Chernobyl is one of the nasties that (on some machines) can damage the programming in your BIOS. If all a virus messes up is the OS, then a backup might fix the problem. Fuzzy -- Quidquid Latine dictum sit, altum videtur. Si hoc legere scis, nimium eruditionis habes. Vir sapit qui pauca loquitur. Cras amet qui numquam amavit, quique amavit cras plus amet. Uno itinere non potest perveniri ad tam grande secretum. On Fri, 24 May 2002, our kitty wrote: > > IOW, hypothetically, if enough stuff was deleted from the registry that > the pc wouldn't be bootable, it would boot anyways, from a backup? So > long as Chernobyl or whatever doesn't erase the whole thing, I'd be > alright then? > > BTW, I've got another question from an earlier topic. My Notebook > function is dead from a wrong uninstall of metapad. Goofed it up so > totally, nothing anyone has suggested helps. It's really dead. I had > to reassociate all notepad files with Wordpad. Would it help if I > reinstalled Win98? I could then easily follow that with the DirectX8 > and all the Win98 updates I've downloaded and saved in a separate > folder. > > Roland - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface at http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1/24hrsupport.htm. rom bananedelisle@xxxxxxxxxxxx Sat May 25 08:10:44 2002 Received: with ECARTIS (v1.0.0; list 24hoursupport); Sat, 25 May 2002 11:07:21 -0500 (EST) Return-Path: <bananedelisle@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Delivered-To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Received: from tomts13-srv.bellnexxia.net (tomts13.bellnexxia.net [126.96.36.199]) by turing.freelists.org (FreeLists Mail Multiplex) with ESMTP id 69D4A94196 for <24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>; Sat, 25 May 2002 08:10:44 -0500 (EST) Received: from sympatico.ca ([188.8.131.52]) by tomts13-srv.bellnexxia.net (InterMail vM.5.01.04.19 201-253-122-122-119-20020516) with ESMTP id <20020525131410.RRMQ16321.tomts13-srv.bellnexxia.net@xxxxxxxxxxxx>; Sat, 25 May 2002 09:14:10 -0400 Message-ID: <3CEF90FD.AF2ECE41@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Date: Sat, 25 May 2002 09:26:21 -0400 From: Diane Delisle <bananedelisle@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Organization: Home X-Mailer: Mozilla 4.79 [en]C-SYMPA (Win98; U) X-Accept-Language: en,fr-CA MIME-Version: 1.0 To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [24hoursupport] 24hoursupport] Printing from Adobe References: <Pine.BSF.4.21.0205242341280.91019-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Content-type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit X-archive-position: 224 X-Approved-By: spider1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx X-ecartis-version: Ecartis v1.0.0 Sender: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Errors-to: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx X-original-sender: bananedelisle@xxxxxxxxxxxx Precedence: normal Reply-to: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx X-list: 24hoursupport I will like to know if anyone know how to print from adobe acrobat. Thank you - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface at http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1/24hrsupport.htm.