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Forum: General Discussion 24 Feb 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 646
Posted By Howdr
If I could run Windows programs on Linux I would...

If I could run Windows programs on Linux I would use it, its the only reason I stick with MS OS is because of program choice
Forum: General Discussion 24 Feb 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 646
Posted By Howdr
Windows 8 then back to Windows 7 and why

I was a beta tester for almost 18 months of windows 7, it was pure joy. From the beginning of Windows 8 I felt that Microsoft was going in the wrong direction for PC's and in a bad way. Nether the...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2012
Replies: 94
Views: 4,414
Posted By Howdr
Sounds like you want Linux Don't put OSX on it...

Sounds like you want Linux
Don't put OSX on it takes all Control :devil:
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 94
Views: 4,414
Posted By Howdr
Because the OS references it, without it, it...

Because the OS references it, without it, it will Crash, if you love BSOD happening then try it after you have backed it up. I bet it will happen if not right away in time:huh:
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 94
Views: 4,414
Posted By Howdr
I have no idea how to answer this............

I have no idea how to answer this......... FireFox is 32 bit, some games are 32 bit, many programs like VLC are 32 bit............... If you want to use the widest range of programs you need 32 bit...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
Off the bat, you have your choice between two...

Off the bat, you have your choice between two UIs. That alone is more than the one we've always had. The Metro screen can be made to look anyway you want, and the apps/widgets/gadgets can be...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
It's actually kind of funny I went into best buy...

It's actually kind of funny I went into best buy to get a xbox controller and sat there for about 20 minutes watching everyone that stepped up to the new win 8 machines trying to touch the screen, to...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
so no matter in my personal experience having...

so no matter in my personal experience having laptops since 1995 I have had 5 viruses all due to email or Downloads that a password would of stopped this? Really? Its not needed you cannot prove it...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
People who are the only user of a laptop, like...

People who are the only user of a laptop, like me, do not need to password protect it, so its Valid that I think its a pain and so do others I have set up the computer for them.

Defender does not...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
Yeah get it through Technet, thats how I have it...

Yeah get it through Technet, thats how I have it for "Free"
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
Because of Microsoft Marketing Windows 8 is now...

Because of Microsoft Marketing Windows 8 is now on the 250 dollar Laptops non touch screen.

SO a new UI heavy into touch for a Tablet or Laptop with a touch screen is now the experience on a...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 12,130
Posted By Howdr
Yeah its UGLY!!! been using windows 8 for 2 weeks...

Yeah its UGLY!!! been using windows 8 for 2 weeks and this is what I did:

I added Classic shell to bring back what Microsoft (and people on the a Windows 8 fan site called ) useless and outdated....
Forum: News 24 Nov 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 6,064
Posted By Howdr
LOL Apple shoots themselves in the foot yet...

LOL Apple shoots themselves in the foot yet again. All Hail Steve Jobs, Lord and Master!
Forum: Gaming 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 19,162
Posted By Howdr
Any one playing Freelancer?

I'm still playing modded free lancer.

But cannot find a good way to get it to play with 7 so I dual boot now, XP (left it fat 32) anyone else know of a way on 7?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,259
Posted By Howdr
So are the memory sticks the same or different?...

So are the memory sticks the same or different? Sometimes even the manufactures put in sticks different in speed and make.

But other times the memory is just failing, I too had problems a few...
Forum: Graphic Cards 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 20
Views: 11,311
Posted By Howdr
So the 1gb ram solved it for you? WOW? strange.

So the 1gb ram solved it for you? WOW?
strange.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 5,542
Posted By Howdr
Yep installed it and it told me it was Genuine ...

Yep installed it and it told me it was Genuine

:geek:
Forum: Graphic Cards 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 20
Views: 11,311
Posted By Howdr
the new drivers for win 7 make it worse I...

the new drivers for win 7 make it worse

I went back to Vista 64 drivers and then tweaked the blur off to pure transparency and its now behaving.
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 98
Views: 6,988
Posted By Howdr
Your right it just ticks me off to see stealing....

Your right it just ticks me off to see stealing.

this site should make an effort to stop posts about stealing software by cracks and loaders, anything that is not a legal way to activate the...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 98
Views: 6,988
Posted By Howdr
Downloading is not legal in most of the world????...

Downloading is not legal in most of the world???? Where have you been? The Pirate Bay is where? In the Netherlands I think? Its not in the USA but the world courts ruled against the Pirate...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 98
Views: 6,988
Posted By Howdr
It was the French Monarchy that loaned the money,...

It was the French Monarchy that loaned the money, not the French people.

Holland loaned the US money too BTW

The Spanish did not colonize the 13 colonies ever,
Spain did colonize under a...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 23
Views: 12,434
Posted By Howdr
I would like to point out until this year...

I would like to point out until this year Notebooks had a limit of 3 GB ram
and 4 GB ram from just a year ago, also many now have a Cap of 8 GB few go higher, this need for more and more RAM is...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 98
Views: 6,988
Posted By Howdr
Bootloaders are stealing, you are kidding...

Bootloaders are stealing, you are kidding yourself to think its not, the latest case law proves that even downloading copies of copyright material is enough to be sued over. KAZAA anyone?
Forum: General Discussion 20 May 2009
Replies: 61
Views: 13,466
Posted By Howdr
everyone so excited about 7127 telling me how...

everyone so excited about 7127 telling me how much better and all

I installed it on my dell D420 and it froze once today after no problems with 7100

OK wheres 7133?
Forum: General Discussion 19 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 11,259
Posted By Howdr
Its still open to debate but the differences I...

Its still open to debate but the differences I think between 7100 and any RTM build leaked is drivers
drivers are always a problem
I do at times experiment with old and new drivers to see if it...
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