media player rip music to this location missing

Friday, December 23, 2011

Using WMP you cannot set the RIP directory. Probably because it was set to a network location or a removable such as a disk-on-key. On WMP's toolbar "Organize" -then "Manage Libraries" then "Music". Select any folder path that does not exist and click "Remove". See Allan's answer for more information here: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-sound/have-lost-the-ability-to-rip-music-with-win7/a1d9f4f8-1e7f-40b8-9c49-03ed907f0af3 I'm posting this becuase it was far from the first hit in a search.
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An Interesting Review Of Windows 8

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

I think that people should really listen to this.. especially Microsoft people http://altabel.wordpress.com/2011/09/28/windows-8-five-reasons-people-might-want-to-stay-away/
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WES 2009 HORM Problem

Friday, February 25, 2011

Windows Embedded Standard 2009, activating HORM (Hibernate Once Resume Many), xpepm.exe reported power manager cofiguration issue, fba.exe shut down the computer instead of hiberating it. Start by verifying that you can hibernate using Windows shut-down menu. Either you cannot hibernate because a driver does not support it (or is preventing it) or you need to verify the 'Enable Hibernation' checkbox on the Power Management control panel applet (powercfg.cpl)
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Windows Virtual PC Disk Compacting

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Now that I have a new laptop (Windows 7) I am using my old laptop (Windows XP) as a Windows Virtual PC machine. It works faster than the old real machine but I had a problem with the disk space. The virtual machine is reporting that it is using 85GB of disk but the file size was actually 85GB on the host OS. When you turn off the virtual machine you can modify the virtual disk and reduce its size. The process is documented to include: A. Disk difragmenter B. Use an ISO image that comes with Windows Virtual PC and run...
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WDK setup on Windows Embedded "unknown trust provider"

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Hi All, I tried istalling my WDF based driver on Windows Embedded Standard 2009 and it failed. Dependency walker showed that my driver is missing the reference wdfldr.sys which is installed automatically with WDF's co-installer. Device Manager shows an unknown device under my device class and setup API identifies that a device with the class is installed in the system. When I tried to manually update the driver in Device Manager I got the error saying that the installation failed with the error "unknown trust provider". The solution was to add cryptographic services. I didn't verify what was missing, just added all...
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Dell Latitude On Reader 2.1 With Office 2010 Plus Problem

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Hi All, When I got my Intel Black-Belt title I also got a very nice Dell laptop. As a Microsoft MVP I have an MSDN subscription so I installed the latest version of Office 2010 Plus myself. The operating system is Windows 7 64 bit. When I pressed the Latitude On Reader button the application said that I needed Outlook installed. I didn't pay much attention to it until I needed an address for a meeting which was sent to me by email. Only then I decided that the reader might be a good idea. Looking for a solution online I found nothing...
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FTP Configuration for Server 2008

Thursday, February 11, 2010

I have just upgraded my server from Server 2003 to Server 2008. With all other porting problems I found out that you cannot just take the FTP configuration on the disk and use it as is. First of all you need to download the recent version of FTP Services because Server 2008 is released with the older version 6.0. http://www.iis.net/expand/FTP I had a problem with user isolation on server 2008 FTP 7. On IIS summary I kept getting the event "User XXXXXX failed to log on, could not access the home directory /.". There is also another event in the system event...
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Pacific Software & HPC

Sunday, December 27, 2009

מזה מספר שנים שחברת פסיפיק תוכנה מובילה בתחום הפיתוח המקבילי בארץ. בקרוב מיקרוסופט מוציאה את גרסת Server 2008 HPC R2 ופסיפיק מחפשת מומחי IT שמתעניינים בתחום הקמה ותחזוקה של מערכות HPC  אסף
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