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I code therefore i don't know ...

Note To Self :: RTFM


Jun
7
comment How to close ConEmu's Tab without Confirmation?
@Maximus I was adding the "/nocloseconfirm" flag to the task bar target... This is better of course... ConEmu is awesome man.
Mar
30
comment Can't synchronize time, Windows 7
Sorry @MatheusMoreira ... I'm not sure buddy.
Mar
30
comment Can't synchronize time, Windows 7
Is the service running? @SEE Ganesh's answer to ensure the service is actually running... > administrator > services.msc ...
Mar
30
comment Can't synchronize time, Windows 7
@MatheusMoreira Are you in an elevated prompt?
Dec
23
comment Setting $HOME in PowerShell
Works fine for me.... I don't know what you're doing differently.
Sep
6
comment Why can't Windows handle an environment variable in Path?
yep ... this is one of those settings that I always seem to forget ... pesky registry ;-)
Sep
6
comment Windows & Git Bash: Bash PATH to read Windows %PATH% system variable
If you could ... be a sport eh? Mark the answer that VonC gave being correct if it answered your question :-)
Jun
27
comment Determining Namespaces Not in the ACPI Spec
+1 for a great explanation ... I've not been able to retrieve APCI lookup data for ASUS or any of the support boards ... TY Lekensteyn for the helpful answer ...
Mar
15
comment Cannot Create new user account in linux mint Nadia 14
You don't need to check passwd like that :: cat /etc/passwd | grep user
Mar
15
comment How to uninstall Java SE from the command line
+1 This method worked well to uninstall a botched SQL Server 2012 rsfx driver package.
Feb
5
comment How can I fix/repair a corrupted PDF file?
@Satanicpuppy I disagree :: I use ghostscript to rebuild damaged or low-quality pdfs quite often and it performs very well.
Feb
5
comment How can I fix/repair a corrupted PDF file?
Ghostscript does a fantastic job of rendering pdfs ... I regularly use gs to rebuild pdfs to improve font quality.
Feb
2
comment How can I enable PAE on Windows 7 (32-bit) to support more than 3.5 GB of RAM?
The 'patch' is quite simple to do yourself and you don't need 'easybcd' to fix your boot records :: it's quite trivial to fix your boot record with bcdedit.exe ... RTFM
Jan
24
comment bash aliases equivalent for powershell?
@SantoshKumar Your solution requires the '/d' flag to change DRIVE then directory || "cd /d D:\xampp\htdocs"
Jan
22
comment Can't assign to PS1 on OS X bash
There's a Solution on StackOverflow :: Appending Git Branch Name to Bash $PS1 ...
Jan
16
comment How can I get (g)Vim to display the character count of the current file?
Nice I keep forgetting to use !bang commands in Vim
Dec
21
comment How to install the real Firefox on Debian?
This really is a testament to the beauty of Debian ... there's many ways to tweak your build ... I ♥ Debian ... ;-)
Dec
6
comment Create an alias in Windows XP
I'm really surprised no one has suggested PowerShell it's pretty damned good.
Nov
27
comment Using Windows Explorer, how to find file names starting with a dot (period), in 7 or Vista?
+1 For a new toy.
Nov
27
comment Using Windows Explorer, how to find file names starting with a dot (period), in 7 or Vista?
There are not one, not two, but three tags on this post mentioning windows and yet you provide a mac solution.