Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - microsoft - xp http://www.instructables.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:50:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Install Microsoft Windows XP Loopback Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Microsoft-Windows-XP-Loopback-Adapt/
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 09:08:02 PDT
How To Install Windows XP Professional http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Windows-XP-Professional/
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 06:16:17 PDT
How to make your windows 7 computer look like windows xp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-windows-7-computer-look-like-wind/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 22:06:58 PDT
How to cause a harmless bluescreen whenever you want http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cause-a-harmless-bluescreen-whenever-you-wa/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 03:33:18 PST
A Simple VBS How-to http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-VBS-How-to/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2011 16:36:00 PDT
Home Automation MSWindows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-MSWindows-XP/
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Wed, 10 Nov 2010 06:39:38 PST
Quicky web server for MSWindows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Quicky-web-server-for-MSWindows-XP/
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Sat, 6 Nov 2010 15:29:18 PDT
DIY: How to speed up Windows XP using CleanUp! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-speed-up-Windows-XP-using-CleanUp/
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Thu, 2 Sep 2010 11:48:13 PDT
Hiding Folders http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiding-Folders/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2010 10:18:54 PST
How to hide your files http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hide-your-files/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2010 18:01:35 PST
How to Make a Windows XP Error Message http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Windows-XP-Error-Message/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2010 20:41:34 PST
Easy automatic backup Outlook and other files. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-automatic-backup-Outlook-and-other-files/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2009 09:15:13 PDT
How to Install the Royale Noir Theme in Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-the-Royale-Noir-Theme-in-Windows-XP/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2009 12:29:59 PDT
How to make Windows 2000 look like Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Windows-2000-look-like-Windows-XP/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2009 08:30:37 PDT
Changing Windows Vista to look like Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Windows-Vista-to-look-like-Windows-XP/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2009 12:24:42 PDT
Turning your Windows XP or Vista into a mac and Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-your-Windows-XP-or-Vista-into-a-mac-and-Li/
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Fri, 22 May 2009 02:42:21 PDT
Windows XP Tips & Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-XP-Tips-amp-Tricks/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2009 04:59:46 PST
Recover your Vista or XP account password with a live CD http://www.instructables.com/id/Recover-your-Vista-or-XP-account-password-with-a-l/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2009 02:56:05 PST
Give Your Computer A Cool Linux Feel http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-Your-Computer-A-Cool-Linux-Feel/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2009 13:22:37 PST
How to completely vistalize Your Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-completely-visalize-Your-Computer/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2008 20:23:57 PST
T-Structables: Windows XP Start menu hack! http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Structables-Windows-XP-Start-menu-hack/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2008 11:19:34 PST
Add Password Protection to any .zip Folder http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Password-Protection-to-any-zip-Folder/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2008 14:05:55 PST
Custom XP - Visual Basic Scripting to Customize! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-XP-Registry-Edits/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2008 13:54:07 PDT
Recover XP CD KEY http://www.instructables.com/id/Recover-XP-CD-KEY/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2008 18:40:00 PDT
Install Vista XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Vista-XP/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2008 15:51:43 PDT
How to Play Pinball While Installing Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Pinball-While-Installing-Windows-XP/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2008 14:29:40 PDT
Vista-lizing your old XP computer: the ultimate tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Vista-lizing-your-old-XP-computer-the-ultimate-tu/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2008 01:16:37 PDT
How to Delete any File (windows) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Delete-any-File-windows/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2008 19:37:05 PDT
Create a command prompt window the easy way. http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-command-prompt-window-the-easy-way/
Create a command prompt window the easy way. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/4XPF/FHEZCA1G/F3A4XPFFHEZCA1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/4XPF/FHEZCA1G/F3A4XPFFHEZCA1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/4XPF/FHEZCA1G/F3A4XPFFHEZCA1G.SMALL.jpg daviddd I know that this has been done before, but my version is a tiny bit differentOkay, so you want to try out some cool command prompt tricks, but you cant seem to find out how to actually open command prompt. (This would be the case in most schools, or workplaces.) This instructable will show you how t...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2008 18:09:11 PDT
Video Backgrounds for XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Backgrounds-for-XP/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 07:03:10 PDT
Add Stuff To The 'SEND TO' Menu http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Stuff-To-The-SEND-TO--Menu/
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Wed, 20 Feb 2008 23:38:28 PST
Make your XP LOOK (to the untrained eye) like Mac OS X http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-XP-LOOK-to-the-untrained-eye-like-Mac-/
Make your XP LOOK (to the untrained eye) like Mac OS X - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/EDS7/FBQ33STX/FD1EDS7FBQ33STX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/EDS7/FBQ33STX/FD1EDS7FBQ33STX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/EDS7/FBQ33STX/FD1EDS7FBQ33STX.SMALL.jpg randName NOTE: This is highly premature. Please check back for more in a few days. I know there are a few instructables out there changing the look of XP into Vista (Viruses intruders spyware trojans adware). Why Vista when it was Mac's Aqua it "conveniently borrowed" to be the Aero? I know there is FlyAKi...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2008 04:02:28 PST
WinXP Overhaul Guide: How to make it look like Vista, run like lightning, and stay productive, fast & smooth http://www.instructables.com/id/WinXP-Overhaul-Guide-How-to-make-it-look-like-Vis/
WinXP Overhaul Guide: How to make it look like Vista, run like lightning, and stay productive, fast & smooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/LCN4/FB7FYD27/FBILCN4FB7FYD27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/LCN4/FB7FYD27/FBILCN4FB7FYD27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/LCN4/FB7FYD27/FBILCN4FB7FYD27.SMALL.jpg CharredPC This guide (but not the filepack) has been updated as of 11/19/08. I plan to upload a refreshed filepack later this week which will include the updated information and newer version files. If you looked this over when it was first released, you may want to check it out again. Here's how to give your...
By: CharredPC

