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I try to share knowledge of the arcane on my blog - I invite you to check it out.


Jul
22
comment How to login to a Windows 8 computer with only one user where password is lost
You could try Locksmith with the latest MSDaRT microsoft.com/en-us/windows/enterprise/…
Jul
14
comment How do I drag down complex calculations in open office.
I don't know how they did it, but someone's managed to make a language worse than VBA.
Jul
9
comment Visual Basic has insufficient disk space
You mean the error message says exactly what's wrong ???
Jul
9
comment Eclipse syntax coloring for C / C++ comments
@PaulHay A question about changing the options of a program on Stack Overflow is going to get booted back to Super User pretty quickly...
Jul
6
comment How to keep the function key locked on Lenovo E431?
Do you have the keyboard drivers installed? Apparently you can change some settings in the control panel forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Edge-S-series/…
Jul
5
comment SQL Server Data Tools Explore Data error
Install the SQL Server Native Client. Scroll down and find it microsoft.com/en-au/download/details.aspx?id=29065 Although native client 10 is SQL Server 2008 so you might need to get it from the 2008 feature pack page. I don't know if 2012's has all the previous versions in it.
Jul
3
comment How to enable .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows 8 without downloading it?
The limitaccsess option is not recognized in this context. You can't spell limitaccess.
Jul
1
comment Resolution is Being Stupid. Help me?
It looks like the native resolution is 1366 x 768
Jun
30
comment Windows 8 change DNS settings after installing Hyper-V
Why don't you change it on the vEthernet (Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller Virtual Switch)...
Jun
29
comment How to tell RAID setup
+1 considering OP says Perhaps some level information from DD, if we interpret DD to mean dd your answer is likely very helpful relative to mine (mine is for Windows).
Jun
29
comment RAID 6 that can read with least 1000 Mbit/s?
four 2 TByte drives What if each drive is capable of reading 1MB/s, what would you expect the read rate to be?
Jun
23
comment Cannot uninstall SQL Server 2005, no matter what I do
It looks similar to one of the commands in the KB article I posted above.
Jun
22
comment Cannot uninstall SQL Server 2005, no matter what I do
support.microsoft.com/kb/909967
Jun
22
comment Why are not all MAC addresses randomly assigned?
Because MAC addresses are meant to be unique and it's not hard to do.
Jun
17
comment Clonezilla extreme time consumption
the counting in far left is rising The counter on the left is a timestamp. What you're observing means time is progressing. This is expected, there's nothing you can do about it.
Jun
17
comment Why do I have 55 local area connections in ipconfig?
Do you have a cheap external network adapter, like a 3G modem or phone?
Jun
16
comment Reading bad blocks from hard disk too slow in Linux
Why don't you just restore from your regular backups?
Jun
16
comment Which is better, run 32 bit OS in x64 processor, or keep away from windows updates ?
Run 32 bit OS in x64 processor, or keep away from windows updates? False dichotomy.
Jun
16
comment Something runs shutdown.exe at Windows XP startup
Pretty sure AutoRuns can also be run from WinPE. I think it's included with MSDaRT.
Jun
16
comment Desktop PC does not power up on power button
Update: I left the desktop off for a few days and it started. Ah, the ol' turn it off and back on trick.