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On this page you will find an Index of the TechFiles. What are these TechFiles? The Windows TechFiles provide more in-depth coverage of various issues encountered in the everyday use of the Windows operating systems.

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bullet   Cleaning Out Your Hard Drive Space:

Freeing up hard drive space

bullet   Cleaning Up After Windows

I have always known that Microsoft's Internet Explorers implementation of "Temporary Internet Files" (TIF) had been completely broken, and there isn't much temporary about it. No matter what size you specify for the TIF to use in Internet Explorer, the size of the cache will continue growing.

bullet   Fatal Exception 0E Errors

The Fatal Exception error's related to 0E (that's zero E) are hard to track down. Here you'll find some things that have fixed this error for a number of users.

bullet   Fix Hard Disks Running in MS-DOS Compatibility Mode

When your hard disk(s) are running in MS-DOS Compatibility Mode, performance is badly affected

bullet   How did my computer get infected?

How did my computer get infected? Safe Internet requires that you educate yourself on how to use the Internet in a careful and responsible manner. Knowing the different strategies used by malware authors to get their malicious content onto our PC's is the first step we need to take to be able to keep our computer malware free.

bullet   Internet Connection Sharing.

Windows 98 Second Edition includes a new feature to share a single Internet Connection across your (home) network. Here's how!!

bullet   Keep your Computer free from Viruses, Trojans, Spyware and Malware

Surfing the Internet these days is a hazardous occupation, but a few simple precautions will keep your computer free from infection in an increasingly hostile environment

bullet   MaxMTU for Windows:

Double the Speed of Internet Connection

bullet   Problems Accessing Windows Update

If you have problems accessing the Windows Update Web site, have a look at the solutions provided in this document.

bullet   Secure your E-mail against certain viruses

Explore some changes you can make to Outlook & Outlook Express e-mail default settings to make them more secure.

bullet   Slipstreaming Windows XP Service Pack 2 and Create Bootable CD

Slipstreaming a Service Pack, is the process to integrate the Service Pack into the installation so that with every new installation the Operating System and Service Pack are installed at the same time.

bullet   Surf Safer with Internet Explorer

How you can make some simple changes in Internet Explorer that will give you some extra safety when browsing the Internet.

bullet   The truth about VMM32.VXD

There are various web sites which claim that there is a bug in Windows 98, where it doesn't install certain VXD files during installation. "Hogwash" we say...

bullet   Troubleshooting Windows Explorer Errors

Having problems with Windows Explorer crashing when you rigt-click an object, or try to browse through the folders on your computer?

bullet   Windows 9.x System Resources

An explanation of the Windows 9.x system resources.