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Just have to make the time to do it

The 500gb HDD has arrived, and I have my windows 10 ready to install on it. Just have to find the time to do it.  I get irked when people try to brow beat me into just upgrading the OS … Continue reading

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Windows 10 or not to Windows 10…

Simplest answer.. yes and no. My Windows 7 box works great. As long as I don’t install those “Quality Rollups”. I do keep on top malicious software/malware definitions, but I’m fed up with Microsoft disabling what they deem is outdated … Continue reading

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When will I ever learn?

I stupidly updated Firefox so I could update one of my much used addons (blurb on page said it wouldn’t work with anything older than v56.) I made a backup archive of my version of firefox, downloaded and installed the … Continue reading

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Microsoft did it again

Latest “monthly rollup” (KB4074598) prevented some tried and true programs from starting. As much as I would prefer to have the updates, I am tired of Microsoft updates disabling programs that I use. Yes, I know the programs aren’t sold/updated/supported … Continue reading

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When am I ever going to learn

When your browser works, all addons functioning properly… do NOT update the browser if you aren’t having any issues. The “OH NOES! SECURITY PROBLEMS!” Bullshit, that is what some of the security addons are for.  Having the latest version of … Continue reading

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It does seem to be the week for this sort of thing

I was surfing on a news website, and I noticed the bookmarks on the browser bar disappearing one by one.  What the heck? Checked my back up browser, and saw the same thing happening there!  Again, what the heck? It … Continue reading

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Tweaking and adjustments

Forgot about my Cyberfox custom search engines, and the scrapbooked webpages.  I had to do a bit of searching to find where they were stored so I could import/copy them into FireFox.  It took longer to type this out, than … Continue reading

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