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Forum: Security News 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By lehnerus2000
No problem, I am glad that google is offering...

No problem, I am glad that google is offering this. Even though they are a ad company, there are offering tools which remove ads from a users browsers. Ironic isn't it?
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Maybe it only works...
Forum: Security News 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks for that link, andrew129260. :)

Thanks for that link, andrew129260. :)
Forum: News 1 Day Ago
Replies: 108
Views: 2,664
Posted By lehnerus2000
It seems to me that it has been an effective...

It seems to me that it has been an effective marketing ploy (at the moment).

Calling it W10 instead of W9, has generated a lot of attention/discussion.


Improved Window Snap was on my wish...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 165
Posted By lehnerus2000
If the window has a default button set (e.g....

If the window has a default button set (e.g. "Cancel") pressing Enter will activate that, instead of changing the Checkbox setting (on my PC at least).
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 165
Posted By lehnerus2000
Spacebar

Try pressing the Spacebar once you have tabbed to the Checkbox.

That should toggle the "Tick" in the Checkbox (it does on my PC).

It doesn't work with the Radio Button options though (I'm not...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 566
Posted By lehnerus2000
That is because the file is never moved if you...

That is because the file is never moved if you transfer within the same partition (only the references are changed).

The smaller a partition is the quicker it is to scan (or create a backup image...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By lehnerus2000
Create a RAM Disc (say a couple of GB) and use it...

Create a RAM Disc (say a couple of GB) and use it for your pagefile.
Forum: News 3 Days Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,498
Posted By lehnerus2000
Seems unnecessarily painful. Unless you are...

Seems unnecessarily painful.
Unless you are about to run out of drive letters, you may as well just add another drive.

I can see some benefit to a server having this ability assuming you can "hot...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 322
Posted By lehnerus2000
Nice

Agreed.

Sorry Kari, I'm not allowed to Rep you. :(
Forum: News 5 Days Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,498
Posted By lehnerus2000
How do you image an "aggregate"...

How do you image an "aggregate" partition?
Forum: Security News 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By lehnerus2000
I received a second BASH update last night...

I received a second BASH update last night (Friday).

Additional
I received a third BASH update last night (Saturday).
Forum: News 5 Days Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,498
Posted By lehnerus2000
Careful Planning

Perhaps it would be better to say, "creating partitions requires careful planning." :)

I have multiple Windows partitions spread over three HDDs (C to K) .
On top of that there are 4 other...
Forum: Security News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By lehnerus2000
My Linux Mint 17 received a BASH update sometime...

My Linux Mint 17 received a BASH update sometime overnight.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By lehnerus2000
IZArc was one utility that I looked at but the...

IZArc was one utility that I looked at but the latest version is bundled with Open Candy. Of course I can clean install it but decided to try other alternatives for now. Most reviews of IZArc suggest...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 215
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'm not sure what you are asking. Surely column...

I'm not sure what you are asking.
Surely column width only applies in Details mode.

You can:


Set all of the columns and their widths in Details mode
Change to View to something else (e.g....
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,498
Posted By lehnerus2000
Backups, Backups, Backups ...

If you can't use more than a few hundred GB, you aren't creating enough backups. :D

Ignoring my Music (120 GB) and Video (1.5 TB) partitions, my standard monthly backups are ~120 GB in size...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By lehnerus2000
I have 7-Zip 9.22 (64 bit) installed and I...

I have 7-Zip 9.22 (64 bit) installed and I haven't noticed any issues, although I normally use IZArc.
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By lehnerus2000
Visual Studio 2013

I was able to get "Visual Studio 2013" through my TAFE and DreamSpark (a couple of weeks ago). :)

It was strange that they had W7 available to download, but not any of the W8 series.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By lehnerus2000
Show Desktop

I think I know what is happening.

This happens happens when you move the mouse pointer to the button in the bottom right corner of the desktop.334047If you hover over the button, the open windows...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 669
Posted By lehnerus2000
Sure. :) The performance of my PC isn't too...

Sure. :)

The performance of my PC isn't too bad.

According to WEI, "Desktop performance for Windows Aero" is my bottleneck (rating = 4.5).
I find it intriguing that the "3D business and gaming...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 669
Posted By lehnerus2000
I get to spend ~$100/year on new parts for my PC....

I get to spend ~$100/year on new parts for my PC. :(

I can't justify spending $100 on an SSD, when I can get ~10x more capacity on a HDD.
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 669
Posted By lehnerus2000
The stats look spectacular. :shock: I wonder...

The stats look spectacular. :shock:

I wonder how long it will take for these to become affordable.
They will probably never become affordable for me. :(
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 1,490
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'm also eager to see if MS has learnt any...

I'm also eager to see if MS has learnt any lessons from the "W8 Series" debacle.

I hope they have (even though I like W7 and use it for ~95% of my computer activities). :)
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By lehnerus2000
VLC Transcoding

VLC (desktop program) can transcode videos into a different format and/or size.

See if you can follow my instruction document.333549I created it to remind me how to hardsub videos.
If you need to...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 1,178
Posted By lehnerus2000
Maybe the drives are welded.

Maybe the drives are welded.
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