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Work as a Junior SysAdmin at a school in Bristol.

Beta Tester for Just Cause 2 Multiplayer Mod.


May
18
comment Should I use a solid state drive for OS or data?
how much RAM does the system have? (and what's the speed of the RAM if you know it?)
May
17
comment Wireless VGA adapter
You could buy a wireless graphics card (yes, seriously: bit-tech.net/news/hardware/2011/01/12/…) although the cost is going to be a bit higher than you'd like it to be.
May
17
answered Possible to Boot install OS (Ubuntu/Windows 7) from hard drive folders/partition?
May
16
comment Setting up Windows 7 for somebody that's computer-illiterate: Any tips?
I'd prefer Media Player Classic - Home Cinema over VLC.
May
16
comment Setting up Windows 7 for somebody that's computer-illiterate: Any tips?
LogMeIn would probably be better, as it involves setting it up then that's it, while TeamViewer needs the client (ie your user) to type in a PIn each time a connection is required.
May
16
comment How to play all Windows 7 sounds from PC speaker?
Is there any reason you can't buy your own speaker? And I thought the internal speaker (if there is one) isn't capable of producing a decent enough range of tones.
May
16
comment Double click on .doc opens Word but not the document
I can have the preview open on my computer and when I double click on the attachment it opens just fine.
May
16
asked Double click on .doc opens Word but not the document
May
13
comment VirtualBox: VPN networking test environment
when m0n0wall was installed on the VMG there was a DHCP server activated which game the VM<N>'s (on the internal network) their IP and also set their gateway to the IP of the VMG box. There was no work done on the guest client machine.
May
13
comment Free hotkeys I can customize in Windows 7?
There is an extensive list of the most common shotcuts over at Wikipedia.
May
13
answered Windows 7 edit the boot menu (Remember selection from boot to boot)
May
13
answered VirtualBox: VPN networking test environment
May
13
answered Monitoring Clients Screen on wireless network on win7
May
13
revised what's the remote desktop software that requires least configuration on client side?
added 13 characters in body
May
13
comment what's the remote desktop software that requires least configuration on client side?
@Daniel Beck - apologies, it's free for personal use, while business licenses are a one-off payment for a lifetime use. Post edited.
May
12
comment How to index portable hard disk (2.5")?
+1 for everything, insanely quick and powerful.
May
12
answered What exactly is a mainframe and what exactly does a programmer do on that?
May
12
answered what's the remote desktop software that requires least configuration on client side?
May
12
revised How to display the message “Press Ctrl+Alt+Del so as to login” before displaying the login window
remove greeting limes
May
12
comment Can't access web interface of modem (tw-ea501(b)) [fixed]
@Niels, you may want to post your update 2 as an answer and mark it as accepted when the self-accept time limit passes.