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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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Juggling browsers again

For the umpteenth time, I am switching browsers again.  I had been using Cyberfox for about 2 years.  I started using it when Firefox started having glitches (it would ‘forget’ addons, frequent crashes), but lately, it’s been slow to load … Continue reading

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Nice bonus

All the HDDs formerly known as single unit external HDDs are now in the multi bay enclosure are running much cooler than they did as stand alones. Also, the HDDs in the computer are also running cooler. Less power draw, … Continue reading

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ARRRRGH!

Now, I know this is just another example of “First World Problems”, but c’mon! First, the wrong 5 bay drive. Then haphazard instructions. Then finding out that the Western Digital external HDDs had hardwired encryption in the data bridge, now … Continue reading

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Nope… They don’t make it easy

Even though I had formatted the Western Digital MyBook HDD, it still had almost 800gbs of encrypted space on an unreadable partition, compliments of the encrypted data bridge.  Windows native disk management tool couldn’t handle the problem, no matter what … Continue reading

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Why do they have to make things so effin’ difficult?

I really don’t like Western Digital right now. I have three external Western Digital drives, and one Seagate, in separate enclosures. To save space, to free up USB3 ports, and to use less electricity, I got a 5 bay HDD … Continue reading

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