This can be also achieved by creating this REG file (in Notepad -Begin cut paste here- regedit4 "ErrorCheckingEnabled"dword:0 -End cut paste here- and then merging it into the Registry, by (double-)clicking on it in Windows Explorer or torque game engine advanced File Manager (FM windirwinfile.
Note : Do NOT install these tools IF using MS Office 2000 or newer!
advantage: This REG "hack" effectively removes all annoying Desktop shortcut arrows AND the same time preserves the ability of using keyboard "combos" for Desktop/Start Menu shortcuts.VXD - from m/files/iosys98.EXE diskvsd.Unofficial Ultimate XP Desktop Theme 3 MB, optional .DRV enables basic audio on computers without sound cards: speaker.DRV was newer, NOT older, and Winzip works well with.Windows 98/98 SP1/98 SE require WDM/USB Audio Driver Fix 374 KB, English!VXD - from m/files/Q272991.EXE wshtcp.Bonus If you would like to play the Microsoft Spider Solitaire card game installed by MS Plus!Goto END :start IF NOT exist winbootdir*.* goto error1 IF exist C:windowsa*.* gotf exist C:windowsb*.* gototo error3 :A IF exist C:windowsb*.* goto error2 echo WindowsB is set.All Windows OSes: Start button Run.Takes 12 KB of upper DOS RAM if loaded with devicehigh in S (upper memory manager required in S).Example: LH C:cdromnwcdex /D:mycdrom /M:20 /E /F:80 Your CD/DVD drive name (mycdrom above) must match exactly the one on your CD/DVD driver line in S!The third step consists in opening: Control Panel System Device Manager System devices PCI bus IRQ Steering tab check the " Use IRQ Steering " box OK OK reboot.This way I didn't have to delete the 2 Registry keys you mention." Thank you Tweb!Just adapt the BATch file above T to extract and then copy all these files to windirsystem32drivers.I meant " GlobalMaxtcpwindoSize as it is admittedly misspelled by Microsoft according to this mskb article.Now let's see the 4th (and last) FIX, my favorite. .