Monthly Archives: December 2011

Seagate, WD Cutting Back on Hard Drive Warranties

Many drives from both hard drive manufacturers have been reduced down to one or three years. Last week brought reports that Western Digital was cutting the distribution warranty period for several hard drives. The news arrived by way of channel … Continue reading

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Seagate slashes warranty from 5 years to 3 on selected bare drives

Effective from January 3, 2009, Seagate will be cutting the warranty period from 5 years to 3 years on selected bare drives. Drives affected by thins change include: Barracuda 7200 Diamondmax Momentus 7200 Momentus 5400 Pipeline HD Pipeline HD Pro … Continue reading

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Beetel Launches Magiq Glide Android 2.2 Tablet

Beetel Teletech today launched a new Android 2.2 (Froyo) tablet Magiq Glide, following the launch of the Magiq and Magiq II tablets in India According to a press release, the Magiq Glide has a 7.0-in WVGA screen, 2 MP front … Continue reading

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Impact of hard drive shortage to linger through 2013

Hard disk drive supply shortages in the wake of Thailand flooding will continue to affect consumers, computer system manufacturers and corporate IT shops into 2013, according to market research firm IDC. “I think the most painful period will occur now … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Fix for Outlook’s ‘General Failure’ Error for E-Mail Links

According to Microsoft, this simple setting adjustment will solve this vexing problem. For the past couple months I’ve been working to track down a solution to a problem that’s been bugging Outlook users for at least a year: When you … Continue reading

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How to change the Window Glass colour in Windows 7

Customise the interface of your PC’s desktop Microsoft’s Window operating system offers plenty of ways to customise the interface of your PC. Windows 7 offers Themes – combination of pictures, colours, and sounds – that can be used personalise your … Continue reading

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Outlook 2010 Crashes when opening attachments

From last few days 02 users at one of the client site keep complain about Outlook 2010 crash  problem when ever they try to open any mails with attachment.  The program kept crashing , basically just going to the “not … Continue reading

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Windows XP will be the biggest security threat in 2012

F-Secure believes xriminals will target older OS.Cyber criminals will focus their attention on PCs running Windows XP next year, says F-Secure. According to the security firm, machines running Microsoft’s older operating system will be the biggest security threat in 2012. … Continue reading

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