Monthly Archives: January 2013

So the chipset driver update didn’t pay off..

Published on: Author: Mike Hall 1 Comment

.. but the shutdown issue hasn’t come back. While the hard drives were being CHKDSK’ed on other machines, I had my tower up on the desk and gave it a thorough cleaning. And no, it wasn’t because the machine was overheating. I often clean out the case, so this task was not unusual. While executing… Continue reading So the chipset driver update didn’t pay off..

Windows 8 file options – Copy and Move..

Published on: Author: Mike Hall Leave a comment

Now, I know that it is possible to drag and drop files across open folders, but it can be awkward and messy, especially on smaller screens like the type found on laptops and Netbooks. So, early versions of Windows had functions within the right click menu which were really useful. Two notable features were ‘Copy… Continue reading Windows 8 file options – Copy and Move..