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If you want to avoid the point, simply take offense. -Intuit


I came here to answer computer questions. (This used to say "...and nothing more.")


What I meant was, I don't know how much help I would be with other things... NOT that I would be upset if you asked a non computer question!


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So getting advice is what this site is all about! As I was just posting a question of mine, I couldn't help but notice the Notes section below the question section!!
I am from India and we do speak good English! We might not be the best orators in the world but we are more than capable of having a good conversation with any one!
I personally think that it is a bit harsh to categorize one nation on their ability to speak English!
Here I am, trying to make my point! It would be perfect if you could do something about being brutal about how people type their questions on the forum!
Hey, it's a forum for helping each other out, not categorizing them :)
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Hi there,

That isn't there to be "brutal" nor does does it single out India. It clearly states that India is just an example. :-)

The reason I did this is because we get a great many people posting from countries that have a different take on English. What was happeneing before I added that, is that the people answering would be "Brutal" about their poor English, and not bother to actually answer the question.

When someone says: "I am from Iraq..." people then have mercy on their poor English skills, and don't feel the need to attack them for making so many mistakes.

Of course the good, kind and caring people will always answer the questions, no matter how poorly written they are, without correcting their writing. :-)

Again, India is just an example, you are not being singled out.

Take care,

DN.


Old posts associated with a certain email address that keeps coming up when googled, how can I report these or get these taken down. (link)
Please send the information to Dangernerd@gmail.com

Thanks,

DN.


Hello,

I was looking at the questions that I have asked. Each question I have asked says that I have 3 answers, but when I click on the question that was asked, it only shows two. Is this a bug? Or is it really only 2 answers but it's a bug that says only 3 have answered?

Thanks. (link)
Hi there,

In your settings there is one that allows you to hide answers from users who haven't been rated enough yet, or who have been given low ratings. If you change that setting to show everything, you will see all the answers.

The only other reason would be if a user was banned after they answered your question. The first situation is much more likely.

Thanks,

DN.


What's 4.82+12.7= (link)
Hi there,

I could just give you the answer, but I would like to show you a trick so you can work it out yourself the next time this comes up:

Whenever you have a partial number after the decimal point, even the places out before you begin:

Which is easier to figure out:

4.82+12.7

... or:

12.70
+ 4.82
-------


When you see it like that, it is stone simple, eh? Just do the addition as if the decimal wasn't there at all. Adding that 0 after the 7 just makes it process better when you look at it.

So:

12.70
+ 4.82
-------
17.52



Hi! I have a Nikon camera & have been using ViewNX2 for a few years,hen i uploaded the programi chose Italian as my language,but now i want to chang it to English (im teaching my little sister to use it & she doesnt speak Italian).So can i do this or do i have to upload it again? Please help,all of my photos are there and theyre my life,i dont want to do something wrong and mess it all up,im not very good with computers.Thanks! (link)
Hi there,

I went through the manual, and wasn't able to find a way to change the language settings except to re-install over the top of the last copy, and choose a new language at the time.

I suggest you do NOT do this unless it is a last resort. Normally I would install ViewNX 2, and go through the options, but I am afraid this is a crazy busy time for me right now. :-(

I am guessing you looked through all the options pages in the program, but just in case you haven't, please double check there for a drop down selector that will allow you to pick a new language.

If it were me, I would contact Nikon for a definitive answer:

Nikon support number:

Call 1-800-Nikon-US (1-800-645-6687) 9AM-8PM EST, Monday to Friday

A couple other thoughts: How about installing it on a different machine, so your little sister doesn't accidentally destroy your life's work? ;-)

Also, I don't know what you are doing for back-ups of your photos, but if they are this important to you, please consider backing them up.

In theory, you could back them up, install the latest version of the program, in English:

http://nikonimglib.com/nvnx/#

... then import your photos.

Please let me know in feedback what Nikon Support says about this. If there is an easy way, I would like to know for the next time this comes up.

By the way, I think it is great that you are teaching your sister, the world needs more sisters like you!

Wishing you all the best with this.


i m 25 Years old from india Kuch din pahle mera rape kar diya gaua tha. But maine ue bat kisi ko nahi batai .anjane me main pregnant ho gayee or pata ni chala. Jb pata chala to kaffi der ho gayee thi .maine ek baby ko janm diya bt wo nahi raha. Ab mere ghar wale meri shaadi karwa rahe hai par use ladke ko jb shaadi ke nad first night ko meri reality pata chalegi to wo mujhe chod dega . Main ye ni chahti main kya karu plz suggest me (link)
English please.


