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New Meltdown and Spectre attacks by Yrrah[_4_]
F*cking hell! Will this ever stop? "A team of nine academics has revealed today seven new CPU attacks. The seven impact AMD, ARM, and Intel CPUs to various degrees. Two of the seven new attacks are variations of the Meltdown attack, while the other five are variations on the original Spectre attack...
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Can Someone Tell Me What Is Going On? by [email protected]
I discovered something last night that has me stumped. I have two TVs in the house - both have been using a so-called Verizon set-top box to get TV programming via a wireless Verizon router The TVs are hardwired to the router via house coax, as is the router. My two PCs are cat5-connected to the...
November 10th 18 03:04 AM
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Security flaws in widely used SSDs by Yrrah[_4_]
"Researchers at Radboud University in the Netherlands have discovered that widely used data storage devices with self-encrypting drives do not provide the expected level of data protection. A malicious expert with direct physical access to widely sold storage devices can bypass existing protection...
November 7th 18 09:35 AM
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Q about KVM by [email protected]
I am looking at KVMs on EBAY - will choose DVI this time. I notice the pics show only one USB to support mouse and keyboard. How do they get away with that? My mouse and keyboard each has its own USB connector. and right now needed two ports on my defunct IOGEAR VGA KVM is why I ask. Thanks Al
November 5th 18 10:22 PM
by John McGaw Go to last post
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Need IOGEAR KVM Manual by [email protected]
I need a manual or guide for this IOGEAR Sympathy KVM model GCS1774 I have. It is not working right, and I need to find what I am doing wrong. Anyone help me? Thanx Alan
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November 1st 18 12:11 AM
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Connection Monitor to PC ??? by [email protected]
I discovered something that surprised me - maybe someone can tell me why? I connected my monitor to two PCs, one DVI, the other VGA. I planned to used my two PCs together, but never at same time. Guess what? My PC connected with VGA worked alone. buy stopped working once I connected the DVI...
October 18th 18 02:30 PM
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Bluetooth Earbuds by tb
I am technologically challenged, so... Does anyone know if wireless earbuds such as this one: https://www.pcmag.com/review/359434/rha-ma650-wireless can be used on a tablet (equipped with Bluetooth) to _place_ video chat calls with Skype over the Internet? All wireless earbuds advertize their...
October 12th 18 09:45 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Bluetooth Receiver/Transmitter by tb
I'm technologically challenged, so... I have a Bluetooth headset but my PC does not have Bluetooth capability. So I would like to purchase some sort of Bluetooth receiver/transmitter that plugs into the PC analog ports and that pairs up with the headset. What I don't understand is whether such...
October 1st 18 02:29 PM
by philo Go to last post
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Finding battery for a SONY VAIO laptop model PCG-71312L or VPCEB11FD by s
The battery model is VGP-BPS22. The laptop was bought in March 2010 so I did not find any batteries on Sony website. The laptop cannot run without being connected to a power cord. The battery in it no longer works. I tried the suggestions at...
September 30th 18 05:38 AM
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Lenove T500 beep code 1-3-3-1 by [email protected]
Hello ; I've received the 1-3-3-1 beep code on boot-up failure. DIMM / main board After several on-off tries - it did boot up OK. I searched and downloaded the Hardware Maintenance Manual. I have very limited experience with laptop repairs ; more comfortable with old tower...
September 21st 18 11:27 PM
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AT&T Broadband ? by philo
My service went out and AT&T ran a diagnostic and said my router went out and they would send a new one. While waiting I decided to try my router at a neighbor's house who also has AT&T broadband and it worked OK there so I called them back and they will eventually send a tech out to repair the...
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August 31st 18 12:19 PM
by philo Go to last post
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SD card problems by Mike S
I bought a SanDisk Ultra 64GB microSDXC card for my Moto X4 phone so I could have music on it. I have a SIIG USB 2.0 Multi Card Reader/Writer that is several years old. The specs include: "Compliant with Universal Serial Bus 2.0 Specification, Support up to 64GB memory card capacity, Reads a...
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August 26th 18 04:40 AM
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128GB Flash Drives Any Good? by [email protected]
I just noticed am abundance of large capacity (128GB) flash drives on the market quite cheap. I guess I just missed them. I had trouble in the past with the smaller ones, so I wonder if these larger ones are worth a trial? Anyone? Thanks J
August 25th 18 04:31 AM
by ~misfit~[_16_] Go to last post
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Help .... motherboard problem by Stefano[_6_]
Hello... I need help. I have a computer assembled about 5 years ago. When I turn it on I start all the fans, two seconds and stop, start and stop, leave and stop .... endlessly. The power button turns on and off, like the fans. obviously the computer does not start. The motherboard's light is...
August 17th 18 07:33 AM
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Recommend B/W laser? by [email protected]
Mine broke. Need a new one. Need auto-duplex (two-sided) printing. Need to plrint 2 pages on one side (booklet). Thanks Johnny
July 24th 18 12:06 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Need MOBO wiring intructions by [email protected]
Need wiring instructions to connect up a motherboard to a desktop PC. I was hoping to find same for a generic board. I can't find same for mine. I am doing something wrong. Thank you Sammy
July 15th 18 02:08 PM
by philo Go to last post
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SOCHOX 8GB DDR2 PC2-6400 800Mhz DIMM AMD by Norm X[_2_]
Happy New Year, My old Intel MOBO has accepted many upgrades but is stuck at 4GB RAM. Even though prohibited, Win10 works reliably on one stick SOCHOX 4GB 667MHz DDR2 AMD, the past couple of years. However, when two such modules are plugged in, Win10 boots until it panics and flashes a QR code...
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July 13th 18 12:00 AM
by ~misfit~[_16_] Go to last post
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Need VGA video card for T3104 eMachine by [email protected]
The onboard video in my eMachines T3104 is out. The MOBO has a free PCI slot. I would like to try a VGA video card in it if I could find a cheap one. Anyone know what I need and where? Thanks JW
July 4th 18 03:57 AM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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looking for MOBO vendor compatible with Coreboot by ipwn
hello, im looking for a good Motherboard vendor compatible with BIOS replacement to Coreboot via software using for example flashrom.. which Motherboard vendors have best performance with an affordable price? there is any Linux-Friendly MOBO? Thank you
June 13th 18 09:24 PM
by John McGaw Go to last post
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WD My Passport problem by Newsworthy
Can anyone tell me what is going on here and maybe suggest a cure. Long explanation follows! I have for the last 6 months used a 500GB WD My Passport drive with all my music on it 212GB, 3,479Folders, 41,546Files in my car with no problems, I recently took it out to add new music, but when I put...
June 3rd 18 05:42 PM
by Newsworthy Go to last post
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