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    OS X on a PC?

    excuse my ignorance but from reading the BCD docs i am a little confused as to how we can dual, Triple... boot OS X with anything else. Bootcamp already does that and i did not think OS X could be installed on a PC. i did not notice a .dmg installer for BCD so thats why i am a bit confused. can...
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    Two Drives, One EasyBCD!

    Hello CG, im trying to get the following set up to work using easybcd, i was hoping you could give a little guidance. SATA drives drive (0) 160GB w/XP Pro x32 drive (1) 250GB w/XP Pro x64, Vista build 5600 x64 both drives are bootable, (two MBRs) i have set drive(0) as default in BIOS...
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    Understanding MP11 In Vista

    just wondering if anyone might know the reason why a driver would recognize all the speakers but the device that it is driving (MP11) refuses to use the configuration of the driver? not necesarily talking about Vista but in general if this would happen on any other system, what may be a cause...
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    Lost Windows Boot Address

    i just installed SUSE Enterprise 10 onto its own partition with seemmingly no issues, grub found all OS's and made entries including windows, however, when i try to boot windows i get the boot mngr with an error of no system found with error # of oooo3r..? (-somethinglike that) anyway i thought...
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    Up-grading CPU

    Hello CG, I am ready to upgrade my cpu from AMD 64 3500+ to AMD 64 3800+x2. The main reason is the 3D programs I use and also ripping CD's is slower than i would like, needless to say the price has dropped conciderably. My question is, I know when I install the new CPU I will need to update...
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    ATi Driver In SuSE 10.1

    im trying to set up the ATi driver in SuSE 10.1 i have a Radeon X700Pro PCie card. i installed it per ATi instructions but i am missing files from "/etc/X11/xorg.conf" when i check to see if the driver is completely installed per "# aticonfig –initial –input=/etc/X11/xorg.conf" i get this...
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    Lost AGAIN

    :angry: again, I lost my drivers for DVD and CD-ROM. i have already done the basics, tried to re-install the drivers, removed them from device manager and then action like last time but nothing. this happened after the installation of my Epson printer driver. I believe is the same thing that...
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    Linux Needs Love TOOO!

    Being a windows person...err EX-Windows person; but being not very computer literate i have found while using SuSE 10.1 that it takes a little more computer know how to get what you want. But I am TOO Lazy. :D how'bout a program that lets you just download drivers just like Windows, allows...
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    Not Again!!

    Ok thanks for the quick reply again CG. I figured out what i was doing wrong; just a matter of operator error. however; i dont have sound and the error message says i need to find a driver or configure the sound card. i have onboard audio (ac97) and being brand spanking new to SuSE and linux i...
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    EasyBCD. Is It THIS Easy?

    Looking for Easy BCD? Click here! being new to all this this should be an easy question for all of you. i have Vista, when i installed it i made two partitions and installed vista to the second partition, to make room for Linux (SUSE) i installed easy BCD (I heard the VistaBootPro was a scam...
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    Computers SUCK!

    ok how about this. up and running, no real problems, except my processor is taxed by two services that i have no idea what they do and why they stop doing whatever it is that they are doing. how can i find the appropriate service so i can kill these things. this something very new, i noticed...
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    Is My Motherboard Really Fried

    Im getting different opinions about my little dilema. A couple of days ago i decided to update my bios, (ignorantly) thinking it might restore my drivers for the CD-ROM and DVD RW. After re-start...well it did not re-start and that is where I am right now :huh: !! However I cant seem to get...
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    SUSE Or Mandriva? Both Cant Be The Easiest!

    Thanks for the reply and suggestions CG. Talking with freinds and "IT guys" they have suggested Mandrake (Mandriva samething right?) and some like yourself have suggested SUSE. as you already know im not the sharpest tool in the computer shed so i dont want a program that works around command...
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    Lost CD-ROM And DVD-RW Drivers

    hello again Mr. Guru and Ms. Jane, well i just started my computer to install a program on my external HDD, nothing happened. i investigated and in device manager it shows no driver for both the CD-ROM and DVD RW players. went to HP site to download drivers and i get error: "cannot...
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    Going Back To XP After Upgrade

    i am an amatuer at best and i have just downloaded Vista (twice). first i chose to be ignorant and i loaded it as an up-grade...mistake! well after chasing down bugs and drivers i decided to re-install using a clean install. it worked beautifly. i am really enjoying the system and so far no...
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