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How to Install ActiveX Control in Internet Explorer 8/9/10 from Unknown Publisher

Change Internet Explorer 8/9/10 ActiveX Control settings In case you are trying to install any ActiveX Control from unknown publisher from Internet Explorer in  Windows 8 / Windows 7/ Windows Vista/ XP, Internet Explorer might not be configured to download ActiveX controls for security reasons, or you might have declined to install the ActiveX control when Internet Explorer prompted you to download, install, or run the control. I experienced many with Digital Video Recorders (DVR) ActiveX controls. I have changed below settings in Internet Explorer and succeeded to install Active X control from unknown publisher. Set your IP address/Website as Trusted site In Internet Explorer browser, click Tools in the upper toolbar or click on the Tools icon and select Internet Options. Click the Security tab and select the Trusted Sites zone. Click the Sites button. Under “Add this Web site to the zone:” type your project web site. Click Add, then […]

How to resolve Microsoft jet oledb 4.0 provider is not registered error

When you are installing new software or application on 64bit operating system, you may find the error “microsoft jet oledb 4.0 provider is not registered”. Microsoft jet oledb 4.0 doesn’t works for 64bit machine. You can use Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0 for 64 operating system bit system. You can check is it 32 bit or 64 bit system. If 32 bit then use Microsoft.JET.OLEDB else use Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB. There is not a 64 bit version of jet that is why you get that error.  To force your app to use the 32 bit change the target CPU to x86 in the advanced compiler options. To resolve this issue open the project in Visual Studio then: 1. From the solution explorer right-click your project then click Properties 2. Click the Build tab 3. Change Platform target from: Any CPU to x86 4. Re-build your solution Latest Service pack for Microsoft Jet 4.0 Database Engine http://support.microsoft.com/kb/239114/en-gb    

How to remove Shortcut Virus from External Hard Disk or Pendrive

When you connect any Pendrive or Flash Drive or External Hard Disk to your PC, Sometimes you will see all files and folder have changed to shortcuts like below image, and also My Documents, My Pictures and My Videos folders are in there. When you try to open them (double click) nothing happen. It was a virus attack for External Hard disk or Pendrive. Everybody call it Shortcut Virus.               Shortcut virus problem in Removable disk like Pendrive or External hard disk  is most common virus of the computer and users are hanged because to find the solution to clear the shortcut virus. Now I found a solution. A secure data recovery method. I could recover all my data back. No shortcuts anymore.               Steps to Remove Shortcut Virus from Pendrive or External Hard disk 1. Go to […]

How to: Unable to copy a 4GB MPG or Bluray Movie to 8GB/16GB Pendrive

Sometimes you will get an error “Not enough free Space” even though when you are trying to copy some small video file which is less than available free space in Pendrive. I bought a pendrive from kingston 16 GB and tried copy a single 4GB .MPG file but it is not copying into my pendrive. I thought there is some issue with existing files or virus files and I have formatted the Pendrive, tried to copy again but not succeeded. Change Pendrive File System from FAT to NTFS After that I changed the file system from FAT to NTFS for Pendrive and it worked fine. To convert FAT to NTFS, right click the drive name of pendrive -> select Format -> File system type select NTFS -> format Pendrive. If NTFS is not available (only FAT is available), then Right click at pen drive -> Click Properties -> Select Hardware […]

Windows XP and Windows 7 Useful RUN Shortcut Commands

Find below RUN shortcut commands on Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. For any System or Network Administrator can save some time and easy to work by remembering some of below required shortcuts. I thought this would be useful for everyone… To Access Type of Service Run Command Accessibility Controls access.cpl Add Hardware Wizard hdwwiz.cpl Add/Remove Programs appwiz.cpl Administrative Tools control admintools Automatic Updates wuaucpl.cpl Bluetooth Transfer Wizard fsquirt Calculator calc Certificate Manager certmgr.msc Character Map charmap Check Disk Utility chkdsk Clipboard Viewer clipbrd Command Prompt cmd Component Services dcomcnfg Computer Management compmgmt.msc Date and Time Properties timedate.cpl DDE Shares ddeshare Device Manager devmgmt.msc Direct X Control Panel control color Dr. Watson System Troubleshooting Utility drwtsn32 Driver Verifier Utility verifier Event Viewer eventvwr.msc File Signature Verification Tool sigverif Findfast findfast.cpl Folders Properties control folders Fonts control fonts Fonts Folder fonts Free Cell Card Game freecell Game Controllers joy.cpl Group […]

How to get only HyperTerminal or command prompt Window in Print Screen

If you are the Network/ System administrator, many times you need to take print screen for sending the statitics/configuration/errors  in the network or server. By defalut  you will get complete real time desktop secreen as a image by using print seceen (Prt SC)key on Keyboard in Windows. But this is not useful always, If you want only HyperTerminal window or Command Prompt window in windows,  Press  ALT + PRT SC keys on keyboard. Find some examples below.