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  1. Windows 7 SP1 Fails to Install (and causes a Blue Screen system halt)

    by , 10th March 2011 at 08:42 PM
    Microsoft Recently released a Service Pack for Windows 7 and it has worked fine until it has been made available via WSUS/Windows Updates for Automatic Install. It has been known to cause a few problems where the system has halted upon startup with a Fatal Error as shown below:

    Fatal Error C0000034 applying update operation (Update 282 of 103814)

    Many people have turned to re-building the system but there is a fix to getting the system back up and running and it is ...
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  2. Excel 2010 - Printer Fails to Communicate

    by , 5th May 2011 at 02:52 PM (It looks like you are trying to write a blog...)
    Long term users of Excel VBA will be familiar with slow processing of page set up if code like the following is used:

    With ActiveWorksheet.PageSetup
    .CenterHeader = "Title of the Worksheet"
    .LeftFooter = "Today's Date"
    .RightFooter = "Page &P of &N"
    .PrintArea = "$A$1:$H$28"
    End With


    The problem with the code is that, despite the use of the With statement, each line requires a call to ...

    Updated 19th October 2011 at 12:30 PM by Pico

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  3. Usernames - Should they identify a pupil?

    by , 13th November 2009 at 04:24 PM (Grumbledook's stuff!)
    In a discussion about student IDs I got a tad frustrated by the take some people have about Becta guidance and that it is given from a point of not really understanding how the real world works or giving examples ...

    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook View Post
    With all respect to DB and AT ... B*11*cks

    Becta put out the recommendation based on data protection guidance and esafety guidance from a heap of places and just collate it. Having a go at them for doing this is pretty pointless and hiding your head in
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