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    Re: Is there any hope for us ?

    The latest isn't always the best. Sometimes lagging behind has its advantages.
  2. Re: HDD gone RAW ... back to NFTS but not accessible

    Testdisk is pretty good for a free tool.

    I also like FileScavenger but that requires purchase.
  3. Re: HDD gone RAW ... back to NFTS but not accessible

    Best not to run Chkdsk on a drive that's gone corrupt without first checking SMART.

    If there are reallocated or pending sectors in SMART, do NOT run chkdsk as there may well be more data loss or...
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    Re: EATX to ATX adapter wanted

    For the record, that's an inductor next to your connector, not a capacitor.
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    Re: Windows Explorer cannot read file

    You can't open the drive at all, or just can't copy a specific file?
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    So Windows has become adware like Android?
  7. Re: How to receive the built in microphone with ear phones?

    You need to enable the monitor/playback of the microphone. Usually this is muted because people only want recording.
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    Re: Should the sale of Lotto be postponed?

    At best, gambling is a luxury for those who can afford it, at worst it's a life-destroying addiction.

    I have bought the occasional lotto ticket, usually when the jackpot is ridiculously high, but...
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    Re: Should the sale of Lotto be postponed?

    How is that a bad thing....?
    When did anyone need to waste money on lotto tickets?

    Next you'll be telling us there's drug addicts being discriminated against because their local meth dealer is...
  10. Thread: Joke

    by Agent_24
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    Re: Joke

    Hilarious.

    Try telling me with a straight face that the American suck-ups (National) wouldn't have followed Trump's stupidity and denied Covid long enough that we'd be in the same position as USA...
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    Re: Breach of Rights

    Pathetic. Makes the case for carrying an audio recorder and keeping them accountable.
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    Re: SNOW, TRAFFIC JAMS AND ELECTRIC CARS:

    It can happen spontaneously although perhaps not often. I recall an issue with Ford Cortinas that had a faulty fuel tank filler pipe that could leak and cause a fire. Also seen where modified cars...
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    Re: SNOW, TRAFFIC JAMS AND ELECTRIC CARS:

    And a vehicle with a tank full of highly flammable petroleum has never caught fire or exploded and killed anyone - right?
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    Re: Breach of Rights

    Agreed.
  15. Thread: Bugger

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    Re: Bugger

    Exactly.
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    Re: MS Office - where did that come from?

    I don't believe in free stuff when it's offered by a multinational corporate entity.

    I'd love to see the Office 365 EULA. It's probably full of anti-privacy...
  17. Thread: Defraggler

    by Agent_24
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    Re: Defraggler

    Technically, yes, but the presence of any bad sectors usually precedes more, or outright failure of the drive in short order.
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    Re: MS Office - where did that come from?

    Also by using online office, I'm sure Microsoft will data-mine all your documents for targeted advertising and who-knows-what-else too!

    Why else is it free?
  19. Thread: Defraggler

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    Re: Defraggler

    Any failing drive can/will cause data loss, if you defrag it or not.

    One reason why it's recommended to run scandisk/chkdisk before defragmenting. Although it seems Windows nowadays lets you run...
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    Re: Windows 11 leaked

    A lot of them don't, actually.
    It was only Ubuntu and its derivatives that started the Year.Month versioning scheme.

    For Debian, which Ubuntu is based on, the latest is version 10.

    None of...
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    Re: Covid Vaccine -Grrrrr!

    It's always a scam, even when it isn't.
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    Re: Windows 11 leaked

    I have no idea what you mean by "Linux 18" but it depends on the distro. Some aggressively deprecate support for older hardware while others don't.
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    Re: Windows 11 leaked

    Yeah, it's called Linux :p
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    Re: Windows 11 leaked

    It's much better than it was though. A big problem is with titles such as PUBG, as the anti-cheat software is unable to function in wine. The game itself would probably run fine.
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    Re: Spark plug madness - what's the answer?

    Interesting, I didn't know that.
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