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Can’t get there from here

A few years ago I was working at a local tech shop and a woman came through and bought a wireless router.  A few days later she came back in with her laptop and...

Real Steal

This guys is practically giving this machine away, which ironically he should do. It does have 512MB RAM and can play just about any game...from 2003.Click the image to read the text. I bet...

12 years of education and not one keyboard?

My first IT job was on the help desk of a hospital back in 2001.  A hospital is a 24-hour operation (pun... sort of intended) and thus, so is the help desk.  The 8pm...

World of Diablocraft?

Sometimes I like to glance at craigslist and see what computer parts are for sale. It never fails you find a couple gems like these.First, this isn't even World of Warcraft, it's the Diablo...

Some things work best when there’s power

User: My PC is running slowMe: We're running a full anti-virus scan.User: Can't you make it run when i'm not at my desk?Me: This is the lunch hour.User: I'm working through my lunch.Me: Okaay....

No boot…

Stuff like this makes you wonder why people even attempt to change out their hardware themselves.via:

Dubious Product Comparison [info]

We all know that "Windows cleaners" like CleanMyPC, RegistryScanner or MyComputerIsFilthy (ok, I made up the last two) are just a bunch of tools that provide little, if no real utility for those of...

WiFi stands for “Well, Its Free Internet,” right?

A few years back, I was working Helpdesk for a large international company and we started rolling more users into the Virtual "work from home" program.  One evening, I received a phone call from...

Very aggressive AV settings

...might want to turn those down a bit...[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPeiuNmxPkM&w=600&h=407]

File copy complete in…

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