April 28, 2010

The resource file version does not match the version

Problem: After reinstalling HDD, there is an error "SfManRes.dll" with Symantec Endpoint

Reinstalling the SEP software didn't help.
Folders in Program files Symantec and Symantec Endpoint should be removed first - Windows doesn't allow it to delete it, so renaming it first - and then reinstalling the Symantec Endpoint Protection software helped to remove the error.

April 22, 2010

Upon opening Office 2007 document, there is an error "file not available"

Problem: File saved as word or excel cannot be opened

ESET antivirus program was overdue and unlicenced -
unistal ESET
and office works ok.

Vodafone error

Problem: No device,RAS error, no modem

Installing new sofware for Vodafone made laptop to recognize device. However, modem driver was installed under USB devices and not under modem slots in Device manager, which made it to report RAS errors 680, 633.
This web helped:

Manually unistalling USB from Device manager and forcing it to search for new hardware finally made it to instal the card as modem in Device manager. After that, under Network connection - Dial up, it should be manually set to use modem driver for Vodafone. And finally, after the internal modem was disabled, Vodafone started to work.

April 21, 2010

Missing or corrupt NTFS.sys

Problem: Suggested fix via CD repair don't work, it reports setup error

It was problem with invalid memory. Once replaced, it booted ok.

April 15, 2010

Samsung ML-2551 is making loud noise

Problem: After dusting off toner, laser printer doesn't print and it rumbles

User used non original toner and toner poweder sifted inside. After dusting it off, printer do not work -
because particles got inside, on gum roller - and it should be cleaned with soft paper tissue.
If the printer is left to cool - particles won't be easily cleaned. And if it's cleaned immediately, it will be too hot - one should be careful when touching inside parts.
Front door can be removed by pulling it up. Then after the small single screw is unscrewd, roller is accesable by simply shifting the front cover (third picture).

April 14, 2010

IPSec error in Event viewer

Problem: IPSec cannot be started in services

This helped:

Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.

In Registry Editor, locate and then click the following subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\IPsec\Policy\Local.

On the Edit menu, click Delete.
(on this PC IPsec was deleted)

Click Yes to confirm that you want to delete the subkey

Click Start, click Run, type regsvr32 polstore.dll, and then click OK.

April 13, 2010

Word is not showing menu

Problem: No menu in Office 2003

This helped:

C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Microsoft\Templates

Other users had menu in word, only this one didn't.
There were various dot documents in Templates folder, Normal.dot was copied from user which had menu.

April 09, 2010

How to open AWD file

Problem: Photoshop, Artweaver, ACD see, SeeFax pro doesn't open AWD

Polybytes PolyView works!

However, after instal:

Open -
Files of type
instead of Most files,
choose AWD - Microsoft FAX

April 08, 2010

Deduct percentages in excel

Problem: How to deduct 3% or 10% as formulae in Excel?

is for minus 10 percent

is for minus 3 percent

Excel refuses to copy sheet

Problem: There are various formulae and naming errors while copying/moving sheet

Just select whole sheet (top left angle), copy
and paste into new one.