Help For Windows


Many folks are not aware that there are a lot of web sites managed by MVPS.
These people have been awarded the MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals) by Microsoft for their knowledge and helpfulness to people.

Microsoft Help and Support
This is where all of the problems, errors and other information for Microsoft's programs are located. It can be very difficult to find what you are looking for here, as this database is huge. Just keep trying new keywords & eventually the right information will come up.

Need to reinstall Windows? This site will help with any version. There is a lot more on this site, including tips.
Reinstall Windows

Some programs just don't play nice with Windows or other programs. If you are having a problem with your computer, a program you have installed may be the culprit. Troubleshooting these issues can be a real pain. When a program stops working, try disabling programs that run in the background to see if one of them is causing the conflict. Look at 'Software Spasms' to see what can happen!

Sharing a computer with another family member or a roommate? You can keep your files and email private, just set up a separate user!

A common problem Windows users encounter is having the taskbar move from the bottom of the screen to another location on the Desktop. It is easy to fix, just find a blank spot on the task bar and left click and drag it back to the bottom of the screen. You can also put it on the side of the Desktop if you want, but most folks want it on the bottom.

Microsoft's Script Center Scripts have received a bad rap due to so many computer virus using scripts to do their damage. Scripts can be used to perform a lot of tasks in just a jiffy that would take a long time if performed manually.

Some helpful sites for Windows help