Monthly Archives: November 2012

I* figured out the copy/paste problem with Windows 8

After getting the constant “It must be something you’re doing wrong” or “Must be something wrong with your hardware”, “You must have incompatible software” or suggestions of doing a ‘clean install’. The process of making note of everything that is … Continue reading

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Modern Snake oil sellers

Just saw an advert for yet another “Make you younger” beauty product/potion. The language is ambivalent at best. “With immediate perceived results!”, and then it pans out and shows a girl who might be 12 or 14 years old, followed … Continue reading

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Funny reply on Twitter

I posted that I was >.< this close to restoring the Windows 7 full back up I made 15 mins before upgrading to Windows 8. I got reply "Don't do it! :-S I've found I like 8 much better than … Continue reading

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You know you’ve watched too much “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” or “Angel” when…

I got into the habit of using the old desktop/monitor set up as mirror, but the ‘mirror’ is on the other desk now. So, I was squinting at the monitor, wondering why I couldn’t see reflection, and the first thing … Continue reading

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Never let it be said that Loki misses opportunities

Loki takes full advantage of the new desk set up. He still likes yogurt.

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Don’t know why it didn’t dawn on me earlier to do this

Actually, it did cross my mind a few times, but not long enough for me to have actually give it more than a passing thought. I moved the all in on desktop over to where the external monitor was, and … Continue reading

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I think it’s just about done.

There were a few hiccups setting up Windows 8. I got some assistance from on a “get me the hell past that gawd awful tiled start screen” program actually worked. It was on the list, but I had a ways … Continue reading

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