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Category Archives: Windows

  1. How to disable autoplay and autorun in Windows 7 (probably similar on Vista & 8) May 28, 2013

    Posted in Windows.

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  2. Splitting a file under Windows and merging it under headless Linux March 8, 2013

    Posted in Linux, Windows.

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  3. How to hide notification bubbles in Windows XP taskbar (works on Vista too) February 4, 2013

    Posted in Windows.

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  4. How to install an Apache test server on Windows (XAMPP equivalent) March 6, 2012

    Posted in web development, Windows.

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  5. How to hide a program running in the command line December 15, 2011

    Posted in programming, Windows.

    1 comment
  6. How to avoid reboot after BOINC installation (in Windows) October 2, 2011

    Posted in software, Windows.

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  7. Switching your SATA hard drive from IDE to AHCI August 27, 2011

    Posted in hardware, Linux, Windows.

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  8. Fixing Graphviz’s installation error related to Microsoft.VC80.CRT April 7, 2011

    Posted in Windows.

    1 comment
  9. Sygate Personal Firewall February 19, 2011

    Posted in security, software, Windows.

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  10. Adding non-pinned shortcuts to Windows 7 Start Menu October 16, 2010

    Posted in Windows Se7en.

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  11. Dealing with WD Advanced Format hard drives on Linux, Windows and Mac OS (part 1) August 6, 2010

    Posted in Apple, hardware, Linux, Windows.

    1 comment
  12. Some 7-Zip command line examples July 20, 2010

    Posted in programming, Windows.

    8 comments
  13. A few Windows 7 customization tips April 5, 2010

    Posted in Windows Se7en.

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  14. Fatal error: Call to undefined function: curl_init() November 15, 2009

    Posted in Linux, servers, Windows.

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  15. What drivers for the GeForce 9650M GT? November 14, 2009

    Posted in Asus M50Vn, graphic cards, Linux, nVidia, Windows.

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  16. Open source IZarc equivalent December 2, 2008

    Posted in Linux, open source, Windows.

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  17. The 5 sins of Vista January 22, 2007

    Posted in Microsoft, Windows Vista.

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  18. Analysis of Microsoft’s Suicide Note (part 1) January 12, 2007

    Posted in digital rights and DRMs, Microsoft, Windows Vista.

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  19. BadVista.org: FSF launches campaign against Microsoft Vista December 16, 2006

    Posted in digital rights and DRMs, Microsoft, Windows Vista.

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  20. How Vista Lets Microsoft Lock Users In December 7, 2006

    Posted in digital rights and DRMs, Windows Vista.

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  21. 37signals shows how ridiculous it is to install something in Windows Vista October 29, 2006

    Posted in Microsoft, web development, Windows Vista.

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  22. Windows XP Flash parody October 22, 2006

    Posted in funnies, Windows.

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  23. Microsoft now decides to accept outside security for Vista October 15, 2006

    Posted in Microsoft, security, Windows Vista.

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  24. Blue Screen of Death – top 10 images October 13, 2006

    Posted in funnies, Linux, Microsoft, Windows.

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  25. Unlocking the Mysteries of Svchost.exe October 8, 2006

    Posted in Windows.

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