HOW TO Use the CTRL Key to Dominate Your Computer. Jun 15, 2010 Ahoy hoy friends!
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Are you annoyed and frustrated with Megavideo’s time limit?
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Like others, I never see my desktop. I've tried various docks but I don't understand the point when I can just bring up an application launcher like Launchy. I also don't see the point of putting up persistent data like the weather or a to-do list. For things that don't change from moment to moment I would rather have them hidden from view and available to see using an AutoHotKey script. Personally, I would much rather see how people are skinning their applications or what plugins they are using to make the programs we all use more aesthetically pleasing while still increasing functionality. WeTransfer. Top 10 Software Easter Eggs.
@rlee: Ah, I suspected as much, and I dropped the ball and didn't try it in Linux or Cygwin.
Thanks, corrected. @Conrad: All the docs I saw said that the Minesweeper joint is Win 95/NT/2k/XP SP 2 only, sorry. :( All the Google->"I'm feeling lucky" "eggs" aren't actually eggs at all, I think they're just the first result for each of those searches. @Chris: Ah, thanks, corrected in-post! Old Laptop Upgrades. SExpand Click to viewLike a famed race horse or a classic book, you don't just throw away a laptop because it's banged up a little.
Even if it seems outdated and underpowered, most any laptop is still small, quiet, and relatively low on power consumption, making it a seriously valuable spare to keep handy—even without a working screen. With some free software, a little know-how, and some creative thinking about your home network, nearly any old laptop can find its second wind, and today I'll run through some of the best ways to get it there.Photo by daveynin.P Create a no-monitor, low-power spare systemP So everything on your laptop runs just fine—except the screen, the most important (and expensive) part. Help Key: How to Idiot-Proof Your Parents’ Computer. This is something that may be near and dear to your hearts: Mom and Dad are calling to ask about this porn pop-up phishing thing they just typed all their credit card info into.
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An Incredible Way to Reveal Passwords Behind Asterisks. If you use a lot of online services it also means that you have got a lot of passwords and usernames to remember. Aware of this issue, all Internet browsers have got a special feature which, as soon as you login your email account for example, prompt you to save password and username so that, next time you will use the service again, the browser will fill in the login interface for you.
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