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“Avoid this Windows 7 patch unless you want nagging end-of-support warnings” by Lynn McGuire[_3_]
“Avoid this Windows 7 patch unless you want nagging end-of-support warnings” https://www.zdnet.com/article/avoid-this-windows-7-patch-unless-you-want-nagging-end-of-support-warnings/ “Windows 7 end-of-support notifications to begin appearing on April 18, 2019.” Ugh. Lynn
March 22nd 19 10:58 PM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Stereo PC crap [AKA: digital domain audio/visual] by Flasherly[_2_]
Swapped out one of two ASUS Xonar's, I have, in duplicated models. Seems I managed to break the primary backplane stereo/quad (archaic: duplicity) over various two-amp configurations, as well as in mixer-board blending. Anyway, I went to S/PDIF in TOSLINK laser-carrier modulation. Which doesn't...
March 21st 19 08:17 PM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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Here they come by Flasherly[_2_]
Direct China marketing, but 500G may be a sub-$50 sooner than expected ADATA via Rakuten.com has SU650 960GB on sale for $85. Use code AD15. 480 GB also available. Details below. ADATA SU650 960GB: $85 AC / ADATA SU650 480GB: $43 AC + Free Shipping
March 16th 19 03:31 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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Chrome blasts XP out of the water when I Exit from it by John B. Smith
My employer uses Google Chrome for their OS (it's a school). I installed some variant of the Chrome browser on my WindowsXP desktop and am able to sign onto the school's website, get my email, view paychecks, ask for time off, info on snow days etc. Very useful. I can't make out what version of...
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March 11th 19 02:33 PM
by Shadow[_2_] Go to last post
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WTF is this on winfast nf4fsk8aa motherboard, wierd optical spdif ? by [email protected]
What the **** is this on the last picture ? https://www.legitreviews.com/winfast-nf4sk8aa-8ekrs-motherboard-review_328/2 4's thing from the left, it's some kind of square port ?! black ?! It's supposed to be some kind of optical connector but it looks totally different...
February 10th 19 10:20 AM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Anti-virus for XP? by John B. Smith
I just noticed, finally, that my Avast is 'no longer supported for XP or Vista'. I'm looking for a free antivirus and it seems to be a tough hunt. I finally downloaded something from Scanguard, but it's not really free, just runs a scan for you, there's no real-time protection. I wasn't able to...
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February 6th 19 02:23 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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TeeVee audio amp gaving it up by Flasherly[_2_]
Cold weather operation, which may change when warmer. Software auto-off/on LED television function. Switched back on, there's a minute or two delay, after which, the audio amplifier goes nuts, into a full-volume condition similar to white-noise. Vol turned fully off still leaks some discernable...
January 27th 19 07:23 AM
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GBps to MB/s by amdx[_2_]
To prevent spambots I need to answer this question to confirm registration to a forum. If USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2 speed is 10Gbps, What is the speed of 10Gbps in MB/s (Answer must include MB/s): I thought it would just be Gig to Meg or 1000, but I get that is an invalid answer, So I googled and...
January 25th 19 03:57 AM
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Lengthen the life of Windows 7 using the legal system by Mr. Man-wai Chang
Can a class-action suit be filed to US Court to force Micro$oft to extend its support for Windows 7? I do NOT think Windows 10 is ready for the prime time, it's update is absolutely as horrifying as a data doomsday. -- @[email protected] Remain silent! Drink, Blink, Stretch! Live long and prosper!! /...
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January 22nd 19 06:21 AM
by Bill[_39_] Go to last post
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Windows 10 file and printer sharing options are ON by default,and OneDrive is PUBLIC by default, beware! by [email protected]
On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 8:19:57 AM UTC+1, RayLopez99 wrote: I was recently shocked to find my printer and file sharing options are ON by default in Windows 10 (I thought I had turned them off, but I guess not, or maybe one of the recent Windows 10 upgrades turned them back on, as often...
January 16th 19 03:54 AM
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Thread Tester (version 0.04) is now available ! by [email protected]
Hello, My latest and greatest test tool "Thread Tester" is now available ! http://www.skybuck.org/ThreadTester/ Navigate to version 0.04 and download either a winrar, winzip or 7zip file and extract to some folder for example C:\Tools. After extraction there will be a folder:
January 9th 19 04:00 AM
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Cookies lag your browser by [email protected]
Cookies and other "persistent data" from websites is a lagging your browser and system as follows: 1. Tiny little ****ty files stored on your harddisk's file system causing: 1.1 Huge load times when the browser starts, harddisk needs to seek all these ****ty cookies and other crappy website...
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January 7th 19 03:13 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Congratulations to Creative Labs X-Fi Elite Pro 7.1 Soundblaster BESTELECTRONICS PRODUCT of the last 13 years. by [email protected]
Hello, I really need to go to sleep and I am very tired and sleepy but I just occured to me... I was thinking about and counting all the components that died/broke of my DreamPC from 2006 in the last 13 years and then I realize something here goes: In 2006 I bought this DreamPC and literally...
January 6th 19 11:08 AM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Why is side left and subwoofer swapped for 7.1 in windows 7 ? BUG BUG !!! by [email protected]
I connected pretty much everything as described he https://www.creative.com/oem/resources/soundcards/sb046x.pdf And all connections connected to the proper inputs on the denon receiver 1909. I am not sure about the subwoofer/side left connections. There are two configurations possibly.
January 6th 19 10:15 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Advice on BluRay burners and media by Jim[_38_]
Hi everyone, so i have been backing up data/movies to DVD for years and it's served me well, i know many will say optical drives and media are dead but i'm in the camp that does not agree. I still back up to HDD (both internal & external) and vital images and docs get uploaded every 24 hours...
January 6th 19 08:17 AM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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Installing Creative Entertainment Center fails on Windows 7 by [email protected]
Hello, I am pretty sure my Windows 7 was a clean as possible given the circumstances though... not entirely clean lots of software on it, but creative-wise should be gone/good to go. Every time I try to install installation cd from nero image it fails at 24% when it tries to install; Creative...
January 5th 19 05:20 AM
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Creative X-Fi Elite Pro Breakout Box SPDIF/Optical OUT to Denon 1909Receiver Optical IN not working ? by [email protected]
Hello, Today I bought an SPDIF-optical/TOS link cable to experiment with soundblaster to receiver audio processing options. The idea is to use creative labs audio processing from x-fi in combination with denon receiver audio processing to see what the ultimate effect/output/sound would be...
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January 5th 19 04:41 AM
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Phone does not work properly. (Telefoon werkt niet goed.) by [email protected]
English (google assisted translation): Hey, My phone does not work well according to my family. (Old wire telephone connected to cable modem for internet and VOICE over IP..) They're trying to call me. The phone does ring on their side.
January 3rd 19 08:16 PM
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David your blog by Diesel[_2_]
https://vxer.home.blog You already know that, because you've gotten a copy of the notification and replaced the url with another one. You don't have permission to host my things, and you never have. So, I've succesfully nuked yet another unuauthorized copy of something you uploaded without my...
January 1st 19 01:14 AM
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too-fast RAM will not work? by [email protected]
I received a feeble PC - AMD E2 CPU with a jogging 1866 speed memory controller. Hoping that I could improve it somehow, I stuck in a second DDR4 DIMM. The spare I had was 2666 speed, but didn't work. My understanding is that DIMMs offer 2 speeds below the rated speed, so it would have offered 2133...
December 29th 18 06:35 AM
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