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I like the quote "Linux is only free if your time is worthless."

I never met an open source project that compiled on the first try.


Jun
12
comment Network Printers Offline (but not really)
Did you try the other suggestions?
Jun
12
comment Windows XP Pro - Run Menu autocomplete problem after SP3 install
My machine runs SP3 and it works as I described.
Jun
11
comment How do I recover/reset the admin password of a Virtual PC instance
Looks like you have a couple of solutions. Probably going forward you shouldn't let employees store important files inside virtual PC images.
May
29
comment Need Vista x64 boot disk to access hard drive & external drive
Go to the motherboard manufacturer's website and find the raid drivers. they probably provide a dos driver that can be loaded when booting from a floppy.
May
27
comment WD hdd connected to MSI P35 Platinium mb goes to sleep and wakes up instantly
Do you have the latest motherboard bios and raid drivers?
May
27
comment How can I determine whether an Antivirus product is installed?
Then also check for the existence of files.
May
24
comment What is a SQL Server instance?
I am pretty sure you can have up to 16 instances running on 1 computer.
May
22
comment Two identical displays, two identical graphics cards, totally different picture quality
Are the cards both PCI-Express? Or is one PCI-Express and one PCI, or AGP & PCI? You tried a different graphics card, same model or different?
May
21
comment Can I hack together a scanner driver for Win2K3 from XP, Vista, 2008 and 98 versions?
I have also had success stealing drivers from windows 2000 for various hardware.
May
21
comment Random workstation reboots
Is there any that is typically happening when it reboots?
May
20
comment How can I configure an USB Stick under Vista so that I can remove it while in-use without data loss?
I have had jump drives become completely corrupted by not using safe removal, but it is rare.
May
19
comment SQL 2005 Express DB Backups on Windows Server 2003 SBE
We wrote an application to assist in backups for our customers using sql 2005 express, but expressmaint looks like it does basically the same things. Or you can just do the stored procedure calls built into MSSQL
May
18
comment Win XP Pro install CD says it can't upgrade from Win 2K Pro
You won't have a option to upgrade booting from the disk. Only from within your Windows 2000 install. If you don't have that option, the I suspect Peter is right.
Apr
30
comment Best Windows remote support / screen sharing tools?
WebEx is terribly slow for remote access, it is better for conducting demos to multiple clients.