rookie79pandora79

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  • My XP Professional laptop will not format any memory stick/or card greater than 32Gb.. however i did once buy a mem stick which did, why is this?.
  • hi Julio- the external drives are as you say useful for storing large amounts of data & backups. however don't you agree lots more people are now eager to show their HIGH RESOLUTION pictures avi ...
  • hi.bit of advice for projects as large as this.If your thinking of saving large EXTREME volumes of data then if you wish to view these on TV through the USB slots,then make sure you save ...
  • Created discussion thread glad to be back on preview
    just to say its great to be back on dpreview .hope to have more question about photo image resizing & cropping. I've managed to edit my vast amount of photos thanks to all your inputs & letters to ...
  • I Have several nearly full 500gb external hard drives on which i store films,documentaries music etc, However I Find that there are always small annoying glitches when using them connected to any ...
  • Hi- I had a feeling the BIN/CASHE could be part of the APP..I couldn't find it anywhere on my C: Drive, this might explain why I Have to exit the app when RAM is full.Someone did mention that "as ...
  • Hi thanks for your tips.It turned out the the photo impressions 6 i was using was a trial version which only allowed 15 or 16 images in its temp memory at which point you had to exit the app Which ...
  • Hi Don-I didn't mean wear & tear literally my XP PRO has been with me for 18 yrs She's definitely not extinct yet.you get attached you see!!!.My ACER & LANOVO are OK but they have a lot to learn ...
  • Hi- Its more of a nostalgic thing really i admit it doesn't make much sense. However speed isn't much of an issue with me I just enjoy using the old girl. The XP PRO isn't all that slow either. A ...
  • HI Can i just say i have three laptops 2 for general use & the XP Pro.My 2002 XP Pro i just use for editing music,pictures videos etc.Its not logged on.My memory problem has now been solved it ...
  • RAM on my XP Pro is 886MB However it uses a Virtual memory paging file on the main C: DISC.to store temporary files etc.
  • Panasonic lumix TZ3 .I could never seem to get anything right with it.The TZ5 was 100% better in all respects.
  • HI thanks for that its been sorted apparently it was a build up of temporarily files  in the photo impressions cashe which were being cleared by the virtual memory  RAM on the C: Disc.
  • Hi- I bought it in 2002.It's not logged on the net I keep It warmed up in the corner of the room & just use it for music photo & avi video editing.when needed.I use HOTMAIL for other tasks.It has ...
  • Hi again DMKAlex -In reply to your last mail I've  Just found that my XP Pro uses a Paging file area of 1344.MB on its I'ts Main C: Disc which it uses as if it were RAM.(its a kind of virtual ...
  • Hi DMKAlex. "Temporary or cache files got created because your lack of adequate ram. So when you shut down, it cleared those files and you're OK for a while"....Fantastic just what i wanted to ...
  • Hi bmoag Your quite right it uses virtual memory which is 1.3 GB However i can assure you the windows XP Pro has less than 1 GB RAM... i use the old 2002 PRO for editing (not logged on) to save ...
  • Hi Tom your dead right it is clearing out temp files.However RAM is less than 1GB on this pro laptop,if it struggles i think it uses its virtual memory.1.3 GB ...The laptops RAM Is less than 1GB. ...
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    H i awa355 Yes i agree. rookie79pandora79
  • Created question thread hard disc space on xp pro
    Hi-at the moment I'm using a trial version of photo impressions on my windows xp pro laptop to edit & enhance loads of old photos...With only 890mb of RAM its doing a great job however after ...
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