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View the uptime of a Windows

Windows (XP or Vista), you can get the date and time of last reset in a single command line: 1. Run the command prompt: click Start, Run and enter “cmd” in the “Run”. 2. ...

Creating an Autorun.inf file

Allow the automatic execution A feature of Windows make life easier for users is the automatic execution of applications on a CD-ROM into a drive. To use this option it is first necessary ...

Find information about your system

msinfo32 Open the Start menu> All Programs> Accessories> System Tools> System Information. You will find all the accurate information necessary in all applications, the ...

What is MRU?

Sheets MRU (Most Recently Used Lists, translate: list of most recently used) denote the components of the system giving the list of recently opened items. Thus, by default Windows ...

.exe is not a valid Win32 application

When you launch an executable file, Windows displays a message like: Application name is not a valid Win32 application To remedy this, there are several solutions corresponding to different ...

What makes reboot a PC?

1. Faulty memories In most cases, the problems are due to reset with strips of RAM deficient. Memory cards “NoName” (unmarked) have particularly small defects that may prevent ...

Windows – A custom icon for your USB

It is possible to have a customizeable icon for your USB stick (or even a name). To do this, simply place a. ICO (or an image. BMP) at the root of your USB drive and create an autorun.inf ...

Windows XP – The computer restarts instead of shutting down

This is probably a reboot due to an error occurring during the phase of shutdown. By default, Windows XP is actually configured to reboot instead of showing the traditional blue screen. To ...

Windows – Physical Memory Dump – File Memory.dmp

On Windows NT / Windows 2000 / Windows XP, in a violent crash of the system, the system performs a memory dump, is to copy the contents of memory (RAM) in a file on the hard disk . The ...