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Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 178
Views: 6,907
Posted By spencer1
Totally agree with you on Birdman, mjf. After...

Totally agree with you on Birdman, mjf. After reading the great reviews, I was enthusiastically looking forward to seeing it. But alas, it turned out to be a somewhat less than memorable viewing...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 May 2015
Replies: 1,405
Views: 79,679
Posted By spencer1
I've read that the AMD E-Series was originally...

I've read that the AMD E-Series was originally developed for netbooks. It's really no bargain, even in the low-end stuff.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 May 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By spencer1
I agree. Eleven years is beyond retirement age...

I agree. Eleven years is beyond retirement age for a hard drive. You can buy a terabyte drive for $50 nowadays.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 May 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By spencer1
RAID will zap it.

RAID will zap it.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By spencer1
You know, I did have a linty microfiber cloth...

You know, I did have a linty microfiber cloth once. I threw it in the wash, and lo & behold, it became lint-free (well, mostly lint-free). Worth a try.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By spencer1
I use rubbing alcohol, 50% or 70%, applied with a...

I use rubbing alcohol, 50% or 70%, applied with a cotton pad. This cleans well and does not damage, in my experience. Also, microfiber cloths are great for dusting and buffing. You can get them at...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Apr 2015
Replies: 32
Views: 1,311
Posted By spencer1
I think HP still sells them.

I think HP still sells them.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2015
Replies: 25
Views: 674
Posted By spencer1
Hi WizardOfBoz. Yes the unifying receiver is...

Hi WizardOfBoz. Yes the unifying receiver is nice! That Scotch tape trick has worked amazingly well for me. Just make sure to use the glossy type. It's durable and slick. At first, the M315 felt a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2015
Replies: 25
Views: 674
Posted By spencer1
Logitech does mice right. I use the heck out of...

Logitech does mice right. I use the heck out of my wireless M315 that was purchased 3 years ago, for $9. It still works perfectly. The exterior plastic is a bit worn, but looks pretty good. I only...
Forum: Security News 19 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By spencer1
Yes, good article. Download.com used to be my...

Yes, good article. Download.com used to be my go-to site for software back in the 00's. Now it's a junk pile.. with sharp edges.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 10 Mar 2015
Replies: 63
Views: 11,976
Posted By spencer1
Windows updates and Saturday morning cartoons go...

Windows updates and Saturday morning cartoons go well together.
Forum: Security News 17 Feb 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 874
Posted By spencer1
Since the Developer Edition will continue to...

Since the Developer Edition will continue to support unsigned addons, I decided to install it. I then restored my regular Firefox profile into it, and now the browser looks, feels and runs like my...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 10 Feb 2015
Replies: 30
Views: 3,883
Posted By spencer1
i ain't never had no sense with no computer until...

i ain't never had no sense with no computer until i started reading lady fitzgerald
Forum: Security News 09 Feb 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 603
Posted By spencer1
Zero-Day, meet Zero-Second.

Zero-Day, meet Zero-Second.
Forum: Security News 03 Feb 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,031
Posted By spencer1
Thanks for the info. I use Firefox and toggled...

Thanks for the info. I use Firefox and toggled this off.
Forum: Chillout Room 29 Jan 2015
Replies: 178
Views: 6,907
Posted By spencer1
Amazing that Clint Eastwood can direct this...

Amazing that Clint Eastwood can direct this excellent stuff at 84 years-old!
Forum: Chillout Room 27 Jan 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By spencer1
Supposedly there's video of this employee going...

Supposedly there's video of this employee going into a restroom with the footballs. He was in there for 90 seconds. My first reaction: No way could the deflation be done that amount of time! But...
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Jan 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By spencer1
It was the ball boy! ..well maybe lol NFL...

It was the ball boy! ..well maybe lol

NFL investigation has "zeroed in" on Patriots locker room attendant...
Forum: Chillout Room 23 Jan 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By spencer1
Deflategate. Are the Patriots in hot water?

Or is it just a bunch of hot air? Opinions?
Forum: News 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 3,063
Posted By spencer1
Hey lehnerus, you sound exactly like me! I hardly...

Hey lehnerus, you sound exactly like me! I hardly ever use the address bar nowadays. Also, the Context Search extension has conveniently replaced the search box for me. Lots of times I Google, or use...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Dec 2014
Replies: 29
Views: 1,686
Posted By spencer1
Yes. I know folks who save their old HDDs, and...

Yes. I know folks who save their old HDDs, and use a docking station in case they need to get something off of them. Cheaper and easier than putting each one of them in an enclosure.
Forum: News 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 3,063
Posted By spencer1
If you want to revert back to the old search, go...

If you want to revert back to the old search, go to about:config and toggle the following entry to false:

browser.search.showOneOffButtons
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By spencer1
Great to hear that old battle cry again.. "Add...

Great to hear that old battle cry again.. "Add more RAM!"

Yep, that is what you need.
Forum: Security News 28 Nov 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By spencer1
I gave up worrying about all this.

I gave up worrying about all this.
Forum: Security News 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By spencer1
I have Outlook free email, you know, the one that...

I have Outlook free email, you know, the one that used to be called Hotmail. Is that Windows Live? I've never understood MS's name game.
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