Windows Enterprise Desktop

January 2011

  • Old Hardware, New Uses

    Ed Tittel 12 Jan 2011
  • In my continuing efforts to turn a balky and failing 2000/2001 vintage Dell C610 notebook into a slow but still viable Windows XP machine for my sister, I've been learning some interesting things ...

  • Hooray: USB-to-IDE/SATA Converter is a Cheap, Effective Hardware Item

    Ed Tittel 10 Jan 2011
  • Last spring, my sister announced to me that she'd purchased her son a Dell Latitude C610 notebook on eBay for around $200. "Did I do the right thing?" she asked. "I don't know," I said, "let's see ...

  • Interesting BIOS Flash Experience

    Ed Tittel 03 Jan 2011
  • I've got an Asus EeePC 1000HE netbook, and this weekend I went through a machine refresh for the Windows 7 Professional installation on that machine (I could run Windows 7 Starter on this box, and ...