XiaoDeer

Joined on Oct 4, 2018

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  • When you purchase a WD Passport drive, you never really know what you are getting inside. A WD rep admitted to me... "we toss into the enclosure anything we have on hand". And in my experience, ...
  • I have a couple of systems with good (not audiophile) sound: This is a great setup IMO. https://www.logitech.com/en-us/products/speakers/z623-speaker-system-thx.980-000402.html I paid only $90 for ...
  • Great info, thank you!
  • This is likely one of many power management bugs. I've encountered quite a few in Windows, BIOS's and various device drivers. I certainly think it's worth checking for a BIOS update. After that, ...
  • Ick. Double ick. How is this "better"?
  • I hate the way in which almost all browsers handle bookmarks and/or favorites. So, I don't use any of those tools. All my bookmarks go into a simple, plain HTML web page. And since I use various ...
  • The power settings in Windows 10 are very frustrating. Awkward to tweak and MS frequently changes them back to their defaults following Windows Update.
  • Here's a free and simple tool that will do the job: http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/usb_log_view.html
  • This happened to me all the time for years with a Dell XPS system. Walking out of my home office and turning off the lights would typically trigger it. It's definitely a USB noise problem. Remove ...
  • Since only one of the 5 Windows systems in our house is Win 11 ready, I won't be upgrading any of them anytime soon. Yes, I'm aware there are workarounds for the TPM 2.0 requirement. Sadly, the ...
  • I suggest minimal partitioning. My C: drive (1TB SSD) is limited to the operating systems, software and a scratch area. My second drive (3TB HDD) is partitioned into: D: for all my volatile data. ...
  • So what happened to the Windows 11 readiness app (aka PC Health Check)? I understand it was released and then withdrawn. But it's been "coming soon" for months: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/wind ...
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