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How about a sticky for online learning resources for IT skills?
https://www.coursera.org/ as a starter for 10 - IT, as well as lots of other subject areas
I'm looking at getting a basic Slingbox to stream my Sky box to my laptop or for daughter when she's at Uni. I can understand how it works but I can't work out how the IR remote on the Slingbox actually controls the IR input to control the Sky box, is it fibre optic or something? Thanks.
Has anyone on here bought and used a Mini PCIe SSD drive in their laptop?
I use a laptop with an external keyboard, mouse and monitor and very occasionally use it as a 'proper' laptop when away from my desk and never travel with it.
The other day, I opened the lid and noticed some dust on the screen which looks like the dust attracted by static.
It was in a 'pile'...
Crikey, that was quick - I haven't even got around to upgrading to FF4 yet :eek
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Has anyone else experienced this and managed to get rid of it. Have tried adjusting the audio settings on the laptop to no avail.
I'm using the inbuilt mike on the laptop.
Have googled but no decent answers.
I was looking to get a Skype phone number; you can pick which country it's in so this seems a cool way to provide a business phone number in the USA for my plan B.
As part of this you have to choose your state and area code... as a tech company CA seems best but does it matter one jot which area...
BBC News - Is Google's Chromebook the future of computing?
Could be very interesting if they go for <£200 (they're expected to be $199 in the US), I see PC world are straight in there offering them at £350+.:rolleyes:
If google are serious about getting a big market share they need to be...
Know a few of you here do, so make sure you use your Android phone to search for your app on the market at regular intervals. Today I found mine was not appearing although it was ok on the PC using the same account. It seems a few have had this problem.
The solution is to make a trivial change...
Anybody know if it's possible on a vanilla Iphone to get the GPS location of where a text message was sent from. My wife's in a dispute with work, and it would be handy to prove where she was when she sent it.
Does anyone understand "Microsoft" time?
Exactly 24 hours ago I had a script which estimated to finish in 21 hours time, its now still showing 16 hours remaining.
Does anyone know of a workflow framework that plugs into .Net, hopefully with a designer canvas that allows you to produce an XML based workflow description that would then plug into the engine itself?
CUK magic strikes again. Solved 2 mins after asking question.
I was wondering if GRUB worked reliably with Windows 7.
Microsoft has a knack of accidently on purpose stiching up linux/unix facilities to be incompatible with Windows, certainly any with an aspect of "unix controlling Windows". (Naturally, the other way round is fine.)
Having a friday afternoon blonde moment, whats the command in SQL to check the available space in a table?
Lives in C:\windows\system32\
del c:\windows\system32\npaicjx.dll /ah
gives Access Denied.
In safe mode.
Does anyone know of a tool that will generate UML diagrams from spring application context files?
I am a lazy git.
In the event of some miscreant nicking, or you misplacing, your beloved macbook, what do the congregation do to;
a) ensure personal data is not compromised
b) recover the shiny precious
Do people encrypt everything? Use apps like hidden or undercover? Use their own methods of devious...
I have a script that I want to use to put multiple files via sftp.
The script is as follows (from memory :o)
Probably a numpty network question so if you can see your way past the insults and post some relevant info it would be most appreciated :smile
Is there any correlation between the IP address and Primary Gateway - it would seem that if the IP address is xx.xx.xx.xx then the primary...
Hoping to get my new Android Phone tomorrow. :smokin:banana:
But I won't get to see it until Thursday at the earliest. :mad:
Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.
Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.
Order threads in...
Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.