Silent installation of applications (silent install)
Silent installation is such a process in which you sit quietly and look at the screen where the software installation process takes place without your participation, provided that it is…

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Drivers & Firmware
Very often I come across a situation where I need to find and download drivers for various devices. Especially often this has to be done when repairing computers (reinstalling the…

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The difference between Windows and Linux
A couple of years ago in one forum I, participating in one heated debate on the topic of whose swamp is better, published a post that will reveal the topic…

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Internet speed check (monthly statistics)

Checking the speed of the Internet is a fairly simple task if a single measurement is required. There are a ton of online tests on the Internet for this. But if the task is to measure the speed of the Internet connection within a month with a frequency of once per hour, in order to evaluate the quality of the service and use this data as an argument when communicating with the service provider, the task is somewhat more complicated.

About how I got out of this situation and received summary data for a month (the period and frequency can be any), read the article.

Checking the speed of the Internet should have been carried out constantly with equal frequency. Therefore, the use of a working computer was not suitable for this purpose, otherwise it would have to be kept on all the Continue reading

Silent installation of applications (silent install)
Silent installation is such a process in which you sit quietly and look at the screen where the software installation process takes place without your participation, provided that it is…

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Installing a cooler on a processor
Background to the experiment: CPU cooling (LGA775 socket) was provided by the CNPS7700-AICu cooling system. Intel Pentium D930 processor, was purchased in 2005. At that time, quite powerful and expensive.…

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Present day viruses
There are a huge number of computer viruses in the world. To establish their exact number (along with all modifications and upgrades) no one is taken. Instead, it is customary…

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What is a firewall and why is it needed?
We will not go into little things like translating words, occupying them some part of the article. Just point out that a firewall (from the English - fire wall), or…

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