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Sticky Thread How to create a mirror image of your hard drive

The computer that you use has a hard drive in it, which stores everything that you put on it, plus all the settings that you prefer.
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77,172 03-07-2006 11:48 PM by Sami Go to last post
1 Attachment(s) Get A Computer Flat Screen You Will Not Regret It
by George Johnson

There really isn't any reason not to get a computer flat screen if you are putting together a new computer. The amount of money you save by choosing a CRT monitor won't be very much anymore, and... Read more
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8,484 05-26-2006 01:04 AM by Sami Go to last post
10 dumb things users do that can mess up their computers
Deb Shinder

Users find plenty of ways to run into trouble, from gunking up their system with shareware to leaving it exposed to attackers to forgetting about using surge protectors. Share this list with your own... Read more
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4,602 05-21-2006 02:08 AM by Sami Go to last post
5 Tips For Buying An External Hard Drive
Niall Roche

So you've finally decided to buy an external hard drive as a backup option for your computer. This is a great choice for you because you're making backing up your data faster and easier than you... Read more
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3,880 05-06-2006 01:31 AM by Sami Go to last post
Uninstall Windows Media Player 10 and Start Enjoying Your Media Again
Ken Savage

Windows Media Player 10 has been full of bugs from Microsoft since they offered it as a download from their site. Windows Media Player 9 was nice and simple.
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6,472 05-06-2006 01:19 AM by Sami Go to last post
10 Important Tips to Finding the Best Laptop
Tamara Williams

Taking the time to review laptops is time well spent especially when wanting to have the best working laptop for all your specific needs.
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3,847 05-04-2006 02:02 PM by Sami Go to last post
Laser Printers or Inkjet Printers? A Buyers Guide
David Haysom

Should you buy an inkjet or a laser printer? Often people buying a new printer are confused about whether to buy a laser printer or inkjet printer.
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3,431 05-02-2006 01:18 AM by Sami Go to last post
Buying the Perfect Computer - The FIRST Time
Dan Preston

So you’ve finally decided it’s time for a change. No matter what advice you follow that old work horse of a desktop computer you have has outlived its usefulness with slow loading applications... Read more
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5,595 04-17-2006 02:00 AM by Sami Go to last post
1 Attachment(s) Why do we Defrag the Hard Disk?
by Stephen Orgill

Defragging is process done to a hard disk in order to improve performance and recover some lost disk space. Defragging is an essential part of a PC's upkeep as it keeps all the data on your hard disk... Read more
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8,669 04-13-2006 03:18 AM by ChatMod#1 Go to last post
1 Attachment(s) Recovering your data with Data Recovery
By Bruce Hopkins

Looking for the best data recovery software can be a real nightmare when you have just lost, seemingly irretrievably, much of your work. But if you don't panic and look carefully for the best... Read more
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3,343 04-11-2006 03:34 PM by Sami Go to last post
Introduction to Kismet utility for discovering wireless networks
Aaron Weiss

Kismet detects the presence of wireless networks, including those with hidden SSIDs.
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3,443 04-08-2006 02:24 AM by Sami Go to last post
Account Lockout Best Practices

Password and account lockout settings are designed to protect accounts and data in your organization by mitigating the threat of brute force guessing of account passwords.
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6,054 04-01-2006 03:06 AM by Sami Go to last post
Firefox versus Internet Explorer in a Corporate Network
Michael Pietroforte

However, when it comes to the question of switching to a new web browser in a corporate network, other arguments have to be considered.
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4,728 03-27-2006 11:30 PM by Sami Go to last post
What is Blu-Ray?
By David Stone

Blu-Ray is the name of the technology that has been implemented for a Blu-Ray Disc.
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3,717 03-25-2006 03:06 AM by Sami Go to last post
Printers - A Practical Buyers Guide
By Iggy Quazi

Buying a printer can be a complicated business, there are more shapes, sizes and types of printers available to the home and small business user than ever before.
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4,248 03-19-2006 03:23 AM by Sami Go to last post
Hints In Resolving Your Problems Through Tech Support
By Robert Thatcher

