April 26, 2014
|April 26, 2014||Posted by Steve Rea under||
Sound Bytes: Your Computer User Group of the Air!
A weekly radio show with news, interviews, opinions (lots of opinions!), and phone calls.
Sound Bytes: America’s Longest Running Computer Call-in Radio Show.
- Carl – Pottstown, PA – Win7Pro – ESET NOD32 – Win Virt PC & XP Mode – no antivirus
- Andy – Greece, NY – got laptop fixed – live chat w/ HP – they restored – now he’s happy – if use TW for email, Win8 MUST use imap. | possible to write drivers for older hardware? | enclosure for IDE to USB?
- Mark – Greece, NY – Ubuntu on old laptop – burned ISO to disk, booted off disk, prepared to install… then stalled there
- Steve – Greece, NY – couldn’t get to Web sites – updates worked, but desktop could not get to Web
- Scott – Buffalo, NY – was on hold for 34 minutes so could listen while stream was down!
- Tommy – Rochester, NY – new printer – does not want to be set as default printer – keeps asking for name, and wants to make sure the printer is connected to the Internet
- Greg – Webster, NY – Nigerian Prince from Microsoft took over his girlfriend’s machine
- Gerd – Victor, NY – XP Pro – Compaq DX2200 microtower – 5-6 yrs old
- Bob – Rochester, NY – XP – took it out of service – using Win7 – XP still hooked up to network
- Dave – Canandaigua, NY –
- Dennis – Rochester, NY – d/l Ubuntu, burned it to CD, couldn’t make it bootable
- Vic – Dayton, OH – XP – there are safe ways of running it on the Internet – VMs, etc. – can put a VM over XP – Time Freeze by ToolWhiz – will cloak your machine
- Roy – Pittsford, NY – where do I put the TW email addresses?