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Natalie Holeman answered annie neilson's question
A fast for 11 days, might lose you 10-15 pounds over the week (not counting any water lose/gain).  Exercise will lose you a lot more if it is intense.  Exercise will also sculpt your body.  You will get tight middle, strong legs, curves in all the right places.

Annie, I see your picture on your profile.  … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered

Forgive me but this is most obviously either a homework assignment or a test question.  We are not here to make is so you can pass college and not learn anything.  And then you will be competing for a job against those that made sure you passed with better scores than the people that answered … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered

It you want to know all the functions of a operating system, I must say it depends on the operating system.

The functions that all operating systems have in common is the subroutines to perform input output operations, the ability to input a task to be performed, the ability to load the software to perform the … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Anonymous' question


I usually try to refrain from giving advice as I am not a counselor, shrink, or your parent.  I really think you should talk with your parents, they will have good ideas but as you have not talked to them yet maybe you have your reasons.  My advice is not from a professional and I … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Soul Fly's question

Your criteria that I like EVERY song on the album is going to eliminate a LOT of my library.  To be honest most of my albums are purchased for only a few songs at best.  Some for a single song.  I like almost all types of music and have everything from rap to reggae to … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered

Load/turn on remote terminal software on the systems to be monitored.  Load the monitoring software (if you are using something besides Windows Task Manager or Windows Resource Monitor) Open telnet (or other package) for each system in a separate Window, bring up the monitoring software on each computer.

The disadvantage is if someone is using the … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Wasim Akram's question

1.  What antivirus are you running?

2.  What anti-malware program are you running?

3.  What programs are running in the background?

4.  How much RAM do you have on your computer?  How much is in use?  How often are pages being swapped in and out?

No switching to Linux is not the answer to all questions especially if you … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered

What I can think of just off my head

Speed of nodes

Speed of routers

Number of users

Protocols used for network

Wire vs wireless

If wireless, building construction, location of water sources, location of pipes, strength of router wireless signal, strength of computer wireless signal

number of routers

router routes list/configuration

computer host list and routes list

distance from node

distance from router


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Natalie Holeman answered diaa ahmed's question

1.  Windows - Advantages: Most software, most types of software, operating system you can expect to see on computers at most jobs, OS very simple (made for people that know nothing about computers and do not care to learn anything either).  Disadvantages:  As it is the most common OS in the world it is the … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Anonymous' question

Your question is open ended.  There are literally hundreds of factors if not thousands depending on whether for home or business, area of IT you are interested in, size of the computer system, number of users, operating system, ...

I know you do not get much room to state what the situation is.  Respond to this … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Anonymous' question

Assuming the problem only occurs during startup, it is probably either the drivers you are loading or programs you load with each startup.  You did not specify which operating system you are using but there should be a startup log available. 

Check the startup log for errors and retries on starting drivers and programs.  If … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Megan goodgirl's question

1972, my freshman chemistry instructor required us to write a Fortran program to convert degrees Fahrenheit to degrees Celsius.  I think it was about 20 cards for the complete job stream. 

My first real learning to use computers was a super calculator owned by the science department.  It could hold a program up to I … Read more

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Natalie Holeman answered Megan goodgirl's question

1.  Home computer users mostly bought programs to load onto their computers to run.  A serious home application at that time would have been a cross indexed list of books in ones private library, recipes, or balancing the check book. 

2.  If you wanted to surf you got something like a Hayes modem and had … Read more