Monthly Archives: February 2018

How to Install and Dual Boot Linux and Mac OS

The Mac is one of the most reliable computing platforms available, and can make a great platform for not only running the Mac OS, such as the current macOS Sierra, but also Windows and Linux. In fact, the MacBook Pro is a very popular platform for running Linux. Under the hood, the Mac’s hardware is remarkably similar to […]

Multiple desktops in Windows 10

Multiple desktops are great for keeping unrelated, ongoing projects organized, or for quickly hiding from the boss that browser game you can’t stop playing. To create multiple desktops Source: Multiple desktops in Windows 10

GRC | ‘s OpenVPN HOWTO Guide  

These pages will guide Windows users with any level of networking experience through the entire process of installing and configuring a complete, practical, workable, reliable, super-secure, and completely FREE Virtual Private Network (VPN) system of their own. Source: GRC | ‘s OpenVPN HOWTO Guide  

Adobe Flash Player GUI – Install the latest version on Linux Mint

Despite the fact that the days of Flash are coming to the end and on many sites it is long since superseded by more modern and safe HTML5 elements and javascript, sometimes it is still used, so you need Flash Player from Adobe in your system. Source: Adobe Flash Player GUI – Install the latest […]

Titanium Software – OnyX

OnyX is a multifunction utility that you can use to verify the startup disk and the structure of its system files, to run miscellaneous maintenance and cleaning tasks, to configure parameters in the Finder, Dock, Safari, and some of Apple’s applications, to delete caches, to remove certain problematic folders and files, to rebuild various databases […]

How to change Windows 10 network location from Public to Private

Ever found yourself with a Windows system that won’t let you browse other computers or printers on the local network? If you’re on a public connection such as an airport or hotel Wi-Fi, this expected behavior is good. But even if you’re at home, Windows sometimes mysteriously winds up with this Public network type. Yes, Network […]

How to Enable Network Discovery and Configure Sharing Options in Windows 10

If your Windows 10 computer or device can’t view other computers on the network, two things are probably at fault: You either assigned the incorrect network profile (public instead or private) or network discovery is turned off for some reason Source: How to Enable Network Discovery and Configure Sharing Options in Windows 10

2 hidden ways to get more from your Gmail address

little-known ways to use your Gmail address that can give you greater control over your inbox and save you some time and headache. When you choose a Gmail address, you actually get more than just “yourusername@gmail.com.” Here are two different ways you can modify your Gmail address and still get your mail: Source: Official Gmail […]

Net use

Connects a computer to or disconnects a computer from a shared resource, or displays information about computer connections. The command also controls persistent net connections. Used without parameters, net use retrieves a list of network connections. Source: Net use

Automatic Reconnecting mapped drives in windows 10

I am building out a machine to run W10 in our environment and i’m having an issue with mapped drives. In our W7 environment, whether you are connected to WiFi or not, the mapped drives will show in My Computer (although, it’ll show disconnected if you are not on the network or VPN). In Windows […]

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