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A couple of decades ago, in another life, I wrote a little script which would capture keystrokes and then store that data within the 'white space' of an image file. It was pretty crude, but it was also twenty years ago and to be honest nobody was really looking for …
by happygeek 1,589 in Information Security ()
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I have a Dell Optiplex PC with a legal copy of Windows XP. But the Dell hardware seems to be failing. The problem is that the XP distribution CD I got with the computer is a Dell distribution disk, possibly with files specific to Dell (It says both Dell and …
by MidiMagic 579 in Microsoft Windows ()
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I am looking for a new laptop.My budget is around 700 $.I require the laptop for programming mainly.I would like to have i5 processor with 4gb + ram. I would like to save as much money as possible without compromising on these requirements and quality .I don't care for looks …
by swissknife007 3 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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I have a dell inspiron n5010 with dual boot (windows 7 and ubuntu). It was running fine earlier but suddenly it started mistyping letters with multiple letters and special characters for 1 sec and then shuts down. After that laptop was not getting started for a while. Few hours later …
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According to Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit (CTU) security researcher , the CryptoLocker ransomware that has been written about so much of late has infected as many as 250,000 computers during the first 100 days of distribution (staring on the 5th of September, 2013). What's more, Jarvis estimates, based upon …
by happygeek 1,589 in Information Security ()
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Hi... I have Dell InspironN4110... Its touchpad not working properly after on touchpad its getdown the Tomato sauce. after i was clean it by the lightly wet Paper.. now the touchpad is not work... its Hardware problem??? i dont want to give DELL care. how i get my Dell touchpad …
by Liza Malik 7383 in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi I have a Dell 690 workstation fitted with two quad core E5320 processors. I have had trouble with this PC possibly due it being damaged in delivery - it weighs 30 or so Kg. Perhaps I should have returned it :( Too late now. After using it and updating …
by ggeoff 4 in Hardware ()
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Hi, I'm new to the forum, and I have a Dell Inspiron 14 laptop with a touchpad problem. When I use the touchpad, it would highlight everything and click all the buttons when I move the cursor over something. It's like I'm pressing the left button selecting constantly, while obviously …
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Lately, we've been feeling rather sorry for Dell's media relations people - they keep having to put out press releases about how their employer has purchased data storage company 3Par, only to learn later that it hasn't actually happened. Dell first announced its acquisition of 3Par a couple weeks ago …
by EricMack 25 in Hardware ()
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Very recently, I let my laptop (HP) battery get too low, and it died on me. Usually, upon plugging in the adaptor, everything starts right back up again. However, this time, the laptop runs, but all I can see is a black screen. I can even hear the little chime …
by mtostro29 in Hardware ()
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Want to buy a Dell machine loaded with Linux? Shame, as it appears that Dell Europe would really rather you bought a Windows-powered one, despite having a website devoted entirely to selling Dell Ubuntu laptops. And, oh boy, does it use some strange arguments to dissuade you from becoming a …
by happygeek 1,589 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello, my Dell Inspiron mini doesnt recognize any nearby wireless network. I am running it on windows 7, whenever i click on the right side of the taskbar it shows nothing. Although its not possible for any defect in my router as all my other device are working fine on …
by yeasirh in Networking ()
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I have a new Dell Inspiron 660, with an intel core i3 3.4 GHz Sandy Bridge processor. Is there a way that I can overclock this CPU to around 3.6-3.7 GHz? I know that overclocking capabilities are not that great for this processor, but I am trying to get a …
by coolikedat99 -3 in Hardware ()
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I have a problem in my laptop. I wanted to reinstalled windows 7 but unfortunately it couldn't complete. It showed a blue screen for one second then it restarted. So I went to recovery option from the windows 7 setup, It detected my uncomplete installation, but it couldn't continue the …
by pinkygirl -3 in Hardware and Software ()
