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  • What’s more important when choosing a hard drive?

    I am about to purchase a new hard drive and want to get the best value for money. My choice currently lies between the Western Digital Caviar Green (5400 rpm and a 64 MB cache) and a Seagate hard drive (7200 rpm and a 32 MB cahce). So the question is, what's more important, RPM or cache size?

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  • Blocking Bing and Ask

    How do I stop Bing and Ask from replacing my browser preferences?

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  • Internal client unable to view external hosted website without www

    None of the employees were able to see the website internally. Externally it is fine. There are also still a handful of employees that can hit the site without a problem. The majority of use are getting an IIS message that says the site is under construction. There were no changes made that would...

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  • What is the difference between RAM and Cache Memory in SQL Server 2005?

    What is the difference between RAMĀ and Cache Memory?

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  • time to read/write a word from memory

    suppose a cpu has 1MB of cache which takes 10ns to read or write a word, 1GB of main memory which takes 1 micro sec to read or write a word, if every read is successful, how many nanoseconds will it take to read a word?

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  • What processes are done by the processor in a computer?

    When we start a program in computer, what processes are actually done by processor, cache memory and RAM?

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  • Windows Server 2008: Freeing up space on C drive

    We currently have a Windows Server 2008 with both C and D drives. We have already freed up about 30 GB's of memory on the D drive using the shrink volume option but this also needs to be done to the C drive. But it says the extend volume is disabled on it. How should we free up the space on our C...

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  • C drive is out of space on Windows Server 2008

    I'm currently looking after Windows Server 2008 which has a C drive that has 20GB of memory (but only 1.5GB is free). I'm pretty sure it's going to run out of space pretty soon. I think it's due to several system updates (which I can't control). Would it be possible to reduce the space allocated to...

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  • Is it possible to get a GPS location from a web browser?

    Our development team is working a mobile based website, where we have integrated Google Maps but we still need to fill "from" field of GM dynamically. Would it be possible to get the GPS location from a web browser and fill it up that way?

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  • Reloading previous browsed pages

    How to reload the previous browsed pages into your web browser site?

    shawn145 pointsBadges:
  • Is it possible to have two Internet Explorer versions installed at once?

    I have Windows 8 installed with IE10 browser. But there are certain websites made using IE8. Is it possible to replace IE10 with IE8? Or does having both versions installed pose some problem?

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  • What are the different vulnerabilities can be resulted due to the use of Java Script?

    Some of the vulnerabilities resulted are: CSS XSS Keyloggers using JS Cookie Stealing Attacks using JS Please specify the other points.

    AKS69695 pointsBadges:
  • Estimate Multi Browser testing

    How do you estimate multi-browser testing ? please give me some idea .

    Deveshbansal5 pointsBadges:
  • how the hard disk and RAM are accessed to perform read and write operation.

    RAM read and write operation.

    Pushpendra5 pointsBadges:
  • How to stop my laptop freezing, then blue screen and then rebooting

    My laptop HP Pavilion dv2000 AMD TURION 64X2 DUAL-CORE. The laptop, after a short period of time working, freezes then the blue screen of death appears. If I wait a little bit, it will reboot by itself. I went to Microsoft updates plus the Nvidia and also to HP website to see if I can get any help....

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  • Cache and virtual memory

    What are the similarities and differences between cache and virtual memory?

    Beezil5 pointsBadges:
  • Laptop will not boot after new RAM installed

    We opened up the back of the laptop (Toshiba Satellite) and replaced the two 512 MB sticks of RAM with two 2 GIG sticks for the upgrade. Upon booting the laptop to check the RAM, we encountered the black screen with choices to start in safe mode due to the laptop not being powered down on its last...

    Davo44665 pointsBadges:
  • How to convert a blank CD into a bootable Windows XP boot disk?

    Hello, can you please tell me the detailed process to convert a blank CD into a Bootable CD-ROM? Basically which file makes the blank CD into a Bootable CD? Thanks Regards

    Amardeep1981120 pointsBadges:
  • Any way to view all C: drive files by size?

    I'm looking for a way to recursively list all files on a Windows XP C: drive and sort them by size, similar to what you'd do with "ls -R" in Unix. Is there any way to do this?

    AroundTheWorld55 pointsBadges:
  • Clearing Internet Explorer 8 cache

    How can I clear the Internet Explorer 8 cache everytime on exiting from all domain users?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:

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