feature requests

dough boy's Comic Book Blogs

  • Lifetime Member

    dough boy | Male | 42 years old | Kansas City

"Why do today what you can put off 'til tomorrow"

Programmer by day, comic nerd by night. My official job title is "Director of Janitorial Engineering"

August 2020

SuMoTuWeThFrSa
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031 

Archives

Tags

Finally! Computers are a pain

2386 views • Jun 7, '08 • (2) Comments

So if you have read my other blogs you have noticed that I got a new computer...and then got another new computer a week later.

I just received the "replacement" computer this morning and I have spent all day setting it up.

I put it on the desk and started setting it up.  As I mentioned in the previous blog my graphics card was upgraded as well.  I didn't know what this meant as to a layman it is only a "version" number.  Well when I was plugging everything in I noticed that there is only one DVI connection on the card.  Where the other older card had 2 DVI connections the new one had just the one and it replaced the other with an HDMI slot.

- read more

New Computer Part 2

2433 views • Jun 3, '08 • (4) Comments

I have had a couple of questions about the new computer...and an interesting twist as well.

First of all I asked around at my employer before I went to buy a computer if we got a discount with Dell. I was told no, but we did have one with Apple.

So I placed my order. Less than 5 days after receiving the new computer I got an e-mail from a guy at work with a link to vendor's that the parent company get deals with. Who was on there? Dell.

- read more

Had to buy a new computer

2390 views • Jun 1, '08 • (2) Comments

So in the middle of creating the new site and moving everything over I had to break down and buy a new computer.

I didn't realize how old my current computer was.  It started making noises, randomly shutting down, and breathing fire (ok...not that bad...but it was pretty bad).

I tried to talk my boss at work that my employer should by me one as I can work from home but that went over like a ton of bricks.

- read more

World Community Grid Logo
ComicBookRealm.com: 57 years, 264 days, 2 hours of Run Time
Help projects like: Smash Childhood Cancer, OpenZika, Help Stop TB, FightAIDS@Home - Phase 2, Outsmart Ebola Together, Mapping Cancer Markers, FightAIDS@Home
Join World Community Grid today!
  • Newest
  • D.C. Thomson & Co.'s Commando: War Stories in Pictures Issue # 1024
  • Artists Writers & Artisans's Devil's Highway Issue # 2
  • Yen Press's High School Prodigies Have it Easy Even in Another World Soft Cover # 7
  • Marvel Comics's Spider-Verse TPB # 1
CBR.com member auction items ?