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Apr
24
comment New build not powering up at all after connecting psu cables to hard drive
@white, my pleasure
Apr
24
comment New build not powering up at all after connecting psu cables to hard drive
@white, take a look superuser.com/help/user-merge
Apr
16
comment Windows 8: Password is never accepted on first attempt
Have you checked the input language?
Apr
12
comment excel - how to enter formula for entire column
@pnuts what do you mean?
Apr
9
comment How can I add a user from Windows 8 to an ACL on Windows 7?
While this is true, it is not very practical in many cases. Moving user profiles is a headache on its own, and keeping the passwords the same is not trivial either (and it's a security risk)
Apr
4
comment Extremely high disk activity without any real usage
Can you confirm this with resource manager?
Mar
12
comment Ubuntu not connecting to network in Hyper-V
@RichardCook is that better?
Mar
12
comment Ubuntu not connecting to network in Hyper-V
@RichardCook what do you want me to add?
Jan
31
comment Change background color of office 2013
do you have a source?
Jan
28
comment media center for school
No, but I you should consider the max amount of information that a machine can reasonably pump out in your process
Jan
24
comment media center for school
Why not just buy better hardware?
Jan
18
comment Why the Samsung Series 5 fn brightness keys are not functioning?
Mind posting a comment to that question?
Dec
24
comment Can hardware keyloggers be detected? & how?
@MichaelKjörling or in this case, it could just have its own transmitter
Dec
24
comment Extremely high disk activity without any real usage
@Bob but does /b imply /r? (and how do you know that?)
Dec
24
comment Extremely high disk activity without any real usage
@Bob because my normal way of doing chksdk is to mash options that won't add more work. Fixing it now
Dec
24
comment Extremely high disk activity without any real usage
@Bob /scan runs the scan online for windows 8 (new version of chkdsk I guess). Its not nessisary, but it means that I don't have to stop using my PC while chkdsk is running
Dec
19
comment Formatting : The volume is too big for FAT32
@JeffAtwood That not "Windows XP can mount and support FAT32 volumes larger than 32 GB"? (unless I was implying that it could mount an support an invalid FAT32 volume, which case I'm sorry)
Nov
26
comment Windows 8 is losing options in the “Open with” menu after changing file associations
How can I add word 2013? It is a service, not an executable
Nov
26
comment Windows 8 is losing options in the “Open with” menu after changing file associations
I'm an idiot, I didn't see the download link
Nov
26
comment Windows 8 is losing options in the “Open with” menu after changing file associations
Do you mind pasting the screenshot before this? I can't find this dialog box