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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 12:31:56 PST
How to UPGRADE from Vista to Windows XP on an Acer laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-UPGRADE-from-Vista-to-Windows-XP-on-an-Acer/
How to UPGRADE from Vista to Windows XP on an Acer laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/SRS2/FB7FYCZK/FO1SRS2FB7FYCZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/SRS2/FB7FYCZK/FO1SRS2FB7FYCZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/SRS2/FB7FYCZK/FO1SRS2FB7FYCZK.SMALL.gif CharredPC My wife recently bought me an Acer Extensa 5620 for Christmas. It's a great little unit with a lot of potential, but the one big flaw was the operating system: it came with Windows Vista. The fast hardware was crippled by the bloated, clumsy OS. I was therefore forced to figure out exactly how to g...
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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 10:08:49 PST
Installing Linux, The Easy And Safe Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Linux-The-Easy-And-Safe-Way/
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By: Xap

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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 20:50:44 PST
how to launch websites from your desktop! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-launch-websites-from-your-desktop!/
how to launch websites from your desktop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Q8X0/FAKWPD9J/FXEQ8X0FAKWPD9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Q8X0/FAKWPD9J/FXEQ8X0FAKWPD9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Q8X0/FAKWPD9J/FXEQ8X0FAKWPD9J.SMALL.jpg bedbugg2 this is my 7th instructable!!! im sure that you have seen this before but i havent seen it on instructables before so i thought i would show you this useful tip...how to launch sites from you're desktop. favorite first find the website that you want to be able to launch from you're desktop...inst...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2007 10:30:20 PST
Format Dell Computers - Downgrade to XP from Vista http://www.instructables.com/id/Format-Dell-Computers---Downgrade-to-XP-from-Vista/
Format Dell Computers - Downgrade to XP from Vista - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8XRG/F82EU8XO/FO08XRGF82EU8XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8XRG/F82EU8XO/FO08XRGF82EU8XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8XRG/F82EU8XO/FO08XRGF82EU8XO.SMALL.jpg chaoscampbell I don't know if this is helpful or if I'm just retarded. I've been trying to format a Dell Dimension E520 for about a month now and I just figured it out. Everytime I tried to format from the XP CD it'd stop a few mins after it started with a blue screen error. It turns out this has someting to do ...
By: chaoscampbell

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Sat, 27 Oct 2007 02:15:18 PDT
Running Scripts Directly from the Context Menu in Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/Running-Scripts-Directly-from-the-Context-Menu-in-/
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Sun, 23 Sep 2007 21:40:35 PDT
How To Make XP Look Like VISTA http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-To-Windows-Vista-%3a-For-FREE/
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Fri, 21 Sep 2007 23:57:27 PDT
How to Set ANYTHING to Start Up When You Log On To Your Computer - Windows XP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-ANYTHING-to-Start-Up-When-You-Log-On-To/
How to Set ANYTHING to Start Up When You Log On To Your Computer - Windows XP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C44Y/F4WY0IB9/FK0C44YF4WY0IB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C44Y/F4WY0IB9/FK0C44YF4WY0IB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C44Y/F4WY0IB9/FK0C44YF4WY0IB9.SMALL.jpg Aeshir If you can click it to open it, you can make it start up with your computer. You don't need to download anything either. 1337 Put a shortcut to the file, or the file itself in the "Startup" folder in your Start Menu.No really, that's it.Either double click the folder to open it, or drag and drop ...
By: Aeshir

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Sat, 4 Aug 2007 13:48:40 PDT
Play Flash Games Offline! (Copying From Browser Cache) - WINDOWS http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Flash-Games-Offline!-Copying-From-Browser-Ca/
Play Flash Games Offline! (Copying From Browser Cache) - WINDOWS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HRFA/F1A4Y0C5/FC6HRFAF1A4Y0C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HRFA/F1A4Y0C5/FC6HRFAF1A4Y0C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HRFA/F1A4Y0C5/FC6HRFAF1A4Y0C5.SMALL.jpg Aeshir In this Instructable I will show you how to play flash games offline. It involves copying the file from your browser cache. There are tutorials for Opera, Firefox and IEStuff you'll need:+ A web browser (Opera, Firefox or Internet Explorer)+ A web page with a loaded flash game Here's one Copy SWF ...
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Tue, 8 May 2007 22:03:06 PDT
Hidden Windows XP and Vista Folders "How to hide files and folders" http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Windows-XP-and-Vista-Folders-%22How-to-hide-f/
Hidden Windows XP and Vista Folders "How to hide files and folders" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/VBAH/F0R12VU3/FVWVBAHF0R12VU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/VBAH/F0R12VU3/FVWVBAHF0R12VU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/VBAH/F0R12VU3/FVWVBAHF0R12VU3.SMALL.jpg erckgillis Many locked, private or hidden folders in Windows XP can simply be browsed or 'unlocked' and 'unhidden' by the same switches in Windows Explorer you'd used to enable the same features.But what if I make it "invisible' or "transparent" then even if found it looks just like the background!Try this tri...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2007 13:26:12 PDT
Mac OS 7 on Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-OS-7-on-Windows/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2007 20:17:14 PDT
XP Security http://www.instructables.com/id/XP-Security/
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By: stranoster

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Sat, 4 Nov 2006 17:21:13 PST