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How to Find and Remove a Computer Virus

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by Troy Grosfield
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February 27th, 2011
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For the first time in about 10 years my computer has been infected with a virus.  My first thought was “shit!”.  My second thought was “interesting”.  My third thought was “sounds like a challenge”.  So I set off to find ways to cure my computer of this virus. How I think I got the computer … read more

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Dual Boot Windows Vista and Ubuntu 10.10

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by Troy Grosfield
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February 27th, 2011
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This will post will walk you through the process of dual booting a computer with Windows Vista and Ubuntu 10.10.  I’m starting with a machine that already has Windows Vista installed. Pre-Installation Backup all your current files (or at least the ones you care about) Download Ubuntu 10.10 (or latest version): http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop/get-ubuntu/download Burn the Ubuntu … read more

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GoDaddy, Windows, Linux, and .htaccess

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by Troy Grosfield
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August 13th, 2010
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Problem I was having a lot of difficulties getting my .htaccess file to work on GoDaddy.  Everything was running fine locally, but when I FTP’d all my content to the GoDaddy servers I was seeing a 500 Error message and couldn’t figure out why.  The guilty culprit was my .htaccess file.  I work on a … read more

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