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  • I'm running Ubuntu Intrepid. I'd like to see a charmap of the "fixed" font -- you know, like "xterm -font fixed". However, I can't seem to get it to work with any of the standard Linux character-map p...

  • Is there a DNS specific glitch with Windows 7 build 7600? Recently I've noticed that my 'IPv 4DNS Server' changes from 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.1.0. (The address is a westell 6100 dsl modem, with a wr...

  • I have installed GStreamer using the synaptic package manager but I would like to upgrade to a newer version. Package management is something I'm not very familiar with, so here's a few of my question...

  • I've built a DVD in Adobe Encore CS4, and everything works great in the preview. However, when I go and burn to DVD, we have one issue. On the DVD menu, there are two text buttons, with no background...

  • I successfully installed Ubuntu onto my usb hard drive. However, I'm not sure what the issue is with my internet. I'm not familiar enough with ubuntu to know whether this is a problem with recognizi...

  • I have a PC which doesn't have the Administrator account active and the only user account left is a Guest user. I want to get back the admin account but I don't know how to do that with a guest user. ...

  • I have a large Word 2007 document (a book) which contains around 20 images. All the images are currently in the word document, but I also have them stored separately as high resolution png files. I am...

  • Occasionally when I'm using Flash Player, my computer completely freezes up, my screen turns to a whole bunch of lines, and the sound that was playing, repeats itself, (only the last few milliseconds...

  • There are a lot of applications that uses the dot notation + application name to store it's data. This is common on *NIX systems but it's not recommended by FreeDesktopStandards, in fact they should u...

  • I have a laptop with Ubuntu 10.10 installed and internet connection through a 3G modem. I set up a wireless network on Ubuntu, set up its IP to 192.168.0.1, netmask 255.255.255.0 and gateway 192.168...

  • Visual studio 2010 is great and SP 1 is adding flavor to it. I am planning to install Visual studio 2010 with SP 1 in quite a few system. Visual studio takes only about 20 mins to install but SP1 tak...

  • There is a known bug in RDP; if you lock the screen while connected to a computer the computer you are connected to will have its windows key jammed. There are a few work arounds that involve hammeri...

  • I have installed a package of Firefox extensions that installed a few extensions to my Firefox. Recently I have noticed, that the resource consumption of the Firefox process rose to unacceptable level...

  • I've been wondering about this for some time: Do higher-capacity SSDs last longer than smaller ones of the same type under the same operating operations? I would want to believe so because a larger S...

  • Let's say you have all the episodes of FOO series that you downloaded as they were out, so you have like 20 torrents. Now let's say you want to make a bundle torrent with all the files, call it "FOO S...

  • I'm pretty good at programming (made a few apps and done a few internships), but really don't have much experience dealing with the nit & gritty workings of text editors/file systems. Here's some ...

  • I set my Path environment variable to look like this: E:\Programy\Python; ... all the rest but after I have it all confirmed and call env in command line, E:\Programy\Python is not listed there. Ho...

  • So ever since the new update Skype has been pretty bad. My boyfriend likes to share his screen with me so we can watch the video together, but now because of the update I can't hear the sound from his...

  • Back in the good ol' Windows 8 days, there was a keyboard shortcut to move a Windows Store app to another monitor (Ctrl+PgUp and Ctrl+PgDn IIRC). On Windows 8.1, nothing seems to work. Is there still ...

  • I have a DSL connection that terminates into a "beetel 450tc2" Modem/Router. I have 2 laptops (Mac Book Pro and Windows 8) and about 5-6 Phones/Tabs connecting to this network over WiFi. My problem ...