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answered ReSharper crashes Visual Studio 2008
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comment Network connection troubleshooting, unreliable ping
I edited the question shortly after posting - the connection to the router is all hard-wired. I am suspicious the router was the problem, after a reboot the packet loss was dramatically less (though still not lower than 1 or 2 percent.)
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comment Network connection troubleshooting, unreliable ping
@techie007 Yes, the packet loss is the same for all sites. Some don't respond to ping, but of those that do, the percentage loss is similar.
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answered How to make a VGA monitor display a white screen at all time?
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answered Windows Task Bar Item flashes when I click on it rather than opening
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comment How can I reverse mouse movement (X & Y axis) system-wide? (Win 7 x64)
My tie-in question on Electronics for a hardware-minded solution: electronics.stackexchange.com/questions/29014/…
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comment How to turn off Excel “Header Row” without losing data in it?
I had a similar problem, but the Update 2 was the solution: merely unchecking the Header Row option in the Design tab. +1 for that. Microsoft gets a -1 for the ribbon.
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comment How can I wipe a broken hard disk drive before sending it back to the manufacturer for maintenance?
+1 for blag - a violent robbery. Reference.com believes it is a word while Merriam Webster does not...
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answered How to solve problem installing Windows 7 onto RAID using Highpoint 2640x4:
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