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    Dual booting Windows 10 & XP

    To see if my old hardware (Athlon 64 x2 3800, 2GB DDR2 ram) was up to it, I thought I'd try the TP, installed to a second hard drive, so as to not mess up my XP boot process. This was a mistake (the...
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    I know Sudo15 has replied, but I once had to...

    I know Sudo15 has replied, but I once had to replace a drive in a laptop that would not read CDs, but had no trouble with DVDs - I also assumed the CDs were iffy, but after testing enough different...
  3. I know its been a while, but having spotted your...

    I know its been a while, but having spotted your question: I can't see that you need to do anything special - just set the dropbox folder to the place where Shadowpeotect saves its files, and they...
  4. As I am testing Windows-10, I thought I'd give it...

    As I am testing Windows-10, I thought I'd give it a try. Office 97 (no access nor Outlook) installed fine, and ran with no errors, but the built-in help didn't work - the hoops I had to jump through...
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    When I open that arn file (some 3MB) with...

    When I open that arn file (some 3MB) with Autoruns (on XP) I can find no evidence of 'snapdo' (Autoruns has a text search capability), nor 'snap.do' nor 'resoft' (the masterminds behind it,...
  6. [SOLVED] I know you have resolved your main issue, but:...

    I know you have resolved your main issue, but: Since you already use Irfanview, have you tried using its excellent batch-conversion feature to copy the files from camera to PC? It does require you...
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    On my version (5.3) you have to select the...

    On my version (5.3) you have to select the 'Restore' tab and browse for an image file - once selected the Verify option appears, like so:
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    HTH you or others.
  8. I found the notes at...

    I found the notes at http://www.gadgetbuilder.com/Computer/SpeedFanInfo.html#SmartGuardian
    helpful. SpeedFan is tricky to use because it has to cope with a massive array of hardware, most of which...
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    I wondered if the option to 'show windows & tabs...

    I wondered if the option to 'show windows & tabs from last time' might be the problem (because it restores the last-closed instance of FF), so tried pinning a couple of tabs, resetting the start...
  10. Reviving VB4 project

    For some reason, this thread was closed after only 6 days. As a part-time programmer, I was keen to help, although I never used VB4 (I used the DOS-based QB 4.5, and then VB6). I can't tell what...
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    Does that mean you let it analyse all your music...

    Does that mean you let it analyse all your music in one fell swoop, then clicked 'save all'? If so, then unless 'undo' is still available, you may be out of luck. I have never used it, only read...
  12. Thanks - I know I could have (and probably did in...

    Thanks - I know I could have (and probably did in the past) look that up, but what I was hoping to find out was whether my GeForce 6150 on-board graphics (in particular) would work at a satisfactory...
  13. This aborts when it discovers my (XP) boot...

    This aborts when it discovers my (XP) boot partition is only 13GB, and appears unable to look beyond that to the other partitions and drives in the box. Does anyone know a way to check if the rest...
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    On a friend's laptop, a particular pressed CD...

    On a friend's laptop, a particular pressed CD could not be read, but recorded CD-Rs could be both read and written-to. I assumed the pressed CD must be faulty, but it turned out the drive was the...
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    Not that I know of, I'm afraid.

    Not that I know of, I'm afraid.
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    AIUI, the overhead associated with each packet of...

    AIUI, the overhead associated with each packet of data means that you typically need ~10 bits to transmit a byte, so 1 Mbps = 1,000,000 b/s ~= 100,000 bytes/s (B/s) = 97.6 kB/s = 0.095 MB/s. So the...
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    That last link...

    That last link (crystalmark.info/software/CrystalDiskInfo/index-e.html) allowed me to download an installer which, along with the advertised content, also included a 'safety monitor' of dubious...
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    How about 21 times? I found this somewhere in...

    How about 21 times? I found this somewhere in 2008:
    how about:

    "Wouldn't the sentence 'I want to put a hyphen between the words Fish and And and And and Chips in my Fish-And-Chips sign' have...
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    Only just spotted this: I bought a bare-bones...

    Only just spotted this: I bought a bare-bones ASUS PC with this motherboard about a year ago, and had endless blue-screens with the original memory I purchased (EXTRA VALUE 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 1333MHz...
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    No sign of unwanted green buttons using Firefox...

    No sign of unwanted green buttons using Firefox 21, even after I enable scripting, turn off Ad-Block+ and stop Ghostery blocking. So I thought maybe they had responded rather quickly to your...
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    A Google search on "Presario CQ5210F" finds...

    A Google search on "Presario CQ5210F" finds http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=uk&lc=en&dlc=en&docname=c01859813 as the second hit, and following the Motherboard M2N68-LA link I find...
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    A quick Google suggests the BIOS can be invoked...

    A quick Google suggests the BIOS can be invoked with F1 or F10 or perhaps CTRL-Alt_Esc - it all depends on the model. Let us know which Presario it is. Info at ...
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    Some test results

    I was intrigued, and (having never tried CD-RW discs on my Win-7 pc), decided to give it a go. After much too-ing and fro-ing, I may have the answer: When you first try to access a blank CD-RW, Win7...
  24. I realise this was a week ago, but my curiosity...

    I realise this was a week ago, but my curiosity about wmic found me this on XP (amongst other details):
    try wmic from the command line, to get the wmic prompt: wmic:root\cli> , then
    >diskdrive...
  25. I have never been able to persuade MSE to perform...

    I have never been able to persuade MSE to perform scheduled scans (in spite of trying all combinations of the few options available), so use a simple scheduled task with the following entry:
    ...
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