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Mon Dec 15

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 3:04 PM

Re: Power Supply

newegg has always been a good place to go for that.

I would recommend getting an active UPS too, here is one that had been recommended a while ago

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Fri Dec 5

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:48 AM

Re: Laptop battery charge

lithium Ion batteries should be used, run down once a month or so.

Thu Dec 4

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:19 PM

Re: NAS Recomendations

:) oops. yes 8 TB. :)

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 7:32 PM

Re: NAS Recomendations

I like LaCie and they have an awesome line of NAS too

I recently bought the 2Big NAS 8 Gb. It was really easy to configure and set up for linux, mac & windows sharing.

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Tue Dec 2

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:20 PM

Re: AdwCleaner finds...

Recently to see a PDF File, I was asked to provide an email address. I wanted to see the information, but not enough to give my email to them, so I used a @mailinator.com email address.

They sent the link to the file over and I downloaded it [more]

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:59 PM

Re: computer recommendations

I'd recommend

Core i5 processor
8 GB + of RAM, (16 GB is what I'd go with.)
500 GB or more of a 7200 RPM hard drive or a Drive that has a 16 GB Flash piece to it (HP calls them Hybrid Hard Drives).

Ethernet + WiFi + [more]

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coolprash replied to the Value Hounds board. 3:19 PM

Re: Anyone dollar cost average?

$500/$20 = 25 shares.

Saving 20c on each nets you $5. a Starbucks coffee or a cheap breakfst oa month.

If you really think this stock is going to go gangbusters, then $5/month is not really that big a deal in the big scheme of [more]

Mon Nov 24

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:17 PM

Re: flash :(

checked for malware with Adwcleaner or Malwarebytes?
Cleaned out temporary items using CCleaner?

try using this link to have youtube play HTML5 videos/audio instead of Flash.

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Sat Nov 22

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 5:02 AM

Re: AVG Install Question?

There is an offline installer too

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe...

Avast is a brilliant Anti-Virus and much better than [more]

Wed Nov 12

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:43 PM

Re: Problem With Firefox and .PDF Files

I prefer to use this addon instead of installing an external PDF Viewer

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/pdfjs/

on my Mac I do have Preview - which [more]

Sun Nov 9

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:19 PM

Re: PC will not start

unplug the power completely.
push power button (hold 5 seconds).
wait 5 minutes
plug back in and try powering on.

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smell around the computer to see if there is an acrid burnt plastic [more]

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:12 AM

Re: Malware Bytes paid version

you don't need to subscribe, let the trial period lapse, then just scan when need be.

Thu Nov 6

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coolprash replied to the Bonds & Fixed Income Investments board. 1:51 PM

Re: AINV for income maybe

ARCP or NRF are others that might be good options.

Tue Nov 4

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:24 PM

Re: Firefox snafu

malware?

Mon Nov 3

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 10:08 PM

Re: ARCP: Files "Non-Reliance" on fin

ARCP has two portions:

1. NNN-lease business

2. COLE - which raises money for NTR business of ARCP.
The profits come from being an asset manager,
- fees for better performance,
- fees for buying assets,
- fees [more]

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 4:18 AM

Re: ARCP: Files "Non-Reliance" on fin

It is just a restaurant space, totally fungible.
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Depends on how the economy is doing, IMO.





Interestingly, in the call CEO mentioned he could sell certain high quality assets [more]

Sun Nov 2

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 7:03 PM

Re: ARCP: Files "Non-Reliance" on fin

This isn't just an Accounting issue.

It's more a management issue. They already had a prior accounting restatement earlier in the year.

Nick S. started a company, ticker AFR, which went through explosive growth and then IPO'ed at [more]

Sat Nov 1

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coolprash replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 5:51 PM

Re: Advice

If we are talking reasonably secure,

ARCPP - Preferred stock of ARCP

should be good, despite the current accounting troubles.

for more details: [more]

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:29 AM

Re: Firefox 33 crashing on brand new Windows 8.1

Update:
so I updated Firefox to 33.0.2

that did not help.

Went to Help > Troubleshooting information & reset firefox.

second step fixed the problem.

I'm surprised that a new installation of firefox [more]

Mon Oct 27

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 7:43 AM

Re: Any way to automate the Windows update proce

In Windows update, you can have the computer check automatically and install the updates, but it only happens once a day.

Leave your computer on and in a couple of days it will be all up to date.

Now the only thing is that your [more]

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