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  1. I have an usb pendrive with parted magic which includes gparted, clonezilla... I used it many times to save/fix several "computers" at work and some friends ones too.
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    Ubuntu vs Windows

    Although i normally would agree with this, for a normal user reloading onto a notebook that has an off the wall raid controller is a nightmare for them. They have to download the driver and put it on a flash drive, then load it when windows 7 says their is no hard disk. Also most of the time it has to be unzipped and if i remember right the correct driver has to be in the root of the flash drive. Doesn' t happen that often but i have see it. XP- don't install it unless your pc is too old. I never installed it in a notebook, so that might be.
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    Ubuntu vs Windows

    Installing win7 complex? Select where to install and nothing more. It's really fast too. WinXP, well i wouldn't like to install it anymore. Slow and you must do lot of things after it. Ubuntu, last time was almost 2 years ago. 0 problems too. It's fast and my only problem was my webcam not working.
  4. I guess the problem with the tether it is the engine entities limitation.
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    Heated debate warning

    ZJJ is right. That's the way of doing it.
  6. First i used XP, then 3 years ago i started using Ubuntu. I really liked it and i was using for 2 years. Then one day i got tired of it. I had everything as i wanted and it was cool and what it is more important it worked great. Minor problems when i was messing around with it. Like when you get that resolution problem and you have to reconfigure the X server (or whatever it was called). Other than that i had 0 problems and i really liked the search for solutions for the compatibilities issues you had with some parts (webcam, ipod, ..) Now i am using Win7, cause as i said i got tired of Ubuntu (not its problem, but me being bored). I can say i cannot touch any WinXP now, Win7 overpasses it clearly. And i think it's a great OS. I must confess I am lucky and i can get it from work so that's why i am using. They "force" me to do some homework so i can install the OS on my PC to be able to do that. If i wouldn't be able to get the win7 i would be still using Ubuntu. I will probably try again Ubuntu on some of the PCs at home. About your problems with Win7, it sounds really weird. To me it takes less than 2 seconds to open IE9. And i have to say that i use Opera. Other thing i cannot life without. When i touch other PC and have to deal with Firefox or IE9, puff, my efficiency drops to 50% (mouse gestures, notes, ...) On win7 i would add some easier personalization. Linux wins there by far and thats great.
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    Merry Christmas!

    Feliza Navidad a todos. Merry Xmas to all, hope you have a great time with family and friends.
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    GR:Island Thunder on Arma2/OA

    I meant (sorry for my English) using the ArmA2 game. So just find a location in the Lingor Island which looks like the one in the picture and add two units posing in the same standing as in the IT cover.
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    GR:Island Thunder on Arma2/OA

    You should try to recreate that picture with the arma2 ingame resources.
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    co07 5 missions pack for OA

    You can get it here: http://www.armaholic.com/page.php?id=12395
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    Surround Sound options for TV?

    If you don't tell the ins/outs of your homecinema/surround system is hard to tell.
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    Google Instant

    It doesn't work in Opera, as the video/sound chat, and some other apps from google. Even since they updated the translate page i cannot longer use the text to speech option But i cannot live without Opera now, so i will have to wait to see how things go.
  13. Ok, thanks for the info. But would you think it's a good idea to charge also the passengers in accidents involving drugs/alcohol? I never thought about it, and i know i went with someone who had taken drinks when i was young, but it could be a good idea. What's your opinion?
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