Exported Virtual Machine boots to 7B BSOD

Yes, a Dell logo. But when props are due someone I don’t mind giving them. A little bit ago I had been a long time Acronis Enterprise user for our server backup and restores. Not long ago I began testing an updated  Acronis 11.5. During restore tests I began to get the BSOD with the[…]

Minimum System Requirements for Windows List 3x to 10

I am noticing on many retro forums and groups growing numbers of enthusiasts asking what hardware can i run with xx version of windows or will this so and so work with xx version of windows. Thought maybe this information might help!  I didn’t go back earlier as hardly anyone ran earlier versions. Let’s start[…]

A history of Windows – By Microsoft

Microsoft briefly went all nostalgic on us! They have a nice article on the history of Windows available at this link: A history of Windows   <— Click the Linky Check it out , its a good read! More here as well: Learn the Major Moments in the History of Microsoft Windows Every version, from 1.0[…]

!!Help!! My internet is broken!

It happens. You have installed something either on purpose or unknowingly or you have malware infections and proceed to clean it up. Once done you cannot access the internet, in which case you are not reading this from the problem pc. This is often the result of a damaged LSP. OOOOooooo what is that? It[…]

Disable UAC (User Access Controls) in Windows Vista

  Those annoying “are you sure you want to do this?” popup windows on Windows Vista can be disabled. However, not as easily as other version of Windows. Here is how to turn off the UAC popup warning box. Access the Control Panel and type USER ACCOUNT into the search box. There will be a[…]

Virtualizing for DOS

Right. I mentioned you can run DOS by virtualization… so… what are you waiting for?  Get cracking!! This is the point where I need to mention a few programs that can help you visualize.  There are few options depending on what operating system you run now.  Interestingly if you have old computers holding up planks[…]