December 2016 - Amidst a tangled web monthly blog archive

Changing Motherboard from RAID to AHCI with Windows 7 - 02 Dec 2016

I don’t even remember making this decision, but I recently discovered my motherboard’s storage controller was set to RAID for my SSD and spindle hard drive. I was trying to see how much life was left on my SSD after seeing a friendly reminder on Reddit. But SSDLife couldn’t see either drive. They were hidden […]

Categories: Computers
Christmas Desktop 2016 - 01 Dec 2016

As I’ve done in previous years, here’s my Christmas desktop for this year. I used DesktopSnowOK, which is nowhere near as good as Xsnow on Linux, but it’s something. The falling snow blends so much with the background it’s hard to even tell it’s there.

Categories: The site