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Systems Administrator, Consultant, Programmer, Linux geek, Computer geek, Networking geek.

I work for Net Direct, Canada's leading Linux solutions provider and largest Canadian IBM System x VAR.

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awarded  Yearling
Jun
27
comment Is my OS installed onto my SSD?
@Cornelius Sure you can, it works just fine. It may trigger a reactivation but that should pass without issue.
May
2
awarded  Constituent
Apr
25
revised CMD - System and computer architecture command(s)
added 61 characters in body
Apr
25
comment CMD - System and computer architecture command(s)
Must have misremembered the bare msinfo, yes. Didn't have a Windows machine handy to test at the time. But msinfo32 works on any system.
Apr
24
comment CMD - System and computer architecture command(s)
"about the operating system installed and the computer architecture, such as CPU architecture or about the memory" ← msinfo covers OP's requirements. From memory, some systems only have msinfo.
Apr
24
answered CMD - System and computer architecture command(s)
Apr
22
answered Permanently delete files from a flash drive
Apr
21
awarded  Caucus
Jan
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
6
asked Removing support for Lenovo's Battery Safeguard “feature”
Jan
6
comment disable windows battery feature
In general, BIOS updates require your computer to be plugged in to AC for additional protection against sudden shutdown. I strongly suspect this is the case and you've misread the error.
Nov
4
comment Raid5 reconstruction is extremely slow
"RAID5 reconstruction is extremely slow" Yes, yes it is.
Jul
29
awarded  Yearling
Jul
29
comment Removing Search Box from the Start Menu without disabling indexing
Customer happiness was not a stated requirement! :D (you can edit that menu all you want so it looks like the top one)
Jul
29
answered Removing Search Box from the Start Menu without disabling indexing
Jun
12
comment Firefox subpixel rendering on Ubuntu
OK… now neither of my systems has a .fonts.conf, but it looks OK at work on a similar system. I'll try this out later. Moar testing!
Jun
12
revised Firefox subpixel rendering on Ubuntu
added 134 characters in body
Jun
12
asked Firefox subpixel rendering on Ubuntu
Jun
12
comment Standardizing Font Rendering Across Mac, Linux, and Windows
LaTeX is not a WYSIWYG editor. It's a markup language that can produce consistent results across varying platforms.