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I’ve been very unlucky with the development machine that I built in 2006 to test ClipMate on Vista.  It ran fine until last September, then I had a motherboard failure which turned out to be caused by a (suspected) faulty power supply (it killed another motherboard too!) So I went to CompUSA, looking for another […]

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Vista Program Files Hide and Seek

I’m writing this off-topic post in hopes that it’ll save other folks the time/trouble that I just wasted trying to troubleshoot an installer that seemed to be installing old versions of files.  Nothing was wrong with the installer, nothing was wrong with my eyes, nothing was wrong at all, except my memory. As a software […]

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