starting/ stopping a windows service
Does somebody know how to start / stop and get a status of a 'windows
service' using MFC (or win32 api)?
In article <eiUJzyWSEHA.2236@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl>,
> Does somebody know how to start / stop and get a status of a 'windows
> service' using MFC (or win32 api)?
StartService, StopService and QueryServiceStatus. You might also
want to look at ControlService.
The universe is a figment of its own imagination.
int StartService(LPSTR sService)
SC_HANDLE hSCM = Open...Rebuild windows belong a long process
I've a problem with a MFC-Application. (MS Visual c++ 6.0).
I've a dialog-windows as user-interface.
When the programm start a long loop, the windows goes grey and doesn't
react, until the loop is over.
I try with GetMessages and DispatchMessage, but then the user is able to
close the dialog, while the loop is working. What can I do ?
>I've a problem with a MFC-Application. (MS Visual c++ 6.0).
>I've a dialog-windows as user-interface.
>When the programm start a long loop, the windows goes grey and doesn't
>react, until the loop is over.
>...Finding Time of idle remote sessions(RDP) in windows XP
Is there any way i can find the time of idle remote session(RDP) in
windows XP using powershell.
Plain TS or XenApp\Citrix?
"Rajeev" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Is there any way i can find the time of idle remote session(RDP) in
> windows XP using powershell.
> Please help!
Its plain TS, using RDP
In that case you should use Win32_LogonSession class and filter LogonType
http://msdn.microsoft....Rebuilding Windows 2003 server with Exchange 2003
I've had a number of problems with this particular server blue screening
while attempting to copy and paste Exchange files, restoring the Exchange
files, and after working with technicians on both the hardware and software
sides, I've decided to just rebuild the server. This is my plan and I'm
looking for advice to make sure I'm taking the right steps.
The server is currently the master domain controller, running the global
catalog, dns and dhcp. I have another domain controller in the network that
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I am learning windows programming and using spy++ to view the class
names and other properties of the windows for better understanding.
It works fine for most of the windows that show themselves.But when
windows generated by java program appear on the surface,it will only
recognise the parent window with some classname like java.awt. but
won't recognize the child windows like buttons,dropdowns inside the
main java window.
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I'm starting to get really irritated now.
A couple of weeks ago I wrote on this board that I had somehow lost my self
created folders in Windows Mail for archiving my old e-mails. Well thanks to
some 'posters' here, I managed to find them and have nearly gotten back all
my old e-mails.
Now for some reason everytime I open up and use Windows Mail, it completely
hogs my CPU and makes using it pretty much impossible. I can hear the PC
revving up like a jet engine after I open up the application and forget about
trying to write anything. Press a letter and about two ...RMS eCommerce Shopping Cart
Ok, I've been doing some research and the primary players with proven
software that works are actually Kosmos Central and Nitrosell. Store
Front from what I'm hearing and talking to past storefront users is
pure junk so, it's basically between Kosmos and Nitrosell. Does
anyone have a back to back comparison of both providers?
1) Kosmos Non Hosted. You own the source code to the shopping cart
and can modify the functionality and design 100%.
2) Nitrosell Hosted. No chance of breaking the code, since you can't
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B...windows mail not work with office 2007
I have office 2007. Recently upgraded to Windows 7. Have Windows mail, not
Outlook. Cannot email from office 2007. The email prompt is faded out and
cannot be accessed. How to activate it?
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I got an optional update in my updates list that said it was released on
9/22/09 after I reinstalled messenger on this comp. has this happened to
anyone else? as I don't remember the essentials update coming up in september
the first time around.
Four Generations Of Trust And Betrayal...One Legacy
Out of curiosity, how did you reinstall it -- just using the MSIs or the actual Windows Live
I've always had this entry listed for me, as I use the MSIs on my production systems. After
installing and dealing with a gazillion Live Ins...PnPCapabilities, powermanagement and Windows 7
Don't know if this would be better off in a Windows 7 board or not, but here
We're rolling out Windows 7 with SCCM and want to ensure that no matter
what, the nic adapter settings are the way we want them. So I'm using one of
the standard vbscripts found via goggle to enumerate through nics and set the
registry value for PnPCapabilities. http://www.jasemccarty.com/blog/?p=89 is
one of the many sites with the same script; I don't know who originally wrote
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entry simply isn'...Selecting multiple options in list box and sending back to table
I have created a small database, for recording details about suppliers. Some
our suppliers offer more than one service, so i thought the best way to
select multiples would be to create a list box.
I have changed the properties to allow me to select multiple options,
however cannot get the selection to save back to the data table.
Any help is much appreicated.
What about something like
Dim vRow As Variant
For Each vRow In .ItemsSelected
'Do what you'd like with the selected item.
Hope thi...Windows 2008 Schedules task problem
I am using excel macro to extract the data from web query. To automate
this, I have created one vb.net windows application to execute the
macro. And I have created in a schedules task to execute in hourly
basis. This is working fine in windows 2003 with Excel 2003. After
upgrading to Windows 2008 Enterprise SP2 with Excel 2010, I have some
1) The scheduled task is started and not fired the excel macro when I
choose the option 'Run whether the user is logged on or not'
2) The user has the Administrator privileges
3) The excel macro, VB.Net EXE has the...UDP socket works fine on NT, doesn't work on Windows 2000 outside VS 6.0 IDE
We have an old client-server MFC application that uses UDP socket
connection between client and server. In a nutshell, the client opens
a connection, and the server starts sending small heartbeats every
Everything works fine on Win95/98/NT4.0 SP6 and on Windows 2000 SP3
inside VS 6.0 IDE in the debug mode. On Windows 2000 either inside IDE
(release mode) or outside VS 6.0 IDE (both debug and release build),
client only receives a few first heartbeats, nothing thereafter. And
the socket remains open.
