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Excel 2007: "There was a problem sending the command to the program"

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you have ever tried to open an excel document and received the error that says "There was a problem sending the command to the program", you can fix it by doing the following: Open Excel 2007Open the Menu in the top leftClick the "Excel Options" button Click the advanced tab on the left of the options screenUnder the general options uncheck the box "Ignore other application that use Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE)"

How to shutdown, restart, logoff using command prompt?

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Table of contentsBasic forms of “shutdown”A simple example and a screenshotCanceling a shutdownAdd a messageLinks Basic form of “shutdown”The most basic form of the command is :shutdown -OPTION
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shutdown /OPTIONBoth perform the same thing – execute shutdown command with option OPTION. OPTION can take many values, only the ones of interest to us are mentioned here.-l – Logs off the current user
-s – Shutdown the computer
-r – Restart the computer-a – Aborts a current shutdown command execution-t XX – if this is added with any of the above ones, you can specify after what time ( XX seconds ) the system should execute the OPTION.A Simple example and a Screenshot
Here the OPTIONs specify that shutdown command should shutdown the command after 120 seconds.RUNning "shutdown" command with options -s -t 120 shutdown -s -t 120The screen result will be something like this :Before shutdown, the logged in user is warned about the event and the time frame. Canceling a shutdownIf you have …

Outlook 2010 Can Open Two Exchange Accounts At Same

Go to these links.
http://gurustop.net/blog/2010/04/26/tip-outlook-2010-can-open-two-exchange-accounts-at-same-time/
http://blogs.office.com/b/microsoft-outlook/archive/2009/08/25/multiple-exchange-accounts-in-outlook-2010.aspx

Opeartion could not be completed.Failed to install the printer.Error (0x00000057)

The workaround of the printer issue where printers are not displaying under devices and printers and while adding them by the host name comes with error maessage “windows cannot connect to the printer error 0x00000057)”.Here are the steps to follow:
It’s actually the print driver failing to install, not the connection to the print server. An initial attempt to install the driver failed, so the driver directory is present on the workstation, but missing the files.
1) First on a machine with the same driver installed (and working properly), open Regedit, and browse to:
HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Environments\Windows NT x64\Drivers\Version-3\
2) Locate the subkey for the printer driver we are dealing with i.e. HP Universal Printer Driver v6’ and click the key for the printer driver.
3) Look for the “InfPath” on the right. Note the path.
5) Now browse to C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository and locate the folder indicated in the InfPath reg value.
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Operation could not be completed,Opearation failed error(0x000006d9)

Restart the windows firewall service.

How to change the location of Windows temporary files?