Author Archives | Azker M

About Azker M

Tech Enthusiastic • Network Geek • Linux • FOSS Lover • A Founder of GeekLK & AndroidLK

Fix Office365 Exchange password prompt issue with Outlook 2007, 2010 & 2013

May 15, 2015



The moment you see the title, your temper level hits the bottom as it always does to me. This was one of those issues which makes me go nuts and mostly kills my time though the solution to this was pretty simpler with an update. Nevertheless, as IT fellows; with the work pressure we have and the issues […]

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Auto shutdown QNAP storage device with the help of an APC power supply

February 5, 2015


If you’re using a NAS (known as Network attached storage), the question you’ll always have is; how am I suppose to protect the DATA’s on it?? connecting the NAS to a UPS would reduce risks of losing DATA’s?? Well, I would say yes assuming your NAS and the UPS has a mutual understanding (or I call […]

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How to get “WhatsApp Web” option on your mobile device [Android]

February 2, 2015



TRY THIS AT YOUR OWN RISK. I’M NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DATA LOSS OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES CAUSED BY. This is a short note to myself on what I did & how I succeeded. And this worked specially for Android but for other platforms, try your luck! WhatsApp, an instant messaging (IM in short) cross-platform application built for […]

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Restoring Viber messages from one PC to another

December 18, 2014


Been a while since I logged into my blog. I must say that being in IT and involving in projects keeps me away from the internet. I find it very difficult to spend some quality time writing articles of the troubles that I face in my day-to-day IT activities. Having that said, let me come […]

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Google Maps Navigation arrives in 20 more countries including Sri Lanka

September 22, 2014


Google Maps Navigation is a mobile based application developed by its author, the very known Google Inc, for its official operating system Android and alternatively for iOS. This was later put into Google Maps by integrating into one. It provides GPS (Global positioning system) navigation turn-by-turn with voice guided instructions from source to the given […]

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Meet the new Google Drive :: What’s new?

August 17, 2014



Google Drive is a file storage and a synchronization service provided by Google Inc. Though I’m too late to say this; it is still worth seeing the video log which explains about its updated and enhanced features of the new Drive for both mobile and web. Its simplicity and neat UI gives the best experience […]

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Find a shared folder path easily on a Windows environment

May 20, 2014



Finding a shared folder path on a Windows environment or an Active Directory domain may sounds easy but took me few minutes to figure out. Even the keywords that I put in to Google was not displaying what I wanted; instead it showed me “Find a shared folder” which directed me on of Microsoft’s Technet library. […]

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pfSense – configuring Windows Active directory authentication

March 3, 2014



pfSense, one of the most powerful open-source firewall router (software based) which is completely based on FreeBSD OS family. Now you may assume, that you will need to know about terminal commands to control and manage this. Well, part of it is true as you will need to know about commands for any advancing purpose […]

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MySQL – Resolving error 1153 when exporting database

March 1, 2014



When it comes to importing & exporting MySQL database using command-line, we use to think that it’s pretty hard to do. Reason is because of GUI (graphical user interface), where most of us use to interact all the time but not the command line. I’d say it is slightly complicated to remember the commands and […]

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Speed Index :: A localized app to check internet speed by location [Enriching Srilanka]

December 11, 2013



Speed Index by Mobyle, is a localized android application (for Srilankans) developed by its founder Hameedul Aqeel.  This application provides an updated average speeds of localized network providers by its location. Which means; either a user needs to key-in their preferred place to obtain DATA from or by letting the GPS track down current location […]

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