Chris
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Check if RAM port is dead
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Move the known working RAM module into the slot in question. Check BIOS at boot. If it recognizes the RAM, slot OK, if not - slot is dead.

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Temporary operating system from floppy disk
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As long as you don't mess with the filesystem of your primary OS system drive while using your alternative OS, yes you'll be fine, no files get auto deleted. I'm curious why on earth you are using a ...

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Replacing laptop hard drive
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There's a far easier way to get better information about the health of your hard drive. Download HD tune, check the SMART status, run speed tests and post here if you don't understand the results. ...

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Memtest freezing at 16 percent
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It's probably because there is a memory fault that even memtest can't deal with. If you have multiple sticks of RAM, remove all but one and run memtest again. Repeat with each RAM module so you can ...

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will running laptop in hibernation mode cause problems
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Hibernation mode is when the OS saves it's running state to disk and powers down. To say your system is "on" when hibernating is misleading. The system is paused, with every component powered off ...

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Can't Open URLs in Lync 2010
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I've had this problem with outlook before. Resetting the default browser to IE worked for me. If you have another browser installed set it as default, then do the same for IE. You can force IE to ...

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How to configure my TL-WR741N to forward DNS from my Chromecast to Unblock-US DNS servers
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You can set your router to use whatever DNS server you like, but if your Chromecast has hardcoded DNS servers (probably 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4), it won't even ask your router for DNS info and will ...

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Security certificate has been revoked Chrome
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Option 1 Repair windows start-up by booting from windows DVD If you can get it to boot, use chameleon to get malwarebytes running. Run malware bytes full scan and find out the full damage report. ...

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Task Manager shows more processes than I have running
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Unless there are processes you know should not be there, 100+ processes is not abnormal. I have just outlook and chrome running currently with 103 processes active.

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Windows 7 slows down when I connect the laptop charger
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Check that you have the correct power adapter. Not just one that fits and charges the laptop. The correct manufacturer spec power brick. Using the incorrect power brick on our 6550b ProBooks led to ...

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Certificate not trusted over Win7 to Win7 Remote Desktop connection
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Not really an issue so much as ssl doing what it's supposed to do. All it means is your computer does not recognise the entity which signed the certificate the remote computer is presenting to ...

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Sharing Internet connection across LAN
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A couple of things you should look at to avoid weird sh*t in future.... Unless the host machine is running a local DNS server I would point your router to use either the EVDO (if it supports DNS ...

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