Re: [fhctech] PAF 5.0 & 5.1
- Also make sure you have the most current driver for your video card and
mouse. Video drivers are notorious for creating these kinds of
----- Original Message -----
From: "Vern Taylor" <stanleyscribe@...>
Sent: Monday, December 31, 2001 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: [fhctech] PAF 5.0 & 5.1
> Dear Jaelene,
> In cases like this there is no clear cut solution. I would start
> and try to tune up your PC. If you have Norton Utilities, run Disk
> and Speed Disk. With Microsoft, run Scan Disk on all your drive
> then Defraf the C: drive. Then you might also try the Microsoft
> site to obtain the most current updates for your system.
> The problem seems to be a kind of system conflict. After doing all
> former, you can also try unininstalling other programs that might be
> causing the problem. This doesn't seem to be of a very high priorty if
> have stopped all other programs from running when you have tested PAF
> If you have anything else running like virus checker, Real Audio,
> Alarm, etc., be sure to shut them down also. I expect you have done
> That leaves a hardware problem a possibility. If you still have any
> older memory installed on your PC, try removing it and use just the
> As a last resort, I used to reformat the hard disk, reinstall
> then the program giving the problem, to see if it will work without
> programs being installed. Then add the other programs one at a time
> checking the PAF after each install to see if it still works.
> All this takes a lot of time, but may be the only way to get it too
> work. Please get some second opinions on this also.
> Vern Taylor
> --- ivan_starr <Ivan_Starr@...> wrote:
> > I'm sorry for the delayed reply. I have already tried the install
> > the
> > PAF 5.0 CD sent from Salt Lake. I had the same result. It just locks
> > the
> > computer when trying to open the grey window (on top of the program
> > picture
> > window that first comes up whent the program is opened. I know that
> > not
> > the only one with this problem. I have since upgraded my computer
> > to 128 and then to 256 K. It did not help.
> > Jaelene Starr
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