Monthly Archives: September 2008

Fix Broken Buttons on Harmony Remote

Logitech’s Harmony Remote is a really nice remote. I’ve had mine for a couple years but now the most commonly used buttons are wearing out. Since I have a Tivo the most used buttons are the forward buttons that I … Continue reading






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How to debug a Windows bluescreen crash (BSOD)

I use hibernate when I am done using my Windows Vista x64 machine for the day. Usually I would use sleep but for some reason my DFI motherboard doesn’t work with Vista’s sleep feature. Hibernate usually works fine, but maybe … Continue reading






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Google Chrome error: The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000005)

Update: I have confirmed that Rizal’s suggestion in the comments fixes the problem. Add a “–no-sandbox” argument to the Chrome shortcut and Chrome should start working. To do this right click on the Chrome desktop icon. In the Target box … Continue reading






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