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by Beansof57
Sat Dec 17, 2011 5:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Low ID on aMule
Replies: 1
Views: 1806

Low ID on aMule

Hi all, That's not to say I'm getting a Low ID all over the shop! On aMule, I'm getting a Low ID and Kad - Fire-walled. I've googled around, looked at fora and, quite frankly, can't make head nor tail of it. I have disconnected the firewall and I am, according to aMule, still Fire-walled. As far as ...
by Beansof57
Mon Aug 01, 2011 1:43 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Mint 10 Skype Sound & Video Tutorial
Replies: 16
Views: 23100

Re: Mint 10 Skype Sound & Video Tutorial

I'm a genuine newbie and am not what could be described as a computer buff. I'm on Katya and was having webcam problems in that it just wasn't working. I began following the instructions, or so I thought, 3 or 4 times all with no results. Then I really DID follow the instructions, spaces, things on...
by Beansof57
Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Complete PC Crash
Replies: 9
Views: 679

(SOLVED) Re: Complete PC Crash

Thanks a lot mate! I rest BIOS using the switching-the-jumper method. All went very smoothly and it booted up perfectly first go. whilst rummaging around in the guts, as you can imagine I found rather large quantities of dust, which couldn't have helped CPU cooling very much. However, the really ama...
by Beansof57
Tue Jul 05, 2011 9:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Complete PC Crash
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Complete PC Crash

http://www.wikihow.com/Reset-Your-BIOS Again, don't hold me to that. Just something you could try. At least wouldn't hurt. Meaning reset the bios to default thingy. I must get off right now for a couple of hours (work beckons), but I'll give it a whirl when I get home again. Can't do any harm, as y...
by Beansof57
Tue Jul 05, 2011 9:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Complete PC Crash
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Complete PC Crash

lmintnewb wrote:Is that what it normally did/does ? Was meaning things along these lines.

http://www.computerhope.com/beep.htm
That's a very exact description of what happens (and always has). So, it looks like POST is passing the hardware as working?[img][/img]
by Beansof57
Tue Jul 05, 2011 9:36 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Complete PC Crash
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Complete PC Crash

lmintnewb wrote:Curious when you start it up do you hear a beep or no beep(s) ? Don't quote me on this. But sounds much like a hardware prob ... cpu/ram ... etc.
When starting up I get the sound of the disks getting up to speed then a beep just as the ACER screen comes up.[img][/img]
by Beansof57
Tue Jul 05, 2011 8:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Complete PC Crash
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Complete PC Crash

Hi all, I really do need a "little" help. Last night, after working all day and, to the best of my knowledge, having done nothing that might have caused it, my desktop has really gone walkabout. I was using Linux 11 (Helena is also there, but none of Bill (as in I'll make sure you get one)...

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