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    Re: Whats my computer worth?

    A please or thank you would be nice....

    I'd say about $2000-$2200ish...is that a 2x 8GB pack or is that a mistake?
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    Re: Wireless Card not detecting

    Possibly - best way to check would be to use some sort of boot disk and seeing if it detects the network card.

    Replacing it shouldn't be too expensive though.
  3. Thread: Symantec Endpoit

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    Re: Symantec Endpoit

    We use it at our school (used to use McAfee) however it rarely does a good job of detecting adware and scareware, both of which are frequently found on school computers.

    We usually just use MBAM +...
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    Re: Presario F500 problem

    I would try that as well - startup repair usually attempts to do that, but I've found that it doesn't always do it.

    You mentioned above that startup repair was "no go", did it come up with an...
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    Re: Wireless monitoring

    In that case you could just add on another AP, like the WL-520GU or any of the linksys ones. Flash with tomato and you have both individual and total usage per day/month/week.

    Think they're dirt...
  6. Re: What's a replacement for Winsock FTP for Windows 7

    I personally use FileZilla, never really investigated alternatives though.

    This article explains all the options:

    http://lifehacker.com/5837818/the-best-ftp-app-for-windows

    Blam
  7. Thread: Google Reader

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    Re: Google Reader

    They could implement something similar to what they have in Gmail - Priority Inbox, marking items as either important or unimportant..
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    Re: Windows media recording to regular video file

    It was probably recorded using Windows Media Centre - hence the wtv extention.

    If you right click the file in windows explorer, you should be able to convert it to dvrms format using the option in...
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    Re: Adonit Jot and Jot Pro - Capacitive stylus

    Was it the Dagi? Same design?
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    Adonit Jot and Jot Pro - Capacitive stylus

    Anyone have any experiences with it?

    Been reading this thread on XDA and looks like a great stylus - excellent for making notes at school.

    Costly - about $30 including shipping to NZ, however...
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    Re: Anyone looking for an Asus Eee Transformer?

    Hello everyone - I do occasionally visit PressF1 to keep up with the news however I am retired as a forum addict :o

    Thanks darkstar - PM your banking details and I'll make the deposit tomorrow....
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    Re: Anyone looking for an Asus Eee Transformer?

    Has it been sold yet? If Metla doesn't want it a new tablet is just what I've been looking for....:)
  13. Thread: eee type

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    Re: eee type

    Thats because you've had lots of experience with the PC interface and none with iOS.

    IMO most of iOS is very well throught out and intuitive and easy to use, while on a PC you sometimes have to...
  14. Thread: eee type

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    Re: eee type

    That fully depends on what you'll be using the device for.

    The iPad is really good for 2 things, internet usage, and fun.

    By internet usage I mean email, web browsing, facebook, twitter etc. It...
  15. Thread: 1080p laptops

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    Re: 1080p laptops

    IMO even if you watch alot of movies, a 1080p won't make much difference at that size screen.

    I suppose the extra screen estate would be useful, but you'd be squinting and its probably not worth...
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    Re: Antivirus 8 spyware removal

    Regarding the redirect issue - have you tried resetting IE, as it seems to have fixed the problem for the OP in your link.

    In IE its in Tools>Internet Options>Advanced tab>Reset
  17. Thread: Firefox whitelist

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    Re: Firefox whitelist

    Yes, I've always used Leechblock but if you search on google there are quite a few.

    Do keep in mind that these addons can be easily bypassed by starting firefox in safe mode.
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    Re: Compaq Presario V6000

    Did you try safe mode? Wanuitech's suggestion is the best way to test the display/kb/mouse though.
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    Re: Boot Ubuntu form USB Drive not working

    While its booting up, tap F11, does your external HDD show up on the boot device list?
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    Re: Vista Basic Password Reset

    IIRC the one included in UBCD is offline NT. It may not be the latest version though, which might be causing the issue.

    HH, try using something like Konboot, which will allow you do bypass the...
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    Re: Backup & Restore in Windows 7

    Pato - doesn't seem like there's any bad context menu entries, but have you tried starting up in safe mode and testing backup there?
  22. Thread: PC/DVI AUDIO IN?

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    Re: PC/DVI AUDIO IN?

    The 3.5mm Male to 3.5mm Male should work - maybe you need to change the default audio device in the sound settings, in the control panel?
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    Re: Hardware for a home server?

    Depends on what you'll be serving....

    If you're just doing file serving and some media streaming then an atom build or low power AMD will do fine.
    e.g....
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    Re: Backup & Restore in Windows 7

    Could you please post a HijackThis log?
    It seems that some programs with context menu entries are causing this.

    Known ones include PowerISO, a-squared Free and CompareIt!.

    Blam
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    Re: Routers and Custom firmware

    I'd get a GU. You can usually get them quite cheap on trademe.
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