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50 First Online Dates

A new device to convert analog video to FireWire/DV, failing burnt CDs, new laptops and more. It's the weekend, and it's Online Tonight with David Lawrence!

Previously: Conan O'Brien >>
Next: Starsky and Hutch, Mperia and me keeping my promises >>


Hour 1: An interview with the CEO of ADS Technologies on their analog-to-DV device called the PYRO AV, having Windows Update fail when updating your computer, spec'ing a laptop for a new user, MusicMatch CDs not being recognized by older portable CD players, PowerPoint presentations not showing all images when moved to another machine and more; we take your calls at 1-800-39-ONLINE, your emails at david@online-today.com and instant messages at screen name Lawrence on America Online on anything you want to talk about.
Hour 2: Disabling automatic Windows updates, a creepy My Yahoo issue, backing up an old 486 machine (using Laplink), getting rid of HugeSearch (we recommend Ad Aware and Spybot Search and Destroy), converting RealAudio to WAV audio for burning on CD and more; we take your calls at 1-800-39-ONLINE, your emails at david@online-today.com and instant messages at screen name Lawrence on America Online on anything you want to talk about.
Hour 3: Windows 98 not loading, how to buy a printer and scanner for a small Macintosh network, consumables in t-shirt transfer printing, upgrading a 5-year old machine running Windows 98 to XP (don't), HP versus Dell and Pentium versus Athlon, a dual-boot RedHat/XP install gone bad, checking for overload in using a router and a firewall (that's fine) and more; we take your calls at 1-800-39-ONLINE, your emails at david@online-today.com and instant messages at screen name Lawrence on America Online on anything you want to talk about.

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