If you’re new here, you may want to start with my most popular posts. Then, subscribe to my RSS feed to stay updated. Thanks for visiting!Google Query: Install Xen on VMware
A colleague of mine recently asked me if it was possible to install the Xen Hypervisor on the VMware Hypervisor. The answer, of course [...]
So iOS 4.2 is finally out enabling Airprint functionality for a select few printers (namely the HP Eprint line). What if you don’t have a new wizbang printer? Early in the beta of iTunes 10.1 you could use Airprint to print to Mac OSX and Windows Shared Printers. Sadly, they took that functionality out in [...]
Google Query: Feedburner and Tumblr
I recently started a Tumblr Blog to have an online place to store my Fun PowerShell Code Snippets. I wanted to track subscribers with Feedburner so I claimed my feed. I just needed to figure out how to add the new Feed URL to my Tumblr Blog template. The solution is [...]
Google Query: SQL Server 2005 Database Standby / Read-Only
Recently, I helped a customer restore a SQL Server 2005 database. The only problem was that the default restore was leaving the database in Standby / Read-only mode. The solution to this problem was really quite simple. After some googling I came across this MSDN Thread.
Basically to [...]
Google Query: iphoto not showing all pics in the library
My wife loves her MAC. Ever since we switched her to it from a PC, I have not had to do tech support at home. However, sometimes even MACs do strange things. My wife noticed that not all of the pictures were showing up in her [...]
Have you ever run into any of the following when trying to delete a file?
Cannot delete file: Access is denied
There has been a sharing violation.
The source or destination file may be in use.
The file is in use by another program or user.
Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is [...]
I get a lot of questions on how to upgrade the memory in a VMware Player Virtual Machine (VM). So, I figured I would post it so everyone can see. It’s actually quite easy. Just follow these steps:
Look for a *.vmx file in the directory that your VM is stored in.
Open up this file in [...]
So, I finally got around to downloading google talk for Blackberry . I was all ready to try out my new toy when, BAM! I got this:
“password and username do not match”
I thought at first I was typing it in wrong. But, no matter how many times I tried I got the same error. Well, [...]
I had been contemplating getting Crossover for a while because it is an “easier to setup” WINE implementation. But, I don’t like paying for stuff when I could do it myself for free. Now I can get the best of both worlds! In case you are wondering Crossover lets you run some Windows applications on [...]
If any of you have ever worked with offline folders in Windows, you know how frustrating it is when a server changes or is no longer available and Windows still tries to keep the offline folders synchronized. This is not only annoying for one user, but is extremely annoying in a shared computing environment [...]