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Getting an iMac

Over the past year I’ve been thinking about getting a new PC for the family.  The current Dell Dimension 8200 (almost 10 years old) was having a hard time running Windows XP and all the patches and security to keep it mostly virus and malware free.  I installed Ubuntu 11.10 server on that Dell PC […]

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Moving On to a New Job

Today is my last day with my current employer and working for a fantastic client here in Delaware.  I made a lot of new friends in IT and on the production floor.  Some of them I will stay in contact with on Facebook or Google Chat, others I will see in the area.  But now it’s time […]

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Deploying Ubuntu 11.04 onto a Friend’s PC

Installing Ubuntu 11.04 on a Friend’s Dell Notebook

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Ubuntu 10.10 on Work Notebook

Using Ubuntu 10.10 x64 to host Windows 7 and Windows XP x64 and x32.

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Busy IT Month

Busy month with home PC installing VMs, Ubuntu, Windows 7, Windows Vista, RHEL, TweetDeck

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Issues with VirtualBox between Ubuntu and Windows 7

Installing VirtualBox on Ubuntu for Windows 7, Vista, Windows XP

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How to Verify you have .NET 3.5 SP1

Today I was asked how I could verify .NET 3.5 SP1 installed successfully on several PCs running Windows XP Professional.  I searched the Internet and found several answers: Check Add Remove Programs under Control Panel Open Internet Explorer and enter this Javacript in the url bar:       javascript:alert(navigator.userAgent) Open the registry and look for this key  HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\5.0\User Agent\Post […]

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Rebuild Linux PCs at Work

Today is the Friday before Labor Day in the United States.  Many of the employees of the client I support are off today.  So I am taking this opportunity to rebuild my Fedora Core 11 PC (completed) and my Ubuntu 9.04 PC.  I am also building a new Windows XP PC for R&D. So far […]

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Remote Support Using LogMeIn to Resolve an Outlook Express Problem

Using LogMeIn to Remotely Resolve PC Issues