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    Win8 Enterprise evaluation

    Last night I install the above in a spare partition. Everything went well & able to browse around & online too. I went to the Personalise section & click on that part labelled Trust PC to sync my...
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    I check with that ISP provider that supply the...

    I check with that ISP provider that supply the email - that's nothing wrong with the server. When I changed from Window Live to Outlook Express on the desktop & to Microsoft Outlook on the laptop,...
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    Is there a quota in the number of emails in the...

    Is there a quota in the number of emails in the Inbox within Window Live mail? My friend is running WinXP pack 2 on his desktop & Win7 on his laptop. Both systems using Window Live & using a non...
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    Do a full inventory of your data whether it's...

    Do a full inventory of your data whether it's pictures, videos, applications or documents. Check their properties & add up the total file size & compare with what is shown in My Computer. If the...
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    Why use Windows defrag tool? Download...

    Why use Windows defrag tool? Download 'Defraggler' from cnet.com
    It works very fast in Vista & Win7 64 bit & you can see the defragging in action & the defragged files & folders.
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    For those who started computing before Windows...

    For those who started computing before Windows find it harder to adapt to the latest Windows. My brother in law was a computer programmer who writes software back in the late eighties. I was computer...
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    The best thing to do is still have to do it...

    The best thing to do is still have to do it manually. Go to Run & typed msconfig & enter. Click Startup & a whole list of startup programs appears. The thumb of rule is if you don't know what this...
  8. Clicking on the Drver tab shows that the driver...

    Clicking on the Drver tab shows that the driver is the original Microsoft driver dating back from 7/1/2001. Clicking on Update Driver and allowing Windows to search (online) for the best driver has...
  9. I have been using this usb sound device called...

    I have been using this usb sound device called Musical SX from Creative for 2 years. It has 2 line in, 1 line out, 1 SPDIF in, 1 jack each for headphone & mike. Adjust level for input & headphone...
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    In Vista & Win7 by default System Restore will...

    In Vista & Win7 by default System Restore will use up to 15% of the hard drive to save the restore points. So, these days having 30GB of system restore data is easily seen with the size of hard...
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    I did not change anything in Windows & I am not...

    I did not change anything in Windows & I am not suppose to without the owner's permission - I only troubleshoot.
    I don't think the Window Restore files will amount to 30Gb. This laptop was purchased...
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    If the 2 drives had been using for 7 years, it's...

    If the 2 drives had been using for 7 years, it's time to change them including the system as well. I change my DVDRW every 12 to 18 months - I have 4 of them on the same system & I used them very...
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    I was given an Asus laptop to troubleshoot...

    I was given an Asus laptop to troubleshoot because of poor performance. It's a Core 2 T6400 with 4Gb RAM running on Vista Home Premium 32bit for 2 years. Obviously the owner did not do any disk...
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    I have a Windows 7 machine and I have 2 video...

    I have a Windows 7 machine and I have 2 video cards installed running 3 monitors. I am running 1 off a Geforce 8500 GT and 2 off a Geforce 6200.

    Two different models of videocards on the same...
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    Have you gone through the Network Setup Wizard in...

    Have you gone through the Network Setup Wizard in Control Panel?
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    Have you try disabling User Account Control...

    Have you try disabling User Account Control (UAC)? Go to Start/Run/Type msconfig/enter. Click Tools & scrolled to "Disable UAC" & click Launch. Reboot & your system will no longer ask permission to...
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    If you are still running WinME you don't have to...

    If you are still running WinME you don't have to worry about viruses because they will not harm your system. I troubleshoot my client's old system also running WinME & found out his Norton antivirus...
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    Hard disks are dirt cheap nowadays unless you are...

    Hard disks are dirt cheap nowadays unless you are using a laptop. If not get a new hard disk & install your new OS & configure in Bios which hard disk to boot from. I am running 2 WinXP & Vista...
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    Search for a download called youtube downloader...

    Search for a download called youtube downloader 253b After installing, open program & copy the video URL in the space provided & clicked ok. I forgot from which website I download from but this...
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    Some motherboards have a 3 pin Bios reset jumper...

    Some motherboards have a 3 pin Bios reset jumper that you can short it by removing the jumper from the 1st & 2nd pins & place it on the 2nd & 3rd pin for a few seconds & replace it to the original...
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    A lot of good power supply units (PSU) from...

    A lot of good power supply units (PSU) from Corsair, OCZ, Antec etc have surge protection built-in. Not neccessary to have additional hardware unless you do not have consistent good power supply in...
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