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Difficult Times

Why in these difficult times where so many families will face loss are there so many thieves on the make? The world is in chaos and they see it as an opportunity! Be careful its always worth double checking the … Continue reading

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Tidying Up

Just been rummaging around in the pages that no-one sees. Not really any point until there is THAT emergency and you need a quick response then the page gets used… It’s ideal that when that happens its not the server … Continue reading

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LMDE

Just had a play with the Linux Mint Debian Edition Beta – it’s all looking good although I was only playing as it was on a VM using VirtualBox. Great for seeing the new build but a little bit of … Continue reading

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vandalising the mouse

I have just vandalised my mouse! It has multiple buttons including a wheel mouse button – you can press down on the wheel and it will click! only one real problem it’s not a function I use but…. the wheel … Continue reading

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Window 10 Update Loop

just had the dreaded – start update – this update requires a restart – the update was unsuccessful removing update – update available installing update loop on windows 10 version 1909 … I started with removing the update to revert … Continue reading

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feeling silly

When you waste half a day messing around on 3 way OS pc’s to find out that s5 power management may indeed be the best on a pc… but it disables wake on lan … and more importantly it removes … Continue reading

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When to Disappear

When to Disappear? Well we have a few minor script issues on our server! we’re still short of a total resolution although we are 99% back up. We may however disappear occasionally as our catch-all script isn’t working at present … Continue reading

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Air Line Issues

When you go to use the compressor to remove dust from your PC and it hisses before you press the blower! Time to investigate the cylinder is way too small and the pump also too small to waste air – … Continue reading

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what is too cheap?

Just bought a webcam for a little self-initiated project on Linux – setting up Motion its free CCTV command line offering… A little deep delving of knowledge and a lot of text editing and the free software is remarkably useful. … Continue reading

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what is slow

Well I just decided to “lab” up an “opnsense” router….  in typical cheap fashion this landed up being an HP 6000 Pro small form factor with a dual gigabit “reclaim” card (£8 on ebay). Well the software on a Intel … Continue reading

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