Category Archives: Non Windows OS

Free IT magazines for Anglesey Residents

If you have a membership card for an Anglesey Library you are now able to download A range of magazines including some expensive IT magazines to a PC or tablet for off line reading at your leisure. To sign up … Continue reading

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Creat new windows user from command line

I had a pc with a corrupt user profile in today. As it was the only user profile on the PC I could not log in normally to transfer data or create a new profile. the solution was to boot … Continue reading

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Set i pad browser home page

Most of us are use to a PC browser opening up at a preferred “Home Page”. However teh safari browser on an i pad works differently and will normally open on the page  last displayed. To allow the same page … Continue reading

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Share an Ipad with “ios guest mode”

Do you have an ipad that you want to share with another user but do not want them to have access to your emails or other applications. or do you have an environment where ipads need to be shared for … Continue reading

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Increase size of DOS promt window

If you use the DOS prompt or Command Line Interface (CLI)  in windows you will know that the size of the screen is limited. This neat little trick allows you to change the DOS windows to what ever size you … Continue reading

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Microsoft Excel online training video

I consider my self pretty good with Excel, however I needed to do some statistics using Excel recently. While looking for some videos to illustrate what I was looking for I came across the following online Excel course. The  course … Continue reading

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Raspberry pi media server

I got my #raspberry pi in the post yesterday and have just completed my first project. Installing a testing a media server ( http://www.raspbmc.com/) In case you have not heard the raspberry pi is a small basic computer board that … Continue reading

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