Category Archives: Learning new skills

Talking To Spirits Workshops Open The Door To Enhanced Abilities

I am holding Talking to Spirits Workshops every Thursday afternoon at 2pm at my studio in Floyd. Attendance is limited to 8 people or less so that everyone gets an opportunity to experience spiritual communication with the spiritual being of … Continue reading

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In today’s world, you are being exposed to new ideas, new technology and new ways of doing things almost every week. You either keep up and keep yourself employable and aware of what is happening, or you decide that newfangled … Continue reading

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On the subject of help

When you attempt to help someone or some organization, you are doing something quite adventurous! Your intentions may be honorable and your actions may represent a sacrifice of time and money but the reactions you get from those you wish … Continue reading

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Recovering from a hard drive crash

A few days ago, I was working away on a project when my faithful computer make a quiet ..errrrkk! sound and quit.

It was after midnight and I made several attempts to restart the computer, with no success. The system could not even complete a Safe Boot sequence. I quit for the night and spent a restless night trying to figure out how I was going to stretch my budget to buy a replacement computer.

The next day the full reality of my situation hit me. All of my image files and articles were on this particular computer and many applications that were vital to my production of income. I had bought several backup drives but had never set up a real backup system to capture new and revised files on a daily basis. I had been winging it as far as backups and now was having to pay the price.

Google came to the rescue with many helpful suggestions on applications that would rescue files from my damaged hard drive. I chose Disc Doctors because they offer a free evaluation download which would help me decide whether enough data could be recovered to make it worthwhile buying the application.

It was a bargain and I recovered almost 255 Gb of data within two days. If you want to know how it was done, you will need to read the rest of the story.

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