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Illustrous
Illustrous
Posts: 39

For complete educative e-books and tutorials on anything and everything concerning computing and computers including related issues

http://freecomputerbooks.com

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imagebear
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This post is really helpful, thank you.

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

Intel Chipset Drivers - REDUX
http://www.intel.com/p/en_US/support/chpsts/

Pick Chipset
Left Hand Side - Support Resources • Downloads & Drivers
Choose Diskette Drivers for Download and then Extraction

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ronniesonora
Posts: 919

Tweaks for XP, Vista, windows 7 and more http://www.tweakhound.com/
Graphics card performance comparison benchmarks http://www.hwcompare.com/

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

MS Office Uninstall Cleanup Utility.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301

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gowthamgutha
gowthamgutha
Posts: 169

Software Downloads Site for Starters -- Best and easy classification -- The Downloads Blog -- The right software suggestor

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

How-to-reinstall-windows-without-having-to-reactivate [The Geeks HowTo]

http://www.howtogeek.com/75496.....eactivate/

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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Windows 7 Enterprise Edition - The Best Edition to have !!
http://technet.microsoft.com/e.....r/cc442495

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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Restore Personal Files After Custom Re-install of Windows 7 or Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/932912

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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Create Bootable USB Drive

http://rufus.akeo.ie/

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Xhi
Xhi
Posts: 6298

Here are specific instructions for Rufus above for those that need them.

Put Flash drive in and wait for it to be recognized.
Click on rufus_v1.1.3f.exe
In the window that comes up...
Device - choose your thumb drive.
Capacity -- it tells you -- mine was 3.77 GB
File system -- set to ntfs
Cluster size -- 4096 bytes
New volume label -- let it decide
Format options...
..check Quick format,
..check Create bootable -- ISO image (at this point hit the browse icon and select your .iso file.)
..check Create extended label and icon files.
Click start
Click OK to erase disk
and be patient.

Test booted and it boots.

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germ-x
germ-x
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Here is another way to uninstall windows 8 and get win7 back. This is if you have somewhere to move / copy your windows.old folder.
http://pureinfotech.com/2011/1.....p-by-step/

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

Windows 8 Start Orb Program

http://www.stardock.com/products/start8/

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gowthamgutha
gowthamgutha
Posts: 169

Java Examples and tutorials (under development) java-demos.blogspot.com

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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Boot to USB even if NOT in Bios Settings (The Geek How-To) Boot From a USB Drive Even if your BIOS Won’t Let You
http://www.howtogeek.com/howto.....t-let-you/

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bigmonkey
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If you need to create a screencap image or PDF from a website: www.renderhtml.com

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

Classic Shell for Windows 8 and Windows 7 (Has Been Updated)
http://www.askvg.com/get-start.....28AskVG%29

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bbno
bbno
Posts: 135

I use http://time.is/ to find out what the time is according to the nearest atomic clock.

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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

MS Official Vista Download Links

http://www.askvg.com/direct-do.....28AskVG%29

Rick P.

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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MS Official Windows 7 Download Links

http://www.mydigitallife.info/.....tal-river/

Rick P.

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