xp pro error windows disappear too quickly

  johnnyrocker 15:58 04 Oct 2003

my turn for some help please, as above when ever i get any error messages they vanish before i have time to read/digest the contents.
my question is this, is there any way i can set the amount of time the message stays on screen so i get chance to read it and take appropriate action.



  johnnyrocker 16:14 04 Oct 2003

thanks for that but i think i will be a bit too slow to manage that one;)



  johnnyrocker 19:44 04 Oct 2003

not quite what i mean, if for example i am renaming a file in my music collection and i have one of the same name pc makes a noise nad box flashes up and goes (i happen to know that particular warning is cannot re name file already exists) but i use it as an example that any similar alerts just blink on and vanish. my thanks for the effort though.



  johnnyrocker 20:04 04 Oct 2003

interesting point i have pop up stopper but i have it set for a sound alert which is different to that the pc makes, however have just renamed a file to a known duplicate with pop up stopper set to off and same problem.



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