My computer is telling me that my AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Burn/Burn file is corrupted, as seen in the link below:
http://i58.tinypic.com/30u48so.jpg
I've ran the check/repair it tells me to, but it doesn't fix it, and says something about a program I downloaded that's preventing the check/repair to finish. How can I fix this?

I'm not even sure what this file is, is it safe to just delete it? (link)
Hi there,

If you didn't check the box to scan for and repair bad sectors, you should run the utility again and do so.

Before you even do that, you should back up and files you wish to keep, simply because errors like this are frequently a sign of impending drive failure.

Please read this thread:

http://forums.techguy.org/windows-vista/755465-error-0x80070570.html

... and go here to run the utility they are talking about:

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/startup-repair-faq#1TC=windows-vista

If you need any further help, please let me know, and provide as many details as you can when you do. Things like which version of windows you are running.

I wish you the best!


Dangernerd, Adviceman49 here; I am unable to log in and the system is saying it does not know me when I asked for a password rest.

Could you Email me a toolguy105@yahoo.com with instructions how to get back in.

Thanks (link)
Hi there,

I have e-mailed you directly, and sent you a password reset notice as well.

Thanks,

DN.


This is the question:

http://postimg.org/image/85nmwbexx/ (link)
You may post the complete text in a question. You may not post a link to an image of a bunch of text. Please ask a fresh question including the text from the image.

Thanks.


1. Can xasten build up my muscle?

2. Make me have a broad chest?

3. A six pack stomach? (link)
1. No

2. No

3. No

This is a steroid for dealing with various painful diseases:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dexamethasone

... not a steroid for cheating at working out.

Please see a doctor before making a terrible mistake.


I have this Case Programming Assignment, Im having trouble with. It's in VS Express 2013 Net Framework. I have to make where a user puts in the dog's age, then the program displays the dogs age and the age in human years. when the user puts in the dogs age 9. the label says Your dog is 9 years old and 63 in people years.

Its been a week and I can't for the life of me figure it out!! would be most grateful! (link)
Hi there,

In order for us to help you, you are going to have to ask a more specific question. For example: What line of code are you stuck on, what have you tried that didn't work and what error messages are you getting in the attempt.

If you provide those items, I can probably help you.



Technical in IT or PMP in industrial field ? (link)
Please rephrase your question, adding more detail, if you can, as this doesn't tell us enough to help you.

Thanks.


My bother moved to Spain with his girlfriend. He lived with her perants. Him & his girlfriend have been kicked out and now have no were to go and can't get back to the uk. Wot can they do or were can they go for help ??? (link)
Hi there,

Have them contact the British Embassy. The informatin is pasted below.

This is the best possible thing you can suggest they do. If they are truly trapped in Spain and wish to return, they will likely arrange to send them home as soon as possible.

I suggest that they start by calling and talking to someone there. An e-mail might get lost in the shuffle, and they have no time to waste.

If they happen to be in, or very near, Madrid, they should go there in person and explain.

I wish them the best.

Torre Espacio
Paseo de la Castellana 259D
28046 Madrid
Spain


EmailConsular enquiries: Info.consulate@fco.gov.uk

Telephone +34 917 146 300

Fax +34 917 146 301

https://www.gov.uk/government/world/organisations/british-embassy-madrid/office/british-embassy


The title of the question is "OK"

When you read the question you will see that it relates to all the questions we had relating to the wife/mother going to prison. He really does not ask a question, it is more of a statement.

Here is the URL to the question written 9/10 at 6:49

http://www.advicenators.com/qview.php?q=644275 (link)
All taken care of, thanks!


I got an email saying my question had been answered, but when I clicked the link to check it out, there was no answer on my question. This hasn't happened before. Anyone know what the deal is? (link)
Hi there,

Two possibilities:

One: The answer was abusive, spam, or something else really unhelpful, and was deleted.

Two: You have the setting on your profile page:

"When browsing the site, should we hide bad columnists from you? (You can still visit their columns, but you won't ever read their advice or see them on columnist search pages.)"

... set to a higher level than the person is currently rated. If you change it to "No - Show me everyone!" and you still don't see an answer, then reason number one is correct.



Hi, I'm new to the site and I am also a YouTuber; I was wondering if it's okay for me to answer questions on YouTube in addition to answering them on this site? (link)
Hi there,

Provided you place a link to the video in your answer, I don't have a problem with it.

Perhaps I will modify the site to embed the video answer directly into the page for you.

