Computer Info

These are some links I have found usefull:


Zen Support Simulations for Windows 98, ME, 2K, and XP.

Simulations - this site charges for the more recent simulations. Ie Windows XP and win 2K, but the Win ME and 98 are free.

Simulations This site has lots of simulations of various programs. Great to help explain when you don't have the program.

Modem Help this site has various screen shots.

Task List this site gives info on various items that may show up in your task list.

Process List this site gives info on various items that may show up in your processes list.

Airplane I was looking for simulation sites and found this site for cockpits of various airplanes!!

MicroSoft Info on Windows XP

Microsoft Article Numbers

299357 - How to Reset TCP/IP in Win XP

307545 - How to Recover from a Corrupted Registry - Win XP

Windows will not start

308007 - How to Troubleshoot Home networking in Win XP

314067 - How to Troubleshoot TCP/IP Connectivity in Win XP

325487 - How to Troubleshoot Network Connectivity Problems

811259 - How to Determine & Recouver Fron Winsock corruption

When you try to release and renew the IP address using the Ipconfig program, you may receive the following error message: An error occurred while renewing interface 'Internet': An operation was attempted on something that is not a socket.

RASMAN - HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE - SYSTEM - CurrentControlSet - Services - RasMan - PPP - EAP - 25 - 26

How - to Articles on Windows XP.

General - tips on Windows XP.

Videos - on Windows XP.

Home - An on line magazine from Microsoft for home users.

Updates Windows Update getting you down? Can't figure out that error message? Here's a page that just may help you!

Computer Misc

PC Pitstop Has tools to analyse your computer.

SiSoftware Check this out!!

Compukiss Some basic computer info and a page with tutorials on basic computer skills.

PC Hell It's that place you visit when your personal computer is driving you insane with problems, glitches, and so on.
Information on Virus removal. Here you'll find all the latest Windows-specific news headlines -- on average five to 15 new items posted per day -- from respected and trusted news sources Another all around one-stop shop for Windows-related technical resources. We are determined to be the definitive online resource for IT Professionals who deploy, manage, and support Microsoft products and services.. This is acompany that sells programs for "Windows Techies". This is a link to there Database for "Start Up" Items. Information on Boot Floppies and downloads to creat them.

Start UP Items Information on items in the "start up" tab in "MSconfig"in Microsoft Windows. is the most complete collection of information assembled for and by actual users of M icrosoft Windows.

Network Info site - lots of info on Networking.

Troubleshooting XP A site with information from various sources, to help you find answers to the problems some users have with Windows XP

Information on Windows, especially Windows XP, has an emulation of the install processes.

The Tech Guys A Web site with a lot of basic answers to questions about computers.

Task List Information from web site "Answers That Work" - information on items in the Task List

Memory Information, Various testers and FAQ's on memory

The Sysinternals web site provides you with advanced utilities, technical information, and source code related to Windows 9x, Windows Me, and Windows NT/2000/XP/2K3 internals that you won't find anywhere else.

Virus Infomation Symantec Information on Viruses and some virus removal tools.


Wim's BIOS Information on BIOSs

Webopedia General Information on BIOSs

Anti-Virus Info

Trend Micro's site for free online virus scan.
Symantec's site for free Virus cleaning tools.
McAfee's site for free virus removal tool "Stinger".