The Tech Wiki
This is a repository of technical and technological information I've amassed over the years. Old blog contents will eventually move here.
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Operating Systemsplugin-autotooltip__default plugin-autotooltip_bigOperating Systems
I'm an equal opportunity OS user - I use and am familiar with Windows, OS X, and Linux. I'm *less* familiar with the successor to OS X, Apple's MacOS, mostly because all my Macs are now at least 10 years old, and I can't use anything past High Sierra (10.13), because some of the apps I use are 32-bit only.
Microsoft Windowsplugin-autotooltip__default plugin-autotooltip_bigMicrosoft Windows
I still primarily use Windows 10. I've used Windows 11 and have been disappointed with it to the degree that I don't run it on any of my own machines.
I'll keep using Windows 10 as long as I can. I do a lot of hobby work in graphic design and CAD, and the software I use is, unfortunately, unavailable on Linux.
Windows 10plugin-autotooltip__default plugin-autotooltip_bigWindows 10
Hacks & Tipsplugin-autotooltip__default plugin-autotooltip_bigHacks & Tips
I like to hack at things and customize my desktop environment. Windows still has a lot of customizability, although some things have been relegated to the registry with no UI access to the settings.
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