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  1. Java Package Manager (5.1.2600/SPack1 Build 2600)

    A couple of days after my admin dept. installed new hardware and Windows XP I started getting the following error msg. when booting:
    "Java Package Manager
    Unable to install Java packages
    The...
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    Re: DUN line quality

    Thanks. But I'm still both confused and irate, because the first task of the telco when a customer signs up for DSL is to "qualify" the line -- that is, to test it for its ability to support DSL...
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    DUN line quality

    My local telco seems to have expanded its capacity by inserting A/D converters in the lines, without a care for the fact that an analog modem cannot reach the POP server if there is more than one...
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    Re: modem - dial-up line noise

    <P ID="edit" class=small>Edited by WyllyWylly on 24-May-02 21:58.</P>Thanks to all who offered comment. I had to do a lot more digging, and I've come up with news both good and bad.
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    modem - dial-up line noise

    Can there be line noise outside the audible range that results in my ISP's server dropping the connection, and applying a continuous tone, as soon as the handshake has been completed?

    Background:...
  6. Adobe-like Treatment (Win98 / Office 2000)

    Anyone know how to send Word / Excel / PowerPoint files as e-mail attachments, such that they can be viewed by the recipient, but cannot be forwarded, cannot be copied, cannot be printed, and...
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    OfficeXP on Win2000

    Woody's done it again (WOW 7.04 of 23Jan02):
    "Get Windows XP up and running, patched and stable on your machine. (That involves at least one run through http://www.windowsupdate.microsoft.com .) I...
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    Re: Mail Merge (Word 2000 )

    #1 -- Right on! It truncated at 254 characters+spaces, plus one more space I couldn't see because there was no following character. Many thanks. I apologize for drawing on your valuable time: I'm...
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    Mail Merge (Word 2000 )

    My data source is an Excel97 file, with text, date and number cells.
    Two problems:

    1. A text cell designated as a field contains words and spaces that total 366 characters = 431...
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    Re: Mail Merge (Word 2000)

    Chas -- this fix works like a dream. Many thanks for it, and for your thoughtful inclusion of the links to your site and beyond. Invaluable - and already bookmarked.

    I have mined the links as...
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    Mail Merge (Word 2000)

    How can I get the If..Then..Else insertion tool to print a symbol instead of text? Excel97 is the data source for a catalog document being printed in Arial. I'm trying to get it to print the...
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    Identity Password (5.5)

    Any thoughts on where/how I can find a file in which a password I used to create an identity may be legible?
    I'm handing my machine over to a family member, and I want to make sure that my identity...
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    Re: Counting names (98 and XP)

    Thanks to both of you. For some odd reason I cannot now understand, I had convinced myself that COUNTA required a second argument - but I hadn't check the help screen. Arrogance, I guess - or lack...
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    Counting names (98 and XP)

    I have names in a column that includes blank cells. How can I count the number of names?
    Tks., Peter
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    Re: Selective News Grabber

    Here the site controls access to the publications - and it also systematically collects information on the user's interests and visit frequencies.

    But for me the biggest problem is that it just...
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    Re: Selective News Grabber

    Coinman,
    Co-Citer looks to be a really great and smart text grabber for formal web-based research projects. I've downloaded it for use in its own right, for which I think it will be invaluable.
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    Re: Selective News Grabber

    Three cheers for Pennsylvania! I'm on my way over there right now, and I'll report back when I've given it a whirl.
    Many thanks,
    Peter
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    Re: Selective News Grabber

    That's got possibilities -- especially if someone can point me to a utility that can be timed to dial-up and retrieve the list of links in one pass, and without having to be nursemaid at the...
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    Re: Selective News Grabber

    I think that works only for the whole page, but not for items accessed by links on the page.

    Right now I'm wonder whether I can bend Clipmate Board Extender to my purpose, but I haven't figured...
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    Selective News Grabber

    Anyone know where I might find something like this, or how I might cobble together two apps that would give me this utility?
    Peter

    The Need:

    Every day I visit major newspaper, scientific...
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    news reader / grabber combo?

    Anybody know of an add-on for IE that behaves like a combination grabber+news reader on web pages? Perhaps a news reader that works both on web pages and on the usenet? Ideally one that allows the...
  22. Re: How to prevent annoying advertising windows?

    The very best fix I know is free (for individual home use) from <A target="_blank" HREF=http://www.webwasher.com>http://www.webwasher.com</A> I've run it for over 2 years and about 4 million copies...
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    Re: new template from old w/sheet?

    But it makes a good basis for a solid procedural method. Thanks - and thanks also for the reminder about the 'whole sheet' role of the top-left square. Peter
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    Re: new template from old w/sheet?

    Wow! - that was quick. One more Q: what's the trick for making a blank copy of a sheet, but such that customized various column widths in the sheet are retained in the new blank?
    Thanks, Peter
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    new template from old w/sheet?

    I seems to recall in older versions a simple step-wise way to save a worksheet as a template, retaining all layout, print, column widths and formulae etc., but first stripping out or zeroing the data...
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