Category: Tech Ramblings

Group Policy Object GPO to fix Outlook HomePage Folders not working

If done properly, it will only install the key if it detects that version of office is installed. Create a new Group Policy Object to set our Registry Keys “Outlook Home Page Policy” Expand User > Preferences > Windows Settings > Registry Right click: New > Registry Item General Tab Action:     Update (will create or…

How to Upgrade MariaDB on Centos 7

In this tutorial we are going to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to upgrade MariaDB on a CentOS 7 VPS. MariaDB is an open source, community-developed fork of the MySQL relational database management system. MariaDB is highly compatible with MySQL, ensuring exact matching with MySQL commands and APIs. The upgrade process should take about 10 minutes…

Nginx reverse proxy with code injection

Using nginx as a reverse proxy is very easy to do and there are many guides on the internet on this topic. However there’s not a lot of content regarding modifying proxied data on-the-fly. Here’s how to do it There are many reasons why you’d want to modify page content on your reverse proxy/load balancer….

Keyboard shortcuts in Windows

Applies to: Windows 10 Article copied from: Windows 10 Keyboard shortcuts are keys or combinations of keys that provide an alternative way to do something that you’d typically do with a mouse. Additional keyboard shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts in apps Windows keyboard shortcuts for accessibility Microsoft Surface Hub keyboard shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts in Continuum for…

Home Speedtest

So every night around 7-11:59pm my downspeeds drop to <10Mbit and latency starts pumping up to around 500ms… So I’ve come up with a system to chart it so I can provide them irrefutable proof there’s an issue… Technically all you need to make this work is the script… but I went a bit…

RVTools – Create a Snapshot Export of vSphere / VMware


Article: Cheat Sheets – Packet Life

Cheat Sheets – Packet Life

Article: Free online Android programming course starting next month

Free online Android programming course starting next month

Veeam v7.0 Tape Support – Veeam v7.0 – My favorites – Tape support Announcing tape support in Veeam Backup & Replication

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