Jun 092013
 

Ran into a strange situation where none of my Sandisk USB devices were recognised by my Windows 8 PC. Digging deeper, it turns out to be corrupt Registry entries (why am I surprised???) due to what looks to be caused by using these USB2.0 devices between USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports.

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May 282011
 

While trying to access DFS shares over a VPN connection, you may be faced with “Access Denied” errors in Windows 7.
This could happen if

1. You username for the VPN connection and the username on the remote domain a

re the same and have different passwords.

2. if you use 3rd Party RADIUS implementation than Microsoft Routing and Remote Access or a Microsoft Radius Server.

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May 282011
 

In Windows 7, when you try to map a shared printer to a LPT port using “net use

C:\>net use LPT1 \\printserver\printer

you may receive errors like

 

“Sy

stem error 5″

or

“Access is denied”

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Dec 112010
 
Today I ran into a space issue on my C:\ drive and the biggest space hog happened to be iTunes database. In Windows by default, iTunes database gets created under the users in “My Music” directory.

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Oct 122010
 

One of the long standing concerns of Google Chrome users is that there isn't an extension or even a built in function that can perform like “NoScript” for Firefox browser. It not only secures the browser but it also loads the page faster and saves a ton of bandwidth by blocking those contents like adverts, scripts etc by blocking the requests getting out to server.  This unfortunately is not possible in Google Chrome as the APIs do not allow it for performance reasons which means we may never get a “NoScript” for Google Chrome.

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