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A desktop Wiki editor/viewer: is there anything out there?
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Take a look at http://www.tiddlywiki.com/ it is very cool and runs on your local browser. If you have something like DropBox or Live Mesh it makes it even better. But it's not just a wiki! It has ...

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Cannot Delete Item "Could Not Find This Item" issue
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Boot into a Linux live CD environment and delete it with NTFS-3G?

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How can I fetch the images of a public website using wget?
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You can use wget and tell it to only down image files or use http://www.downthemall.net/ From http://www.delorie.com/gnu/docs/wget/wget_31.html You want to download all the GIFs from a directory ...

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Does Snow Leopard increase the maximum amounts of RAM on MacBook Pros?
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It can but you are still limited to your chipset. My MBP is limited to 3GB nothing 10.6 can do about that.

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Buying an OEM Windows for a MacBook
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Legally no, will they care probably not. To be 100% legal you will need to buy Retail.

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Why does "drag & drop" stop working after a while?
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Do you use texter from lifehacker.com? If you do disable it see if that fixes it there are a few options you need to change to get it working correctly.

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Can I use an onboard and pci vga simultaneously?
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More info would help Motherboard, BIOS, OS, types of cards. Depends on the motherboard and OS. We have one at work that will work just fine in Windows but once you try to boot up a some what older ...

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System clock runs behind
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CMOS battery, bug in the OS, I have seen it under systems with a heavy load losing time. Possible when you run down the battery and it goes to sleep or hibernation you lose time. If it's a new ...

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Add my applications to Vista’s Start Search
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I think he just meant Vista indexing his programs so when he types put, putty appears or whatever.

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Hard Drive motor not spinning up
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Best bet is to send it off to a data recovery specialist if the data is worth it. You could also try the slamming it on its side trick which has worked a few times for me.

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How do you find out whether your disc is SATA or not?
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Look up the model number? http://www.seagate.com/support/disc/manuals/sata/100320528a.pdf

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How to download Vim script on the command-line?
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Take a look at wget http://www.gnu.org/software/wget/

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Is there any reason NOT to use XAMPP (or a similar server package)?
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FTP isn't the greatest protocol to use for security reasons plain text passwords is one. Unless you update the software yourself you are stuck on their upgrade schedule which can lead to exploits and ...

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Can I watch iTunes-purchased movies using Windows Media Center on a Windows Home Server?
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I haven't seen any TV that supports iTunes DRM you may want to invest in Apple TV if you have some spare cash and plan on doing this often. Or if you have a spare computer for HTPC install iTunes on ...

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Runas Windows Explorer in Windows 7
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I see this on programs that lock access to a file or do not have permission to write/access a particular file. I see it a lot with Notepad++ so I just save it to the desktop then copy it over when ...

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Is iSCSI good for my situation?
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It will work just fine but for multiple computers you would need NFS/SAMBA. Since you never used it I would set it up so you can see what its all about.

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Windows Home Server or Linux cocktail?
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Windows Home Server if most of your network is DLNA or Microsoft based. The back up features and media serving is extremely simple. They also set up a dydns for you using *.homeserver.com that you ...

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Public Google calendar showing wrong time zone (GMT)
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In calendar properties you can set it up there when you share it. Are these events yours or someone else adding them, which may account for the GMT?

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Why can I not boot off non-Windows CD or DVD with Windows 7 installed?
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When you have more then one hard drive, cdrom, etc you only get so many choices to boot from even if you select them properly in the linked image. Make sure the drive you want to boot from is on the ...

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How to find if DVD writer supports DVD+R and/or DVD-R?
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Most burning software should tell you you could also post the model you have. Anything in the last few years should be able to burn both.

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Prevx vs ThreatFire ... what they do that the other can't?
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Zero day threats on ThreatFire, it doesn't need signatures to identify a threat.

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How to print an image over several sheets of paper
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Use rasterbator http://homokaasu.org/rasterbator/

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Amazon S3 bucket - download only certain files
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Mac? Transmit or web based http://www.s3fm.com/

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Since TrueCrypt isn't fully supported on Windows 7, what should I use?
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Why is Bitlocker out of the question? I would just wait for it to be compatible or go back to a compatible OS.

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Noticeable difference between i7 920 and 940 processors in real-life use?
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What software do you use that would benefit in the $300 price difference? If you are a speed junkie/bleeding edge you would of just jumped and got the 975 so I can't see the large price jump being ...

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Is TrueCrypt robust against data corruption?
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It's pretty good I have it running on a thumb drive that takes a lot of abuse and keeps on ticking. Of course always back up your data on site and off using something like Amazon S3/Mozy/etc. RAID ...

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Windows Live Photo Gallery - Order prints not working in Windows 7
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Just a guess but could it not be live until October when it's released to customers?

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Using a USB HDD being connected to trigger a scheduled task
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Take a look at the setupapi.log More info at http://www.forensicswiki.org/wiki/USB_History_Viewing

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FileVault performance Snow Leopard
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We use it to test at work and it doesn't seem any slower but we don't do much but write and browse the web with it. Make sure you have a good back up plan just in case you lose the password or your ...

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Which should I install first, Windows XP or Windows 7?
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Why do you need to dual boot XP? If you have Ultimate just install Windows 7 then install XP mode in Windows 7 and it's all virtualized. Unless you have some specific reason for it which you could ...

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