All the tips/hints/fixes/other information posted here are at your own risk. Some of the steps here could result in damage to your computer. For example, using a Windows registry editor like RegEdit could result in unintended serious changes that may be difficult or impossible to reverse. Backups are always encouraged.

27 November 2008

Apps I'm Thankful For

  1. Everything (Search)
  2. Firefox
  3. AutoHotkey
  4. MWSnap
  5. Taskbar Shuffle
  6. Norton Antivirus 2009
  7. Digsby
  8. Audacity
  9. MP3Tag
  10. SpywareBlaster
  11. TrueCrypt
  12. Windows Vista
  13. Nirsoft
  14. Console Calculator
  15. GOM Player
  16. MP3 to Ipod Audiobook Converter

26 November 2008

Parallel Port Driver Service Failed to Start

If you don't have a parallel port on your computer, this is easily fixed from the command line:

sc config parport start= disabled

21 November 2008

Disable Wireless LED with Gigabyte GN-WI06


In the registry key above, changing the value for LinkLedFunc to 00 from 03 effectively disabled the WLAN indicator LED. Simply deleting the LED keys did not do the trick.