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Red Alert 2 on Windows 8

There are some files involved, you can grab them from here: Red Alert 2 for Windows 8 When you try to run Red Alert 2 on Windows 8, you may get the following error message: FATAL String Manager failed to initialized properly Or Error – Unable to set the video mode. Or your game may […]

Problem Ejecting SATA drives on Windows 8

The task’s simple: you plug in an AHCI-enabled SATA drive on-the-fly, you use it, and then you eject it. Right? Not so much. Windows can’t stop your ‘foobar’ device because a program is still using it. Close any programs that might be using the device and then try again later. On Windows 7 it just […]