Tech support or technical support is a series of services supplying assistance with computer hardware, software, or other electronic or mechanical goods.
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4,497 03-17-2006 06:36 PM by Sami Go to last post
5 Simple Ways To Increase Your Computer Speed
by Andy MacDonald

If you're a computer expert, you'll probably already know about these tips (hopefully this will provide you with a little reminder).
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19,384 03-17-2006 06:34 PM by ChatMod#1 Go to last post
Infrared And Bluetooth: Connecting Things Easier
by Robert Thatcher

With different electrical devices produced everyday, the problem of connecting things is becoming more and more complex.
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4,574 03-11-2006 06:54 PM by Sami Go to last post
Windows XP Latest Knowledge Base Articles

Latest 25 Knowledge Base Articles for Windows XP
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6,994 03-01-2006 12:56 AM by Sami Go to last post
Windows Vista - What to look foward to
by Richard Callaby

Perhaps you have heard about the next new version of Microsoft Windows, called Vista? The Vista operating system has many promises to one great, stable and dynamic operating system.
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3,337 02-28-2006 09:23 AM by JadedSage Go to last post
How to find the best LCD monitor for you
by Michael Cottier

Liquid Crystal Display is what LCD stands for, and you thought crystals could only be a solid. Liquid crystals were actually first discovered in 1888 and took more then 100 years to progress into the... Read more
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4,015 02-21-2006 07:25 PM by Sami Go to last post
Which Laptop battery is right for you?
by Eric Comforth

The short answer is: "Whichever type fits your laptop."
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4,369 02-21-2006 07:22 PM by Sami Go to last post
Does The Google Desktop Really Put Your Privacy In Jeopardy?
by Rob Sullivan1

There has been a lot of talk recently about Google Talk and how there are serious privacy concerns with the new application.
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4,187 02-17-2006 05:43 AM by ChatMod#1 Go to last post
Strategies to Maximize the Life of Your Hard Drive
By Alex Bezborodov

If I asked you the question: which part of your computer is the most fragile, what would you say?
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4,873 02-08-2006 03:57 AM by Sami Go to last post
A Dozen Ways (plus one) to Save on Toner and Toner Cartridges
By Larry Andrew

There is no question that toner is the most expensive part of owning a laser printer. Statistics show that the average laser printer life span is approximately five years.
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3,651 02-07-2006 03:44 AM by Sami Go to last post
The Top 10 'Must-Have' Laptop Accessories
By John San Filippo

You've laid out good money for your laptop computer, but you're not done spending just yet.
There are a few more laptop accessories you may want to consider to make the package complete.
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4,880 02-05-2006 11:59 PM by Sami Go to last post
Eight Ways to Exercise at Work
By Carol Wiley

If you are having a busy day, a few short breaks for exercise at work can improve your mood and your body at the same time. Do yourself a favor and squeeze in five minutes of fitness - you'll be glad... Read more
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7,665 02-03-2006 01:09 AM by Sami Go to last post
Trojan Horse Delivered In Automatic Update
By Darren Miller

This is a fictional article about a Trojan Horse Virus, or you could say it is one mans prediction of a "worse case scenario". Because of the field I'm in, I maintain a personal list of my... Read more
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3,494 02-03-2006 01:07 AM by Sami Go to last post
Windows Vista - a Welcome Change!
By Nicholas Spriggs

The Windows Vista User Experience represents a new design philosophy that delivers a compelling user experience from the moment that you start interacting with the computer to the moment that you... Read more
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6,078 02-01-2006 08:29 PM by Sami Go to last post
History Of The Computer; The Emergence Of Electronics.
By Tony Stockill

The history of the computer inevitably includes the development of electronics, we look at the explosive (!) growth of electronics in the late 1930s and early 1940s.
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3,574 02-01-2006 08:24 PM by Sami Go to last post
History Of The Computer; Analog Or Digital?
By Tony Stockill

In 'History of the Computer - the emergence of Electronics', we saw how the development of Radar during the second world war led to an understanding of pulse technology. At the same time methods were... Read more
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3,907 02-01-2006 08:21 PM by Sami Go to last post

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