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Software developer, raconteur.

Jul
2
awarded  Editor
Jul
2
revised How does a computer restart itself?
Fixing and clarifying the manual PS poweron procedure - PS_ON is active low, as MikeJ points out.
Jul
2
suggested approved edit on How does a computer restart itself?
Jun
13
awarded  Critic
Apr
25
comment Does Windows 7 Ultimate Lite support Visual Studio 2008 & 2010?
I think Windows 7 Ultimate Lite is a hacked, unauthorized version of Ultimate, with a bunch of "unnecessary" pieces stripped out. Or that's what Google's implying.
Apr
19
awarded  Quorum
Oct
4
comment How do i use a web browser to FTP with a user/pass where the pass has a @ in it?
@Justin: If that password is correct, maybe the ftp server just can't handle a password encoded like that.
Oct
4
answered How do i use a web browser to FTP with a user/pass where the pass has a @ in it?
Sep
21
comment Errors while installing SQL Server SSIS 2005
Please avoid ranting all over SO.
Jul
21
comment Noise Cancelling
Are you looking to write a program to do this, or are you looking for existing tools?
Jun
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
13
answered What does PS stand for in PS/2?
Jun
11
awarded  Commentator
May
22
comment Check which files a program uses
@Geo - see my edit - you could use handle programmatically, if you wished.
May
22
comment Check which files a program uses
@Geo: no, they can't. Is that what you're looking for?
May
22
answered Check which files a program uses
May
5
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Mar
21
comment How to check for duplicate files?
Do you want to write a program to do this, or use existing tools?
Feb
9
comment Create mix CDs from MP3 files
@d03boy: when people say "DOS" these days, they're normally referring to the Windows non-graphical command shell. It's just easier.
Oct
27
comment Recursively delete files on Windows
The /S option will delete files from all subdirectories. If you're looking to delete subdirectories as well, you should edit your question to reflect that.