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bio website twitter.com/kenwarner
location New York City
age 32
visits member for 5 years, 4 months
seen Oct 6 at 2:46

i write software for a living. someday a robot is going to take my job. i can't wait.


Sep
13
comment Windows 7's PATH and environment variables are corrupted
ok that's pretty genius
Mar
31
comment Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?
i've been using chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/tabman-tabs-manager/… which is a pretty similar solution. maybe won't be as slow for you?
Jan
23
comment How to make the Windows 8 trackpad edge swipe zones smaller?
any idea what the difference is between Right Edge Pull and Right Edge Pull Extended Zone??
Mar
2
comment Navigating Back with the keyboard in a Windows 8 Modern UI app
that's what i figured too, but it wasn't working
Feb
10
comment Swapped hard drive into new laptop - how do I remove old system files?
i did this and sure enough, all the hardware devices from my old laptop were listed. i deleted at least 50 unused items. i always wondered how Windows handled this scenario, i'm glad i finally asked :D
Jan
31
comment Can I change the location that Windows key + E opens to (Windows 7 specific)?
just gonna put this right here too since it solved my question mydigitallife.info/…
Jan
31
comment Is there a way to set up a default folder for Windows Explorer?
additional info related to this approach - mydigitallife.info/…
Aug
13
comment Which Unicode characters do smilies like ٩(•̮̮̃•̃)۶ consist of?
I am :( that these smilies are broked in Chrome. they used to work...
May
31
comment Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?
@crucified it's just a screenshot i grabbed off google image search
May
31
comment Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?
oh yeah, i totally forgot about that. great out of the box solution too
May
30
comment Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?
yeah but if i have 20 links on the site open, that's not much help
Dec
1
comment Is there a way to set up a default folder for Windows Explorer?
this doesn't seem to work for Windows 7
Nov
2
comment How do I disable the CD drive eject button in Windows 7?
this immediately crashed when i tried it
Sep
11
comment Which Unicode characters do smilies like ٩(•̮̮̃•̃)۶ consist of?
ಠ_ರೃ is a good one too
Sep
3
comment Can I change the location that Windows key + E opens to (Windows 7 specific)?
win7. looking for a native solution though - trying to avoid adding yet another little utility to keep track of
Jul
2
comment Automatic Windows Defender Updates with Manual Windows/Microsoft Updates
this has bothered me for so long. i never took the 2 minutes to google whether or not this was possible. now i know :)
Jun
21
comment How can I get Snow Leopard to recognize my third partition?
yes, I had no trouble read/writing to the 3rd partition from Win7. I've since scrapped this setup though and not running SL at all anymore, so I don't have any additional details to provide. thanks for contributing though
Jun
1
comment Unpredictable MBP wake from sleep in Windows 7 Boot Camp
I have an early 2009 15-inch MBP. Using Windows 7 Ultimate x64 with the 3.1 Boot Camp drivers.
Mar
12
comment Boot Camp: is it possible to restart directly to Windows from Mac OS X?
why doesn't it work with ntfs-3g? edit: found a possible workaround macosxhints.com/article.php?story=20080101043841537
Mar
12
comment Is it possible to use Windows 7 as a media center extender?
i agree, that's the way MS designed it, but if the xbox can do it, surely it must at least be POSSIBLE for a win7 to act as an extender, somebody just needs to write the software that impersonates itself as an xbox