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Jan
28
comment How do I change my face ID?
is this an ASUS computer?
Jan
27
comment I can’t access the BIOS setup using F2 key on Samsung NP270E5V laptop
This is the same as an answer already posted.
Jan
23
comment Hibernate a home server?
@Vinayak - But on Server 2012, I see not sleep or hib option.
Jan
23
comment How can I tell if a copy of MS office is PKC or FPP?
@magicandre1981 - seems Magical JB does not do that. I cannot see the type.
Jan
23
comment Hard Drive Ultra DMA CRC Error Count
@Sickest - the count will not go away once the error occurs. So, changing the cable did the trick. Thus, going forward you have to monitor for increase. If you changed the cable, you will probably find that the count stays the same from here on out. :)
Jan
16
comment How can I tell if a copy of MS office is PKC or FPP?
@magicandre1981 - I used magical Jellybean to get the key and what version of office, like 2007 home and business. It does not state key card or retail. Your saying there is software that can identify that?
Jan
15
comment Loose power-cable connection
@ispiro From Wikipedia - Remote sense can be used to force the power supply to counteract the voltage drop by raising the voltage at its output terminals. If successful, it will exactly cancel the drop along the leads, yielding the correct voltage at the input terminals of the load
Jan
15
comment Build external drive from memory modules?
@sawdust - $6000 and $15000 depending on the unit type? No one is beating down the door at those "bargain" prices.
Jan
15
comment Can't find / open recycle bin in Windows 7
@Ramhound - hmm....it works on my system simple left click, "rec" and there it is...and it is not pinned to the start menu, but, ehh it works for me. :)
Jan
14
comment Can't find / open recycle bin in Windows 7
@JohnSonderson - so do you have to type riciclare?
Jan
14
comment Can't find / open recycle bin in Windows 7
Nope...using win 7 myself. Did you only type r or recycle?
Jan
2
comment How do I find a compatible non-brand-name replacement adapter?
You can just search ADP-120RH B and find results like my-adaptor.com/adp-120rh-b-m-43773.html
Dec
29
comment HDD Desktop and Laptop Conversion
Upvote for using "ye ages of lore" in an answer :)
Dec
28
comment Custom Built PC gets momentary power and immediately shuts down
Over use of non required stand offs could also cause a short. But your thought on the four or eight pin Alt power to the mobo can and dose give the result the OP stated.
Dec
27
comment My motherboard doesn't support AHCI, is IDE mode + SATA 2 much slower for new SDD/HDD/SSHD?
@BlueRaja - nope. I left everything as it was and ran the tests. I wanted to see the difference AHCI made.
Dec
25
comment How to Add Additional SATA Power Connectors?
I think I have hooked up a 4 pin case fan to this in my computer. Also there are PCI cards that utilize this for power as well.
Dec
20
comment SSD stays inactive during startup/shutdown
Was this a fresh install or did you clone the disk? What version of Windows are you using?
Nov
21
comment How can I determine if a certain hard drive will fit my chromebook?
@fixer1234 - I think the only challenge to you statement is the thickness of the drive 7mm - 9mm could make a diff of fitting or not. :) but otherwise, I agree.
Nov
9
comment New AMD Catalyst driver update screwed things up. Where can I find and older version?
What is the vendor name on the card?
Nov
9
comment Opening a Homegroup folder share prompts for password
Is there not a box to check to "remember these credentials"?