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Old May 24, 2008, 11:47 AM
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Default weird issue with task manager

Just wondering here, but I am having some problems task manager, for some reason the processes tab does not show the name of the applications they are tied to. So for example it will say its a System Processes, and how much memory its using. When I try to go into the select columns it has Iage names greyed out. I am not sure what would do this but I may have somthing to do with the computer (its an old Compaq Presario) any help appreciated.
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Old May 24, 2008, 06:24 PM
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Not sure, but was it a used computer bought from a business?
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Old May 24, 2008, 10:45 PM
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Is the column even shown? Under "View", you should be able to select what columns you actually want to have shown for each process.

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Old May 25, 2008, 08:04 AM
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- seems a solution is there

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Old May 25, 2008, 01:49 PM
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yeah I probably should have said, its XP Home SP2, one of the weird HP Factory installs though. It was bought used from a friend after having the OS reimaged.
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