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    Are these specs good?

    I've had enough of my AMD Duron PC. By the end of July ill have £630 saved (I'm having to split my money from my part time job while at Uni). I think postage is £11 from scan.co.uk which is good. I'm going to be dual booting with XP x64, Gentoo Linux, Vista x32 (I want Halo2PC, Crysis etc). I...
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    3DSM Backburner for Linux

    Hey I have a mac mini with 1GB ram, I have an external drive around an I'm thinking of installing PPC Linux on to it. I would like to set it up as a render machine for 3DSM, I used backburner for windows once but I understand you can use it for linux to. Is there any tutorials? I tried...
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    Collage Software

    Hi I'm looking for some good collage software. I want about 600 photos to be automatically shrunk and made into a collage (so it can fit good on A3) size. I don't want to do it on photoshop it would take for ever. I tried searching on google and tried that photomix but it can't cope with 600...
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    Xp Mce

    Hi I'm going to Uni in Sept if they accept my ucast application, I'm currently at college and have been doing a lot of presentations in almost all subjects to class. I find I use my laptop a lot for presenting production work in my lessons web design, game design and screen based design. I...
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    Recommend CSS books please...

    Hi I just did a google search and on here, there are lots of books on CSS but I'm wondering if you can recommend me one. I have never used CSS to make up a site before, I have used it a little bit on backgrounds and stuff but I have never really understood CSS before and find it hard to...
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    I'm saving up for Mac Mini :D

    Well I just want to know your experiences with them and to see if it's worth it. I do have a very good Laptop (PC) but I'm on an Interactive Design course and if I get a job in design and there all Macs I'm stuffed. So I need to learn OSX, I have used it about 15 times on video editing...
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    make & animate character in 3dsm6

    Hi all by the end of the academic year (I think I have about a month left) I have to design and make a character and also animate it in 3D Studio Max. I have 3d Studio Max 6 and I have been using the program every so often to get used to it. However with me not being a very good drawer it is...
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    Cheap Scanner £40

    Hi, I have just bought a Canoscan Lide 20 and it’s a bag of rubbish. I will not be buying a Canon product again with there stupid hardware lock feature that doesn’t unlock hardware when you flick the switch (yes the USB cable was disconnected). I’m sending it back to Ebuyer, I think it...
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    Slackware 10 & USB 2.0

    Hi all I have managed to get Slackware 10 installed on a spare 10GB drive :D. Well It detected my XP SP2 hard drive great and I can read it all so NTFS browsing is ok. However I have an 80GB USB 2.0 7200RPM (8MB cache) external hard drive manufactured by Lacie. I have tried to enable the...
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    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8

    Hey all, first the server specs. Pentium 2 400Mhz, 256MB SDRam, 10GB hard drive, no graphics card. Right, story goes. I put my Geforce 2 MX 400 64MB ram in the server so I could install SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 (got that free kit from novell) and I installed it great. I think it was...
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    Make web page fit on 1 page not 3

    Hey guys hows you all doing? Well I have a slight problem. When I print a webpage in IE it spans it on to 3 or so pages and makes it look rubbish. I've tried all sorts of things like making it landscape etc but seem to get no were. I think I need to scale it or somthing but really unsure...
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    80GB External USB2.0

    http://www.ebuyer.com/customer/products/index.html?action=c2hvd19wcm9kdWN0X292ZXJ2aWV3&product_uid=62839 I am thinking of buying this drive, aprently it has a western digital 80GB 7200rpm drive and looks good value for money. It's usb 2.0, my computer at home has usb 2.0 and I will be...
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    Dell Truemobile 2300 & Sagem USB modem

    Hello. I tried to help out James home network today. Here goes... James has 2 computers and 1 laptop. They are all running Windows XP. I have configured the router (clients are all wireless) and all clients to be in the 192.168.0.x range because ICS wants to be in that range in order to...
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    Quake3 Latest patch?

    Hi I have been playing Elite Force 1 for quiet a while now but I want to get into Quake3. Whats the latest patch version? It's all well and good having this broadband but google keeps returning a load of dead links when I search for patchs. And dont mention filefront or any of them dam queing...
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    Dreamweaver MX

    Hi there. One of the sites I made needs a bit of a face lift. I'm trying to find a good site that offers free HTML templates for DWMX. Though most of these templates are rubbish because the more content you add the more it f*cks up the graphics. The site in question is here clickme...
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    Good CD to MP3 ripper that's free

    Hiya. I'm looking for a good CD to MP3 ripper thats free and contains no advert rubbish. I would hopefully like it to have full support for getting track names of the internet whilst ripping. Kind of like WMP9 but that just rips to WMA. Thanks if you can help out.
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    Disable Group Policies?

    Hey. I am currently at college and they have a server running Windows Sever 2003 and lots and lots of computers running Windows XP Pro. However I am annoyed about how tight there security is. It's doing my head it. They have even disabled the file menu, and the right click menu. When XP Pro...
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    3 Computers & Accs (used)

    Hey. I really need to have some more £££ on this. There is some other good stuff at the bottom of the page such as a Geforce 2MX 400 PCI, modems, all other stuff. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=2786100995 Go check it out.
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    Any of you use LiteStep?

    Hello all. I have used LiteStep in the past but only for a brief period. I guess it has come a long way since the old articles in my magazine. I wondered if any of you guys have ever used it? Have did you ever come across any problems or would you be able to give me any advice? Thanks if you...
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    Ad-Remover

    Hello all. My Mums work colleague has a computer at home and she wants an Ad blocker/remover for her computer cause she gets really annoyed by them apparently. I'm looking for a great Ad-Remover that should be simple to Install but yet effective with minimal configuration. The program...