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I am planning to buy a new laptop within a budget of 700 $. I am going to use it for mainly programming purposes so I don't really care for graphic card etc. I am looking for the following features:- i5 processor 200 GB + HD 4GB + RAM I …
by swissknife007 3 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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hi i have ma dell d620 when i turn it on its does turning on any one with idea
by Sweetbert in Hardware ()
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Hello everyone, My name is Mourin and I work with social media at Dell (specifically, SMB-Small and Medium Business). Dell previously had a presence on DaniWeb several years back and we want to renew that initiative. I'll be here to monitor and respond to questions surrounding Dell. Feel free to …
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Hey everyone, Our team at Dell SMB has recently put together a of our most popular white papers. I hope this is helpful to the Daniweb community! Thanks, Mourin
by Mourin @ Dell in Hardware and Software ()
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Hey guys, I recently installed a new copy of Windows 7 on my Dell Studio XPS computer. I successfully installed the Wifi drivers on the computer for the wireless card, although it always says windows was unable to find any wireless networks. I checked to make sure all the drivers …
by jokagini in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hello Mac users, I'm trying to hook up my husbands dell printer with my mac. We have two printers in our office and it's crowded. I wanted to get rid of my hp printer, the two printers are about the same. I can't figure out this printer driver thing. I …
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I am about to place my order for the Dell Inspiron 14-R. Processor 2nd generation Intel® Core⢠i5-2450M processor 2.50 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz Operating System Genuine Windows® 7 Home Basic SP1 64bit (English) Display 14.0" HD WLED True-Life Display (1366x768) with LCD Bezel Memory3 4GB4 …
by swissknife007 3 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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I am planning to purchase a laptop.I am basically want to use it for programming so I don't want a fancy graphic card or any other such extra feature. I live in India where a laptop that sells for 700 $ in US is sold for 1000 $.I want to …
by swissknife007 3 in Hardware ()
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Is this Toshiba Qosmio T851/D8CR laptop good? I am planning to purchase a laptop.I am basically want to use it for programming so I don't want a fancy graphic card or any other such extra feature. I live in India where a laptop that sells for 700 $ in US …
by swissknife007 3 in Mobile and Wearables ()
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I have been using a Dell Vostro 1500 laptop for almost 4 years now. I purchased it to use in college and now that I am almost done my four year degree, I am wondering if it is time to move on and buy a new one. I know the …
by rhuffman8 in Hardware ()
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I'm running a Dell XPS 15, OS: Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Today I tried installing Linux Mint next to Windows 7, thought I might like it. When I booted from the live cd, and tested Mint for a while, I noticed that I couldn't connect to my wireless network. I …
by Pjieter -8 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi, Ever since I upgraded from Tiger to Snow Leopard, I cannot print in color. It will print but only in black and white. I use a Dell 5100cn color laser printer. I have contacted Dell and of course there is no known time frame for a release of a …
by Suomi@heart in Mac OS X ()
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Earlier today, I unplugged the power cord from my machine to move it to a different room (the machine was running at the time). When I plugged the machine back in it did not respond and would not charge the battery. Slowly, the battery began to lose its charge, and …
by eroc2001 in Hardware ()
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A friend asked me to look at their Dell Inspiron 1525 (Vista OS) because it's not starting up. Here's what happens. When you press the power button, a black screen flashes with the Dell Logo. Then immediately the laptop powers back off. The 'on' button remains lit but the fans …
by DizzyDeb in Hardware ()
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i search and find this code at and I think this code can be used to make the Bluetooth on my pc turn on or off but the code using reference to windows mobile. anybody have idea on this... I need the sample to turn on and off Bluetooth on …
by ara_tul87 in Software Development ()
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Hey guys! pls help me.. Im having trouble with my dell inspiron 510m. I can't change the resolution of my screen.And the only screen resolution i have is 640*480 pixels. I tried to check the device manager and found out that the VIDEO DRIVER IS NOT WORKING properly and also, …
by kitang14 in Hardware ()