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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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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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How to Setup WebDAV Based File Server Using Apache2 on Ubuntu 12.04

December 26, 2013



​Hi fellas, after a while going to write about setting up a WebDAV based file sharing system. What’s WebDAV? Well, to make it simple it’s a protocol for read write access to the file system works in conjunction with http ​web services. Somewhat similar to ftp access. One advantage using this setup is you can […]

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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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Diagrams :: Intro to an Org Chart Software

December 9, 2013



Diagrams are for visual illustration purposes and they simplify our lives. A single diagram can visualize & express million words. Diagrams are used in almost 97% of the industries at present. Form kinder garden junior to the computer level professional uses diagrams. Especially IT and management professionals use diagrams the most as they needed frequently. […]

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4 Implementable tools you will need to your day-to-day functions

November 5, 2013



In our day to day life we need applications & programs (tools) to get our duties done. We use anonymous application programs for different type of purposes. There are commercial and non-commercial tools that we use to fulfill our needed tasks. And there are complex software suits to do specific tasks such like editing graphics, […]

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Find Your Android using Android device manager

October 25, 2013


Lost your Android device? Couldn’t find it? Do not worry Google will locate your device for you. This was initially introduced by Apple by there Find My iPhone, Although it is a late catch up Google it works really well. You can remotely ring your Android device and you can also wipe all the date in your […]

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Dialog i35 :: A walk-through review

October 23, 2013



This is how it all started My friends and family always say that I’m a lucky chap. But I don’t believe in luck thus I challenged myself and tried on my fortune to prove that they are wrong. It was the T20 World Cup season and Dialog Axiata (a well reputed telecommunication organizer in Sri Lanka) came up […]

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