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OT - Remote control of car by pjp[_10_]
I can't help but notice the new car ad stating it's possible to start and stop your engine using your smart phone from anywhere. Now who in their right mind...
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May 18th 18 07:21 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Can I use a remote printer driver locally? by mike[_10_]
I have a Citizen 120D dot-matrix printer dedicated as a label printer. I use windows XP with Word 2000 and the Avery template. Works fine. I'd like to...
May 18th 18 11:28 AM
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OT; old CDs and DVDs by Ed Cryer
I've been sorting out a box of old discs from twenty years ago, Windows 95 days. There were about a hundred in two CD wallets, stored in a back bedroom,...
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May 18th 18 06:01 AM
by Diesel Go to last post
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Defragger and SSD defrag ? by NoonName
1) what is the best defragger that will handle Win XP with HDD ? 2) does a laptop with a SSD ever need defragging ? When ?
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May 16th 18 11:51 PM
by Diesel Go to last post
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[BBC] IBM workers banned from using USB sticks by Mr. Man-wai Chang
IBM workers banned from using USB sticks Full story: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44069488 Staff at IBM have been banned from using removable memory...
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May 15th 18 09:43 PM
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Can you "hide" an flash drive's drive letter? by T
Hi All, I can not do this myself as I am running virtual machine and it mounts USB drive in an unusual manner. Can you "hide" (remove) a flash drive's drive...
May 14th 18 02:28 AM
by Diesel Go to last post
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Seagate abandon remote access to their 'Central' NAS by Roger Mills[_2_]
I have had a Seagate Central NAS system for several years - and use it for backing up some of the PCs on my network and also for occasional remote access to...
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May 13th 18 09:35 PM
by Steve Walker[_2_] Go to last post
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difference between touch pad settings by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_]
In the standard settings for a Synaptics TouchPad (which seems to be the universal one), there are two settings: under PalmCheck: "If the TouchPad exhibits...
May 11th 18 03:14 AM
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A good computer program by Ed Cryer
My paradigm for years has been Macrium Reflect. Its GUI is highly intuitive, it does what it says it will, it's avoided bloat-growth to a large extent (?...
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May 10th 18 08:36 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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how the blinking heck do I have Search just look a _FILEWW_ names? by pyotr filipivich
I can't find a file I need, and when I search for "job", windows includes every freaking file in ever freaking DIRECTORY which has those three letters in...
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May 10th 18 06:00 PM
by pyotr filipivich Go to last post
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.bat on taskbar? by T
Hi All, Windows 7 Pro, SP1, 32 bit I created a Perl6 program for a customer. I created a shortcut to it on the desktop. But Windows won't allow me to to...
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May 8th 18 01:49 PM
by chicagofan Go to last post
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What can you do on Windows 10 that you can't do on Windows XP or Windows 7? by Gene Wirchenko[_2_]
On Wed, 2 May 2018 13:40:29 -0400, "Mayayana" wrote: Is my view fear of the future? I don't think so. I see technophilia and...
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May 8th 18 12:51 AM
by Eric Stevens Go to last post
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SD card reader within PC (fed by USB) sometimes fails to recognise that a card has been inserted by NY
My Windows 7 PC has a front panel with various card readers (SD, CF, etc) in a module that is connected to a USB header on the motherboard. Usually the SD...
May 7th 18 04:33 AM
by Gene Malvern[_2_] Go to last post
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slow boot : Please Wait for the User Profile Service by Mike S[_4_]
About once a week for the past 3 weeks my w7 x64 ult boots really slow, taking over a minute for the desktop to appear. I see, "Please wait for the User...
May 6th 18 10:36 PM
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What can you do on Windows 10 that you can't do on Windows XP orWindows 7? by Andy Burns[_6_]
Frank Slootweg wrote: You*are* Mr. EMAK aka 'Ragnusen Ultred', aren't you!? I thought that much was obvious straight away, new nym starts thread to...
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May 6th 18 12:59 PM
by Frank Slootweg Go to last post
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Renaming changed format? by masonc
Can renaming a file change its format? Changing file names in Win7pro caused my mp3 player to reject them as "format not correct" Files transfer normally...
May 6th 18 08:43 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Windows 7 Pro Refurb PC Citizenship? by mike[_10_]
I want to dump the PC that has the eSATA boot issues. It's a pretty nice machine for general use. Win10 seems to have drivers. It has a Windows XP Pro COA...
May 6th 18 07:14 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Win7 won't boot from eSATA dock by mike[_10_]
I bought an Dell Optiplex 755 SFF. It has a dedicated eSATA port. Hard drive I want to use is a WD 1600HLFS VelociRaptor. I plugged in my Rosewill...
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May 5th 18 06:59 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Any backup programs that do not store in proprietary formats? by T
Hi All, I am looking for a backup program (paid or free) that will store its archives in a non-proprietary format. I other words, it can store its archives...
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May 5th 18 03:38 AM
by T Go to last post
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Startup animation? by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_]
In the "Win7 won't boot from seat dock" thread, Paul said (Windows 7 has the canned "juggler balls" animation, while Win8/Win10 are the "ferris wheel...
May 4th 18 05:17 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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