Windows XP Archives - Ian Carnaghan

How to check your PC specs using Windows XP

STEP 1 Click on START -> RUN and type in DXDIAG and click on OK STEP 2  Now a screen will pop up asking you “Do...

Mar 24 · 13 sec read >

How to add a Command Prompt Here Shortcut when I right click on a folder in Windows XP

Open a Explorer Window (Window Explorer or any other window that contains folders eg. My Documents) Now click on Tools->Folder Options Now...

Mar 24 · 24 sec read >

How to shutdown Windows XP via the Command Prompt

First we need to open the Command Prompt Press WINDOWS KEY+R together to open the Run window and type in the command...

Mar 24 · 54 sec read >

How to get the Full Task Manager back using Windows XP

The Task Manager has disappeared and I can only see the performance view, there are no other tabs visible, can only see a minimized version...

Mar 24 · 14 sec read >

How to backup your data using Windows XP

Windows XP has it’s own built-in backup utility/tool that makes it easy for users to backup their data. Regular...

Mar 24 · 35 sec read >

How to delete a file when getting the error “Error Deleting File or Folder

The solution is to rename the file in a DOS readable format. Open Windows Explorer Locate the File Right click in...

Mar 24 · 19 sec read >

How to convert FAT32 to NTFS in Windows XP

Reboot the PC into Safe Mode with Command Prompt. This can be done by pressing F8 during the boot process and a menu...

Mar 24 · 12 sec read >

How to increase the font size for Windows XP

Open the Display Options by right-clicking on a open spot on your Desktop and then select Properties. Click on the Appearance Tab. In the Font Size dropdown box select...

Mar 24 · 10 sec read >

How to install fonts in Windows XP

Click on START and then on CONTROL PANEL  Once in CONTROL PANEL click on FONTS Once the FONTS folder opened, copy your font file to the fonts folder, fonts files...

Mar 24 · 7 sec read >