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Aug
2
comment How do I know when to upgrade RAM in Vista?
crucial is a memory vendor, so I expect it'd tell you what model # of memory works in your system (ddr2, ddr3, etc)
Aug
2
comment Troubleshooting failed upgrade to Windows 7?
giving the accept because this is the answer that got me headed in the right filesystem direction to find the log!
Jul
31
comment How to upgrade to a bigger disk?
I remember Joel mentioning that IBM/Lenovo does something crazy with their boot-record and/or partitioning that makes drive cloning them really aggravating.. worth looking into.
Jul
28
comment Choosing Dual or Quad Core
but by the time "tomorrow" arrives, you could have saved money by buying the new stuff then.
Jul
26
comment What is causing hard drive grinding?
I'm not sure if that's what the OP was referring to (I think he meant regular, heavy hard drive activity). But it is true -- ANY unusual sounds from a hard drive mean you should PANIC and start backing up immediately
Jul
20
comment What good, free audio CD ripping/extraction tools exist for Windows, and supporting multiple formats?
IMO not quite a duplicate, as this is win-specific and cw.
Jul
20
comment Multi-monitor Usage
this question is so ambiguous and vague. Can you make it more clear what it is you are asking, and what you want to accomplish?
Jul
18
comment Is there a certain or measurable advantage to using ECC RAM in a desktop PC?
"Little whitebox servers I've built without ECC have, sooner or later, developed 'issues' that required a reboot" -- this is a bit apocryphal / voodoo computing for my tastes..
Jul
17
comment Normal Case Temperature
@jasonh "In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is.
Jul
15
comment Default Windows Vista Install: What general changes to improve speed?
I agree -- valid topic
Jun
3
comment IE8 issues on Windows 7 RC
I asked Jacob via email to paste in the answer that was in the original question. Please don't vote on this until that happens.
Mar
19
comment How can I upgrade from Vista 32-bit to Vista 64-bit?
as Nicholas H just noted in the comment to my answer, you can't mix OEM and retail keys. You can mix 32/64 OEM and 32/64 Retail. Good clarification.