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    Just do what you want to do, and ignore all that background stuff. The OS knows what it's doing.....believe it. It might help though...
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    So, you're in FL. But, where in FL? If you're close enough, I'd love to help you with your problem. I upgraded quite simply from 7 to...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread 8.1 just for fun.
    Yes, "Windows Mail" from Vista. Copy all the files from Vista and install them into Windows 7 or 8.1 in place of the files in those...
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    What a beautiful Avatar!!! Beats a crusty old man, carrying a stick! :roflmao: I really hope that you got it fixed. :cool:
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    When I installed Windows 8.1 on my desktop PC with a GeForce video card installed, it took Win 8.1 several days and several reboots to...
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    Mike, You've not been back since April 16, so I have to ask....."Did you get it all sorted out?" Since you last posted, I've installed...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread 8.1 just for fun.
    Since the death of Vista, I've been running "Windows Mail" as my email handler. It was/is almost exactly like good ol' Outlook Express...
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    TechnoMage reacted to spapakons's post in the thread 8.1 just for fun with Like Like.
    Even today it is amazing how you can speedup a computer just by stopping some useless applications loading at startup, defragmenting the...
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    TechnoMage reacted to spapakons's post in the thread 8.1 just for fun with Like Like.
    I know many would also suggest VLC that plays almost everything, but there is a catch... VLC plays videos and music using its own...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread SSD Technical ?.
    Likewise, I used and loved the V-20 chip. Nice upgrade! I also got into the ERSO Bios chip, and did a little reprogramming, to speed...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread 8.1 just for fun.
    Fine, but you're talking about things that the average user would have no idea or concept of. Or, Above their pay grade! I've spent...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread SSD Technical ?.
    That was my first drive too! Wow! Small world! lol I just gathered parts from wherever I could, and threw together my first PC. It...
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    TechnoMage replied to the thread SSD Technical ?.
    Thanks guys! That's the kind of input I needed. There should be a book, "SSD's for Dummies". Or maybe, "Care and feeding of your...
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    TechnoMage reacted to strollin's post in the thread SSD Technical ? with Like Like.
    On an SSD, any location can be accessed instantly since there is no need to rotate the disk and position the head in order to access a...
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    I've been using SSD's now for a while, and when I got my first one, I was told to never Defrag an SSD. Ok, I can deal with that, but if...
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