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Seeking a Little Linux? Try Blackbox

Aug 29, 2007, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"My son, who is just beginning college with his new (used) eBay laptop computer, was trawling the net the other day when he came across a nifty little software tool called Blackbox. It's actually a replacement shell for explorer.exe.

"Windows, as we know, is an operating system without which we couldn't start up applications, such as Internet Explorer, Microsoft Word and the like. Explorer.exe, on the other hand, is the applet at the center of Windows, by which I mean the graphic user interface we see when we boot Windows in the first place..."

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