Re: [fhctech] WinXP
- At our FHC we are running IM on a Win2k machine.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Russell Houlton" <R_Houlton@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 31, 2003 9:13 PM
Subject: RE: [fhctech] WinXP
> >>> IM may work, since it comes with a Windows version of the
> software. However, I thought REFIS still used the DOS-based communications
> software, which wants to take total control of the modem. I doubt WinXP or
> Win2000 like that. <<<
> If it's anything like FIS used for ward finances, it won't work under
> Win2k/WinXP. That does raise a question in my mind if IM will work since
> know it uses a very similar software for IM's communication, but it may
> a version that's more "Windows compatible" then the old DOS stuff the
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- What login did you install it with? A number of programs have difficulty
with some security models. Some programs write to both user and machine
area of the registry, it might be you'll have to upgrade the patron's login
to admin or power user just to install it and then downgrade it back to
normal. If you installed it as "admin" does it work OK under "admin" but
bomb under "patron"? That would point to a user rights issue to the user's
- Now that I think about it, so is ours. I forgot we moved it from a Win95B
machine.... I forget what "status" I made the users (user or power user).
I guess I should have thought a bit more before typing my speculation.
roups.yahoo.com]On Behalf Of John Vilburn
Sent: Sunday, August 31, 2003 6:18 PM
Subject: Re: [fhctech] WinXP
At our FHC we are running IM on a Win2k machine.
Congratulations on such a wonderful blessing. Don't be discouraged. You know who will win in the end.
You go for it, girl. I happen to know that the Holy Ghost loves computers and will help you, too.
With lots of love,