Category: windows

My main machine is primarily used for websurfing, ssh and games, and because the first two are OS agnostic and the third isn’t, it runs Windows 7. Clare’s PC, however, runs Windows XP for games, and she would like it…

Leaving windows open always gets me into trouble, one way or the other. I overheat easily, and so I tend to leave the windows of my flat open wherever possible. This is good, but it does mean I occasionally suffer…

“And this, this is just cheating.” “It’s a valid critical form, and it seemed to go down well.” “Pah. It got needlessly self-indulgent towards the end. The punctuation stuff? Far too self-referential. Avoid it in future.” “I should avoid talking…

What if Microsoft redesigned the iPod packaging? And if you can tell me the name of the track that accompanies most of this, I’ll be your friend forever.

[11:36] {gilmae} how are we all today? [11:37] {Aq-Work} Not too bad [11:38] {Aq-Work} Currently I’m clearing the data off a W2k box so I can reinstall it [11:38] {gilmae} employed again, i see [11:38] {Aq-Work} Yeah [11:38] {Aq-Work} This…

(Reposted here partially in response to Aquarius on the subject) “Martin Underwood” wrote: “Johnny” wrote: “Conor” wrote: It means your PC won’t become a trojan infested pile of stinking crap That sounds like Windows to me, ever increasing in size…

Okay, so I melted a floppy drive. Could happen to anyone. Who hasn’t done it? I mean, there they are, solid plastic, sitting in your computer case. Obviously at some point it’s going to melt. It’s just going to. So…

Since it’s taken me all morning to find it, and other people may find it useful: A list of all XP Security Patches since Service Pack 1 This avoids the Catch-22 of having to put an unpatched Windows box onto…

I just avoided getting infected by Beagle by my virus checker. I got this e-mail: Dear user of Tmbg.org, Our main mailing server will be temporary unavaible for next two days, to continue receiving mail in these days you have…