Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance

  • From: "david poehlman" <david.poehlman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 27 Dec 2004 08:44:21 -0500

yes, my point was that if someone gives instructions and they canot be 
followed, they just lead to more questions.  Tell someone to open my 
computer or open windows explorer but if you are going to tell them to do 
something, it needs to be something that is fairly certain that they will 
do.  I only bring this up because if you are following the fs suggestions 
for setting up jaws, you'll be using the classic start menu.

Johnnie Apple Seed

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Miller" <n1umj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 8:39 AM
Subject: Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance


you have classic start menu selected, it's not there.  desktop for you my
friend, it is there but I think you already knew that.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "david poehlman" <david.poehlman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 8:30 AM
Subject: Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance


> sorry, I cannot find "my computer" in start menu.
>
> Johnnie Apple Seed
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jack Lowe" <akronjack1982@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 8:27 AM
> Subject: Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance
>
>
> I don't think that sending this to the list is a problem.  That's why
> there's a delete key.
> OK, I'll be as clear as I can on how these tasks are done.
> 1. hit the left windows key and hit M until you hear My Computer, and hit
> enter.
> 2.  Errow to local disc C.
> 3.  Hit, alt enter.  it should say, local disc C properties dialogue,
> general page, lable edit.
> 4. Tab once, you should hear, disc clean up Button.  Hit enter on that.
> It
> will take a few seconds as it scans the hard drive, so be patient.
> 5. Arrow down the list of results and make sure that they are all checked
> by
> hitting the space bar. Some will already be checked.
> 6.  Tab to OK and hit the space bar.  It will ask if you want to perform
> these actions, it will be on yes, hit the space bar.
> 7. When it's done, it will be back on the disc clean up button.
> 8.  Now, tab until you hear, general tab and right arrow once to the tools
> tab.
>
> 1. On the tools tab,  tab twice until you hear, defragmentation defragment
> now... button.
> 2.  Hit enter, and tab twice until you hear, defragment button.  Hit
> enter.
> This could take several minutes to complete.
> 3.  When it's done, it will say, view report button.  You don't need to do
> that unless you feel the need to read it.
> 4. If you want to see how much of it is done, you can hit the insert page
> down and it will tell you the percentage that's completed.
> 5. When it's done, tab to close button, and you're done with that.
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Linksma Mezgeja" <love2knit@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 7:21 AM
> Subject: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance
>
>
>>    John and others, where else can I delete Temporary Folders. Please be
>> specific how to get to those locations using XP Home.
>> Also, I need to locate Scan Disc, Disc Clean Up and Disc defrag in Home
>> XP.
>> I am sure the rest of the list is not interested in this basic
>> fundamental
>> information, so please give specific directions off list and in which
>> order
>> they should each be executed.
>> Thanks very, very much!
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "John Miller" <n1umj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Sunday, December 26, 2004 5:08 PM
>> Subject: Re: Deleting Cookies
>>
>>
>>> In the cookies folder yes but if you do delete everything you'll lose
>> saved
>>> passwords on web sites, like if you're a user of www.amazon.com and are
>> set
>>> to be logged in automatically, it will not do that next time you log in
>>> if
>>> you empty all your cookies out, that's true on some sites, others you
>>> have
>>> to delete your temporary internet files and then you'll be logged out
>>> but
>>> it's good do get rid of all cookies every so often. Or that's what I do
>>> anyway.
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Linksma Mezgeja" <love2knit@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> To: "jfw" <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Sent: Sunday, December 26, 2004 4:38 PM
>>> Subject: Deleting Cookies
>>>
>>>
>>> > In the Documents and Settings folder, is Index the only one that I
>> should
>>> > not delete? In other words, can I delete everything but Index in that
>>> > cookies folder and still have everything operate properly?
>>> > Thanks.
>>
>>
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