Sunday, May 31, 2009

Download the latest Windows XP service pack 3

We should have either Windows XP Service Pack 1 or Windows XP Service Pack 2 must already be installed to install Windows XP Service Pack 3. We can determine which service pack is currently installed by the following steps :--1. Click on "Start" and then click on "Run".2. Copy and paste or type the following command and then click on "OK": winver. A dialog box displays the version of Windows and the service pack that is currently installed on your computer. 3. Note If you still are not sure which service pack that you have, you might want to ask someone for help, or you might want to contact Support http://support.microsoft.com. Windows XP Service Pack 3 was released on 2008 via both the Microsoft Download Center and Windows Update. A total of 1,174 fixes have been included in SP3. Service Pack 3 can be installed on systems with Internet Explorer versions 6 or 7
and Windows Media Player versions 9 and above.
There are three ways to obtain the latest service pack 3 :--Method 1:-- Turn on Automatic UpdatesWe should turn on "Automatic Updates" after that restart your computer to start download updates automatically. We can turn on "Automatic Updates" by the following steps :--1.Click on "Start" and then click on "Run". 2.Copy and paste, or type the following command, and then press ENTER: sysdm.cpl.3.Click on the "Automatic Updates" tab and then click to select one of the three options.4.Click on "OK" tab.
Method 2:-- Download the service pack manually onlineYou can use Windows Update or the Microsoft Download Center to obtain Windows XP SP3 online.
Method 3:-- Order Windows XP Service Pack 3 on a CDWe can order Windows XP SP3 on a CD. We should visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites, as appropriate for your region :--1. Asiahttps://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=D7A098F4-4034-4CCB-A785-9E890E6B4F5B&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1 (https://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=D7A098F4-4034-4CCB-A785-9E890E6B4F5B&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1) 2. Europe and Africahttps://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=7B7AA929-BD0A-487A-BC7E-DF7631FEE660&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1 (https://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=7B7AA929-BD0A-487A-BC7E-DF7631FEE660&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1) 3. North Americahttps://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=CE6E3AFC-6B25-4F99-8913-3E3453AD966D&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1 (https://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=CE6E3AFC-6B25-4F99-8913-3E3453AD966D&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1) 4. South Americahttps://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=2CE39C54-6B20-417F-B9C0-9F513FA18153&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1 (https://om2.one.microsoft.com/opa/start.om?StoreID=2CE39C54-6B20-417F-B9C0-9F513FA18153&LocaleCode=en-us&NewTrans=1)

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Troubleshooting of Error Messages in Microsoft Office Word

Microsoft Office Word is a Microsoft word processing software program that is used to create and share documents by combining a comprehensive set of writing tools with the easy-to-use Microsoft Office Fluent user interface. Microsoft has launched the latest version with name of Microsoft Office 2007 which have many new tools to construct documents, compose and publish blogs directly from within Word. Many times, we receive error messages when we start Microsoft Office Word. These error messages occurs because an add-in in one of the startup folders is not compatible with Word.
Symptoms :--1. Run-time error.2. Subscript out of range.3. Compile Error in hidden module module name.4. Visual Basic Error - Object doesn't support this property or method.5. Cannot display the template add in template is not valid template name.6. Word cannot open this document template template name.7. Module name cannot be found.8. Command cannot be performed because a dialog box is open.9. Cannot open this file file name.10. The file cannot be opened.11. Microsoft Visual Basic - The macros in this project are disabled.12. The add-in template is not valid.
Troubleshooting Steps :-- 1. Quit all Microsoft Office programs, including Word and Microsoft Outlook.2. Open the following folder for depending on your version of Word.* For Microsoft Office Word 2007: Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\Startup* For Microsoft Office Word 2003: Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office11\Startup* For Microsoft Word 2002: Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office10\Startup* For Microsoft Word 2000: Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\Startup3. Move any files that are located in that folder to your desktop.4. Open the following folder: Documents and Settings\username\Application Data\Microsoft\Word\Startup5. Move any files that are located in that folder to your desktop.6. Restart the Microsoft Office Word.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Internet Explorer can not display the webpage in Windows Vista

Many times, we generally get an issue of "Internet Explorer can not display the web page" in Windows Vista. This issue can be resolved by using the "system restore" to previous state. System Restore is an important utility of Microsoft's Windows ME, Windows XP and Windows Vista operating systems. System Restore is a kind of system recovery tool to return your computer to a previous state when computer was functioning properly. System Restore takes "snapshots" of critical system files and some program files and registry settings and stores all these information as restore points. System Restore allows the rolling back of system files, registry keys and installed programs etc. to a previous state in case of failure or malfunctioning of computer. Even if the issue persists then we should the following troubleshooting steps :-
Method 1:- Run the Network Diagnostics tool in Internet Explorer
1.Start Internet Explorer, and then try to access the Web page that is displaying the error message.
2.On the page that displays an Internet Explorer error message, click the Diagnose Connection Problems link. The Network Diagnostics tool will run. When the tool has finished running, it will report one of the following results:
# It was unable to find a problem.
# It has detected a problem. Additionally, the tool will provide guidance about the next steps to take to troubleshoot the problem.
3.Click IP Address, and note the IP Address. You may need it for future troubleshooting.
4.Follow the steps in the Network Diagnostics tool to fix any connection problems.
5.Start Internet Explorer.
Method 2:- Reset the modem or the router
1.Disconnect the cable that connects the computer to the modem.
2.Turn off the modem and the router.
3.Restart the computer.
4.After your computer has restarted, turn on the modem or the router, connect the cable from the computer to the modem or the router, and restart the computer.
5.Make sure that all network cables are securely connected.
6.Start Internet Explorer.
Method 3:- Use the Delete Browsing History feature
1.Start Internet Explorer.
2.On the Tools menu, click Delete Browsing History.
3.Select the check box next to Temporary Internet Files.
4.Select the check box next to History.
5.Select the check box next to Form data.
6.Select the check box next to Cookies.
7.At the bottom of window, click Delete.
8.Close Internet Explorer, start Internet Explorer again, and then try to access the Web page.
Method 4:- Use the Internet Explorer (No Add-ons) mode