Thanks for asking,

DN.


What happens if a girl swallow sperm of a girl during blowjob? (link)
You already asked this here:

http://www.advicenators.com/qview.php?q=643561


So, my current laptop is basically dead, and we think there's really nothing we can do, so now I am looking for a new one.

I will be using this laptop mostly for school (reports, online resources, etc.), e-mail, web browsing, and gaming (Yeah, I'm sort of a nerd so I would like it to be a good computer for gaming). I might also want to have a 2-in-1 laptop and tablet.

My budget is about $250-$400, so any suggestions in that price range?

I would also like to know if anyone has had experience with intel Pentium? I have found some 2-in-1 laptop/tablets I like for $350, but my brother says intel Pentium isn't any good. Any thoughts? The brand is HP, is that a good brand?

Thanks for reading, any suggestions? (link)
Hi there,

Sadly, there isn't much for a gaming laptop in that price range. Sure, you can run a lot of games with reduced graphics settings and get by just fine, but if you intend to run the graphics at higher quality settings, you will need a machine with a dedicated graphics card. You can find some of those second hand around $500, but if you intend to buy new, they are way out of the budget you stated. For example, AlienWare, which is famous for gaming laptops, among other things, has a sale going on that would get you into one for $1,099, but it isn't a 2-in-1. This would let you game though.

http://www.alienware.com/

... in case you want to look anyway. :-)

Your brother is absolutely right about AMD being better than Intel... up until about 6 years ago when they released a newer series of CPUs that AMD has never been able to top.

It pains me to say that, it really does, but the fact of the matter is that performance per watt of power use is firmly in the Intel camp now.

As for the use of the word Pentium there, I would agree that for higher end use, such as gaming, you would prefer a Core5 or better chip, but once again, your budget won't allow that.

You would be surprised how well the dual core Pentium chips will run most everything you want to these days. I kinda wish they had invented a new name for their mid-level chips, since Pentium has a bit of a stigma attached, but these aren't the old Pentium chips from 1996, in fact, for the money, they are pretty amazing.

Speaking for my own experience, I haven't had a lot of luck with HP laptops. When I had my own shop, more out of warranty HP's came through than anything else.

Having said that, there is a problem with all laptops: They cost more to fix than you would even believe. As long as you buy the longest warranty you can get, you will end up ok no matter what you buy as long as it is a major brand.

I have had good fortune with Acer, Toshiba and Dell, in that order.

All the best.

P.S. Why did you rate that previous answer as not being helpful? I would watch that, since it was an honest opinion, and a good answer on the whole. Ratings abuse gets you banned from theis site... just a friendly heads-up. :-)


Do you guys think that it is wrong to kiss someone if you feel that there might be something more than just friends but after youve kissed the guy... U just didnt feel anything? Was i wrong to kiss him and now hurt him by having to tell him i dont feel anything for him more than just friends ? (link)
Hi there,

For future reference, I would like to share something that will save you, and the next guy, both a lot of grief:

The kiss isn't where the magic happens. Kissing someone to see if they are your soulmate just doesn't work.

You know how you know? When you ache to kiss the person, when it is all you can think about. Simply put: don't kiss anyone at all until you are already feeling like you are going to die if you don't find a way to kiss them.

If you realize that you didn't swoon at the thought of kissing him, then there was nothing there romantically in the first place.

The spark happens BEFORE the kiss... otherwise this is how friendships get screwed up. :-(

You will know when the time is right. When you don't have to "try it out," but instead are aching for it, then you have something. Otherwise, you will just be creating the potential for hurt feelings.


i read the advice on New Apology to Dangernerd and no offense but it was not helpful to me at all and i promise i will not threaten to rape another user again becuase of her advice to me and really i am not gonna see a Mental Health Professonal i do not like that kind of advice and this is not a threat i am writing this to you to let you know that i do not want advice on seeing a Therapist so if you get this in your column can you please not advise to see a therapist and i really want to start using this site again it was the questions and answers site unlike any other and i cannot use Yahoo Answers becuse it is for register users only and i cannot register for it all but i do not care and can you please drop the whole rape thing i really should not have asked about MissyMeliss and again i wont be seeing a therapist becuase they think you need to be normal to be intelligent which is false and not have a fun ability so anyway if you get this in your advice column please do not advise me to a see a therapist thank you and please allow my questions to be posted on this site once more . (link)
There is no other advise I can give you except you saw the wrong therapist, they aren't all the same.

Goodbye.




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