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Kevin Hakanson is an application architect for Thomson Reuters where he is focused on highly scalable web applications, especially the JavaScript and security aspects. His background includes both .NET and Java, but he is most nostalgic about Lotus Notes. He has been developing professionally since 1994 and holds a Master’s degree in Software Engineering. When not staring at a computer screen, he is probably staring at another screen, either watching TV or playing video games with his family.


Nov
9
comment Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
It was GUID before (I have 10.6) before, but I wiped it and tried again.
Nov
9
comment Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
Did another reformat and it stalled. Time to finally get a new external HD.
Nov
8
awarded  Commentator
Nov
8
comment Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
I'll give this a try
Nov
2
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
7
comment Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
my archived logs had a .bz2 extension, so I tried this with bunzip2. Didn't see anything of note.
Sep
5
revised Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
update on another attempt
Sep
5
comment Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
I'm not putting it to sleep, but thought something was going to sleep. I checked both the console (no messages) and the sleep-when-idle settings (already unchecked).
Sep
4
revised Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
added update on progress
Sep
4
asked Time Machine Backup stalls out writing to WD external USB drive
Jul
11
comment Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?
Good comment, it's more about the space and the ability than the cost.
Jul
11
revised Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?
added clarity that need isn't just cost
Jun
29
comment Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?
I updated my question to clarify, I want to use the keyboard though the computer, and not directly with the iPad (it's not Bluetooth).
Jun
29
revised Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?
clarify that my existing keyboard is not bluetooth
Jun
29
asked Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?
May
29
answered How do I turn off auto-accent in Windows 7?
Apr
20
accepted Connection speed drops from 1 Gbps to 10 Mbps (Vista 64)
Apr
20
answered Connection speed drops from 1 Gbps to 10 Mbps (Vista 64)
Apr
12
asked Connection speed drops from 1 Gbps to 10 Mbps (Vista 64)
Feb
21
accepted How can I determine the connection speed for an esata hard drive under Vista 64?