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Ant in my LCD

Post by Daehawk » Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:53 pm

Theres a little ant in my damn monitor. He is right in my view and I cant budge him. He is in front of the pixels but behind the top layer. Its going to drive me nuts until I take it apart and break it.

Oh great now he is crawling.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Zarathud » Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:30 pm

Stop putting crack in your LCD. Stuff is a bug magnet.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Anonymous Bosch » Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:38 pm

If you're dealing with crazy ants, known for their penchant for destroying electronics, you'd best prepare for some serious chemical warfare.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Daehawk » Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:07 pm

Holy crap never heard of those!

No this is just a little lost sugar ant I think. My hope now is for his demise and me to shake or blow him out of there. I dont want to squish him thats for sure :)
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Zitterbacke » Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:55 pm

I feel your pain, got one of those little things in my work screen. The number of times I tried to delete that underline...
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Daehawk » Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:16 pm

Made me laugh. Mine seems to have wondered off...or died and dropped out. I think. Now Im afraid to look afraid Ill see him again.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Rumpy » Sat Sep 02, 2017 6:09 pm

The first computer bug was named so due to an actual bug creating problems inside... :D

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Post by Sudy » Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:05 am

Whatever you do, don't squish it....
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by MonkeyFinger » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:04 pm

Rumpy wrote:The first computer bug was named so due to an actual bug creating problems inside... :D
That was Admiral Grace Hopper and she came to speak at my college! It was very cool, they spent time tracking down a mechanical switch that had stopped working because an insect had gotten stuck in it. When they logged the time, they taped the insect on the page and said they were "debugging" the problem. And the rest is history. She also said she had a hard time conceptualizing a millisecond and to help, but a friend of hers had built one for her and it was in her purse. She pulled out a length of wire, don't recall how long it was, saying that was how far electricity travelled in a millisecond. 8-)
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by The Meal » Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:49 pm

A light-nanosecond is almost a foot. A light-millisecond would be about 1/5th of a mile.
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Post by Isgrimnur » Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:57 pm

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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by MonkeyFinger » Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:45 am

Okay, fine... nanosecond. It was a long-ass time ago. :P
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Post by The Meal » Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:34 am

:D

Having lived in that world with some small intuition for those time scales, I had to verify things for myself. Cool vid, Isgrim.
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Post by Isgrimnur » Tue Sep 05, 2017 9:39 am

Thanks.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by Bad Demographic » Thu Sep 14, 2017 6:13 pm

Isgrimnur wrote:Adm. Hopper and her wire.
That was pretty awesome.
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Re: Ant in my LCD

Post by alexmercer » Tue Oct 24, 2017 4:52 am

Douse it with water!

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