Daily Archives: December 2, 2004

More On Recovering/Bypassing Admin Passwords

Fred, Your response to Paul DeLeeuw who was forced to
reinstall XP because he did not know the Administrator password (see " When The
Admin Account Is Invisible Or Locked"
http://langa.com/newsletters/2004/2004-04-22.htm#2 ) referred to
Microsoft’s instructions for creating a Password Reset Disk.  While this is  a
useful tool it does nothing for the user who doesn’t know the password in the
first place.

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Malware Info Site

Hiya, Fred.
I’ve got a website up to do with internet parasites (the things and the

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Testing PC Memory

Fred, Have you ever
reviewed this Memtest86?  If so, is it worthwhile? —Duane Howe

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The VM Way To A Pre-Installed OS

Hi Fred,
Virtual PC is just one of the many useful programs that I have first learned
about from The Langa List. (

http://www.google.com/search?as_q=virtual+pc&as_sitesearch=langa.com )

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Picking An OS

This is a question that crops up regularly, especially as
people consider holiday PC purchases:

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Missing “Add/Remove” Menu Items

Fred,
After being a long-time reader of the LangaList Standard version, I
recently became a Plus member.  I greatly enjoy the newsletter, and
learn something new with each issue.  You also helped me out with a tough problem I had a while ago, trying to uninstall a
stubborn piece of software…

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Older System Hardware Woes

Fred,
Long time reader, new Plus subscriber with a strange one…

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