Support FAQs for Duracom

This page contains answers to Frequently Asked Questions posed by our Duracom PC users, along with some tips and tricks to make your computing experience more enjoyable.

  1. How do I adjust the microphone volume?
  2. Why won't ScanDisk and/or Disk Defragmenter complete their tasks, reporting that the disk contents have changed?
  3. How do I upgrade the hard drive on my Duracom PC?
  4. How can I free more system resources?
  5. How do I install a CD-R or CD-RW drive? 
  6. Why am I getting lockups, fatal exception errors and other errors?
  7. Why does my Duracom PC randomly search the A:\ drive?
  8. Why is my modem connection so slow?
  9. How do I remove (delete) a program?
  10. Who do I call for support?
  11. Where is Microsoft Word?
  12. Why is my printer/scanner not getting detected?
  13. Why is there a charge on my phone bill for internet access?
  14. Where is my mouse on my Duracom laptop computer?
  15. How do I connect my modem on my Duracom laptop computer?
  16. Why isn't my CDROM or floppy drive being detected on my Duracom laptop (Compaq models only)
  17. How do I adjust my display settings?
  18. How do I create a boot disk?
  19. What is Disk Defragmenter and how do I use it?
  20. What can I do to keep my Duracom PC clean?
  21. What is ScanDisk and how do I use it?
  22. Is there any help available in Windows that will assist me with using my Duracom PC?


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