Bouldergramp

Bouldergramp

Lives in United States Boulder, CO, United States
Works as a ex USN AT1/Retired electrical engineer
Joined on Jan 20, 2013
About me:

Pretty old

Bouldergramp's recent activity

  • This probably won't help but I will comment anyway.  Either the T3500 I gave a grandson or the T3400 sitting behind me next to the TV had intermittent problems starting at least a year or so ago.  ...
  • Created discussion thread History of USB
    In the current IEEE Spectrum magazine: https://spectrum.ieee.org/how-usb-came-to-be#toggle-gdpr
  • OptiPlex 7020, Ship Date 15 SEP 2015 I needed a project. I started a few days ago and finished today. The computer cost $200 or so on eBay and came with Windows 7 installed. I was going to use it ...
  • I remember all the steps now! I had to change my wife's Google account password and just spent an hour or so getting her 2012 Windows Live Mail account to work again with the gmail server. ...
  • See if this helps: https://www.thewindowsclub.com/outlook-cannot-connect-gmail I had to generate a 16 digit password when gmail changed to two step verification for my wife's Microsoft Windows Live ...
  • I put one in a new Dell Vostro 3888 and it works fine for me. All of my graphics cards are used ones from ebay and all are still working fine.
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745 4GB (used)
  • I have recently bought two of these on eBay: Pre-Owned · NVIDIA · NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745 · 4 GB The cost is typically $50. Bouldergramp, USA
  • A few minutes ago I got this: What’s new in Chrome Welcome to the 100th release of Chrome. Check out a few features that can help you stay safe online. I chose: Enhanced protection Faster, ...
  • There is no watermark on my Dell Latitude E5430 running Windows 11...maybe Microsoft hasn't gotten around to me yet.
  • Replied in Switch to Kodi
    Sorry, I can't help...I stuck with Win 7 and Windows Media Center.
  • I believe I used the following to set Windows Picture Viewer as the default app on my Windows 11 computers: https://www.howtogeek.com/225844/how-to-make-windows-photo-viewer-your-default-image-view ...
  • The program I have used for years without any problem is EZ GIG v6.2.  It came as a $20 add-on with an Apricorn SATA Wire from Crucial when I bought one of their SSDs. It is simple and the cloned ...
  • explaining how power flows in wires: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHIhgxav9LY&feature=youtu.be I haven't thought about Poynting's vector in 60 years.
  • It sounds like a PC problem rather than a Widows 11 problem. I have manually installed Windows 11 Pro on one new computer and two old ones with no problems. One of the old computers dual boots Win ...
  • Created discussion thread Computer Security
    So, how many of you have turned on Core Isolation - Memory Integrity?
  • If someone is capable of  installing Windows 11 on an unsupported computer they are certainly capable of reinstalling Windows 10 if necessary.
  • There have been a few times in the past that I was thankful for my backup desktop computer. The current backup is a $200 used Dell OptiPlex 7020 MT with Windows 7 and Windows 10 on separate drives ...
  • In my case, it gives me something interesting to do.
  • Well, I know Version 21H2 will last I tried. The computer must boot in the UEFI mode with Secure Boot enabled and, I think but am not sure, with TPM 1.2 enabled. My two older computers have ...
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