Software for specific repairs


These are files that you run to repair a specific problem and in no circumstances should they be used if you do not have the problem or if your operating system (OS) does not match that which is listed.

Item

FILE NAME

Purpose

1 Win98_TS_Fix.zip

Fix the broken Win98 Trouble Shooter caused by a bug in the Q824145 Cumulative Patch for Internet Explorer.  Watch this site for an online version of the Windows 98 Trouble Shooters.

OS versions;

  • Win98/98SE

2 2K Colors.reg

Install the Windows 2000 color scheme on earlier versions of Windows or Reinstalls it on Windows 2000

OS versions;

  • Win98/98SE

  • WinME

  • Win2000

3 pk.zip

Recover the Windows Product Key from a DOS prompt.  Save the file and copy it to your Windows Startup disk.  At the prompt type pk to run the file.

OS versions;

  • Win98/98SE

  • WinME

4 FixOELinks.exe

On occasion you may find that something has broken your ability to follow a link from an Email message.  There are a few possible causes but this program will fix the two most common.

OS versions;

  • All

5 FixEXE.zip

Repair the EXE file association which is often corrupted after a virus attack.

OS versions;

  • All

6 Inet_Tools.zip

Spoofs the Internet Explorer version to or from Version 6.0 and 7.0 when you are unable to access certain sites while using Internet Explorer 7 Beta2 Preview.  It will also allow you to place the classic menu bar at the top where it belongs.  It also repairs the uninstall. You can read about it here.  8.33Mb

OS versions;

  • Win2000

  • WinXP

  • Vista

7 IE_Tools_Lite.zip

A smaller version of Inet_Tools (above) but without the uninstall repair feature.
You can read about it here.  1.77Kb

OS versions;

  • Win2000

  • WinXP

  • Vista