In a message dated 6/8/03 2:19:40 AM Eastern Daylight Time, ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx writes: <<I agree with Bob; why go backwards in technology?>> I don't feel that ME was much of an advance in Op Systems but I think that the "solution" might be for her to "upgrade" to W2000. I don't use W2000, but I understand it is a more stable Op System than W98SE or WinME. My only concern is that I understand that W2000 uses a different file system than WinME, (Fat 32 vs Nts something) - - - and I'm not sure whether the upgrade will trash her existing files. Any comments????