". I can wait for 5-10 minutes after I hit the shut down through windows and nothing will happen. Does anyone have any suggestions? All would be greatly appreciated. Thanx.

A:windows 2000 professional will not shut down

Hi, Welcome to TSG!!

That could be an indication of malware.

Download Hijackthis

Unzip the file to the folder on your hard drive.

Double click on Hijackthis.exe then click on the "Scan" button, then click on "Save Log".

Copy and paste it back here and someone will be happy to review it.

Don't make any changes until instructed to do so.

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Forgotten my start-up password needed for system boot-up: what do I do...?????

A:Help - Windows 2000 Professional Password

http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/ should do the trick.

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I have a question about windows 2000 professional hibernation. when ever i do a hibernate i heard it stores all the data from the ram to the hard drive, and i would lie to know if windows automatically deletes the data next reboot or if it stores it in a folder on the hard drive. If it stores it on the hard drive I would like to know if i could delete it to gain hard drive space, thanks much.

A:Windows 2000 Professional Hibernation

how many times have you posted this question?

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I have been getting a virus alert in web printer. When I looked around my system I found a file called vonet in the Winnit System 32 . When I tried to open it all I got was virus alerts. My question is, is vonet the web printer, and
can I delete the vonet file? If not how can I remove the viruses which are IRZcrew.

A:Solved: windows 2000 professional

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Hi, I have a few issues that need resolving, 1st. - my start menu in adminstrator logon is the only one that the shortcut for windows help works for, all other users receive hh.exe error message, 2nd - windows d: drive had held the windows nt files, but trying to correct the error I reloaded windows and it all went into the c: drive, I had c and d partioned so that windows was only on d and not to interfere with it's memory, now it's empty and asks to be formatted. 3rd - what should be in the adminstrators log on files vs other user files, what should not be and what default if any permissions , also should the primary user - me- be an administrator with full control or another type with what kind of control, in other words which is the safest to use online.
please help with all issues - this would be greatly appreciated.. thanks

A:Windows 2000 professional troubles

Take out d drive install windows on c replace d format d from windows.Some one some where said it is safer to log on as a user with minimu permissions to acces the internet then it is with an administrator account.But using a firewall and good anti virus + anti spyware program should cause less hassels.

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My windows sp4 stopped booting with a message "NTLDR not found" while I was trying to update it to rollup1 patch.
I have following drives spread over two harddisks
c: ntfs
d:, e:, f:. g: All fat32

I installed windows xp professional over it wile selecting only drive C: and that too in upgrade mode.

After installation of windowx xp, , All my drives c,d,e,f,g are showing only the folders and no file is being shown except in few folders a few files are shown.
I have very important data in it, please suggest how to recover the data.

All the drives are showing lot of wpty spaces but I feel the data is still there only thing is that it is not being recognised by windows xp..

Thanks ...Apollo

A:updating windows 2000 sp4 to xp professional

My first question is, what was the size of the hard drive, and did you install Windows XP with SP1 or higher? If the drive was over 128GB, and XP was without any SP, you'll probably see garbage for anything past the 128GB mark.

Also, what does disk management say? (start, run, diskmgmt.msc)

I'd probably try a hardware diagnostic utility first to rule out any physical malfunction.

After that, I'd probably try testdisk
before you make any changes make sure what it reports is consistent with what you know about the drive (size should match, you should be able to browse your files)

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biggest pain in the hinney...i want to install windows me...how do i do this...i appreciate all the help i can get...thanks so much

A:uninstalling windows 2000 professional

Put in your WIN ME disc, restart computer. Right after POST, when you hear the beeps, hit DEL. This will take you into your system Bios. Find the line that says Boot Sequence. Hit Enter. Change CD-ROM to be first, this is usually done by hitting the - and + keys. Hit the F10 key to save changes and exit. Your computer will restart again, this time it should go into the Windows ME setup screen. Follow the steps to format your hard drive and install Windows.

Your BIOS keys may be different, but the above way of getting into the system BIOS is the most common. Post back if that doesnt work out for you.

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When I first boot up several of my computers in my school lab the bottom task bar turns black and the computer freezes. The only thing that corrects this is to hold in the button to turn it off. After I have done this one time and the computer reboots I don't have any more problems for that day, but they do it again the next day. They used to work fine. I wonder if there was an update that made this start happening.
(Windows 2000 Professional os with service pack 4.) Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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I am trying to upgrade from windows 98 to windows 2000 professional.After i put the cd in everthing seems to be downloading OK until the setup process begins.The computer automatically shuts down and turns itself off. Can someone please help?



