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Forum: 64 bit Freeware 15. May 2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By freedog96150
Guess I should have used the term appliances. ...

Guess I should have used the term appliances. See http://www.vmware.com/appliances for a list of all virtual appliances that are available. Many are free.
Forum: System 14. May 2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
Glad it finally worked out. It was pretty much...

Glad it finally worked out. It was pretty much my last suggestions before claiming a complete stump.
Forum: System 13. May 2010, 06:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
Do you have this disk as an ISO file as well? ...

Do you have this disk as an ISO file as well? Maybe try to load the ISO instead of trying to load from the actual CD. How many drives? If you have multiple CD/DVD drives, maybe you need to set the...
Forum: System 13. May 2010, 01:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
Another oops. Meant DOH! with the exclamation...

Another oops. Meant DOH! with the exclamation mark. I typed a response out and then got sidetracked. I clicked submit and when the page refreshed, I saw that you had just posted a very similar...
Forum: System 13. May 2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
Just out of curiosity....have you been able to...

Just out of curiosity....have you been able to boot into that CD on other computers? Is it possible that this "magic disk" is not a bootable disk?

DOH: Looks like J.L and I crossed paths on this...
Forum: System 13. May 2010, 12:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
Guess I am just too darn used to VMWare ESX...

Guess I am just too darn used to VMWare ESX Server and ESXi which have almost no flexibility in VM file-type support. Without their converter, or some very expensive enterprise-level tools, you...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 13. May 2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,787
Posted By freedog96150
I know this sounds like an oversimplification,...

I know this sounds like an oversimplification, but if the form is for a printed use only and does not ever need to be filled out electronically, I simply use either Word tables or Excel to make all...
Forum: System 12. May 2010, 11:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
I have my VMWare VM settings set as you can see...

I have my VMWare VM settings set as you can see in the attached pic and I get this boot screen when I first power on a VM. I am using Player 3.0.1

The boot screen flashes very quickly for me and...
Forum: System 12. May 2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,948
Posted By freedog96150
VMWare server has a stricter hardware...

VMWare server has a stricter hardware compatibility list versus Player. For what you want to do, the Player version will be more than adequate. Make sure that you also grab the free converter...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 09. May 2010, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 21,791
Posted By freedog96150
As was mentioned in another thread, Microsoft...

As was mentioned in another thread, Microsoft offers a solution that works with most versions of their OS called Steady State. You have to download and install some software from MS first, then...
Forum: Security 09. May 2010, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,835
Posted By freedog96150
I have used Steady-State in corp environments for...

I have used Steady-State in corp environments for public facing kiosks but never in a home user environment. Interesting. I feel that the user will experience a ton of inconvenience with the way...
Forum: Internet, Web Apps and Networking 07. May 2010, 10:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,891
Posted By freedog96150
MS is pretty vague on their website. At this...

MS is pretty vague on their website. At this point in time they only support Vista with the platform upgrades and Win7, so my guess is that support for Apple and Linux will be absent in beta and RTM...
Forum: Internet, Web Apps and Networking 07. May 2010, 06:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,891
Posted By freedog96150
Be interesting to see if IE9, the most *standards...

Be interesting to see if IE9, the most *standards compliant* version of IE ever, has any impact on the numbers a year from now. With webkit support and a supposedly super-fast javascript rendering...
Forum: Linux 05. May 2010, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,858
Posted By freedog96150
Thanks for the notification. Can't wait to test...

Thanks for the notification. Can't wait to test it out.
Forum: ChitChat 03. May 2010, 02:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,595
Posted By freedog96150
So MS sides with arch rival to slam competing...

So MS sides with arch rival to slam competing product...how original of them.
Forum: Mac Freeware 02. May 2010, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,485
Posted By freedog96150
I use SuperDuper to make disk to disk copies on...

I use SuperDuper to make disk to disk copies on Mac's all the time. I always thought it was free for basic functionality but pay for advanced features. A quick look at their website and I find this...
Forum: General Computer Support 02. May 2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,929
Posted By freedog96150
Many modern OS's will support software RAID and...

Many modern OS's will support software RAID and configuring will be dependent on your hard drive configurations. If you are talking about Hardware RAID, then you will be dependent on the supplied...
Forum: Linux 02. May 2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 18,693
Posted By freedog96150
I know that this is straying off-topic (Naughty...

I know that this is straying off-topic (Naughty me) but I am going to concur with this statement. There was a point in time when I welcomed the challenge of configuring multi-boot MBR's. With very...
Forum: ChitChat 29. Apr 2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,595
Posted By freedog96150
My sentiments on all these silly battles between...

My sentiments on all these silly battles between Jobs and Adobe, Ellison and MS, Dell-lovers and Dell-haters, and all the rest of the lot -- Most are high on opinion and short on fact.
Forum: General Computer Support 26. Apr 2010, 06:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,387
Posted By freedog96150
Despite the unfortunate name, I have had pretty...

Despite the unfortunate name, I have had pretty good luck with PCDecrapifier to remove a good amount of the pre-installed "crap" that comes on these brand name computers. I normally jump into...
Forum: Security 24. Apr 2010, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,740
Posted By freedog96150
I have seen and dealt with other nasties on Linux...

I have seen and dealt with other nasties on Linux systems, i.e. rootkits. Believe me, getting rooted is about as fun as disinfecting the Vundo virus off a windows OS. The reality is that as Mac and...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 24. Apr 2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,071
Posted By freedog96150
I am not going to point you in any definite...

I am not going to point you in any definite direction, but a quick google search on "anonymous browsing" or "anonymous filesharing" will net you tons of good links. Make sure you have WOT active as...
Forum: Security 23. Apr 2010, 02:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,740
Posted By freedog96150
This is a big oops. I am glad that I took my...

This is a big oops. I am glad that I took my clients off Norton and McAfee a few years ago. Been using other products and methods. Anyway, one of my friends spent most of the day fixing 54 XP...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 21. Apr 2010, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,451
Posted By freedog96150
I do not know of any DOS batch file scripters. I...

I do not know of any DOS batch file scripters. I have used Scriptomatic (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=09dfc342-648b-4119-b7eb-783b0f7d1178&displaylang=en) with some...
Forum: Security 20. Apr 2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,388
Posted By freedog96150
The hosts file was designed to be name resolver,...

The hosts file was designed to be name resolver, not really a blocker. It blocks by offering a local IP, normally 127.0.0.1, in response to a domain name look-up request.

Blocking an IP at the...
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