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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 Do I Modify Startup in Vista?

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Microsoft Windows Vista (and other Microsoft operating systems, such as Windows 7 and XP) allows users to modify the list of programs set to initialize at Windows startup. Modifying the startup in a Windows Vista system (or any system) can substantially speed up the operating system load time, provi

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 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