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Java and C# FTW!


Jun
14
comment How do I exit a Modern UI app?
...erm, no. If you consider moving a mouse from one side of a screen to another to be an inconvenience, I'm not sure how you view using the computer. Plus, there's alt+f4.
Jun
13
comment How do I exit a Modern UI app?
@UpTheCreek: Why?
Jun
3
comment BOOTMGR is compressed
erm... This question was already answered with an answer that was way simpler and easier. What's the point of this one?
Jun
3
comment BOOTMGR is compressed
@NReilingh: I'm assuming you got stuck in a similar position. And yes, this answer is pretty badass, seeing as it saved me from several formats, terabytes of data download from the cloud, and two OS reinstalls.
Apr
28
comment Windows 8 Consumer Preview doesn't boot off a DVD of GParted
Okay, it worked. Thanks!
Apr
28
comment Windows 8 Consumer Preview doesn't boot off a DVD of GParted
Wow! Thanks, I'll try this. I had not heard of this.
Apr
22
comment What is the IE10 'dominant color' picker based on?
Hmm. I'll try this and see what happens.
Apr
1
comment Can I install Windows 8 updates to a Windows 8 partition without being booted into Windows 8?
@Corporate Geek: No, I can't boot into Safe Mode.
Mar
31
comment Can I install Windows 8 updates to a Windows 8 partition without being booted into Windows 8?
BSOD is 0xc000021a.
Mar
31
comment Can I install Windows 8 updates to a Windows 8 partition without being booted into Windows 8?
It says "There was a problem refreshing your PC. No changes were made".
Mar
31
comment Can I install Windows 8 updates to a Windows 8 partition without being booted into Windows 8?
@Ian Boyd: I can't refresh my PC. It gives me an error when I try.
Mar
31
comment Can I install Windows 8 updates to a Windows 8 partition without being booted into Windows 8?
@Ian Boyd: My data is on the Windows 8 partition and I'd prefer not to have to go through the reinstall process.
Mar
31
comment My PC's Windows 8 partition got destroyed. How can I fix it?
@Tom Wijsman: I already tried that. It didn't work.
Mar
22
comment Windows 7 x64 CD to MP3 ripper
@slhck: that comment looks funny when you look at the current 3 tags: windows-7, 64-bit, and ripping. (yes, I did see the original question & its' 3 useless tags)
Mar
10
comment How can I install OpenCL on Windows 8 Consumer Preview?
Ah, but that doesn't work - even under all/any of the compatibility modes. This is because, as shown in the title of my question, I am currently running the Windows 8 Consumer Preview.
Mar
7
comment How can I install Autodesk programs on Windows Consumer Preview?
working so far... {edit: woo! done! thanks a billion!}
Mar
7
comment How can I install Autodesk programs on Windows Consumer Preview?
@jdh: yes, but it didn't work under any of the options, unfortunately.
Mar
7
comment Windows 8 Developer Preview doesn't like my partitioning skills
I guess I'll give the check to this answer, because it was partially correct.
Mar
7
comment How can I make Windows 8 battery life decent?
Why was this closed? There can be a specific answer. See the accepted answer below.
Mar
7
comment How can I make Windows 8 battery life decent?
...The main part of my question was 'how can I make Windows 8 battery life decent again' not 'please tell me that the Windows 8 Consumer Preview is a preview because I'm 3 and don't know that already.'