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Forum: Chillout Room 20 Sep 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By Cato
And we thought we were on the edge of technology....

And we thought we were on the edge of technology. :D I guess we were getting close, for the times. Things have sure changed.
Forum: Chillout Room 29 Aug 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By Cato
Remember computing in the 80's?

CREATIVE COMPUTING VOL. 11, NO. 8 / AUGUST 1985 / PAGE 36

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The Sider; 10Mb of mass storage for Apple II...
Forum: System Security 28 Aug 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,036
Posted By Cato
As for me, I only use MSE and Malwarebytes...

As for me, I only use MSE and Malwarebytes throughout my entire system and in all the years that I have run them, I've never had an infection. I do have the paid verson of Malwarebytes so it's...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,192
Posted By Cato
If you use Chrome, when you right click on a .jpg...

If you use Chrome, when you right click on a .jpg and select save to a certain location it will automatically rename the file even if you've just saved one with the same name.

As an example: if...
Forum: Chillout Room 02 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By Cato
Think times haven't changed?

Something I ran across somewhere:


CREATIVE COMPUTING VOL. 11, NO. 8 / AUGUST 1985 / PAGE 36

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The Sider;...
Forum: General Discussion 28 May 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 2,873
Posted By Cato
I buy everything from Newegg, but I build my own...

I buy everything from Newegg, but I build my own computers and have never bought an assembled one online. My son buys Dell exclusively and has had nothing but high praises about the machines...
Forum: Chillout Room 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 1,739
Views: 61,739
Posted By Cato
Birthdays are good for you. The more you have,...

Birthdays are good for you. The more you have, the longer you live.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Mar 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,844
Posted By Cato
I don't know for sure if this program will help...

I don't know for sure if this program will help you, but you can download SIW and see if it shows the password.

SIW - Download (http://siw.en.softonic.com/)

I use it from time to time and have...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Mar 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 10,301
Posted By Cato
I used the Intel clips on heatsinks for years and...

I used the Intel clips on heatsinks for years and never trusted them, so I finally broke down and got one with a back plate and screwed it on. Like it a lot better, but it is a pain having to...
Forum: System Security 02 Mar 2012
Replies: 45
Views: 15,031
Posted By Cato
This is not going to help your situation, but...

This is not going to help your situation, but just a FYI.

I run the paid version of Malwarebytes and it blocked a website and quarantined PUP.BundleInstaller.Somoto at the same time. The problem...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Feb 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 6,769
Posted By Cato
I have to chime in on the side of Macrium...

I have to chime in on the side of Macrium Reflect. I used the free version for a year or so and liked it so much I bought it. The paid version allows incremental and/or differential backups which I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Feb 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,246
Posted By Cato
[/QUOTE] I would keep them both if I were...

[/QUOTE]

I would keep them both if I were you. Once a week or so run Malwarebytes (remember to update before running) just to keep everything honest and in order. The two have worked in perfect...
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Aug 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 660
Posted By Cato
Yes. Set up Homegroup on the two Windows 7...

Yes. Set up Homegroup on the two Windows 7 systems and start sharing.
Forum: Chillout Room 09 Jul 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 622
Posted By Cato
Welcome. As they say, the only stupid question...

Welcome. As they say, the only stupid question is the one that goes unasked.
Forum: System Security 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 224
Views: 35,897
Posted By Cato
I have Malwarebytes installed along with...

I have Malwarebytes installed along with Microsoft Security Essentials, as do a lot of others on this forum. I run MSE everyday and Malwarebytes at least once a week.

It's small, non-intrusive,...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 10,498
Posted By Cato
Anytime you are thinking of getting rid of...

Anytime you are thinking of getting rid of something that you are not sure about, rather than delete them, move them to another place such as Desktop, separate drive, etc., and see if things work...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Mar 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,849
Posted By Cato
Is there a way to add it separatly from the URL...

Is there a way to add it separatly from the URL bar as it was in IE8?[/QUOTE]

No way that I've found, but I really haven't spent a lot of time trying. Sorry.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,158
Posted By Cato
I found this on Google. With a mind as shallow...

I found this on Google. With a mind as shallow as mine it didn't answer any questions. Perhaps you can understand it better than I can.

File Extension Do (http://www.fileextensiondo.com/)
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,849
Posted By Cato
Apparently it comes from the IE8 settings. Mine...

Apparently it comes from the IE8 settings. Mine only had Google and Bing and the two items were checked correctly.

I tried a couple of Beta versions of IE9 but didn't ever keep one over a couple...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,849
Posted By Cato
Great. Now it's time for me to get familiar with...

Great. Now it's time for me to get familiar with the rest of it. New things/Old minds. :)
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,849
Posted By Cato
After opening a new tab go to the address bar and...

After opening a new tab go to the address bar and type in a partial word, or full word and the window will open that allows you to "Add." In my case, Google and Bing's icons are already there.
...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Mar 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,863
Posted By Cato
Okay. It needs to have Adobe Reader, or Foxit,...

Okay. It needs to have Adobe Reader, or Foxit, Nitro, or something similar to read PDF files to open it. Foxit is a choice of lots of people, but you can Google all and see which you would prefer.
Forum: General Discussion 07 Mar 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,863
Posted By Cato
Do you have your folder options set to "hide...

Do you have your folder options set to "hide extensions for known file types." If so, untick it where you can see the filetype and check and see what it says for the readme file you're looking for.
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Forum: General Discussion 07 Mar 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,863
Posted By Cato
Double click the readme file you are looking at...

Double click the readme file you are looking at and see if opens in a browser window. It may be an HTML file rather than a TXT.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cato
If those haven't worked for you, you could check...

If those haven't worked for you, you could check this and see if it's what you are looking for:

You may encounter temporary connection-related errors when you use Windows Update or Microsoft...
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