Millenium, easy help wanted urgently. !!!!!!

  miron 06:47 08 Feb 2003
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Hello, I have a Millenium edition of windows. The computer is in GERMAN format. Can you please tell me how to access "my computer" as I wish to "run" a floppy disc, but cannot find "my computer" anywhere on the programmes page. A million thanks for a speedy reply.

  « Ravin » 07:07 08 Feb 2003

shouldn't the icon be on be on the desktop?

  « Ravin » 07:12 08 Feb 2003

click here to see a picture of a typical windows desktop with my computer being the 2nd icon from the top

  Simon_P 07:16 08 Feb 2003

Its been a while since I used ME but you should have "my compuer" in start menu.

Right click on that and select create shortcut or show on desktop

  « Ravin » 07:20 08 Feb 2003

i use a machine running ME and there's no my computer on the start menu

???

  Simon_P 07:27 08 Feb 2003

It was just a thought! Like I said it has been a while since I used ME, seem to remember a link on start menu!
Apoligys

  Simon_P 07:43 08 Feb 2003

Yoy "may" be able to select a "my computer" icon by:

control panel/taskbar and start menu/advanced/customise. and select display my comp icon as a link

Hope this helps

its worth a try anyway

  miron 07:54 08 Feb 2003

Hello Guys, I said that this comp. is all in GERMAN. There is no ..settings...or desktop icon for "my computer" on this bloody thing. Can anyone talk me through getting to run a floppy on it. I USUALLY access ..my comp. and am able to run floppys no bother on my ENGLISH comp. but, this bloody thing does not asppear to have a "my comp" icon or settings access at all. Come on fellas...get your thinking caps on...PLEEEEEEAAAASSSSEEEE. :-)))))

  harristweed 08:51 08 Feb 2003

Programs / accessories / Windows Explorer
or
Programme / Zubehöre / Fenster-Forscher

  cassie75 08:54 08 Feb 2003

what's on the disk, is it executable, if it is, then run a:\ XXXX.exe (X = named program)

  miron 09:07 08 Feb 2003

Hi Harristweed...you are half way there....I have found Zubehöre in the programmes, but there is no Fenster-Forscher.
Any more ideas? :-))))
A million thanks.
Just one more "push" will get me there mate.

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