Dirty volume error in Windows 7

I plugged in a thumbdrive into my Windows 7 laptop yesterday and got an error I hadn’t seen before. Error 0x80071AC3: The operation could not be completed because the volume is dirty. I tried copying and plugging and unplugging a few times and finally gave up and used another thumb…

New Features in IOS7

I just finally got my iPad upgraded to IOS7 and was poking around to see what was up. My initial feeling is that this looks a lot different but the features are all under the hood. Here is a list I got from a CNN article New Features in IOS7…

Software Update Failed

No the sky is not falling. Today IOS7 is being released by Apple and it seems to have overloaded their servers. I am getting a message on both my iPhone 4 and iPad 2 that my Software Update Failed. This is not new. We see these errors everytime there is…

Smaller iPad?

Looks like Apple is about to release a smaller, sleeker iPad to compete with the devices being pushed out and selling well for Amazon and Google. October 17th seems to be the latest rumor for the announcement of a new 7.85 inch inch iPad mini that will be a taller…

Is the iPhone 5 Good?

Well I just watched the live Apple announcement for the iPhone 5 and it certainly looks really good. There are a lot of new features but a couple bad features so lets look into these now. Apple iPhone 5 new Features Better Processor – The processor in the iPhone 5…

First Windows 8 Experience

Well Windows 8 is out soon and wow is it going to change things. I just finally got a chance this weekend to check out the Windows 8 Preview from within a VM on my computer and here are my initial thoughts. Log on with your Live account – I…

Easy Ways to Get IT Training

As the world becomes increasingly computerized, the need for tech support grows with it. Because of this, IT training is now a major industry in itself and such education is easier to get than ever before. What is IT and IT Training? Information technology is what the communications network businesses…

Google Chrome Internet Browser

Today, apparently, Google will be making available a new web browser called Google Chrome. Check it out when it comes out. I am not sure what Google can offer to make me move from FireFox, I am a web junkie and all the extensions that FireFox gives me are something…

Caught A Virus?

If you’ve let your guard down–or even if you haven’t–it can be hard to tell if your PC is infected. Here’s what to do if you suspect the worst. Heard this one before? You must run antivirus software and keep it up to date or else your PC will get…

burn a bin file with cue file.

You do exactly the same as for iso files, but when you click on “burn image,” you don’t browse to the bin itself, but instead to the cue file, and you open that one. When the writer starts to burn, it will automatically search for the bin file and start…