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Forum: Chillout Room 6 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By Diosoth
possible phishing email claining to be from Microsoft

I have a hotmail address I have tied into a few online shops and such and I never switched those stores to anything else. This was sitting in the inbox today. Google returned no results for that...
Forum: News 04 May 2014
Replies: 87
Views: 6,472
Posted By Diosoth
I've noticed this too. From what I've seen in...

I've noticed this too. From what I've seen in various places, this is counted as a bug on the Mozilla forums.[/QUOTE]

Sad fact is, this bug has been present for a long time. At least version 21,...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 04 May 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,006
Posted By Diosoth
I need DVD player software for WinXP

I use my secondary PC with WinXP for gaming and media so I'm not tying up my Win7 PC with that while I can work on other things. Since I don't own a DVD player I want to use the XP PC for that,...
Forum: News 02 May 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 2,138
Posted By Diosoth
I'm keeping XP on my second PC for gaming...

I'm keeping XP on my second PC for gaming purposes. I have a small number of games which do not like Windows 7.
Forum: News 02 May 2014
Replies: 87
Views: 6,472
Posted By Diosoth
One more annoyance- clicking a link that opens a...

One more annoyance- clicking a link that opens a new window gives you a window that isn't maximized. I've found no option so far to change this behavior.

Thanks, Sarris, I'll give it a try.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,403
Posted By Diosoth
I'm going to assume this was an issue on...

I'm going to assume this was an issue on Youtube's end- videos are playing fine now. I'll watch a few more but videos are loading properly now and I haven't had nay freezes or choppy playback.
Forum: News 01 May 2014
Replies: 87
Views: 6,472
Posted By Diosoth
They removed the option under tabs to hide the...

They removed the option under tabs to hide the tab bar if only one window is in use. I don't like this because it just means I have the tab title bar up top all the time, and I don't use tabs. I...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 May 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By Diosoth
I'm having playback issues with Youtube, and no...

I'm having playback issues with Youtube, and no other video site. I'm guessing they're doing some overhaul or whatever to their player, and it's not affecting enough people for it to have become a...
Forum: News 01 May 2014
Replies: 87
Views: 6,472
Posted By Diosoth
The bug where the browser switches back to...

The bug where the browser switches back to another window if you open a video in a new window is still present. Nice to see they don't care to fix this.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,403
Posted By Diosoth
I was using Firefox 21 prior. Here's the thing-...

I was using Firefox 21 prior. Here's the thing- Youtube was working fine one moment, then a few hours later with NO CHANGES to the PC, Firefox or Flash player, youtube goes choppy. No restarts, no...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Apr 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 526
Posted By Diosoth
I think Gmail has an attachment size limit. Try...

I think Gmail has an attachment size limit. Try uploading it to a free file host or compressing it into a zip file.
Forum: News 30 Apr 2014
Replies: 87
Views: 6,472
Posted By Diosoth
I had to install Classic Theme Restorer to even...

I had to install Classic Theme Restorer to even give me basic options under customization, and I had to manually update Adblock Plus to get the icon to display in the menu bar properly. Even at that...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Apr 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,403
Posted By Diosoth
Is Youtube playback choppy for anyone else right now?

Since very late last night, I've had problems with Youtube video playback. I've tested it with 2 separate PCs, same results. I can play videos on cracked.com, Cinemassacre and TGWTG just fine, it's...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Feb 2014
Replies: 2,426
Views: 262,421
Posted By Diosoth
I just got the fiber optic installed today, for...

I just got the fiber optic installed today, for phone and internet. I'm on the "cheap" plan but it's still better than what I was getting prior.

http://www.speedtest.net/result/3322209036.png
Forum: Security News 11 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By Diosoth
Java's use in Minecraft and Bitcoin programs has...

Java's use in Minecraft and Bitcoin programs has ensured it's installed on many PCs that would otherwise not use it.
Forum: News 09 Dec 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 4,294
Posted By Diosoth
I don't care if they cut it off. So long as I...

I don't care if they cut it off. So long as I need to keep an old OS on hand to play certain older games, I will. I'll buy W8 or whatever succeeds it if and when I'm to the point I need it to run...
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Dec 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By Diosoth
When it comes to how business operate, "what...

When it comes to how business operate, "what should be done in a situation" and "what is actually done" are not always the same thing.
Forum: Chillout Room 03 Dec 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By Diosoth
This has happened several times before. These...

This has happened several times before. These places can and will box up junk as new.

Some years back I bought a 5-disc CD player/stereo at Best Buy, got it home and it was their old display...
Forum: Security News 01 Dec 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 857
Posted By Diosoth
As standard forensic procedure, the disk is...

As standard forensic procedure, the disk is imaged and in this case, it was wiped. The analyst has started to work on the image and then moved to the server. This also means that all the encrypted...
Forum: Security News 19 Nov 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 807
Posted By Diosoth
Until we start passing laws that impose strict...

Until we start passing laws that impose strict punishments for even creating malware, there's not going to be any way to fight it. Even if they do catch whoever does this, the virus will still be...
Forum: Security News 16 Nov 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By Diosoth
I wonder, how many people use Silverlight? Beyond...

I wonder, how many people use Silverlight? Beyond Microsoft's own website I don't think I've been to even one site that required it. Most online games use Flash, and Kongregate uses Flash or...
Forum: System Security 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 6,087
Posted By Diosoth
And how much you want to bet that the people who...

And how much you want to bet that the people who do pay don't get their files unlocked?
Forum: Sound & Audio 08 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 5,807
Posted By Diosoth
Is there a freeware software-based volume amplifier for Windows?

I have a problem with certain Youtube videos where the volume is very low, even though I have system volume and all other volume sliders at max. I'm assuming the issue is with the base volume of the...
Forum: News 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 920
Posted By Diosoth
http://imageshack.us/a/img826/2959/y8xi.jpg ...

http://imageshack.us/a/img826/2959/y8xi.jpg

"You know what? Forget it I'm not even shocked any more. This has become the norm for you, Carl."


Somehow appropriate to Microsoft's behavior as of...
Forum: Security News 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By Diosoth
I can't say I'm surprised. I want to, but with...

I can't say I'm surprised. I want to, but with the way this company has been doing for the better part of 2013, I can't say it.
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