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Quick Fix: This page contains both secure and nonsecure items.

For Internet Explorer users this error is fairly common since most websites will at some point include a mixture of secure and nonsecure items all on the same page.

The error message:  This page contains both secure and nonsecure items.  Do you want to display the nonsecure items, can be easily disabled by going to your …

Quick fix: EWP Event error when shutting down Windows XP

if you’ve recieved this error, you more than likely have had a Canon printer installed at some point in time. EWP is for Easy Web Print which is an Internet Explorer Addin. To disable, go into your Internet Explorer properties.
If you’re  in internet explorer go to Tools>Options
Select the Programs tab and press the …

Quick fix: Double underlines in Excel will not print

Windows XP users may have experienced printing excel sheets with double lines.  Here are a few suggestions to get that double line printing again.
Fix 1
In Excel, File, Page Setup, Sheet (tab), Options, Advanced, Print Optimizations must be DISABLED.
Fix 2
Locate your printer (start, control panel > Printers and Faxes.  Go to the properties of your printer, …

Quick Answer: Is eSata Hot-swappable? Yes, if your motherboard supports it.

eSATA, the e is for external – meaning that the cabling used is meant for being outside of the computer chassis.
Many external hard drive casing kits will feature USB 2.0 connections along with eSATA connection.
The hot-swappable feature is only available if the motherboard supports the eSata hot-swapable functionality.  Current motherboards do as do newer models.  …