from Windows 8 to 10 less than a week ago and now I can't adjust my brightness setting. This has happened in the past so I know it has to do with the update. Also, I've tried looking for solutions online but they didn't work.
I do know a thing or two about them but I'm not all that like other people are.
I however, am very good at keeping older pcs running. I currently have :
1. Compaq Presario 1360
It's 16 years old
OS : Windows ME
RAM : 64 MB SO-DIMM
HD : 4 GB
Processor : 333 MHz AMD K6-2
I have a PhD. in Cryptography and a Masters in Computer Sciences and Programming. I am a qualified Penetration Tester and work with International companies and government agency's. I also write software to combat virus's.
since I was a kid, and when I was about 12 I started teaching myself how to program so that I could do that! I've made a few small things, but now I work in information security, not making games :( Maybe someday that will change... or I'll just keep working on my own games on...
for all of you :)
Long story short, I have an admin account that I would like to get rid of, but I do not know the password to the admin account. I was wondering if there is any way possible to do this at home. Here are the computer details (If you need them..I'm not too sure...
where you could only use DOS to execute programs..from there a passion grew...I started to learn programming at the age of 7 at the age of 15 I was doing games in basic on a mac...that's when my hate grew for macs.
in your status:If you want to update your status, but the feeling you want isn't on the very limited drop-down menu, then you can edit the HTML to get whatever feeling you want. I'm pretty sure this only works on computers and laptops.1. Right-click the drop-down menu and select...
explaining to her class that in French, nouns unlike their English counterparts, are grammatically designated as masculine or feminine.
"House," in French, is feminine-"la mansion."
"Pencil," in French, is masculine - "le crayon."
One puzzled student asked, "...What gender is...
and I need to prepare. Ask me the toughest data structures/algo interview questions you can find, or just any question if you're interested, and I'll answer it.
Technical questions please! It's a technical interview! 😅
when I was 4 years old. When I turned 6, I started using the internet.
I grew up with computers and video games. As time passed, I learnt quite a few things that children, the same age as me, usually don't. I started web-designing/graphic designing at the age of around 10. In...
I started coding at a very young age.And in 8th grade i started making some apps, and in 1th grade of high school i have made an app, and this is the 4th year of the apps till now.The apps are in top charts you might be even using them :D.My life changed a lot, i bought lots of...
i thought i be higher but the test was harder then i thought
I am a : Low Ranking Computer Geek. Definitely a Computer Geek, but low in the computer geek social structure
for anything on EP? I'm tempted to try, because I know they wouldn't notice/care. If I do, I will update this story with details.
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The single biggest innovation to look forward to in next generation computer hardware is what I like to call Frankenstein chips. Just as shrinking components on a chip reduces latencies you can stack one chip right on top of another and/or side by side on a silicon "transposer...
if you're really a computer geek.
Your network consists of one Active Directory domain. You have two computers named Computer1 and Computer2 that run Windows 7. Both computers are members of the domain.
From Computer1, you can recover all Encrypting File System (EFS) encrypted...
both computer geeks. We joke around a lot.
Me: make a sandwich
Her: **** off. Make it yourself.
Me: *opens terminal*
Me: *types "su" and hits return*
Me: *types password*
Me: you already know. Sudo make a sandwich.
As someone who is overqualified for my ****** dead end technicians role (as per the norm for technicians) The amount of people who now feel obliged to sit me down at their laptops or whatever else is mysteriously broken is immense. As if I can't get enough of fixing PC's for...
Was not the smoothest upgrade. Black screened on me after first install. Think Nvidia drivers were screwy. But after taking out my 970 GTX, then reinstalling Win10, and putting card back in, everything seems to be working. Liking it so far!