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Wed Nov 5

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 11:10 AM

Re: laptop display died

Go to laptopscreens.com and find the one you need.
They very likely have a video of how to replace it in specifically YOUR model laptop (they have most!).

Best selection I've seen, VERY good prices, [more]

Tue Nov 4

NL

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:08 PM

Re: [Rant] Stupid computer

Welcome to my world.

Customers bring me a computer and tell me one problem, leaving it up to me to 'encounter' all the rest they neglected to tell me about.

Good for the practice of controlling one's blood pressure.

John

Mon Oct 27

NL

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john770 replied to the General Electric Company board. 3:04 PM

Re: NEW MEMBER

I wouldn't know where to begin to advise you about options.

I own GE and consider it one of my core holdings for the LONG TERM.

In the future, the dividend will be a source of income for me, and currently I have all my shares held [more]

Thu Oct 23

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 5:19 PM

Re: MalwareBytes

Yes! While using it to clean up AFTER an intrusion is good, PREVENTING the intrusion is better. Pay for the Real-Time protection and you'll never know how much grief you've avoided!

John

Fri Oct 10

NL

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:04 AM

Re: Windows Defender

Actually I read a Microsoft statement that Windows Defender in 8 and 8.1 was not considered sufficient protection, you need a 'real' AV,

and I also recommend Malwarebytes Antimalware.

The AV I most like these days is by [more]

Wed Oct 8

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john770 replied to the Minnesota Mining & Mfg. board. 4:47 PM

Re: DRIP with MMM?

Its been a lot of years, but I had no subscription, I just sent them the Share price plus their fee, and they purchased my share for me.

It was as easy as I could find, and it really did all those years ago get me 'into' investing for my [more]

Tue Oct 7

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john770 replied to the Minnesota Mining & Mfg. board. 11:54 AM

Re: DRIP with MMM?

I bought my first share to start my MMM DRiP at "The Moneypaper"

http://www.directinvesting.com/

From there, you're in and can do as you will for more shares.

John [more]

Thu Oct 2

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 10:48 PM

Re: WOW, No Posts - Followup Question

Windows Secrets has a forum too, but I'm not sure if its for everyone or only their paid customers. I believe everyone, just not sure.

John

Fri Sep 19

NL

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john770 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:30 PM

Re: WiFi signal

My suggestion would be to get a PowerLine Adapter, and put one (it takes two to make a set) near the modem and use an ethernet cable to it, then put the other one of the set near the new TV and use an ethernet cable to the tv from it.

Newegg [more]

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