Adjust AutoPlay

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on February 18, 2009 at 5:32 pm

When you insert a CD or DVD disc into your computer, the Windows AutoPlay feature springs into action and opens, plays, or displays the files on the disc.To adjust the AutoPlay settings, do the following: 1. Double-click the My Computer icon on your desktop. If this icon is not available, then click the Start button [...]

Cannot delete file: Cannot read from the source file or disk

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on February 18, 2009 at 5:28 pm

Some folders that were created by a third party applications or a spyware will cause this Error.  These type of folders can not the deleted nor renamed from the windows GUI. But if you look at the folder name it does not have any a name and is blank. These cannot  be deleted from the command [...]

How to change Firewall Settings on Windows PC.

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on September 18, 2008 at 10:44 pm
Vista Control Panel

Click on START Menu –>> Control Panel From the Control Panel find Windows Firewall and Double Click on it. Now Click on Change Settings in the Firewall Window. Now a new Windows Firewall settings windows  will pop up. Click on Exceptions Tab. Here you will find a list of programs. You need to tick the [...]

Force Windows to Use a Different Instant Messenger

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on July 21, 2008 at 12:03 pm

Instead of hiding or removing Windows Messenger, you can change the settings in Windows so that it recognizes another program as your default instant messenger. The advantage of this is that it keeps Windows Messenger intact and ready to use whenever you want it. Note This option works only on Windows XP computers that have [...]

Currently No Logon Servers Available to Service your Request

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on February 22, 2008 at 11:03 am

If you have a Win2000/2003 Server. And you are  trying to browse via network neighborhood to a workstation and suddenly you get “There are currently no logon servers avaliable to service the logon request.”  Another Scenario will be, if you have Active Directory and when a user tries to logon from the workstation this error message would pop up [...]