There was a grey headed man sitting behind a desk and a voice over asking, ” Who can UN-stop clogged toilets and drains…” and the grey headed man will look up from his desk into the camera with his bushy grey eye brows and said “Ade Do”. It was a great commercial and it started my carrier as a professional plumber. I still get goose bumps thinking about that excellent Ade Do commercial.
All of the above led to a lot of bad publicity for Sony. It also led to lawsuits being filed by the attorney generals of Texas and California. Well, those cases have just been settled and Sony got off easy. The deal works as follows. Sony is paying a $1.7 million dollar fine, offering refunds on the offending CDs and a massive $175 for Computer repair to anyone who had their computer damages. With 450,000 CDs distributed, this equates to a minimum settlement of roughly $3.50 per offense. Obviously, some people will go for the $175 Computer repair which will add to the cost, but probably not a lot of people.
Wanna keep all the important docs at your closest reach? Then you should make use of Pin. This feature of Windows 7 makes your PC work the same way you want. The ability to control where your programs should appear on your taskbar is what pinning is all about. For eg. you can pin your program icon to the taskbar, so itll remain there all the time until you move it. You can even pin specific documents and web sites to Jump Lists on your taskbar.
Listen, if you are trying to advertise your services for pay on Craigslist, you better be a hard worker. If someone pays you to do a job, they expect you do the job. Hard work isn’t a skill, it is a given.
First, turn off the computer and remove the side panel. Take a visual inspection of the inside of your computer look for any wires touching any moving parts. If there are any wires touching fans tie them back so that they don’t interfere. Pay close attention to the CPU fan that no wires are touching it.
Also, getting the correct numbers off your computer are important when ordering replacement parts. Sometimes a computer has to be opened to get the actual part number. And in some cases it may just be a loose connection that can be fixed on the spot which is a BIG money saver.
When you login type into the search box cmd (right click on the icon that shows up and run as administrator). In the command prompt window that shows up type “chkdsk /f /r” without quotes (assume for the rest of the article no quotes) It will ask if you want it to run on restart, type “y”. Restart the computer. Alternatively if you have another hard drive you can run chkdsk on it by specifying the drive for example “chkdsk d: /f /r”.