Conroy does it again
Our Minister for stupidity has censored his own site to remove referances to internet censorship. Bullet in foot again????? ... 26 Feb 2010 08:30
Is MS up to their old tricks?
ran the latest win2K update this morning and now the system is thrashing. continuous 100% cpu usuage. Looks like they have screwed printer spooling as spoolsv.exe is just chewing up cpu time. Wonder if it is a way of driving customers to update as support for win2k drops in July 2010. Might be time to ju... 24 Feb 2010 23:17
Creating and pinning shortcuts to Win7 Taskbar?
Still more experimenting with Win7. I have some shortcuts that I use to copy files. They're just batch files. On XP I had the shortcuts on the task bar. However, in Win7 after creating them and having them sitting on the desktop, when I dragged them to pin them to the taskbar they wouldn't "stick". The red "bar"... 26 Feb 2010 15:18
The features of a computer
Scotty from "star Trek" knew Two things about a computer. nothin and nothin. So, where are things today? The basis formats of "Reproductions in the interLay's is in fact a simpled but formats complicted scenarios of what indicies alterations? Impath. Psy inters-version on Lines supers computers in a nut-shell... 23 Feb 2010 22:43
The time I shouted CARROT...NEXT lemons!
"Trevor Wilson" <Trevor(a)rageaudio.com.au> wrote in message news:7ucfheF3bcU1(a)mid.individual.net... Does anyone remember the time we all went to the pub and I drank a whole schooner of beer then shouted CARROT and everyone pissed themselves laughing? I remember it like it happened yesterday. How w... 22 Feb 2010 11:49
Worth a look at this uTube
Tech Guy Gives Lesson in Security and Good Manners to Wi-Fi Stealing Lady http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0zt4opqL18&feature=player_embedded ... 22 Feb 2010 15:15
Windows 7 - Classic Windows Look?
Can Windows 7 be configured to look like the "classic" Windows, such as what you can do with XP? I'm having a play with it at the moment. I'm not that impressed with it. Not sure if the "improvements" make Windows any easier to use. ... 1 Mar 2010 19:50
Update on weird problem.
I ended up having the machine on the bench for 7 days and it finally failed in the same manner as at the customers house. Would not turn on at all. Disconnected all peripherals and still would not turn on. Replaced the motherboard and all happy again. ... 22 Feb 2010 12:57
trying to submit a domain name query to http://www.uwhois.com/ but no response. Can someone please check on the site? Pete ... 3 Mar 2010 12:58
Skype Out on Mobiles?
Marts wrote: In today's paper... http://www.theage.com.au/digital-life/mobiles/barriers-to-skype-on-mobiles-evaporate-20100218-oiof.html How can there be savings from using Skype Out when calling domestically? Depends on what you pay for domestic calls. Skype charges for its calls and then there ... 19 Feb 2010 04:21