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comment How does Windows know if a program is not responding?
@MSalters With startup being defined as the time before the first GetMessage? That feature allows simple command line apps to work without being considered hung as they don't need to poll the queue.
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answered How does Windows know if a program is not responding?
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comment Does increasing upload or download speed reduce ping?
40km/h on a bike is a lot, an amateur reaches 25 at most.
Apr
15
comment Does increasing upload or download speed reduce ping?
shipping a truckload of harddrives has a very large bandwidth but also a very high latency (round-trip time measured in days)
Mar
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comment What happens to unused data/space on a CD-R after burning?
@Logarr in my experience (with a different writer/software) it keeps the blank mirror sheen
Feb
11
suggested rejected edit on How to rename network printer on Windows 7?
Jan
20
comment Excel adds double quotes on csv export
except excel doesn't escape the quotes (unless his example wasn't from excel)
Dec
8
comment What is the value of MD5 checksums if the MD5 hash itself could potentially also have been manipulated?
MD5 is in fact blatantly broken against malicious changes assuming the original file was prepared for it.
Nov
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comment Is there any difference between computer speakers and a hi-fi?
hi-fi stands for high fidelity, that should give a hint. hi-fi generally ensure a good minimally-distorted frequency response while computer speakers may not
Nov
17
comment Is CRT degaussing really dangerous for nearby laptops?
and you can see the degaus coil right there
Nov
10
revised Force a file to be opened using an application in the same drive (USB)
imagized the images
Nov
10
suggested approved edit on Force a file to be opened using an application in the same drive (USB)
Oct
24
comment Why are Ethernet/MAC addresses needed?
@kinokijuf which is the entire point of layer 2, abstract out the specifics, most details in layer 1 & 2 are linked to hardware anyway and better solved by micro controllers these days
Oct
22
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22
reviewed Approve How to Set Firefox 4 to only store History for a set period of time, i.e. one day?
Sep
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comment Formula does not show superscript character
found on most azerty keyboards next to the 1 button