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I love UNIX/Linux and Systems Administration.


May
24
answered Desktop Browsers Not Working, but “Metro” Internet Explorer Works (Windows 8)
May
24
comment ADSL connection drops - D-Link 2750U
then press for either the supervisor or get the problem escalated.
May
24
comment How to prevent WD MyBook Live Duo from going to sleep?
If the setting does not work, then contact the vendor (or at least look at the vendor site)...maybe you have a defective device.
May
24
comment ADSL connection drops - D-Link 2750U
probably ISP issues....secondary the DSL router box might be having problems (try power cycling).....finally this could be the hardware on your computer and/or driver.....there are a number of lower probability situations but you are going to have to troubleshoot them.
May
24
awarded  Tenacious
May
23
comment Lock screen in Windows XP asks for password even though user login without password
Why not reboot....
May
22
comment Do browsers (specifically portable browsers) have fingerprints, meaning can be distinguished from other installs or portable save?
What specifically is your concern....are you doing something that somebody might not like if you are discovered? Hopefully your question concerns ethical and lawful behavior.
May
22
answered Do browsers (specifically portable browsers) have fingerprints, meaning can be distinguished from other installs or portable save?
May
21
comment Does ticking Remember Me or Keep Me Signed In have something to do about Google Chrome knowing my Facebook Password?
"no ways of knowing" is pretty broad......
May
20
comment How to detect if a USB port is 3.0 or 2.0?
Which light? on what device? Is your question seeking information on the laptop or the SDD? or something in general?
May
20
answered How to detect if a USB port is 3.0 or 2.0?
May
20
comment How to detect if a USB port is 3.0 or 2.0?
In general? Or specific to your drive?
May
18
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How do I use tabs with the Linux “Screen” program?
May
18
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Wireless internet connection keeps dropping out
May
18
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How to retrieve contents of Stick Notes directly from file system?
May
17
comment How to press Ctrl+a+A
looks like a failure in the documentation to properly inform the users on the proper keypresses.
May
17
comment What is the proper use setup for an SSD?
I'd also like to add basically to keep all the windows stuff on the SSD. Thus in the event of failure, you do not necessarily involve your hopefully backed up and important data.
May
17
answered I want to ditch my SSD/HDD setup. What's the easiest way to get everything from my SSD, onto my HDD?
May
17
answered Optimal cluster size for random I/O
May
17
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Terminal command to upgrade from Linux Mint 16 to Linux Mint 17