Archive for March, 2005

Missing Fonts in Word

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;169330

If you set a “generic text” printer as your default, all your fonts disappear. Some docs that were saved in other fonts will look correct, others will be all screwed up as the text gets squeezed into Device Font of either 4, 8, 12, or 24 pt.
After repairing, removing, and reinstalling office, I finally [...]

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Stopping Malware from running out of %windir%\temp

My work computer has been infected with some kind of adware that runs out of the C:\Windows\Temp directory. It puts a .exe file in there with some weird random filename like DF4ASX.exe. You can’t delete the file, because it’s running. As soon as you terminate the process, it disappears. Every time [...]

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Automating Abuse Updates for Windows b2evo Users

Here’s how you can automatically receive the abuse updates from b2evolution on a regular basis. It’s a bit of an ugly method, but it works pretty nicely.

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