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C:\RETRO ROO> Atari XEGS Reboot, Part 1: 8-bit Nostalgia

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Decades in the making, now the moment of truth. Plugs seated, power anchor dropped, and after a not-so-confident yielding press of a bloated candy-like teal button, and subsequent moment of silence, one thought remains: I need proof of life. But, suddenly the room is quiet no more. Ah yes, I remember that sound! An unsophisticated but satisfying reminiscent…
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Fix: Corrupt Windows 2012 RDS Basic Color Scheme

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This is a bizarre issue that has happened on multiple occasions with Windows 2012 servers in a Remote Desktop Collection. Out of nowhere, the screen colors go haywire. It seems somehow the “Windows Basic” color scheme gets corrupted. Black text becomes yellow text. White backgrounds become black backgrounds. The right-hand scroll bar becomes black with…
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How To Edit Google Chrome Custom Spell Check Dictionary

So, you’ve accidentally added a misspelled word to Google Chrome’s custom dictionary, how do you remove it? On Windows, Linux, ChromeOS 1. Click the Customize Google Chrome button on the right side of the Chrome toolbar. 2. Click on Settings. 3. Click the Language and input settings button. 4. Click the Edit custom dictionary link. Instead…
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