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    Problem with monitor - driver

    @chroot: I do see things on my monitor when i turn on my computer but when i install the drivers that came with the motherboard the screen turns blank as soon as windows loads. i can hear the startup sound of windows. Then if i uninstall the drivers ( by going in safe mode first), the monitor...
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    Problem with monitor - driver

    I recently bought a new cpu - a core 2 Duo E6550 @2.33Ghz. The board model is Intel Desktop Board DG33FB. But I kept my old monitor, a Samsung Samtron 45Bn, bought way back in 1999. The monitor does not work with the new system with software drivers installed. I have to use it otherherwise...
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    Need help with my course on memory mapping and stuff

    I have got a begginner's course in computer organisation this semester. The course consists of the basic stuff like types of memories and memory hierarchy with the detailed description of each etc etc. Now, what i really dont get is memmory mapping and how exactly data is read and written on...
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    How do they convert b/w films into colour?

    wow, how much time does that take?
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    Medical Can someone help me?

    Hey, i feel the almost that way. I am depressed for almost 2 days after i get an attack of cluster headache. I have told my doc this and he said that he has observed this in others too. I feel like everything, everyperson i am seeing is new, when in fact they are very familiar.
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    How do they convert b/w films into colour?

    but a second has 25 frames, do they paint every frame? that will take enormous amount of time and money
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    How do they convert b/w films into colour?

    But, how does the computer know if this particular dress was blue or say red? How are colours decided?
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    How do they convert b/w films into colour?

    i've seen a film which was orignally black and white but after 50 years or so they made it colour. how did they do it?
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    Programming difficulties

    thanks Thanks Crosson. I feel you are very true about discrete math and puzzles. I struggled a lot in those areas too. I realize that I never really stick with a problem or a puzzle long enough to solve it. I'll have to change that. So how much time do you think I'll require to write a...
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    Programming difficulties

    I have just completed my first year in computer science. In it, among other subjects like math we had one paper based on the C language. But i think i am going to fail in that subject. So i have to get strong in it before my next attept which is approx 4 months away. Also, this sem...
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    Programming difficulties

    I do not get by what you mean abstractions, forgive my ignorance. But algorithm development is a major problem for me.
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    Programming difficulties

    Thanks a lot, i will keep all the suggestions in mind and think over them. I must admit, i am a little scred by my career decision, will i be able to meet what is demanded from me?
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    Programming difficulties

    Whant kind of mathematics? Discrete mathematics?
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    Programming difficulties

    I am studying computer science and i have just finished my first year. We had a little bit of C language. Now i can grasp the theory part of the language like the syntax and the components of the language, but i can't seem to be ale to write programs. I mean i cant form the correct algorithm or...
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    Two simple questions regarding black holes

    Which are all the methods by which black holes are detected? How do we get to know how massive a black hole
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