Help Desk

Fix “File is too large for destination file system” Error

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Yesterday, while copying some large files to an external hard drive, I was promptly issued this message by Windows: The file “myfile” is too large for the destination file system. So I wondered to myself what could possibly cause this issue. My external hard drive had tons of free space, so why would I not […]

Fix “Instruction at referenced memory could not be read”

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With Windows, you never know what crazy error message will one day pop up and scare the heck out of you! One error message that I have seen on a clients machine recently was: Instruction at 0x000 referenced memory at 0x000. The memory could not be read. Wow! What the heck does that even mean!? […]

Uninstall Symantec Endpoint Protection Without a Password

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If you work in a corporate environment, you and your computer may be the unsuspecting victim of a terrible piece of software from Symantec called Endpoint Protection. It’s a giant behemoth of a program that includes anti-spyware, anti-virus, network threat detection, and all kinds of other super security crap. I certainly do understand the need […]