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Please help!
I have an HP desktop that I (stupidly) installed a demo version of MS Windows 2000 Professional. Ever since, I cannot access ANY of the applications (other than MS Office) that I had installed on my pc. Before I installed the demo, I was using Windows 98. I can live w/out having any of the applications, the main problem is that now, I cannot connect to the internet

For some reason, ever since I installed the demo, when I try to connect to the internet, no modem is found. Before installing this I had NO problem connecting to the internet.

Is there ANY way to fix this? Can I either: go back to the previous operating system that I was using, or if I purchase the complete MS Windows 2000 Professional software and install, I should be able to access my modem again?

Please help!

A:MS Windows 2000 Professional Problem!

If you have the Win98 recovery/reinstallation disk I would go to the hard drive manufacturers website and download their low level format (zero fill) utility, zero fill the drive and re-install 98. If you don't have the disks then there is probably no possibility of acquiring disks for a system that old from HP.

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I'm not familiar with win2k (but am becoming more familiar) so I don't know what is normal and what is not. I cannot use run/msconfig, msconfig will not come up. I know on XP it signaled a hijacking or something, so I am including a hijack this log. Thank you in advance.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7
Scan saved at 7:57:52 PM, on 2/3/2004
Platform: Windows 2000 SP3 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\browser\ybrwicon.exe
C:\Program Files\BroadJump\Client Foundation\CFD.exe
C:\program files\support.com\bin\tgcmd.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cus.../sbcydsl/*http://www.yahoo.com/search/ie.html
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A:MSconfig for windows 2000 professional

msconfig is not available on 2000

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I just purchased and installed this the other day. I installed all critical updates, virus detections and ad-ware programs. It happens when I am on my aol, at least that seems to be when it happens. I also don't know why Hijack is saying I have IE 5.0 when I have 6.0 SP1 installed Here is my Hijack log for further analysis:
Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.0
Scan saved at 1:55:22 AM, on 10/19/2004
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v5.00 SP1 (5.00.2920.0000)

Running processes:
D:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\ACS\AOLDial.exe
E:\America Online 9.0\aoltray.exe
E:\America Online 9.0\waol.exe
E:\America Online 9.0\shellmon.exe
D:\Program Files\Common Files\Aol\aoltpspd.exe
D:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Window Title = Microsoft Internet Explorer provided by America Online
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SystemRoot/System32/Drivers/asc3550f Erro status was oxc000012f

Windows 2000 Professional system

I recently purchased this computer system ($50) for my Mother who simply does e-mail and games (not on line games).

I had to remove malware at first (can't remember the name) and had to install msconfig as 2000 did not have this feature.

Now upon booting up, a window pops up with the above message, however upon clicking on the small x to close the window, then computer boots up and she uses it. Nothing else happens.

I decided to go into the WINN file and found a folder (drivers) and actually saw the little driver file "asc3559f" and was going to simply remove it by copying it to another folder, shutting down and trying to reboot but must admit, I chickendd out.

She lives about 100 miles from me so I didn't want to cause trouble and left it alone and I am now beginning to think since it boots after closing the pop up window; leave well enough alone.

Any suggestions?

A:BootUp error/2000 Windows Professional

Welcome to TSG....

I would suggest to bring the computer home with you so it can be worked on easier. This will save you 200 miles round trip just to try to fix things....Should not have to go on-line but have it running close to your on-line computer.

To download HJTsetup.exe from TrendSecure To Download HijackThis go to the following at the File Repository
Click on the link below to Download HijackThis Self Installer:


Save the file to your desktop.
Double click on the HJTsetup.exe icon on your desktop.
By default it will install to C:\Program Files\HijackThis.
Continue to click Next in the setup dialog boxes until you get to the Select Additional Tasks dialog.
Put a check by Create a desktop icon then click Next again.
Continue to follow the rest of the prompts from there.
At the final dialog box click Finish and it will launch Hijack This.
Click on the Do a system scan and save a log file button. It will scan and then ask you to save the log.
Click Save to save the log file and then the log will open in notepad.
At the top of the Notepad HJT log screen, hit Edit then Select All then click Edit and then click Copy doing that copies the text to the clipboard, you won't see it yet....
Come back here to this thread and Paste the log in your next reply.
DO NOT have Hijack This fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required.
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