low on resources!

  Shirl_65 15:11 19 Mar 2003
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Please help....i'm getting error messages such as "access denied" when trying to open control panel! And "system dangerously low on resources" when I have 76% free! also get "not enough memory to run this program etc" when running explorer (6). I have athlon1700xp, 512mb ram, 40g HD with about 27g left free!

  powerless 15:27 19 Mar 2003

What operating system?

  Shirl_65 20:42 19 Mar 2003

am using win98se... i'm so familiar with it am loathe to upgrade!

  Migwell 23:53 19 Mar 2003

XP will look after you far better than any previous opp system.

You will soon learn how to use it, it's fun anyway better than playing all those silly games, at least you are doing something constructive with your time then.

  powerless 09:34 20 Mar 2003

Run scandisk and defrag...

Press Ctrl - Alt - Delete and end task on all the programs except "systray" and "Explorer".

98, hmm ok let me see if i remember > Go to Start > Run > Type: SFC /scannow > Click "ok"...

Click "Start".

(from memory so i hope it is right)

  Shirl_65 13:41 21 Mar 2003

Thanx powerless will try that....let you know outcome!

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