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Old 06-23-2008, 01:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi everyone... looks like I found a great source for info when I'm stuck on something. Hopefully I'll be able to offer some back. I'm a 53-year-old x-IT guy and currently live in Kanata, Ontario, Canada with my family.

The new technology is quickly leaving me behind - mostly the guts inside the PC's i.e., drive interfaces, MB interfaces, memory but also network topoloy and configs for routers and cable modems.

Therefore, I need a good resource to learn from and stay current.


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Old 06-23-2008, 01:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well welcome to TF! It's a great place to read threads, ask questions, etc. about whatever you need to know. I'm sure we'll be able to help you quite a bit and no doubt your knowledge will be useful as well.

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Old 06-23-2008, 01:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome to the forums! Don't worry about getting left behind, I've been fiddling with computers since I was young....although I still am ^_^ and it still confuses me.

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Ask all the questions you want... whatever we don't know, we'll make up something that sounds pretty good.

Technology continues to move forward with breakneck speed, so don't worry if some of it is brand new to you. Go with the flow, and you'll have it all down pat again in no time.

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Old 06-26-2008, 11:18 PM   #7 (permalink)
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welcome to the forum, nice to have some more Canadians one here (there isn't many).
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Dont worry TechTired, I myself just went into the Quad Core world after using a Celeron for the last 6 years!

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