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Postby nikki4982 » 4/4/2009, 10:32 pm

DSL does it, too, regardless of what they claim.
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Postby Lando » 4/5/2009, 2:32 am

never ever had slow down because of local area traffic with a DSL connection.
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Postby Lando » 4/5/2009, 2:33 am

AnnieDreams wrote:um. That's a very good question!
..I'm not in charge of these things. I'll have to ask the sister.


good idea, because there could easily be people using your wireless connection depending on what type of encryption you have. pretty much anyone can bypass a WEP encryption.
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Postby Dr. Hobo » 4/5/2009, 5:32 am

dsl only does it based on distance to the box not the actual volume online.
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Postby nikki4982 » 4/5/2009, 11:54 pm

Hey, I'm just repeating what I've read!
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<font color="#3C8C8B">Imagine there's no heaven, it's easy if you try, no hell below us,
above us only sky, imagine all the people, <font color="#FFFFFF">living</font> for today...</font>

<font color="#50B4B3">Imagine there's no countries, it isn't hard to do, nothing to kill or die
for, no religion too, imagine all the people, living <font color="#FFFFFF">life</font> in peace...</font>

<font color="#89CDCC">Imagine no possesions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or <font color="#FFFFFF">hunger</font>,
a brotherhood of man, imagine all the people, sharing all the <font color="#FFFFFF">world</font>...</font>

<font color="#B1DFDE">You may say I'm a <font color="#FFFFFF">dreamer</font>, but I'm not the only one, I hope
some day you'll join us, and the world will <font color="#FFFFFF">live</font> as one.</font></center></font>
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Postby Kicker774 » 4/7/2009, 3:00 pm

Stupid question but have you restarted your modem (Cable or DSL)?

Power it off for 10-30 seconds then power it back on let everything re-synch itself and try it all out again.
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Postby AnnieDreams » 4/10/2009, 1:51 pm

I did, yeah.

But right now I have other problems. And as far as I can tell, the internet is perfectly fine again anyway.

But, okay, so I'm on my own computer right now, the one where I'm locked out of Windows. A friend of mine gave me a trick to let me open a web browser, from which I can access all my files. Is there any way I can actually transfer my files from here? The only method I've figured so far is to open them and re-save them to a new location, which is mind-blowingly tedious.
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Postby AnnieDreams » 4/10/2009, 8:24 pm

scratch that, I figured out a way.
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Postby nikki4982 » 4/11/2009, 6:19 am

Well, yay!
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<font color="#50B4B3">Imagine there's no countries, it isn't hard to do, nothing to kill or die
for, no religion too, imagine all the people, living <font color="#FFFFFF">life</font> in peace...</font>

<font color="#89CDCC">Imagine no possesions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or <font color="#FFFFFF">hunger</font>,
a brotherhood of man, imagine all the people, sharing all the <font color="#FFFFFF">world</font>...</font>

<font color="#B1DFDE">You may say I'm a <font color="#FFFFFF">dreamer</font>, but I'm not the only one, I hope
some day you'll join us, and the world will <font color="#FFFFFF">live</font> as one.</font></center></font>
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Postby AnnieDreams » 4/11/2009, 7:43 am

Tomorrow I've got a guy coming over to give me new Windows (windows 7!) and then I'll be set! Computer'd again!
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Postby nikki4982 » 4/11/2009, 4:06 pm

Oooh! Totally let us know how that is.
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above us only sky, imagine all the people, <font color="#FFFFFF">living</font> for today...</font>

<font color="#50B4B3">Imagine there's no countries, it isn't hard to do, nothing to kill or die
for, no religion too, imagine all the people, living <font color="#FFFFFF">life</font> in peace...</font>

<font color="#89CDCC">Imagine no possesions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or <font color="#FFFFFF">hunger</font>,
a brotherhood of man, imagine all the people, sharing all the <font color="#FFFFFF">world</font>...</font>

<font color="#B1DFDE">You may say I'm a <font color="#FFFFFF">dreamer</font>, but I'm not the only one, I hope
some day you'll join us, and the world will <font color="#FFFFFF">live</font> as one.</font></center></font>
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Postby Dr. Hobo » 4/11/2009, 4:13 pm

its small
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Postby nikki4982 » 4/11/2009, 4:21 pm

You're small!!! :mad:

... ooh, that was a good one. Double entendre, even!
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<font color="#3C8C8B">Imagine there's no heaven, it's easy if you try, no hell below us,
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<font color="#50B4B3">Imagine there's no countries, it isn't hard to do, nothing to kill or die
for, no religion too, imagine all the people, living <font color="#FFFFFF">life</font> in peace...</font>

<font color="#89CDCC">Imagine no possesions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or <font color="#FFFFFF">hunger</font>,
a brotherhood of man, imagine all the people, sharing all the <font color="#FFFFFF">world</font>...</font>

<font color="#B1DFDE">You may say I'm a <font color="#FFFFFF">dreamer</font>, but I'm not the only one, I hope
some day you'll join us, and the world will <font color="#FFFFFF">live</font> as one.</font></center></font>
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Postby AnnieDreams » 4/11/2009, 6:14 pm

I didn't even know an operating system could be small...
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Postby beautiful liar » 4/11/2009, 6:29 pm

it's not the size of the operating system, it's how you use it that counts.
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Postby Dr. Hobo » 4/12/2009, 5:38 am

it uses less ram, a lot less in fact.. about 320 or so mb according to my friend who's running it :nod:
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Postby half jill » 4/12/2009, 10:58 am

i have a question. i downloaded a movie and it's an .avi file...when i try to play it in vlc media player, it doesn't work. it just skips through the whole thing. how can i watch it? i swear it was working before.
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Postby Johnny » 4/12/2009, 11:47 am

Sounds like you don't have the right codecs for it.


Ace Mega Codecs should solve your problem. *thumb*
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Postby AnnieDreams » 4/12/2009, 1:16 pm

Guys guys guys! I have a functioning computer!!!
And Windows is pretty.
I lost almost all my music in the transfer though, kind of a bummer. But I hear there's programs that can let you transfer music off your iPod?
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Postby Kicker774 » 4/12/2009, 2:16 pm

The skipping video could either be a codec or possibly your computer doesn't have the power to run it properly.

Is the video only skipping? Audio only? Or both?

Any clue if it's Divx encoded?
Try checking out the Divx player and see if that works any better.


As for the iPod, I've never used one but it seems to me you should just be able to hook up the USB cable and Windows will find it as an external drive. (Same as it would a thumbdrive)

But being an Apple product they tend to do things their own way just to be a pain in the ass instead of following common logic.
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