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How to Import OCX

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An OCX file extension is used for Microsoft ActiveX components. These components are used to add extra functions to Microsoft software. They are also used to add a better interface on Internet Explorer compatible websites. You can import the OCX file into your registry, which allows you to implement

How to Change Your Name in CP

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It is not possible to change your name in Club Penguin without downloading a cheat software--alternatively, you can create a new account and give a different name to a completely new penguin. With cheat software, however, it takes less than five minutes to permanently alter the name of your penguin

How to Get to a BIOS Screen

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The BIOS, or Basic Input/Output System, is the interface that allows you to manage your computer's more important hardware functions. Fan speed, boot order, voltage settings and clock speed settings are some of the basic features available on most BIOS. The BIOS is integrated into your motherboard a

How to Control Updates on XP

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Microsoft pushes out Windows XP updates on a regular basis. While these updates help protect your computer from security threats, they can also be annoying or costly because you could lose unsaved work or have something your are working on interrupted so the updates can install. Fortunately, through

How to Remove GetMirar

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Mirar, or GetMirar, is an adware add-on program to a web browser that resembles a search toolbar. GetMirar tracks your online activity, such as online shopping or hobbies, and then sends this information back to the developers. They, in turn, start bombarding your computer with targeted pop-up ads b

How to Solve a Blue Screen

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Blue screens in Windows (sometimes referred to as the "Blue Screen of Death," or BSOD) occur due to either software driver compatibility issues or hardware malfunctions. The most common type of blue screen error message is "Windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer." When your co

How to Fix a Corrupt File System

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Your computer has a file system that can become corrupted due to a number of reasons. Virus or malware infections, errors in the hard drive or unstable programs may be some of the culprits. Once your file system is corrupted, your computer will most likely suffer in terms of performance. This issue

How to Reinstall Grub in Linux

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When installing more than one operating system on the same computer, using a bootloader that recognizes both operating systems allows you to select which one you want to use when your computer starts. GRUB is a flexible bootloader used by several Linux distributions that recognizes most operating sy