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Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2009
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Posted By sagebrushfire
99% of all complaints about not being able to...

99% of all complaints about not being able to find stuff can be solved by following that advice. We should have a "No complaining about your inability to search" rule.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Oct 2009
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Posted By sagebrushfire
I've never seen a lisp manifest in writing before...

I've never seen a lisp manifest in writing before . . .

I haven't noticed a big difference in RC/Ultimate. My hardware isn't that great though so there isn't much I can test on.




That's...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Oct 2009
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Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
I never use the start menu for programs unless...

I never use the start menu for programs unless it's a rare, weird program that I hardly use. Otherwise I put everything on the desktop. Usually I use a floating toolbar but since that's gone (WHY?...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,939
Views: 317,139
Posted By sagebrushfire
No programs can actually be running during that...

No programs can actually be running during that time. The OS Hasn't even started up yet.

I'm assuming that it just records the time and compares it to the new time at start up, meaning that if...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Oct 2009
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Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
I'm sorry but I don't get it. I've used Windows...

I'm sorry but I don't get it. I've used Windows XP since 2003 and switching to windows 7 was not a big deal at all.

Why would you rely so heavily on a system being a specific way? If you can't be...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Oct 2009
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Views: 317,139
Posted By sagebrushfire
21 seconds? Now, does it it ake 21 seconds to SEE...

21 seconds? Now, does it it ake 21 seconds to SEE your desktop or is your pc actually FULLY FUNCTIONAL in 21 seconds?

Because I can physically see my desktop in under a minute but I still have to...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
Sonixmon...

Sonixmon (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=32534), for #1: You'd be surprised what you can find if you just type it into the search bar of the start menu. Disk Management, Run, CMD,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 24 Oct 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,325
Posted By sagebrushfire
Ahhh thanks! That was it.

Ahhh thanks! That was it.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 24 Oct 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,325
Posted By sagebrushfire
Weird Firefox issue: New Windows for No Reason

I can't figure out if this is Windows 7 or Firefox 3.5

I don't notice it happening on my XP installation but it could just be coincidence.

Sometimes I'll be moving my mouse around kind of fast...
Forum: Customization 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 38
Views: 5,301
Posted By sagebrushfire
^Let's just hope they don't do anything crazy to...

^Let's just hope they don't do anything crazy to alienate that 1.6% who don't have it on the bottom.
They say around 400 Million people use Windows. Let's be conservative and say that only...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,939
Views: 317,139
Posted By sagebrushfire
Actually I got my computer from my school and...

Actually I got my computer from my school and they had some weird setup that took you to this black screen looking for a network. Before I reset the BIOS by taking out the battery it used to take 1-2...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 11,150
Posted By sagebrushfire
It's probably the restore point like they're...

It's probably the restore point like they're saying. Even if you don't solve your problem; losing 4GB of space is better than not being able to save a large file because there isn't enough contiguous...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
Thank you! :D I am one of those people who...

Thank you! :D

I am one of those people who want NONE of those stupid apps. Do you know how annoying it is to click on a mailto link accidentally and have to wait for outlook express to start up...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
Hmm I actually hardly noticed that. I HATE all of...

Hmm I actually hardly noticed that. I HATE all of those programs and I never use them, ever.

I just use web-email because there's really no point in using a mail client.

I professional tools...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,939
Views: 317,139
Posted By sagebrushfire
Was the time in BIOS quicker at some point in the...

Was the time in BIOS quicker at some point in the past? If if was, sometimes clearing the NVRAM will bring it back to normal
Tom.[/QUOTE]


Actually I got my computer from my school and they had...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,939
Views: 317,139
Posted By sagebrushfire
Man, I'm not even going to post mine. ...

Man, I'm not even going to post mine.

Windows itself starts up extremely fast. Unfortunately my Bios hangs on the HP screen for at least 20 seconds sometimes. I wonder if I can change that.
...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
Hmmm The only BSOD I've EVER seen in 13...

Hmmm

The only BSOD I've EVER seen in 13 years of using windows (95, 98, 2000, XP, Vista & 7) was because of a mouse driver that was not compatible with SP2 for XP. When the mouse was plugged in...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,230
Posted By sagebrushfire
^Powering off completely fixed it.

^Powering off completely fixed it.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
One more issue: The Pen Tablet thing. ...

One more issue:

The Pen Tablet thing.

I use a Wacom Tablet for Photoshop work and Windows 7 is NOT set up to facilitate that at all. They could have made the Tablet PC Components optional...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,918
Views: 271,751
Posted By sagebrushfire
Mine is 4292. MB/s I think that's pretty...

Mine is 4292. MB/s

I think that's pretty good for my Ancient DDR RAM, ECC at that. I have 4 512 dimms; maybe it's a little better than 2 1GB dimms.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
hideous? huge? ridiculous? it doesn't look so...

hideous? huge? ridiculous? it doesn't look so bad at 1920x1080...surely it would look smaller with larger higher-res monitors?

but then again, i am getting on a bit, my eyesight isn't what it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,230
Posted By sagebrushfire
^Well at the moment I don't have either to test....

^Well at the moment I don't have either to test. I left my older keyboard at my old apartment (It's attached to my older computer loll).

I'm going power off my computer again and see if it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,230
Posted By sagebrushfire
Keyboard lights are frozen

I've only noticed this on Windows 7, I have NO idea what's going on.

I know sometimes when your computer is badly frozen that the keyboard won't respond and the lights won't even respond when you...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Oct 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 180,607
Posted By sagebrushfire
What menu are you talking about exactly? I...

What menu are you talking about exactly?

I have a crappy, small monitor and I haven't seen anything that takes up a ridiculous amount of space.
Forum: Customization 16 Oct 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,855
Posted By sagebrushfire
^I interpreted it as referring to the Y...

^I interpreted it as referring to the Y coordinate, not the Z.

Well actually a mixture of both. It seemed like he wanted his programs to be on a higher Z plane than the task bar instead of on the...
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