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Feb
4
comment What limits Windows 7 x64 machines to <=192GB RAM?
@MattH the limit to 3GB is because the upper Gig is memory mapped to peripherals
Jan
13
comment My computer is loud: How do I tell which fan is the issue?
or a bendy straw
Jan
13
comment My computer is loud: How do I tell which fan is the issue?
did you put your ear near the various fans to see where the noise is louder?
Dec
6
comment Can this port be used to connect an external display to laptop?
technically you could use a screen sharing software and a virtual desktop but that requires a second computer...
Nov
30
comment Removing or disabling Chrome’s Task Manager with a batch-file
this somehow screams XY problem
Nov
29
comment Removing or disabling Chrome’s Task Manager with a batch-file
let me guess you want to block users from closing tabs/visiting there own sites
Nov
28
comment Why do some RJ45 plugs have the lock release clip under a rubber cover?
there are cables with just a flap over the clip, these provides a much large surface area to press against when removing
Nov
28
comment Userscript to bypass websites that disable right clicking in the browser?
most browsers should have an option to block the context menu override (in FF it seems to be in about:config dom.event.contextmenu.enabled)
Nov
13
comment How to delete a line in Notepad using Replace?
or replace \r\n.*W Useless:.*\r\n to \r\n on non-"dot matches all" mode
Nov
12
comment Speeding up ping
you can smoke out the other people using your distribution so only you are on it
Oct
21
comment What keeps you from changing your public IP address and wreaking havok?
the default gateway is shared across everyone on the same line so it doesn't lose that address, and a broadcast address is lost anyway in IPv4 (and is also shared in the line, maybe even across several lines)
Sep
12
comment Write to pdf file while having it opened in Acrobat Reader in Windows 7
and it will depend on the other program that has it open, looks like adobe reader keeps the lock as long as it is opened
Sep
6
comment My RAM / memory sticks got wet, can I still use them?
put it in rice if you want low humidity
Sep
5
comment Does only GIF support animation?
@Thomas do you want a wing or an omelet ;)
Aug
30
comment Why does RAM have to be volatile?
if you call random access any memory where accessing a random spot takes only O(1) time in terms of size regardless of the current state then DRAM is random access, a HDD has access in O(#tracks+rotation_time) which varies for size
Aug
23
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Jun
24
comment Best way to transfer files across unstable LAN?
@JamesTheAwesomeDude google man split
Jun
7
comment Windows claims Im connected
is your firewall configured correctly?
Jun
4
comment Backup many files by keeping all old versions
you can keep diffs instead of full files (works best on txt files though)
May
27
comment How to set up multiple websites on a server with one static IP?
this is exactly the reason why the host header was made mandatory in http 1.1