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Forum: Virtualization 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,948
Posted By betawind
Is the virtual machine windowed or full screen? ...

Is the virtual machine windowed or full screen? I played w/ Virtual PC and XP and didn't see anything like you said.
Forum: Software 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 5,934
Posted By betawind
I have to agree that WinRAR is the best. I've...

I have to agree that WinRAR is the best. I've had some multipart rars that will appear to be extracting w/ 7zip and then at the very end fail with a non-descriptive error. 7zip will consistantly...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 82,679
Posted By betawind
let's keep our fingers crossed...saldy though as...

let's keep our fingers crossed...saldy though as close to RTM as we are it's hard to say if enough people have reported this as an issue to make it something worth fixing.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 4,805
Posted By betawind
Hehehe, just use the FTP instructions to get...

Hehehe, just use the FTP instructions to get firefox...look them up once you get the RTM installed...oh wait.... :roflmao:
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 4,805
Posted By betawind
Oh I know! I was just making a joke on the...

Oh I know! I was just making a joke on the ""Poor sad lot, can't even get an internet browser" then laughing at us" comment :)

I agree with you completely Orbital, it's a gigantic pain in the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 4,805
Posted By betawind
Fine fine, I'll put a copy of IE on the CD too :P...

Fine fine, I'll put a copy of IE on the CD too :P ... It'll delay the release by a week or so but I'll make sure you're taken care of!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 82,679
Posted By betawind
Wow, what a pain to go through! Are we going to...

Wow, what a pain to go through! Are we going to have a repeat of Vista with hardware compatibility nightmares?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 4,805
Posted By betawind
Don't worry Orbital, I'm starting a foundation...

Don't worry Orbital, I'm starting a foundation today aimed at putting a copy of firefox in every European's hands by the end of September!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Jul 2009
Replies: 56
Views: 4,805
Posted By betawind
I honestly have to wonder why anyone would think...

I honestly have to wonder why anyone would think that Microsoft should include any browser but IE with Windows 7. Why should they pre-package their product with the products of competitors? IE...
Forum: News 02 Jul 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,541
Posted By betawind
Ah ha, didn't think I needed to sign in...ah...

Ah ha, didn't think I needed to sign in...ah well...thanks for pointing it out and I'll check it out when I get home :)
Forum: News 02 Jul 2009
Replies: 52
Views: 5,262
Posted By betawind
Quick question...are you trying to drag the TEXT...

Quick question...are you trying to drag the TEXT or the little icon to the left of the text? If you drag the text it fails but the little icon works like a charm :) (see screenshot)
Forum: News 02 Jul 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,541
Posted By betawind
And it looks like it's gone again.

And it looks like it's gone again.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Jul 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 5,171
Posted By betawind
From what I've seen it will show even if you have...

From what I've seen it will show even if you have no notifications that need to be addressed. Hovering over it will tell you that there are no notifications needing to be addressed (I forget the...
Forum: Software 30 Jun 2009
Replies: 1,952
Views: 1,824,976
Posted By betawind
Any reason the latest version of DAEMON Tools...

Any reason the latest version of DAEMON Tools Lite (v4.30.4) is not on the list? I've seen it mentioned a few times that it works great but don't see it on the list.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,856
Posted By betawind
Check out Ditto (Ditto clipboard manager...

Check out Ditto (Ditto clipboard manager (http://ditto-cp.sourceforge.net/)). The functionality isn't built into the OS as best as I can tell but I use this at work and it is truly a lifesaver at...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2009
Replies: 33
Views: 132,262
Posted By betawind
Hello Brink, thanks for the reply. I don't know...

Hello Brink, thanks for the reply. I don't know if I can see entering a password when resuming after hibernating being too tedious, but that's just me. Depending on how your hibernation settings...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2009
Replies: 33
Views: 132,262
Posted By betawind
Not to try and start a flamewar or anything of...

Not to try and start a flamewar or anything of that nature, but I have to disagree with the statement "Seems a needless extra step to have to log on every time your computer resumes from standby,...
Forum: Virtualization 02 May 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 3,515
Posted By betawind
Hey all, I just grabbed the Virtual XP off...

Hey all,

I just grabbed the Virtual XP off of MSDN and wanted to relay my observations.

It's pretty standard as far as VMs are concerned so if you're familiar with it you won't see much...
Forum: Virtualization 01 May 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 3,515
Posted By betawind
Yes, that's true. He said a HOSTED OS, not a...

Yes, that's true. He said a HOSTED OS, not a HOST OS. HOSTED = Guest :)



What you you mean by a virtualized VM? Are you talking about a VMWare ESX Server? Do you know that the XP mode won't...
Forum: Virtualization 01 May 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 3,515
Posted By betawind
If you look at the screenshot on the below page,...

If you look at the screenshot on the below page, it appears to be just like a Virtual PC (MS Virtual PC, VirtualBox, VMWare, etc) so I'm guessing it will need AV/Spyware protection just like any...
Forum: Virtualization 01 May 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 3,515
Posted By betawind
If XP Mode works like traditional virtualized...

If XP Mode works like traditional virtualized hardware (Win7 being the host and WinXP being the guest with it's own virtual hard drive) then you most definitely want AV software on it. It would...
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Apr 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,481
Posted By betawind
You need to leave the SATA controller on,...

You need to leave the SATA controller on, especially if you are using SATA drives :)

Any clue what SATA controller you have though? The ASUS specs don't show? If you can find that you can check...
Forum: Customization 28 Apr 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,721
Posted By betawind
Is it vital that dremescene play the video, or...

Is it vital that dremescene play the video, or that it play the h264 in an mkv container?

If you are just concerned about the video itself, convert it with super to something more compatible and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Apr 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,481
Posted By betawind
I used to see this type of issue supporting older...

I used to see this type of issue supporting older Dell machines. The OS CDs that were being used for Windows XP installs didn't have the appropriate drivers necessary to identify the IDE/SATA...
Forum: Software 27 Apr 2009
Replies: 35
Views: 48,195
Posted By betawind
The plugin for Pidgin is pretty up to par. ...

The plugin for Pidgin is pretty up to par. Obviously there is little or no scripting support which is truly where mIRC shines. I'm ashamed to admit that I use wine to run mIRC on Linux because it's...
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