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May
13
comment Remove quotation marks around a number (while leaving other quotes)
This assumes that each number is a floating point number. However, this is the more correct answer thus far.
May
13
comment Should a laptop battery be 100% healthy out of the box?
It's actually the 11th commandment that Moses broke on Mount Sinai: "Thou shalt not deliver a laptop battery less than 100% charge"
May
8
comment Hazardous materials in a hard drive
There are plenty of ways you can pinch and cut your flesh, but as far as hazardous materials.... I haven't died from dissecting a HDD.
May
8
comment How to draw 12W DC output from PC motherboard/PSU/USB?
Quite honestly I think it's going to be more trouble than you want. Just go get the power adapter.
May
8
comment ubuntu pc freezes and reboots
You're going to have to provide more details regarding this. There's not enough info to really help you here.
May
8
comment How to run .bat file on both windows and mac
Python should already be installed on the Mac. You'll just have to install Python on the Windows machine.
May
8
revised sending very large amounts data (500GB-1.5TB) over the internet
deleted 26 characters in body; edited tags
May
8
comment sending very large amounts data (500GB-1.5TB) over the internet
Using this little tool assuming you'll have Gigabit Ethernet all the way it'll take you 3 hours to transfer that amount of data. Thing is, the internet isn't all Gigabit Ethernet quality speeds.
May
8
comment How do I convert avi and mkv to Mp4 while preserving quality using ffmpeg?
I've edited your question to better match what you're asking for. I don't know how to use ffmpeg but I'm someone around here does.
May
8
revised How do I convert avi and mkv to Mp4 while preserving quality using ffmpeg?
deleted 39 characters in body; edited title
May
8
comment How do I convert avi and mkv to Mp4 while preserving quality using ffmpeg?
I don't think that's possible. You're talking about different compressions. You're going to get some quality loss no matter how you try.
May
7
comment Windows 7 File Transfer Speed Over Gigabit is Exceeding Expected Limits(!?)
Let me get this straight... you're complaining that a file x-fer is going too fast?
May
7
revised How do I defer delivery of email for less than a minute in Outlook?
Well, I was gonna get a high five, but, I see that I'm already here. And with a snake on my head!
May
7
comment How do I defer delivery of email for less than a minute in Outlook?
Unless you're willing to use VBA to do it, it's not possible.
May
7
revised Windows 7 doesn't see my 2TB partition created in Windows XP
Hold on, I'm not done with the props yet!
May
7
reviewed Close FFmpeg x264 Encode Settings
May
7
reviewed Leave Open What is this thing on the cord of my IBM model F keyboard?
May
7
reviewed Close Can't view appointments in Outlook 2010 monthly view
May
7
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Having trouble installing Linux Live CD on to a VirtualBox Hard Drive (install option is not working)
May
7
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Is it faster cracking the wireless WPS pin code if I already know it?