Re: [NTO] XP Pro Annoyances
- Hi Marcus,
Opera 5 runs like a champ so far showing my images just fine.
> > Oh, the DUN connected pop up is annoying having to click itI never saw anything in 98 that nagged me except for file
> > closed all the time...
>There are some utilities which close pop-ups. Some were created
>for the original W95 DUN pop-up. I've not used one myself, only
>read about them a few years ago. I find it hard to believe that
>after taming those pop-ups in W98 (right?), or via a service
>pack, they have it back on XP.
deletion and stupid warnings about formatting C:\ drive may cause
problems. ;) I've used NetLaunch for maybe 4 years and always
had everything hid except for the idiot lights in the tray. I
cannot get it to run on XP though. It is a real pain living w/o
it; I've grown to be dependent on it.
>No such thing on NT, except a bubble-help type notification overThat is the culprit I'm talking about. I could live with a
>the tray. That does grab the focus though for a second, and I'd
>like to switch that off. It will cause the start menu to close
>while you are selecting an item.
second, but it seems like 30 secs although I never timed it.
>Isn't there a book entitled Windows Annoyances?I'll have to go to/find the Win95/98/2000, etc. Annoyances page
and see if they have something out yet.
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I'm not sure but do you mean Annoyances.org?
They mention two programs to bypass the connect-to popup...
> I'll have to go to/find the Win95/98/2000, etc. Annoyances page
> and see if they have something out yet.
- Hi Hugo,
>I'm not sure but do you mean Annoyances.org?Yep, that's the place so I just need to study their new layout.
>They mention two programs to bypass the connect-to popup...
(I searched my mail archives and the link is the same. ;) There
is a forum I might search though also when I get the time. It
has always puzzled me why MS does not have some type of utility
like Tweak ui and just let us check away to get rid of all their
little "you must do it this way" stuff.
> > I'll have to go to/find the Win95/98/2000, etc. Annoyances pageThanks!
> > and see if they have something out yet.
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