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Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,422
Posted By CommonTater
What program were you in? Regedit doesn't...

What program were you in?

Regedit doesn't have that....
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 20,442
Posted By CommonTater
Do both machines have Wireless? If so an...

Do both machines have Wireless?

If so an adhoc wireless connection is probably your best bet...

Creating an Ad Hoc Wireless Network (XP)...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,223
Posted By CommonTater
If you can ping stuff... a) you do have a...

If you can ping stuff...
a) you do have a working internet connection
b) it's not likely to be firmware or drivers ... so don't mess with that yet.
c) does IE connect and display web pages?
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3,921
Posted By CommonTater
No suggestions about the "access denied" other...

No suggestions about the "access denied" other than to note that such protection is necessary to prevent malicious entry to a machine.

Strategically speaking it's generally better to make 50...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,291
Posted By CommonTater
You're trying to share the printer over your home...

You're trying to share the printer over your home network... ya?

Ok... what OS is on the desktop machine you're trying to share with?
Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 4,313
Posted By CommonTater
The program you wan is "diskpart.exe" part of win...

The program you wan is "diskpart.exe" part of win 7's built in kit.

WinKey+R -> Diskpart

69258


I've highlited the juicy parts for you...

However, I think you'll find that primary...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,831
Posted By CommonTater
Maybe I misstated my question. I burned the ISO...

Maybe I misstated my question. I burned the ISO to a disk. I right clicked on the disk on Properties. It shows the ISO is in WinZip. That is what is confusing. Does the ISO install from the...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 2,541
Posted By CommonTater
Then why did you complain about it?[/QUOTE] I...

Then why did you complain about it?[/QUOTE]
I did not complain. I just wanted to make you aware that the OP had already done the vLite reduction. I had the impression that you had missed that part....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 4,777
Posted By CommonTater
OK.

OK.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 3,150
Posted By CommonTater
Did you try turning off the public folder sharing...

Did you try turning off the public folder sharing in the advanced sharing setup?
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3,921
Posted By CommonTater
No suggestions about the "access denied" other...

No suggestions about the "access denied" other than to note that such protection is necessary to prevent malicious entry to a machine.

Strategically speaking it's generally better to make 50...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 2,541
Posted By CommonTater
Deleted for your viewing pleasure.[/QUOTE] ...

Deleted for your viewing pleasure.[/QUOTE]
That was not neccessary. It might have been interesting for the next person.[/QUOTE]

Then why did you complain about it?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 4,777
Posted By CommonTater
It's the lack of forethought that always gets us...

It's the lack of forethought that always gets us in trouble...

For example: 5 years ago when we decided to become a TV-less home I would have laughed right in your face if you'd told me I would...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,422
Posted By CommonTater
See that big red square with the X in it at the...

See that big red square with the X in it at the top right of the window?

Seriously... the TAB key switches from left to right panes for you.
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 2,541
Posted By CommonTater
Deleted for your viewing pleasure.

Deleted for your viewing pleasure.
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 2,541
Posted By CommonTater
Exactly what hard drive issues are we talking...

Exactly what hard drive issues are we talking about?
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 940
Posted By CommonTater
More...... ...

More......
http://www.darkreading.com/security/attacks/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=224600259&cid=RSSfeed[/QUOTE]

:what:

And people wonder why I don't use those sites....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,352
Posted By CommonTater
You've got a real mystery on your hands, there. ...

You've got a real mystery on your hands, there.

The best I can suggest is that when it does it, write down --keep a handwritten log-- of when it happens and see if any pattern emerges... For...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 4,777
Posted By CommonTater
No it isn't. And so what if it is? If you are...

No it isn't. And so what if it is? If you are that low of disk space where the few gig taken up by a PF matters, then you have other problems - and certainly you are not a typical user - for most...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 982
Posted By CommonTater
You were messing with the CPU heatsink, ya? ...

You were messing with the CPU heatsink, ya?

Did you check if the CPU itself is correctly seated and locked into place?
Did you check if the heatsink is correctly mounted and locked?

This would...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 6,997
Posted By CommonTater
Are you still having this same problem? 1)...

Are you still having this same problem?

1) Just ignore it. Really... on the cosmic scale of bad things, this doesn't even make the very bottom of the list. It's a "So What?" at best. Do you...
Forum: Customization 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By CommonTater
Far as I know, you can't... However you can...

Far as I know, you can't...

However you can change several aspects of your UI settings at ...

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1908-visual-effects-settings-change.html

Control Panel...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,471
Posted By CommonTater
No promises... In REGEDIT, path to ...

No promises...

In REGEDIT, path to
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control

In the left panel right click on Control and create a new key "Update"
Click on the new key and in the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 17,068
Posted By CommonTater
I hope nobody minds if I jump in here with one...

I hope nobody minds if I jump in here with one more of my suggestions...

You still don't need to do that... if you get file sharing working between the two machines you can open the file, which...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By CommonTater
If it helps you at all ... You pay for the...

If it helps you at all ... You pay for the parts...
I usually charge $75 to assemble a system,
$150 to assemble and install an OS...

In that I include 30 days of free labour on service.
For...
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