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Social sciences student and journalist by trade - geek by inclination.


May
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comment Router can see computer but computer can't connect to internet
Can you ping the router from the PC in question?
May
12
comment I can play “test” sounds, but no other audio works
Don't want to distract from the "interesting problem" angle this question might take, so just as acomment: Why didn't you just format and re-install Windows? Would have been a lot faster and less of a pain.
May
11
comment PHP file wants to download, not display?
Not only safe, but also necessary: For a PHP script to generate any output, it must be executed. It's a program, after all.
May
10
comment Is it possible to by pass auto run restrictions on windows 7?
Just out of curiosity: Why did you add "write to the registry"? It should be trivial for a program to write to their own registry hive.
May
9
comment How to Choose Hybrid Sleep?
You mean you want your default to be hibernation? Also, take a look at this question: superuser.com/questions/189008/…
May
8
answered Windows 7 share drive is mounted and can cd into it from ubuntu but cannot ls,cp,mkdir,etc
May
7
comment How does Windows know whether it has internet access or if a Wi-Fi connection requires in-browser authentication?
Thanks a lot, sir!
May
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awarded  Enlightened
May
6
answered How to make ^ and ` non-dead-keys on Windows 7 with German keyboard layout
May
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awarded  Organizer
May
6
revised How to make ^ and ` non-dead-keys on Windows 7 with German keyboard layout
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May
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revised How to make ^ and ` non-dead-keys on Windows 7 with German keyboard layout
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May
5
comment Windows 7 Logged on with a temporary profile
Have you tried System Restore? Works for user account settings, too.
May
3
comment LogMeIn Host Computer
It's important to note that Wake-on-LAN does not wake up shutdown PCs.
May
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awarded  Good Answer
May
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awarded  Citizen Patrol
May
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awarded  Mortarboard
May
2
awarded  Nice Answer
May
2
revised How does Windows know whether it has internet access or if a Wi-Fi connection requires in-browser authentication?
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May
2
comment How does Windows know whether it has internet access or if a Wi-Fi connection requires in-browser authentication?
That is indeed correct. I updated the answer to reflect that.