Category: Windows

Windows 7 – First learning points

Installed Windows 7 RC2 for the first time yesterday. In Virtual Machine First installation in a VirtualBox – which worked fine except for the VirtualBox graphics adapter not being accelerated – which meant Solitaire ran extremely slow. Apart from that

Posted in Tips, Windows

Javascript performance on current browsers

Found this little test which gives an indicator as to Javascript performance in your browser. On my system (Windows XP on two year old Lenovo T60p laptop) i tried to run it ten times on my browsers with all plugins

Posted in Geekyness, Linux, Performance, Software design, Web, Windows

Netbooks growing up

This post is written on my new netbook – a Lenovo ideapad s10e. Actually I had given up on netbooks. My first one was an Asus EEE PC 900 with SSD and that machine was a serious disappointment. I have

Posted in Geekyness, Linux, Netbooks, Open Source, Windows

I was hesitant to upgrade to Firefox 3 before..

..the add-on was announced.

Posted in Free, Geekyness, Windows

What goes on in my registry when…

Ever asked yourself what actually happens when you perform a certain thing in a certain program? Which files are read, created, updated and what goes on in my registry. The Sysinternals Process Monitor tool does this. Filter the events any

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