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Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
OK, so close the account. It's really not a big...

OK, so close the account. It's really not a big deal. As I told you once before I don't need pointless ( and in this case rather silly) hassle. I only posted here again because I was specifically...
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
There basically is no "debate". You obviously...

There basically is no "debate". You obviously want to slag Windows, and praise Linux. That's fine with me. I can't see it serving any useful purpose, but it doesn't really affect me at all. If you...
Forum: Internet, Web Apps and Networking 28. Jun 2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,406
Posted By Mike Connor
I didn't bother trying it after seeing it cause...

I didn't bother trying it after seeing it cause problems on a few other machines. I don't use a spell-checker, never felt the need.

Although it is clearly stated in various places that this is is...
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
There are cars now available that wont start...

There are cars now available that wont start before you breathe into an alcohol tester. This stops most drunks from driving them, but there are also people who circumvent this.

With all due...
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
Your examples are all flawed. When a criminal...

Your examples are all flawed. When a criminal breaks into your car, is it the fault of the car?

When you know that "surfing the net", ( often aimlessly clicking on various things to waste time )...
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
All professional systems have these, they are...

All professional systems have these, they are known as administrators. Their main function is to prevent their users crashing the system by clicking on or entering things they shouldn't, and also...
Forum: Internet, Web Apps and Networking 28. Jun 2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,406
Posted By Mike Connor
Yes, happened on a couple of machines ( all...

Yes, happened on a couple of machines ( all running XP versions ). People involved went back to Thunderbird. Also caused various other write errors at shutdown when not in auto-modus. Looks like a...
Forum: General Computer Support 28. Jun 2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,846
Posted By Mike Connor
Looks like it may be a Chinese character icon; ...

Looks like it may be a Chinese character icon;

http://icons.mysitemyway.com/free-icons-clipart-tagged/chinese-characters/748/

but the only way to see which program it is associated with is to...
Forum: General Computer Support 28. Jun 2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,808
Posted By Mike Connor
OK. First time this has happened, so I thought it...

OK. First time this has happened, so I thought it might be my unfamiliarity with the system, and thus entering something wrongly, which was causing the problem. Now that I know multipe links cause...
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 06:36 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
Indeed, basically all this is off topic. I...

Indeed, basically all this is off topic.

I am not in the least "worked-up", "defensive" or "upset" about anything at all. I invariably try to view things as objectively as possible, it is one of...
Forum: Website Design, Support and Maintenance 28. Jun 2009, 05:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,986
Posted By Mike Connor
I think you will find it easier to use, you will...

I think you will find it easier to use, you will learn a lot more, and faster.

Joomla is simply too much for most "casual" users without prior knowledge. I don't think it is a very good system for...
Forum: Website Design, Support and Maintenance 28. Jun 2009, 05:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,986
Posted By Mike Connor
That is incorrect. ...

That is incorrect.

http://www.google.co.uk/search?q=ruby+on+rails+on+wampserver&sourceid=navclient-ff&ie=UTF-8&rlz=1B3GGGL_enDE329DE330
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 05:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
Unix and other systems existed long before...

Unix and other systems existed long before Windows, and there are still a large number of trained technicians for such systems. I don't know how old you are, but judging by what you write, I was...
Forum: Website Design, Support and Maintenance 28. Jun 2009, 03:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,986
Posted By Mike Connor
I have not yet met anybody who managed to get...

I have not yet met anybody who managed to get Joomla up and running as they wanted it satisfactorily as a "beginner", and even many "profis" avoid it.

Yes, you can do "everything" with it (not...
Forum: Software Suggestions 28. Jun 2009, 02:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,460
Posted By Mike Connor
If you want a tuner for Nokia; ...

If you want a tuner for Nokia;

http://www.google.co.uk/search?q=nokia+guitar+tuner&sourceid=navclient-ff&ie=UTF-8&rlz=1B3GGGL_enDE329DE330
Forum: System 28. Jun 2009, 02:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,373
Posted By Mike Connor
The operating system is actually rarely the cause...

The operating system is actually rarely the cause of most problems, the operator is.

lt doesn't make any difference which system they happen to be using.

A single click on a lot of things, on...
Forum: Website Design, Support and Maintenance 28. Jun 2009, 02:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,986
Posted By Mike Connor
Your problem is not inexperience, but lack of a...

Your problem is not inexperience, but lack of a target. Unless you know what you are trying to achieve, then it it is quite impossible to achieve it.

What sort of website do you want? Are you...
Forum: General Computer Support 26. Jun 2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,808
Posted By Mike Connor
How to hold your hands.......

Tried to reply to a "Computer health" article;

http://www.techsupportalert.com/node/198

but I am unable to post there, as the spam filter prevents it. Maybe it will work here?

Check out...
Forum: Freeware Installation & Usage 09. Jun 2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,120
Posted By Mike Connor
Installing QTTabBar

Quite a few people asked me about this, and I directed them to Gizmo's for the info, it seems that some are unable to find the required information.

You can find the fairly comprehensive...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 08. Jun 2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,708
Posted By Mike Connor
I am a bit tired right now, was up all night! ...

I am a bit tired right now, was up all night! Anyway, if you use the properties box, any explorer etc. set to show the info can be used to sort etc.

Here's the test file above with various text...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 08. Jun 2009, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,708
Posted By Mike Connor
Indeed, that's what tagging is. If you want to...

Indeed, that's what tagging is. If you want to search for photos based on comments you have added to the photo in some way,that's something else. I have never done it, so I don't know how you might...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 08. Jun 2009, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,708
Posted By Mike Connor
My pleasure. With regard to tagging, go here; ...

My pleasure. With regard to tagging, go here;

http://www.faststone.org/FSViewerDownload.htm

and get the tutorial. Tagging is covered on pages 22...26
...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 08. Jun 2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,708
Posted By Mike Connor
http://www.faststone.org/FSViewerDetail.htm ...

http://www.faststone.org/FSViewerDetail.htm

also reviewed here;
http://www.techsupportalert.com/best-free-digital-image-viewer.htm

came in third place there, but if you want the tags etc it's...
Forum: Security 07. Jun 2009, 11:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,783
Posted By Mike Connor
A friend sent me this after I told him about the...

A friend sent me this after I told him about the winupgro problem, ( came too late so I didn't use it). I have not tried it, and don't know anything about it, but maybe it's worth a try if this...
Forum: Security 07. Jun 2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,783
Posted By Mike Connor
I used this once on a friend's machine to remove...

I used this once on a friend's machine to remove winupgro, ( there are also a couple called "Wingo" and "Winupgo" ) when nothing else I had worked. It was a "last ditch attempt" before doing a fresh...
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