Windows Failure – Sata Controller Driver Missing

A few years ago when I was a Windows user I ran across a GREAT deal on a computer package from Best Buy on Black Friday.  I ended up buying four computers — two for me, one for my dad and one for my mother-in-law. The desktops are very much awesome and I believe over […]

Windows 7: Set GVIM as Default Text Editor

I love VIM.  It’s my favorite IDE.  I also hate notepad.  It’s extremely primitive and in no-way intuitive.  For that reason, I set GVIM ( Graphical VIM ) as the default text editor in my Windows environment — here’s the command: ftype txtfile=”C:\Program Files (x86)\Vim\vim73\gvim.exe” –remote-tab-silent “%1” Please note, this command must be run as […]