One of the cast members on TechTV's The Screen Savers, a.k.a. D-Tip a.k.a. The Dark Tipper.
D-Tip showed me how to make my friend think his computer had crashed.
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After watching The Screen Savers, I realized how little I know about computers.
A way of restarting one's computer without going to the command restart; used in "emergency" situations (e.g. Blue Screen of Death)
To Cold Boot a computer one must:
On Mac Os: ctrl+apple+start-up key
Also can be achieved by turning the computer on and off again
The Screen Savers helped me understand the "mega-this" and "giga-that"
Invention developed by the people at X-play, proving once again that TechTV is almost literally bouncing off the walls.
They're not just inventions. . . they're X-PLENTIONS!