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May
26
comment How will the Win10 free upgrade work?
For now it will be via windows update as suggested by user3710044. Also see this
May
26
answered What is the largest capacity hard drive and the maximum amount of RAM I can put in a Dell Optiplex 960?
May
26
comment My laptop's board burned that brazed to On/off
Stub in a new socket with some lead wires, basically move the socket off of the pcb board, requires advanced soldering skills.
May
26
comment Installed Programs on Windows 7
Try PC Decrapifier
May
26
comment Is a 7200rpm USB 3.0 drive going to have very similar performance to an internal 7200rpm drive or is it still going to be noticeably slower?
"can support up to 5gbs", you will get half at best.
May
26
comment Show an image/icon for a drive
Label is the name of the drive you wish to make it, same as a volume label for a hard drive.
May
25
answered Show an image/icon for a drive
May
25
comment Unable to take RDP of Windows server 2012 from windows 7
Install the latest RDP version on the W7 pc
May
25
comment What's the technical difference between a flash drive and an SSD?
Differences are and not limited to the quality of the flash memory cells and the memory controller. Usb flash drives typically use the lowest quality flash memory.
May
25
revised PC shutdown for unknown reason
spelling and formatting
May
25
comment What is the black powder/dust around a surge protector?
That's lightning dust, close cousin to pixie dust.
May
25
comment Is a 7200rpm USB 3.0 drive going to have very similar performance to an internal 7200rpm drive or is it still going to be noticeably slower?
No way usb 3.0 runs as fast as a sata hard drive on the sata bus. If you are lucky you get half of the max design speed on any usb device.
May
25
comment Decide to allow or block internet access to applications
Yes, it alerts and you decide to let it out or not, either a temporary rule or permanent. The paid version which I have also covers windows system files trying to get to the internet.
May
24
comment Unset “Windows to go” on Windows 8.1
Only thing I could find on the subject
May
24
comment What happens when laptops reach 100% charge?
Those rules are impractical for a laptop, would make for a part time job to do them.
May
24
comment Decide to allow or block internet access to applications
I like this one for Vista and up It uses the built in Windows firewall to do its magic.
May
24
comment Decide to allow or block internet access to applications
Any particular Operating System?
May
24
comment Unable to run cleanmgr to clean Windows Update files
Run a chkdsk on the hard drive, it may have free space issues which can cause crazyness with io operations on the disk.
May
24
comment Unable to run cleanmgr to clean Windows Update files
I would free up some disk space.
May
24
comment Internet Explorer 11 will not show videos after running CCleaner Registry Cleaner
See this page