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System Internals has updated software by John Doe
Just in case anybody needed/wanted to know.
August 7th 13 08:18 PM
by John Doe Go to last post
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Speech recognition, Naturally Speaking vs Windows Speech Recognition by John Doe
Looks like the Dragon NaturallySpeaking text-to-speech utility does not read webpage material unless it is in a text box. That's pretty much useless, so I'll need a separate TTS program. But having real speech recognition again certainly will be a relief, after many months in the Windows...
August 7th 13 07:22 PM
by John Doe Go to last post
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IBM T22 CMOS Battery Connector by [email protected]
I was given an IBM T22 laptop about 4-1/2 years ago and it has been gathering dust ever since. I took it out and powered on, but there is a password set and so I decided to open it up and disconnect the main and back-up batteries following the instructions on page 60, 61, and 62 of the ThinkPad...
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August 7th 13 06:48 PM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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Israel is known as Hi-Tech nation??? by [email protected]
Somehow some strange weird thing Israel is known as the hi-tech hub in the world. Israel only has 7 millions people. How can these 7 millions can create the world leading hi-tech nation? Something is not right in this pic. I see clearly what this is all about. First US pro-Zionist policy. Thanks...
August 7th 13 04:19 AM
by John Doe Go to last post
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CHKDSK only works on one partition of data drive by [email protected]
Hi, I have XP running on a WD 40G drive, and a 250GB Maxtor drive in two partitions as the data drive It has worked fine for a long time, although I don't use it much. Lately I noticed the cursor would hang on the hourglass if I clicked on partition F. This would eventually lead
August 6th 13 07:44 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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youview by Desmond[_3_]
Hi I am a talktalk customer and I have been told that they can give me a youview box (£299 according to them for free), They are charging me £5 a month extra for this on an 18 month contract. The figures don't seem to add up here but .. Do I need to use there box or could I buy one. It would work...
August 6th 13 01:28 PM
by Desmond[_3_] Go to last post
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Fluffy fans probably more quiet. by Skybuck Flying[_7_]
Hello, A few days ago I cleaned the air hole above my furnace. This hole sucks stinky kitchen air out of the kitchen and blows it up into the sky through tubes. I noticed how this hole started to hum after it was cleaned. Apperently the fluffyness that was on it, either reduced the airflow, or...
August 6th 13 08:49 AM
by Robert Baer[_2_] Go to last post
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Snowden didn't tell us this one ... by geoff
Spy agencies ban Lenovo PCs on security concerns http://www.afr.com/p/technology/spy_agencies_ban_lenovo_pcs_on_security_HVgcKTHp4bIA4ulCPqC7SL 'A technology expert ... said the globalisation of the semi-conductor market has "made it ... inevitable that chips ... contain hidden ‘Trojan’...
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August 5th 13 08:35 AM
by Paul Go to last post
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Wireless router simply connects to DSL modem? by John Doe
Wireless router simply connects to DSL modem? Maybe this will be obvious when window shopping, but... My neighbor has a DSL modem and wants to share the connection with other people. Can we just stick a wireless router in front of the DSL modem? Or will the addition of a wireless router require...
August 5th 13 08:03 AM
by Paul Go to last post
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confused about Memory by Motor T
I'm trying to upgrade the amount of memory in a friends laptop. The one stick she has says: Hynix 512mb 2rx16 pc2-4200-444-12. Then: HYMP 564s64bp6 c4 ab. I see quite a few sticks for sale on ebay but they mention things like sodimm/ddr2/non-ecc etc. I'm confused about all this nomenclature...
August 4th 13 10:34 PM
by Loren Pechtel[_2_] Go to last post
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How to restore volume after deletion and conversion to basic volume by emekadavid
I have a dynamic volume which I have already backed up though a workgroup shared computer. I want to convert the volume in the drive to a basic volume so I can dual boot. At the computer management screen, I was told that deleting the volume could cause risk of losing the data on it. I have only...
August 3rd 13 02:55 PM
by emekadavid Go to last post
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Monitor with built in camera by Metspitzer
I saw this: From CNN: http://tinyurl.com/nd9z3u8 There was a flaw in some Samsung TVs that allowed hackers to turn on the tv's camera remotely. The hackers could watch some fat chick on the couch eat Bon Bons while she was watching All Star Wrestling (or whatever). So I looked up...
August 3rd 13 04:47 AM
by John Doe Go to last post
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Motherboard killing my Hard Drives by [email protected]
Over the last several days I lost the ability to boot from three hard drives. When one went down I plugged in another only to have it follow suit. The following is the screen I get when I power on the...
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August 2nd 13 07:38 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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Got my XFX One PCI-E vidcard by Flasherly[_2_]
Under $15US shipped w/ no rebates or catches. Does simultaneous displays - a couple large LEDs be nice, if that weren't so guady. I really haven't room for that sort of setup. Three different resolutions according to 3 display-type outputs available, too. Wish I could find a core driver...
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August 1st 13 06:24 PM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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[FW] 'Jetman' Rossy takes to the air in the United States by Mr. Man-wai Chang
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23500679 A Swiss adventurer, known as 'Jetman', has made his first public flight in the United States. Yves Rossy wore a custom-built jet suit which has four engines and is controlled with a throttle. He described his flying as "total freedom" and will...
August 1st 13 01:34 PM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
1 126
How to avoid messing with rebates... by John Doe
Buy from Ebay. (I'm not pushing Ebay here, this is just amusing to me.) Looking to buy Dragon Naturally Speaking 12 because I'm getting tired of messing with Microsoft's speech recognition. It's a POS, like almost every Microsoft utility. Anyways... Naturallyspeaking is on Ebay for a...
July 31st 13 11:04 AM
by John Doe Go to last post
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Fastest died out Keyboard by [email protected]
Bought USB keyboard from Walmart. it died after 40 days. The first time the keyboard did not work. And the first USB keyboard I use. Cheap China made.
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July 31st 13 08:37 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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Getting used to a freewheeling mouse by John Doe
Since windows 8 is retarded, my mouse free wheels all the time (I haven't installed the mouse software). But I'm getting used to it. Now, when I jump back into windows XP and the mouse wheel starts clicking, it feels too stiff. After getting used to it, I like there being no indentations on the...
July 30th 13 09:02 PM
by generic name[_2_] Go to last post
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Help my PC is dying of heat exhaustion by Desmond[_3_]
It is so hot here this summer that my computer crashes when it gets hot. I was looking into water cooled pc cases. Is it safe to buy a kit. Also the prices vary from £199 to £1,400. http://www.watercoolinguk.co.uk/p/WCUK-CM-690-II-Lite-USB2-240-Watercooled-Case-Black--Blue_35292.html I am not...
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July 30th 13 03:40 AM
by Skybuck Flying[_7_] Go to last post
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How can I tell a laptopd DVD drive connection type? by DJW
How can I tell what a laptops DVD is as far as IDE (ATA) or SATA? I removed a working DS-8AZH from a HP laptop. I want to know I am buying the correct USB external case to put it in. Is there a site with photos or specs for this drive on the web somewhere?
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July 26th 13 01:31 AM
by Loren Pechtel[_2_] Go to last post
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