Category Archives: Computers

Don’t Panic: You Can Keep Using Windows 10 Until 2025

After Microsoft announced Windows 11, several publications raised the alarm that the new OS would make millions of PCs obsolete. Luckily, you can keep using your current PC hardware safely with Windows 10 for at least four more years. Here’s … Continue reading

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Vintage Electronics Store

Just watched an interesting video in Youtube. This is a large store that sells loads of new old stock computer and electronics items. Looks like somewhere I want to visit, one day. This is located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. That is … Continue reading

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How to Add “Move to” or “Copy to” to Windows 10’s Context Menu

via How to Add “Move to” or “Copy to” to Windows 10’s Context Menu

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The chips are down for Moore’s law

09 February 2016: The semiconductor industry will soon abandon its pursuit of Moore’s law. Now things could get a lot more interesting. Next month, the worldwide semiconductor industry will formally acknowledge what has become increasingly obvious to everyone involved: Moore’s … Continue reading

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Windows 10 high data usage?

Having updated my computer from Windows 8.1, to Windows 10, I noticed that my data usage went up, considerably. Upon researching online, I found an answer, on a Microsoft Community board. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-files/high-data-usage-with-windows-10/68b4863d-aa3c-4b2c-ad3a-2c2d5bf6e881?page=2&auth=1 The gist of the answer, I found, concerns … Continue reading

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Active Desktop Recovery in Windows XP

I was searching for a solution to an active desktop recovery error, on my computer, and found this, and thought I would share:- http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/3c4358d1-d9d6-4296-8e28-a5e2248ae318/active-desktop-recovery-error?forum=itproxpsp 1– OPEN NOTEPAD 2– COPY PASTE HKEY_CURRENT_USER = &H80000001 strComputer = “.” Set objReg = GetObject(“winmgmts:\\” … Continue reading

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