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[30 May 2008 | No Comment | ]

This is a redirect post for the following problem.
When trying to open a file, folder, etc. you get the following message from Internet Explorer…
“This page has an unspecified potential security risk. Would you like to continue?”

The solution on page…
Windows XP Problem: “Your current security settings do not allow this action”
should work, but if not, try
Windows XP zip Problem: “Your current security settings do not allow this action”
If that still will not fix your problem, then continue your search, or email me @

Hope That Helps!
-James Hartig

[28 May 2008 | 7 Comments | ]

Received something similar to the following?

Received it only once?
Your fine! If it keeps happening, return here.
Received it multiple times?
This problem is very vague and I am working on a complete fix to the problem, however it is kind of hard!
Solution 1 (if you remember what you did!)
1) Write down what you did to receive the popup,
it is most likely a program launch, right-click (note where too! it is very important!), folder open, etc.
This is where we part solutions…
Solution 1a (application launch)
(The “Application” is probably modifying something in the Windows environment)
Options: …

[28 May 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

This is just a post referring users to
where a fix is posted about Windows XP SP3 and the solutions to an “endless rebooting” problem and also some situations where Windows doesn’t boot at all.
Hope That Helps!
-James Hartig

[28 May 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Windows XP SP3 Problem With Internet Connection Sharing and DNS with Clients
This fix is for the following conditions…
a) You have recently installed Windows XP SP3
b) You have enabled Internet Connection Sharing and have configured a host computer and client computer
c) You have recently disabled/enabled the Network Connection to which is being shared on the host, or have a USB network device and have removed/inserted it
(if you have not done that, this fix will most likely not work!!)
d) You cannot connect to websites, DNS is failing, etc.
Solution 1 (Very Simple!)
1) Shutdown …

[27 May 2008 | 72 Comments | ]

Note: This will not work on Windows Vista and/or Windows Server 2008 as they do not have a boot.ini and I am working on a fix via the command line.

When trying to install a Windows Service Pack, you may receive a error resembling the following…
“Windows has detected that a core system file (kernel) used to start this computer is not a Microsoft Windows file. Due to this modification, the Service Pack will not be installed.”
This may seem like a big deal, however it isn’t! The problem is that you most …

[26 May 2008 | No Comment | ]

Receiving Event 4321: NetBT
The name “<workgroup name>:1d” could not be registered on the Interface with IP address <client’s IP address>. The machine with the IP address <another computer’s IP> did not allow the name to be claimed by this machine.
Solution 1
1 ) Turn off all devices on network
2 ) Unplug router
3 ) optional: turn off modem (cable, DSL, etc.)
4 ) count to 60 then turn back on modem
5 ) plug back in router
6 ) Turn back on computers
7 ) Check for 4321 error and windows network connectivity
Solution 1a
1 ) Check …