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Dec
7
answered Harddisk write performance as bottleneck
Dec
7
awarded  Organizer
Dec
4
comment How to measure the health condition of SSD?
In general it's not worth worrying about on modern drives with wear levelling and normal usage. The SMART interface may give you info on the specific device
Nov
3
comment How to configure Dropbox as a service
note: srvany.exe HAS to be in the same dir as dropbox.exe, instsrv can be anywhere on the path
Oct
25
comment Hidden Files on Flash Drive
A USB drive can identify itself as a HID (human interface device) at which point the computer accepts keyboard codes from it as if you were typing.
Aug
11
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
6
answered video encode frame rate change
Jul
26
accepted Change scheduled windows7 backup setting
Jul
26
comment Change scheduled windows7 backup setting
Thanks, you have to navigate to "task scheduler lib->windows->windows backup", it isn't listed in the "running tasks" and have to start the task scheduler as admin to see it.
Jul
26
comment Change scheduled windows7 backup setting
@soandos - that's the point - how? There is a 'change settings' link but it just prompts you to create a new backup
Jul
26
asked Change scheduled windows7 backup setting
Jul
25
comment Restore drive image with PC reboot
the windows system image and "wbadmin" is probably a better answer today
Jul
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Apr
9
answered Remove audio from video file with FFmpeg
Apr
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answered Easiest way to automatically copy files between computers
Mar
31
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
24
answered “cd -” equivalent on Windows?
Mar
20
answered How to keep home dynamic ip updated in laptop's hosts file, both linux
Mar
15
comment Compress and then encrypt, or vice-versa?
@Olli - not necessarily if the compression scheme adds known text. In the worst case imagine if it put a known 512byte header on the front of the data and you were using a block mode encryption.
Feb
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