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    DanR replied to the thread Forum RSS feeds..
    Agreed! I am seeing duplicate posts in both my PF and SQRL RSS feeds. No biggie. And I am seeing a few "new" posts that I had...
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    AlanD replied to the thread Forum RSS feeds..
    Steve reported in the Newsgroups that he was doing some maintenance work on various servers this weekend. He had had a disk failure on...
  • Mervyn Haynes
    Mervyn Haynes replied to the thread Password managers.
    That is a good point, maybe will add a 9 on the end to make super safe! No one should be able to crack that, even with 4 Q bits.
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    a viewer reacted to dg1261's post in the thread Password managers with Like Like.
    My KeePass database contains much more than merely website passwords. I also store bank info, credit card numbers and CSVs, login...
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    a viewer replied to the thread Password managers.
    your passwords should be at least 6 digits, 8 is better. Try 12345678, that seems to be a popular one
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    AdmFubar replied to the thread S.M.A.R.T. reliability..
    Looks like guied up version of smartctl on linux.
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    Was there an issue with the rss feeds for the forums? Suddenly this evening there was an update to the site feeds going back about a...
  • Mervyn Haynes
    Mervyn Haynes replied to the thread 6.1 development releases.
    If you contact GRC tech support, you can get your original licence key and download a copy at any time, even SR5 for floppies.
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    starrman replied to the thread 6.1 development releases.
    Thanks for the info. I'm at the point where my next move is accepting data loss and trying to format the drive to recover it as a...
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    DanR replied to the thread 6.1 development releases.
    SpinRite development releases to date are limited to detecting, enumerating, and benchmarking drives. SpinRite development is a ways...
  • miquelfire
    miquelfire replied to the thread 6.1 development releases.
    I think a few weeks ago, there was a comment by Steve that he's switch tracks for the development to make Spinrite a functional (in the...
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    Are the 6.1 development releases functional? All I can seem to do is get SpinRite 6.1 to run and recognize that my nvme drive is there...
  • Mervyn Haynes
    Or just insert the thing with the USB symbol facing you?
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    `don't know if I mentioned this in a thread prior. RFrazier's comment on online backup and virus infection causes me to post the note...
  • miquelfire
    miquelfire replied to the thread Password managers.
    I have a use case where I might need access to my secrets for my local NAS or some other server that is on the same side as me as the...