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Sep
26
comment How can I open a fully-working Windows 7 command prompt with AutoHotkey?
Strange. You aren't opening an elevated prompt, are you?
Sep
26
comment Win7: How do I force TRIM on SSD, when system partition is encrypted with TrueCrypt?
@galets: That would be a question for the OCZ forums.
Sep
25
comment Windows 8 hiding java.exe and other files in System32
@DarthAndroid: That should be an answer!
Sep
25
comment Is an integrated graphics core needed?
@JamesLewis: The integrated cores on Intel's Ivy bridges aren't "extra money." A complementary non-GPU Intel does not exist for those CPUs.
Sep
24
comment best Method to move “C:\Users” on Windows 8
@Moab: Should be an Answer.
Sep
24
comment Having a personal AND school-vended skydrive account with Windows 8
Strange. I've added two @Live accounts, an @Outlook account, work Exchange account, and a personal exchange account while signing in with a Microsoft account. Not sure why it won't let you add more accounts. . .
Sep
21
comment What is a safe way to move AppData\Local to a different drive?
+1: This is how Microsoft redirects programs that have c:\Documents and Settings hardcoded in.
Sep
15
comment Is my large Windows folder slowing down my machine?
sizes are about right to me
Sep
15
comment Considerations about using multiple Wireless Access Points with the same channel and SSID
+1: wall of text
Sep
15
comment Windows 7 64-bits default installation folder problem
Aww, what's wrong with old advice that hasn't been updated?
Sep
13
comment Windows File Copy Dialog: Why is the Estimation So… BAD?
Also to note is Mark Russinovich's blog post:blogs.technet.com/b/markrussinovich/archive/2008/02/04/…
Sep
6
comment How do I display the number of files in a folder in windows explorer?
Yup. This and <kbd>Ctrl</kbd> <kbd>A</kbd>.
Aug
20
comment Is there a mail application in Windows 8 desktop mode?
@Moab: Technically, the desktop is just another app. So uSlackr's solution applies.
Aug
18
comment Is there a mail application in Windows 8 desktop mode?
@Moab: . . . or just not upgrade.
Aug
9
comment Why does Windows 7 use the page file when there's free physical RAM?
I don't think you get it. It doesn't have to be one or the other. Windows can write to free memory and write to the pagefile. It isn't like writing to the page file or writing to memory.
Aug
5
comment Why won't cursor changes in Windows stay permanent unless the cursors are in Windows/Cursors
Odd, doesn't happen here.
Aug
5
comment Windows 7 CDC-232 Drivers Issues
+1: I have a scanner with no x64 drivers to use on Win 7x64. Fire up XP Mode (x86) and install the old drivers. Attach scanner and scan like it is 1999. . . Ba Bada Ba BA ba.
Aug
5
comment Why does wget'ing an image give me a file, not an image?
+1: Cause he's slick.
Jul
27
comment Is it safe (or advisable) to compress Windows Installer folder via NTFS compression?
NTFS compression is done at the volume level. Startup recovery will do fine with or without it. . .
Jul
26
comment I disasembled my laptop and I now know I have a software issue. Devices not working anymore
Static electricity. Zap!