Recent content by Barry Wallis

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    smart to mask back-ups as system files?

    Bandwidth to OneDrive isn't a problem (at least not after the initial upload which happened four Surface Books ago) since everything now is the equivalent of incremental. The "secret" is using Files on Demand. Whenever I move to a new laptop or reinstall Windows from scratch, OneDrive only...
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    smart to mask back-ups as system files?

    @rfrazier: I have a simple, continuous backup strategy. I have a 3TB hard drive connected to my laptop that is set to run Windows File History to it. I also have my files continuously backed up to OneDrive. Since I am in the Windows Insider Dev channel (and other reasons), I have had to...
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    Future UEFI support in SpinRite

    Thanks for the update.
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    FYI Experience regarding freeze/lock on credit bureaus

    All my credit reports (I have never pulled Innovis) always include each month that I've made a payment to show I have been paying on time. They may miss a month every so often, but most months are included going back a few years.
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    FYI Experience regarding freeze/lock on credit bureaus

    That implies either you don't use your credit card(s) or Innovis isn't receiving any information from the credit card companies.
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    FYI SpinRite's Development Roadmap

    Thank you very much. That PDF file is exactly what I needed.
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    FILM Camera Shutter Speed Tester, Ext Light Meter

    I have a Mamiya Sekor SLR film camera that I haven't used for decades. Why all the fuss about extreme accuracy for film? I would just get the light meter, take some test photos, and see how they come out?
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    C and assembly/symbols and debugging, question and a discussion

    The reasons are inertia and money. They have an account process that they believe works and don't want to spend the time or money to add SQRL. I can see their point.
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    Steve calls out Microsoft...

    Not true. As of last year, there were 2.5 billion active Android devices (https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/7/18528297/google-io-2019-android-devices-play-store-total-number-statistic-keynote) vs. 1.3 billion Windows devices (https://news.microsoft.com/bythenumbers/en/windowsdevices).
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    Browse Happy?

    I tried both sites with Firefox and Edge and I don't get any pop-ups or suggestion to use a different browser.
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    Browse Happy?

    You may have misunderstood me. I'm not interested in BrowseHappy. I am interested in seeing a .GOV web site that would recommend it.
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    Browse Happy?

    Something sounds very strange. What si the URL for the site?
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    C and assembly/symbols and debugging, question and a discussion

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    6.1 or 7.0

    My new Zoom magic show is based on my being pedantic (with a nod to the TV show Psych).
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    6.1 or 7.0

    Got it. I know I must have been missing something.