Is anyone familiar with this behaviour? Any suggestions? Any help will
be greatly app..."file open message window:" outlook.exe
application error when loading up outlook.
any thoughts gang?
tried basically everything we know here.
...Office won't open in Windows 7
New PC in January. Outlook (Office 07) has worked fine since then.
Yesterday tried to open Outlook and got the message "Cannot start Microsoft
Offic Outlook. Cannot opn the Outlook window". Dagnostics tell me that
there is nothing amiss but I can not open the prog. Please help!
Try starting Outlook with the resetnavpane switch;
Start-> type; outlook.exe /resetnavpane
For additional solutions see;
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
Coauthor, Configuring Microsoft Outlook 2003
http://www.howto-outlook.c...Stopping Windows Update auto reboot
Time and again, I've lost work because I've been pulled away from my computer
and windows update decided it was more important to reboot my computer right
then than it was to let me save me work. Is there anyway of preventing the
auto reboot short of turning off windows update?
> Time and again, I've lost work because I've been pulled away from
> my computer and windows update decided it was more important to
> reboot my computer right then than it was to let me save me work.
> Is there anyway of preventing the auto reboot short of turning o...Auto start Outlook on Windows Startup?
I know there must be an easy answer to this but...
How do I get Outlook to Auto Start each time MS Windows starts?
Any help is much appreciated.
place a shortcut in your startup folder...
"Jem" <jeremy.turner@***NOSPAM***btinternet.com> wrote in message
> I know there must be an easy answer to this but...
> How do I get Outlook to Auto Start each time MS Windows starts?
> Any help is much appreciated.
I did a search f...Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit) Won't Recognize Outlook XP .pst Fi
I received an insightful answer to my previous post on receiving "cyclic
redundancy" errors when opening Outlook XP .pst files with Outlook-2007 on
Windows 7 Home Premium Edition. I've used chkdsk as suggested, and am no
longer receiving this error. Instead, I am receiving a new error report of,
"Windows does not recognize Tools.pst as a valid 32 bit application'.
Can anyone suggest a fix for this?
How are you trying to open it?
To reconnect a pst-file in Outlook use;
File-> Open-> Outlook Data File...
Note that this is no...Money 2004 files to back to Money 2000 program
My computer in Florida has Money 2004. When returning to Wisconsin I tried
using the Money 2004 files with my Money 2000 in Wisconsin but the program
would not open because it asked for my "Password". I have never used a
password before and don't have a password. I have been using Money programs
for 5 years and this is the first time I have had any problems. Any ideas?
Joseph R. Ferris (Joe)
In microsoft.public.money...Client IE errors when closing a window in CRM 4:U4.
I've been searching for an answer on this and haven't yet run across
anything. On SOME of my CRM client's machines, they get an error
message stating that "Microsoft Dynamics has encountered an error."
This occurs for a few of the users when they 'x' out of a window. If
they send the error or hit cancel, the normal window comes up warning
them that their email or letter, or whatever, will not be saved, hit
ok to continue, cancel to go back.
It's nothing serious, but the error doesn't come up for all
users...just a few. Everything had b...Problem exporting to excel with Windows XP
I work with a web based program that allows you to export reports to
excel. However, it does not work on my computers with Windows XP. Has
anyone had this problem before? What can I do to fix it?
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> ...windows media player 11 for windows xp
I did a system restore on my computer because neither my dell cinema player,
my windows media player, nor my windows media player would play sound when i
inserted any type of dvd. It played the picture fine, but no sound. There was
no problem when i play a cd though. After the restore, i couldn't open up
windows media player at all, I would get a yellow symbol with an exclamation
point in it saying "internal application error". How can I correct this?
Does reinstalling WMP fix the internal application error? If you don't
have the original install package anymore,...excel windows in taskbar
Is there a way to make the "show windows in taskbar"
option a global default for excel? I have to go to
Tools>Options>View and check the Windows In Taskbar box
every day for every document to make it work. Is there a
way to make it stick?
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
What version of Excel?
Always good to state the version because some problems are version-specific
and trouble-shooting is easier.
From a posting by Debra Dalgleish.............
There's some information in the following MSKB...Opening multiple windows of same workbook with macro
I created a macro that will open several windows of the workbook I have created and each window will show a different tab on a different place on the screen. When I look at the code it references the code:
when I switch to one of the three windows and manipulate it. This works great if and only if the name of my workbook is Cutsheettemplate3.0.xls which will not always be the case. How can I revise the code to make it dynamic with what ever I name the file.
Thanks for all your help!
Windows(ActiveWorkbook.Name & ":3"...Outlook 2003 presents EULA window every time I open
Just upgraded my PC to Windows 7 from XP. Had to reinstall MS Office 2003 to
get Outlook. Then upgraded to MS Office 2007 (Student version) to get newer
versions of Word, Excel (but not Outlook).
Every time I open Outlook 2003, the EULA dialogue window pops up , which I
accept. Why does it repeatedly do this even after I accept the license
terms, and how can I make it stop?
Start Outlook as an administrator and accept the EULA. Then restart Outlook
to normally again.
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]