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Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
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Posted By dg1261
The HBCDx.iso is just like any ordinary image of...

The HBCDx.iso is just like any ordinary image of a bootable DVD. You can burn the .iso to a DVD to recreate a bootable DVD, or you can use something like the popular Rufus utility to convert it to a...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 649
Posted By dg1261
In the regular, interactive GE interface, the...

In the regular, interactive GE interface, the imagery date is shown at the bottom of the screen. In the tour, it tells in the lower right corner when the satellite imagery was last updated. It seems...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 649
Posted By dg1261
Wither, you can do some neat stuff with GE....

Wither, you can do some neat stuff with GE. Here's an example of how I use it: "IRONMAN Boulder 70.3 Triathlon - Google Earth flyover" (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Ag6bidNwUk)

My daughter is...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 649
Posted By dg1261
I've run into that problem recently. Your GE...

I've run into that problem recently. Your GE version is too old. It seems the GE server (that provides all the maps) has started refusing to authenticate connections from older versions.

In my...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By dg1261
My three go-to utilities are VirtualDub,...

My three go-to utilities are VirtualDub, Screen2Avi, and Camstudio. All are free, and all are portable, "no-install" utilities.

The reason I use three is because none is perfect, so it depends on...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 669
Posted By dg1261
Nothing is different, from an imaging standpoint....

Nothing is different, from an imaging standpoint. The SSD may not have physical sectors, but the SSD's controller presents itself to the system like any hard drive, with logical sectors. You can make...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 669
Posted By dg1261
Simpilot, either you misread Mike or else I'm...

Simpilot, either you misread Mike or else I'm misreading what he is asking. He did say "If I do a fresh install..." , so I think he meant if/when he separates his data from his OS, does the AppData...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,111
Posted By dg1261
IME, it's difficult or impossible to do what you...

IME, it's difficult or impossible to do what you want with no passwords. It could be done with XP, but it's not so easy with Win7--presumably because it's more secure. While you can share certain...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Nov 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 4,077
Posted By dg1261
And here's the latest reminder of that vaunted...

And here's the latest reminder of that vaunted Win10 stability: "Windows 10 users finding their legit installs are being deactivated...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By dg1261
MG, here's a brief backgrounder, if it helps put...

MG, here's a brief backgrounder, if it helps put things in perspective.

Technically, a "router" connects networks (not computers) together--in your case, it's connecting the public internet to...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Oct 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 4,589
Posted By dg1261
I haven't tried what you're doing, but that would...

I haven't tried what you're doing, but that would be my assumption. It should be the same driver you already have, but in case it's not it should be easy enough to update it after the fact. The main...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 4,589
Posted By dg1261
I just setup a desktop last month with an i7-7700...

I just setup a desktop last month with an i7-7700 and a Radeon R7 450. As Alejandro said, there are only three blocking issues, none of which are insurmountable. I did a clean install of Win7, but...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Oct 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 4,394
Posted By dg1261
Rich, you're in good hands with SIW2 and...

Rich, you're in good hands with SIW2 and PaulBlack, so I won't butt in except to say that I don't think you're "hosed". It's not like the files you want aren't readable, it's only a matter of...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Oct 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 938
Posted By dg1261
These Dell speakers are branded Harmon-Kardon,...

These Dell speakers are branded Harmon-Kardon, but appear to be similar. Power supply is spec'd at 1A@12VDC, center pin positive. I think maybe your supply voltage is too low.
Forum: News 02 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By dg1261
IMHO, not a very useful "study". The pdf...

IMHO, not a very useful "study".

The pdf lists the "routers included in the sample", but doesn't say which had vulnerabilities. If 83% had vulnerabilities, that means 17% were completely devoid of...
Forum: News 21 Sep 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 775
Posted By dg1261
I got an email two days ago. Supposedly, they are...

I got an email two days ago. Supposedly, they are "alerting those accounts at risk", so if you didn't get an email that should mean your account isn't at risk.

More info is supposedly due "by...
Forum: News 13 Sep 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By dg1261
I read this and thought, "Huh?? What's the big...

I read this and thought, "Huh?? What's the big deal? I've uploaded AVI video to YouTube in the past."

Then I noticed it's talking about AV1, not AVI.

Sigh. I can only imagine the confusion this...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Sep 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,944
Posted By dg1261
ricobico, are you talking about an old DOS...

ricobico, are you talking about an old DOS program? If so, does it need to access any hardware ports directly? If not, then I'd suggest taking a look at DosBox...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Aug 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 2,824
Posted By dg1261
Does this thread...

Does this thread (https://forums.windowssecrets.com/showthread.php/175083-ntuser-dat-files-thick-on-the-ground!) in another forum help? (Disclosure: I contributed to that thread, as well.) That...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By dg1261
Have you confirmed your motherboard can use ECC...

Have you confirmed your motherboard can use ECC RAM? (ECC is more typically used in servers.)

The HMT41GU7BFR8A-PB does indeed appear to be ECC, but according to crucial.com...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Aug 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By dg1261
I'm not familiar with exactly what your BIOS...

I'm not familiar with exactly what your BIOS options are, but if the erasure is controlled by the BIOS, it's almost certainly going to be via an ATA/ATAPI command.

It won't be a "simple format"...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Aug 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 649
Posted By dg1261
It's very simple. Launch Chrome, and...

It's very simple. Launch Chrome, and drag-and-drop your html file into the browser window. It should display your page of links. Then just bookmark the page (by clicking the star on the right end of...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 6,084
Posted By dg1261
Drive letters are assigned by the booted OS, not...

Drive letters are assigned by the booted OS, not by each partition's disk or the position on the disk. "C" and "H" are just interim designations so that bcdboot or bcdedit can be clear which...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jun 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By dg1261
You're okay. The i3-3120M was released in 2012,...

You're okay. The i3-3120M was released in 2012, and supports SSE2, SSE3 and SSE4. Practically all Intel CPUs since the Pentium 4 (release date 2001) support SSE2.

I've heard some people are...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Jun 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 1,907
Posted By dg1261
+1 for Jim's print server idea. If you're...

+1 for Jim's print server idea. If you're unfamiliar with these devices, I wrote a small webpage (https://www.goodells.net/tutorials/printservers/) many years ago illustrating how they can be...
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