Reputation
3,692
Top tag
Next privilege 5,000 Rep.
Approve tag wiki edits
Badges
1 11 26
Newest
 Nice Answer
Impact
~962k people reached

Jan
18
answered Free way to perform a text search in PDF and Excel files
Jan
18
comment Most suitable Linux distro for a ~2003 laptop
I agree on the Ubuntu advice. I'd try to upgrade your RAM if possible when running any Linux - 1GB is cheap and will make a big difference.
Jan
18
revised MacBook Pro External DVI Monitor Full Resolution not available
edited tags
Jan
18
comment Norton Ghost usage, Linux? ISO? Server? MBR?
Don't forget to try out the open source alternatives before you pay for Norton Ghost. osalt.com/ghost
Jan
18
comment Optimising wireless network
You can stream HD video with Homeplug AV plugs. See these tests - reghardware.co.uk/2007/01/15/review_devolo_dlan_200_avdesk/…
Jan
17
revised unencrypt 7zip files in ubuntu
added 40 characters in body
Jan
17
comment 2nd/3rd version of wireless network appears
I use a Buffalo router running Tomato, but I think this is more of a problem with the wireless clients, not the server.
Jan
17
answered 2nd/3rd version of wireless network appears
Jan
17
answered Optimising wireless network
Jan
17
answered unencrypt 7zip files in ubuntu
Jan
16
comment Why are things like Gnome Terminal called “Terminal Emulators” instead of just “Terminals”?
Trumped again by Molly. I can't compete. ;o)
Jan
16
answered Why are things like Gnome Terminal called “Terminal Emulators” instead of just “Terminals”?
Jan
16
answered Graphical corruption during Linux startup and shutdown - should I be worried?
Jan
16
revised Random software/shutdown problems Mac mini
edited tags
Jan
15
comment Cheap NAS for connecting a USB drive to the network
There are many different USB NAS adapters: google.com/products?q=usb+nas+adapter
Jan
15
comment Can't get IP address from range expander on SOME devices
Maybe the repeater is too far from the main router, so lower power devices can't detect the signal? Can they connect to the main router's wireless? (Do you like the Palm Pre BTW?)
Jan
15
answered Will monitor display this resolution?
Jan
15
answered How to make google Chrome omnibar search sites permanent?
Jan
15
answered Is it feasible to crack ZIP passwords?
Jan
15
comment How to use Notepad++ on Redhat?
You should be able to check the Redhat version by looking through your system application menus to find an About screen. It's there, but it will take some hunting.