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System abuse points

System restore in windows is one of those functions that annoyes the maulk out of me. When it works it might save you from registry related weirdness or perhaps an deleted driver file but any program that has added things to  the registry since the point you go back to is grapped… 369 more words

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Ctrl-Alt-Delete: System Restore for Editors

Customer assistance for editors, please. Yes, I seem to be experiencing the blue screen of death. I’m having trouble with the industry’s enter key, and I think a system restore is my only option. 347 more words

Personal Essays

A Few Bugs!

Yes, bugs – from cleaning bugs off my wife’s car to things that “bug” me, like working with Windows 8, cleaning a computer, failure to back up data and adware.


Technology Hates Me

Yesterday, my friends who are also first years at Columbia wanted to have a video chat. First of all, let me describe my awesome friends. I met them during Columbia’s Perspectives on Diversity event for accepted students (it’s this event that tries to draw in as many students as they can so obviously, it was really fun). 786 more words


Computer Slow? No Malware? What Could It Be?

Can’t figure out what’s bogging down your computer after running a malware scan, coming up clean, and diagnosing the hardware? It could be a piece of software. 416 more words