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XP SP-3, HP/Compaq and AMD processor issues

October 20th, 2008 · 1 Comment

I have been getting more than a few emails and phone calls asking if I recommend installing XP’s Service Pack 3. Well, the truth is “sure, maybe!” I have installed it on all machines for my “Home” customers for the last several months with no issues and since the middle of September on most of […]

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Printer drivers and the unexpected results

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments

Howdy one and all and a great big welcome to The Weekly Geek! As regular readers know, July 2006 Microsoft officially quit supporting updates for Windows 98 and ME. To their credit, you can still get the updates created up to that point. Now what happened in the printer market was a little quieter. Last […]

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Tags: Hardware · Soap Box · Software