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last updated on 19 April 2001.
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Name URL Language
Argh-Faktor http://www.argh-faktor.de/ German
FAQs http://www.faqs.org English
Free Tips http://www.tippscout.de German
Gartner http://www.gartner.com English
How2.com http://www.how2hq.com English
Refill FAQ http://www.refill-faq.de German
Webmonkey.com http://hotwired.lycos.com/webmonkey/ English
Linux Howto Index http://metalab.unc.edu/mdw/HOWTO/ English
Linux IBM http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux English
Linux Index http://www.freshmeat.net English
Linux Programming http://www.linuxprogramming.com English
Access Linux partitions from Win http://uranus.it.swin.edu.au/... English
Screenshots under Linux: Image-Magick-package:
import command
display under X
xv: xvgrab
ksnapshot under kde
Netscape Tip
To speed up your Netscape browser edit the file 'Netscape Preferences' by adding:
user_pref("browser.cache.memory_cache_size", 4096);
To start Netscape Navigator without title, menu and status bar add to the properties on the desktop:
netscape.exe -k (kiosk)
netscape.exe -sk (super kiosk)
Windows Tip
To start your Windows Explorer showing a directory other than the default (here C:\) add to the Windows Explorer properties on the desktop:
explorer.exe /n,/e,C:\
Windows 95/98
NTFS access from DOS and Win9x: http://www.winternals.com
To establish a network connection from W98 create a batch-file called 'net':
net use f: \\Server\dir
To quit the network connection use:
net use f: /d
Windows NT
NT FAQs: http://www.ntfaq.com

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