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Posts Tagged ‘PC

How to Repair That Friggin’ PC’s Display Driver

Friday, 23 April 2010

This one’s personal, guys. So please don’t be offended or anything. Just move along as this one only applies to myself and that friggin PC of mine. Log-on to safe mode. Uninstall the display driver for that friggin Nvidia GeForce 5200 FX. Use the My Computer > Manage > Device Manager link. Reboot. The display […]

Compaq Presario CQ20-205TU

Saturday, 20 December 2008

I’ve been looking for a notebook, since I got transferred to the IT Dept and got stripped of my auditor-standard notebook. At first, I was eyeing the up-and-coming netbooks at that time. Lenovo’s ideapad S10 caught my attention. But with the increasing USD to IDR exchange rate and considering the performance factor of the Intel […]

Things You Can Do to Protect Your PC from Worms and Other Kinds of Nasty Software

Friday, 19 October 2007

Here are several tips from my past experience. Update your antivirus program regularly. You should have known better than to have no antivirus protection for your PC, right? Newbies assume if they’ve installed an antivirus program, they’re off to a good night sleep. WRONG! An antivirus program without a regular update is like having a […]

On Why I’m Dabbling in IT

Monday, 24 September 2007

I recently found out why my father has supported me strongly throughout my childhood about my interest in computers & technology at large. It wasn’t known to me until this discussion we had about a month ago. Pop: I knew that you’ll have your way in IT back then. Do you remember the time I […]