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Extrapaint Shirts

So, I am shaking my fist at this thing called screen printing. I’ve built a press, hammered and stapled my screens, and have stacks […]

Activate Windows with a Batch File

Activating Windows is very easy with a batch script. This is very useful when deploying Windows to multiple computers when you’re not using an […]

Zoiper VoIP phone preferences won’t load in Linux

We are rolling out zoiper, version 3.2 and I’m unable to configure the account. The installation went successfully, and the application launches fine in […]

Managing and Remote Accessing Linux Workstations with VNC over SSH

I spent most of a day figuring out the right commands to get this working. I thought it would be great to share. We […]

Blocking USB Storage Devices in openSuse 12.3 and openSuse 13.1

As root, open up /etc/modprobe.d/50-blacklist.conf, and append the line: blacklist usb_storage At the bottom, save, and reboot.

Locking USB Port Mass Storage in Windows 7 and 8

Open the Registry Editor (regedit), and navigate to: HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\USBSTOR And change the value of “Start” from 3 to 4. After reboot, Windows will not […]

Push and Execute a Bash Script with Puppet Open Source

I haven’t used templates as of yet, since I manage¬†only one OS and version which is managed by puppet. This is changing for our […]

Fixing a Dead Nvidia GeForce GTX 470

I thought I would post a short article, but here is a link to the process, in pictures, on my facebook page. I’ll try […]

Underclocking with MSI Afterburner in Windows

Download MSI Afterburner and install it. Open afterburner.cfg in notepad, and where it says “Enable Unofficial Overclocking EULA =”, and paste this I confirm […]