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    I am sure this is not the ultimate security, but...

    I am sure this is not the ultimate security, but for my purposes, it is enough. I occasionally allow friends to use my computer for their email (webmail) and don't want my own emails available to...
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    Thanks to all. I found a Thunderbird addon:...

    Thanks to all. I found a Thunderbird addon: "Force Authentication at Startup" which does what I need. It needs a Master Password to be set, and then it won't open Thunderbird without that password....
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    Password question

    In Windows 7 Pro, how can I password entry to an application? I remember that in previous versions of Windows, it was a simple process, but I can't find how to do it now. I want to prevent anyone...
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    I'm going to test that. I hope there isn't any...

    I'm going to test that. I hope there isn't any data charge. As for the switch, how does this work - does it just pick up the wireless from the mi-fi? The Mi-Fi has nothing for a switch to connect...
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    Now that I can connect each of my computers...

    Now that I can connect each of my computers wirelessly to the internet via the mi-fi, I can connect them to each other (2 at a time) with ethernet cables. It would be nice to connect all 3 at once,...
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    I tried the crossover cable, and it works!!. I...

    I tried the crossover cable, and it works!!. I didn't try a standard network cable, but I will, just to see if it would also work. I am happy to have a solution, and I thank everyone for their help...
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    Thank you - I will try the crossover cable....

    Thank you - I will try the crossover cable.
    Sheila
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    It is a HUAWEI, no specific model number. I am...

    It is a HUAWEI, no specific model number. I am in Belize, Central America, and this is supplied by SMART, the local phone/internet provider.

    If the unit doesn't allow me to share files, etc.,...
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    Computers don't see each other - How?

    My wireless router is a Mi-Fi, and both my laptop and desktop can connect to it and both can access the internet. (Thanks to the help I got here.:) But they cannot see each other.

    Previously I...
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    Thanks to all - I purchased a USB wireless...

    Thanks to all - I purchased a USB wireless adapter (Linskys) and am now connected.

    Sheila
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    Thank you - I'll get one today for my desktop.:o

    Thank you - I'll get one today for my desktop.:o
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    The only adapter showing is the Realtek - which...

    The only adapter showing is the Realtek - which seems to mean I have to get a second adapter (wireless). When you say a USB Wi-Fi dongle, I'm guessing that means that my Mobile Wi-Fi doesn't provide...
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    My main computer is a desktop. There is a second...

    My main computer is a desktop. There is a second desktop that I will also need to connect, but have not set that one up yet.

    Are you saying that my currect adaptor (Network adapter is: Realtek...
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    How to move from Ethernet to wireless?

    We have just moved to Central America from the US. I had previously used ethernet and had a ISP and had no trouble accessing the internet from any of my 5 computers. Also, the network worked fine. ...
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    Thanks for the information - I had already...

    Thanks for the information - I had already removed the conduit stuff from add-ons, but now will follow the rest of the instructions from the url you sent. Hopefully it will complete the job.
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    How to remove Conduit files

    Conduit toolbars and other of their files try to load every time I open Firefox. My antivirus (VIPRE) immediately quarrantines them and I then delete them, but the next time, they try to come back. ...
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    Thanks - I changed the pagefile (and also moved...

    Thanks - I changed the pagefile (and also moved it to the D-drive). I checked performance after the change and it stayed the same. (7.1)
    After reading some caveats about moving Firefox's cache to...
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    Yes, I really do have 16 Gigs of RAM. I need it...

    Yes, I really do have 16 Gigs of RAM. I need it because I work with very large Photoshop CS5 files. Which is why I thought it would help to move the pagefile.

    My internet connection is not...
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    I checked out the links (and learned a lot), and...

    I checked out the links (and learned a lot), and applied most of the tweaks. The one I'm not sure about is changing Firefox's cache to use RAM - is that better than moving it to the other drive? If...
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    Thanks for the info. I will check out the links...

    Thanks for the info. I will check out the links you both provided. I'm guessing it would be a good idea to put the swap drive on the non SSD? (Probably the links will answer that) :)

    Sheila
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    SSD Drive questions

    I know that an SSD has a limited number of writes. If I have a shortcut on the desktop (C-drive is the SSD) to an app on a different drive, do writes in that app affect the SSD because of using the...
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