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    MS server/client crap navigation when copying

    Anyone know why (or how to fix) small network operations while copying files to/from a server is so craptastic? If I am copying a file to/from a windows 2008 file server (domain) from a Win7 client... the following is true: General network share navigation takes 10 seconds per new folder...
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    no post, no pwr 2 fans, MB lights are on

    Electricity went out, then about a day later my system will not turn on. System will not post, fans will not start. The only indication that I know the system is getting power is from LED lights on my evga x58 motherboard. Standby led is lit and power led will too if I hit the power button...
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    Wireless Policies - Win7 2008/AD

    Don't want to write a book but our company is thinking of finally moving to AD along with deploying win7 (from novell edir). Unfortunately I am unable to test the windows policies at this time but trying to as much research as possible... Obviously we want to push wireless configs via GPO...
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    XP Sp3 + forcing tcip metric on lan

    I have been having some network issues with laptops on our lan. In certain instances laptops will be docked but still attempt to use the wireless connection to login etc even when a wired connection is available. What makes this worse is wireless will sometimes connect to a...
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    Win7 dual mon gaming and widgets

    OK small annoyance but have to ask... I have a dual monitor setup 1 24" 16:10 and 1 20" 4:3. When I play games at full screen (24") all my widgets get pushed to the 2nd monitor (to the right) and all the apps on the second monitor are shifted a bit to the right. Sometimes my second monitor...
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    Silly Q - Win7 - need to install updated drivers?

    I generally believe in the saying "If it ain't broke, don't fix it"... So I generally only installed missing drivers from XP/Vista/Win7, with exception to probably video... So I built a new i7 x58 system last night and wondered.... Win7 has installed all the drivers I need, this is sweet...
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    i7 920 + 5850 = 650hx?

    Ok trying to do my research but arrrrg its tough to do every 2 years, everything seems to change.... New build: i7 920 1 x ATI 5850 (no crossfire planned) EVGA 121-BL-E756-TR (micro-atx x58 board) 3 x 2GB DDR3 1600 1 x 80gb SSD (not sure still debating, Intel X25-M) 1 x 750GB 7200rpm drive...
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    Ping VBS script check

    So I am pretty much an internet copy/paste vbs hack. I learn as I go, but like to post my scripts to make sure I am not breaking any best practices... So here goes, let me know if there is a better way or if I really messed something up with out knowing. This script essentially pings a...
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    VBS hack, requesting code check

    ok I am a vbs hack, I generally get by with modifying code from the internet. Below is a piece of code I created that accesses a db to populate data (citrix login and workstation id) into a citrix ica file before launch (yes the apps have user based logins too, this is just for the citrix...
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    FS?: Beta Drobo unit

    Not sure of the value of this, but looking to sell a Beta Drobo unit. It is about a year old and only used for the beta testing. You can read up on it from Data Robotics It is essentially a 4 SATA drive USB 2.0 enclosure with a proprietary RAID like redundancy system to allow for variable...
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    Noob website DB sstructure help

    Ok I am pretty much a website noob, I have created ASP/SQL sites with simple DB structures using dreamweaver for my own use. Basically recordset edits, adds, deletes... I am going to try and tackle a team roster and weekly attendance tracker site with multiple teams each with sub teams...
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    Tool to display network connection status on desktop

    I know this is a shot in the dark... Can't seem to find anything on the internet. Is there a tool out there that displays the computer's network connection status' on the desktop? Something like a red/green light for connected/not connected? It would be sweet if it was dynamic and...
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    PCIE x8 upgrade from 8800GTS to G92

    Well guess it doesn't matter too much I already purchased a 8800GTS 512MB (G92)... I just want to confirm where I what I have read in my research... Is there a large performance hit with either a 8800GTS 640mb or 512mb when used on a PCIE x8 slot? From what I read it is only 10%... could it...
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    Does D-Link DIR-655 have loopback?

    Just seeing if anyone knows if the D-Link DIR-655 support loopback? I have servers running on my lan and I forward the ports so I can access them from the internet. Well the DNS names I have for these servers only work from the WAN and not from my inside LAN because my Netgear RP114 doesn't...
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    Run app/script/bat on locked workstation

    I am looking for a way to run a registry change on a locked workstation either through an app (TaskSceduler), Script/bat or other means. History: I work for a company that currently uses a standard local account (same acct name and password) for every computer (winxp on novell network)...
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    wireless suppliment client - odyssey alternatives?

    So we have a wireless issue at a major university where I work. We have wireless locations in which our devices (iPAQs) are constantly trying to switch networks for which they were not configured for. Usually this is not too much of a problem becuase the devices would reconnect to the...
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    SATA - NTFS - second boot sector unwritable

    Having a problem with a drive... I have a server with a mish-mash of drives (9) one of them being a WD SATA 250GB... I physicially moved the machine and the SATA drive was unreadable and windows reported the drive as full (it only had 40gb of data on it). I recovered as much data as I...
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    I want to find spy/malware

    I know this sounds crazy but I am trying to find some sites that install the major spy/malware applications like isearch etc... The more the better... Though I would prefer the site to be "clean" and with out porn. Our desktop manager want to use the sites for testing and training...
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    Dual PSU wire harness from CM stacker

    Does anyone possibly know where I can find the dual PSU wire harness that comes with the cooler master CM stacker case? Pics of the harness can be found here: http://www.coolermaster.com/index.php?LT=english&Language_s=2&url_place=faq&ftype=&xs=16&serial=106 I searched their site and was...
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    PS for 10+ HDDs both ATA/SATA

    I currently have a tower with 8 IDE and 1 SATA drives in it. It is running on a fairly cheap 400w PSU. I will be adding 3 or 4 for HDDs probably both SATA and IDE.. The problem that I currently running into is system stability, it started with the addition of the last HDD I think. This...
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    Local network bandwidth test app?

    Ok I have replaced the storage space of my network from a workgroup with shared drives on multiple workstations to a central domain server/file server with a IDE RAID 5 array. I have been noticing quite a slow down in my large file transfer/save times over the network. I wanted to test my...
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