Monthly Archives: April 2013

The difference that a FULL driver makes..

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The desktop tower: Windows 8 – not quite fully supported AMD Phenom II X4 running at 3,4ghz 8gb high performance RAM ATI HD4250 video WD 500gb High Performance SATA The Netbook: Windows 7 – fully supported Intel Atom running at 1.6ghz 2gb standard RAM’ Intel GMA 3150 WD 320gb SATA Take a look at this,… Continue reading The difference that a FULL driver makes..

Windows 8 – Network hardware compatibility ..

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After a week of moving my workspace around, tidying up cable runs, committing an aging Panasonic Fax/Phone machine to the local Goodwill store, I thought it best to try out some of my older network adapters. The two adapters are: An Ultra USB 2.0 Fax Modem A D-Link DWL- G132 USB network adapter I am… Continue reading Windows 8 – Network hardware compatibility ..

The best mobile PC.. for business.. or anybody

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Some interesting results here.. http://www.soluto.com/reports Of course, the one advantage business supplied machines have over the OEM stuff in stores is the slim customized corporate Windows image, rigorously tested over maybe a year before being applied to each machine. Software is restricted to what the company needs such that the employee can complete assigned tasks,… Continue reading The best mobile PC.. for business.. or anybody

Windows 8 – Hibernation

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Since clean installing Windows 8, my computer has decided that it will not stay in hibernation until called upon to wake up. This is what Event Viewer has to say about it. Information    07/04/2013 04:22:08    Kernel-General    1    None Error    06/04/2013 23:42:17    Kernel-Power    137    None Information    06/04/2013 23:42:12    BROWSER    8033    None The system time has changed… Continue reading Windows 8 – Hibernation