Install Printer in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to install local and network printers. In this article we will also see how to install non plug-and-play printers, but note that this is something you won’t often do today. Prerequisites: you have to understand the difference between the logical printer and the print device. Key terms: port, network, print, local, install, … Read more Install Printer in XP

Multiple Operating Systems and XP

Before you start Objectives: learn what is boot.ini and what sould we consider before installing multiple operating systems on a single computer. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: partition, system, controller, parameter, fat, boot, number, drive, ini, scsi, multi Boot.ini The boot.ini file is actually a pointer. It contains information about the location of our system files. The pointer … Read more Multiple Operating Systems and XP

Manage Hard Disks in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to create new partitions, extend partitions, create logical drives, convert from Basic to Dynamic disks, and create new and extend existing Volumes in Windows XP. Prerequisites: you have to know what is file system. Key terms: partition, volume, create, disk, extend, space, dynamic, basic, logical, drive, hard, free, primary, spanned, upgrade Configure … Read more Manage Hard Disks in XP

Convert File System in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to convert from FAT to NTFS and from NTFS to FAT in Windows XP. Prerequisites: you should know about different types of files systems that can be utilized in Windows. Key terms: convert, fat, ntfs, file, partition, drive, command, conversion, format Example Configuration In this demonstration we will see how to change … Read more Convert File System in XP

IIS in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to install IIS and how to create sites inside of IIS. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: folder, iis, web, default, directory, service, file, website, wwwroot, install, manage, content, interpub About IIS We can share our folders using the IIS so that others can access our folders via Internet Explorer. As we go … Read more IIS in XP

Offline Files in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to configure Offline Files on XP machine. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: file, offline, folder, cache, shared, available, select, sync Conditions To set up Offline Files, we have to meet some conditions. First of all, we need to setup the off-line files capability on the ‘server’ computer. When we create a shared … Read more Offline Files in XP

Configure NTFS Permissions in XP

Before you start Objectives: learn how to configure NTFS permissions for files and folders in XP Prerequisites: you have to know what are NTFS permissions. Key terms: permission, group, folder, user, modify, file, ntfs, acl, control, check, read Security Tab To modify the permissions of the file or folder, we need to go to its properties, and then … Read more Configure NTFS Permissions in XP