Category Archives: Computers and Internet

With Surface Book, Microsoft reinvents the PC — again

The Surface computer line has revolutionized portable computing — it reinvented the PC. Want proof? Both Apple and Google have arguably copied Microsoft’s now-iconic hybrid PC with the iPad Pro and Pixel-C, respectively. This mimicry, plus solid sales of the … Continue reading

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How to search multiple cities in craigslist.

The single biggest complaint about craigslist is the inability to search multiple cities at the same time. It gets very tiring having to click back and forth from city to city to city in order to locate what you’re looking … Continue reading

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The Trouble With MFP’s (Multi Function Printers)

Large companies with hundreds and even thousands of desktop computers referred to as workstations must be reliable.  In order to achieve a high level of reliability these computer stations are configured with the very basic requirements.  You’ll never see peripherals … Continue reading

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What is the best way to deal with an infected computer?

For some reason there has been a very very large spike in computers being infected with various viruses . These include varieties from Facebook, pop ups, a malicious web site or false advertisement for a anti virus program . Each … Continue reading

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SATA or PATA (IDE) Hard Drive?

Your hard drive is dead or dying or you just want to add additional space. You have a choice now in 2 kinds of hard drives, SATA or IDE. The physical difference is the type of connection cable they use … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Beta version 7000

I was so excited with the release of this.  I have used the 1608 release for several months and it’s been just about perfect.  I expected this newer beta to be even better.  But that was not to be.  I … Continue reading

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Windows 7

I am very happy to report that Windows 7 is looking very impressive.  The alpha release of Build 6801 is what Vista was supposed be from the start.  It loads and shuts down very fast.  I have been doing work … Continue reading

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FinallyFast.com TV AD IS A SCAM

Hopefully you are reading this before you made the mistake of downloading and paying for this POS.  It will be soon enough when this crap is pulled from TV, but not soon enough to have stolen lots of foolish computer … Continue reading

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Itunes crashes Vista computers

You just upgraded or bought a new with Windows Vista and download itunes.  Seems like a reasonable thing to do.  Unfortunately, Apple doesn’t seem to feel the same way.  When you go to sync your Ipod you get a blue … Continue reading

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“Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: WINDOWSSYSTEM32CONFIGSYSTEM”

What to do when this all to common message appears on your boot up screen for XP?  It turns out it a pretty simple fix.  Hopefully you have found your way to the true master of all computer things, me, … Continue reading

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