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Find a shared folder path easily on a Windows environment

May 20, 2014

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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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Windows upgrade from beginning till latest

June 4, 2013

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Though I’m don’t use windows much, I was always curious to know about Windows OS history. Like the windows history from the begging  (Windows 1.0) to the very latest (Windows 8). Below is an awesome video I’ve found while reading posts in Neowin; Indeed this is an amazing piece of video for the Windows fans.. […]

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Split DNS – Explained

December 30, 2012

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In one of my previous post about setting up Zimbra mail server application, I’ve mentioned about configuring a Split DNS (local DNS) server using bind9 on server itself. In this article I’ll explain why is it important to a mail server and how it works. Before we go into detail, you should have a good […]

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Get Google for Windows 8

October 30, 2012

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As I always say; “Google will never let you down at any time.” Once again, they proved it by releasing google search applet & chrome support for Windows 8. Windows 8, is the latest build released by Microsoft this month (October 2012). Microsoft has built the operating system using a Hybrid kernel this time. Simply, […]

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Hide & Password Protect uTorrent with Boss-Key

October 5, 2012

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We always wanted this, just to hide uTorrent from appearing on windows taskbar and avoid others from accessing it. Without using any other softwares to hide icons in taskbar now we have hiding feature built-in to uTorrent along with password protected access called ‘boss key’. Here’s how to do configure it. And I wouldn’t recommend […]

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Workaround for TCP/IP Security Limitation in Windows XP

September 8, 2012

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One of my clients running their internal Mail Server in Windows XP SP2. And some times an event is logged as “TCP/IP has reached the security limit imposed on the number of concurrent TCP connect attempts” and the Event ID: 4226. For security (malware infections) reason since Windows XP SP2 release it limits 10 concurrent connections […]

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How Linux is Built [Video Log]

September 2, 2012

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Linux is a UNIX based operating system assembled under the model of free and open source software (FOSS) development and distribution. I’m a die-hard fan for the Linux distribution, as it inspired me a lot than comparing to windows. Major reason is that, I love the CLI environment than the GUI which took me to […]

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Facebook Messenger for Windows [An experience]

May 30, 2012

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Facebook, a well known social networking website which was launched back in 2004. I guess this site doesn’t need an introduction. As you know, now almost 90% of the world is using Facebook & even our grandparents may have their own profiles created (just saying). Facebook has over 900 million active users now & more […]

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Make your Home Server using Dynamic DNS

March 7, 2012

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The purpose of this article is to explain about Dynamic DNS and it’s usage. I’ll walk through by setting up Dynamic DNS system for your server. What is Dynamic DNS and how it works In short it’s the replacement for the requirement of static IP. First you need to understand how DNS works, check out this article. […]

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Understanding Disk types & its benefits in windows environment [beyond the storage]

February 22, 2012

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These are the disk storage types you use to see on windows environment. As a Microsoft user we knows only to format, copy/paste & store DATA’s within the hard disk. But, we never knew what actually can we do using these disk types or what benefit does it offer for it’s users. Well, there are two types of disk […]

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