Format and Optimize your CSS

In case there’s a need to clean up a css, removing empty lines and unnecessary backslashes, optimizing selectors and properties…and why not, decreasing the file size, here’s a quick tool. If you style sheet is quite big I suggest to optimize small parts at a time and test that everything is working as expected ,just make sure you keep a backup copy of your files before editing, when things get nasty better be safe than sorry.http://www.cleancss.com/

XP welcome screen problem caused by Netgear wireless adapter

I recently got a wireless adapter for cheap on ebay, the Netgear WG111v2, to be used with my laptop running Windows XP sp2. After installing the software for the WG111v2 and reboot I notice that the ','caption', 'Default Windows Xp Welcome screen', 'trail', true, 'direction', 'north', 'width', '264' );">welcome screen was replaced with the ','caption', 'Windows Xp Logon screen', 'trail', true, 'direction', 'north', 'width', '264' );">logon screen. Basically you must type username and password instead of selecting users by a distinctive icon.

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IE6 wont open new link window

One day all of a sudden IE6 stopped opening new windows by right clicking “Open Link in New Window”. After some research I found the solution, actually it seems like there is more than one cause to this problem, in my case the issue was solved by registering the urlmon.dll file with the command-line regsvr32. POSSIBLE CAUSE This erratic behavior may arise for one or more of the following reasons: • An incorrect location for the Urlmon.dll file (Default) value setting in one or more of the following registry keys points: [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{79eac9e0-baf9-11ce-8c82-00aa004ba90b}\InprocServer32] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{79eac9f1-baf9-11ce-8c82-00aa004ba90b}\InprocServer32] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{79eac9f2-baf9-11ce-8c82-00aa004ba90b}\InprocServer32] This Behavior May Occur if you install a customized version of Internet Explorer that was created with the Internet Explorer Administration Kit (IEAK) version 5.01 Service Pack 1 (SP1), 5.5 SP1, or 6.0. Read more

More about Windows XP

1. It boasts how long it can stay up. Go to the Command Prompt in the Accessories menu from the All Programs start button option, and then type ’systeminfo’. The computer will produce a lot of useful info, including the uptime. If you want to keep these, type ’systeminfo > info.txt’. This creates a file called info.txt you can look at later with Notepad. (Professional Edition only).2. You can delete files immediately, without having them move to the Recycle Bin first. Go to the Start menu, select Run… and type ‘gpedit.msc’; then select User Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, Windows Explorer and find the Do not move deleted files to the Recycle Bin setting. Set it. Poking around in gpedit will reveal a great many interface and system options, but take care — some may stop your computer behaving as you wish. (Professional Edition only). Read more