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Win 7 Home Premium & Firefox & sqlite stall system by handling of HDD or SSD after some time. What to do? NT Kernel & System up to 25/26% cpu usage

The answer in short to spare you any misleading in this case: It's three known bugs: In sqlite, and/or in Firefox's handling of sqlite, and in the operating system Win 7. (Win 7 shouldn't ...
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Downloads stop half way on Windows over Ethernet

EDIT: The problem does occur with the wifi as well as ethernet. It was just harder to spot. I have an X99 Deluxe motherboard with two ethernet ports. Using either of the ports, or the built-in wifi, ...
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G++ Compiler Stalls [CodeBlocks]

I am using CodeBlocks under Kali Linux and the g++ compiler stalls. SOMETIMES, I hit compile and at the bottom I get the message: g++ -fexceptions ...etc build main.o ... and NOTHING happens. If I ...
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SSD and Netbook - freezing during I/O

I have a netbook (Dell Inspiron mini 10) that I recently upgraded to an SSD (Plextor PX-256M3). The netbook has 1 GB of RAM (non-upgradable), and just the simple "Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE ...
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OS X: directory access stalls; how to delete the directory?

There is a directory on my (solid-state) drive on OS X (Lion) that makes the computer stall when I try to delete or otherwise access it (no processor or drive activity). What can be attempted so as ...
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USB devices slow or halt PC boot

On my self built machine, leaving certain USB devices in will cause strange boot problems. For example: If an older flash drive I have is plugged into the machine, the PC will hang at POST... ...
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Problem Installing Ubuntu

I am attempting to install Ubuntu on my machine since windows is messed up. The screen i see is: Preparing to install Ubuntu For best results, pleaase ensure that this computer: (green check) ...
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Why does Vista's File sharing stall and disconnect?

I have a Vista Ultimate 64 computer (not in a domain) with a file share defined. A second XP SP3 computer accesses the file share. Frequently, when trying to access folders via the command line, the ...