Monthly Archives: August 2010

Hardware drivers

Published on: Author: Mike Hall Leave a comment

DWL G122/132 USB Adapters On the basis of a post in MS Answers.. http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w7hardware/thread/8856ddb5-ff72-4f32-9e6d-5d94e6aa5182 . I decided to try out my D-Link G132 on my 64-bit Windows 7 desktop. Surprisingly, it installed and was working within a couple of minutes. Why surprising? Well, it was discontinued in 2007 and there were never any 64-bit drivers… Continue reading Hardware drivers

MSE updates..

Published on: Author: Mike Hall Leave a comment

Why does Windows Update serve these up as optional? I  would have thought that updates for any security program like Microsoft Security Essentials would be essential at the very least.  Regardless of what some consider privacy issues, updates to anti-malware solutions should be installed at the same time as definition updates. I am all for… Continue reading MSE updates..