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Windows 8 Locking Up During Boot
Windows 8 Locking Up During Boot
Since I first installed Windows 8 there have been a few things that have been a bit difficult (read: stupid) to get used to, such as a Metro TIFKAM only [...]
Windows 8.1 and Legacy ATi/AMD Graphics Drivers
Windows 8.1 and Legacy ATi/AMD Graphics Drivers
Further to my unintended ‘series’ of recent Windows 8 posts, here’s one that has only come up to my attention since installing my [...]
Using Windows 8 Microsoft Accounts with Windows Home Server 2011
Using Windows 8 Microsoft Accounts with Windows Home Server 2011
Scenario: You have a home network containing a Windows Home Server 2011 and a Windows 8 PC logging in with a Microsoft Account. Problem: When you are [...]
Making Windows 8 Not Suck (yes, it can be done)
Making Windows 8 Not Suck (yes, it can be done)
Different people have different opinions about Windows 8. Personally I love Windows 8’s continued stability, the syncing between your desktop and [...]
Converting Mac .DMG to .ISO
Converting Mac .DMG to .ISO
This weekend I needed to convert a DMG file to an ISO so I could burn a copy of the Mavericks installation to DVD from my PC. As the Mac desktop itself [...]
New Site
New Site
Huzzah. New site. Not really worth a news story but worth mentioning all the same!
Mounting Windows Fileshares Properly in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Mounting Windows Fileshares Properly in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
I know, I know this has been documented to death on millions of Linux noob friendly sites but I got fed up of my memory not remembering this once every [...]
System Clock Issues With Dual Booting
System Clock Issues With Dual Booting
If you dual boot your machine with Windows and pretty much any another operating system, you may notice your system clock jumping about and becoming wrong [...]
Windows Home Server 2011: RDP from the External Web Login
Windows Home Server 2011: RDP from the External Web Login
After playing about with Microsoft Windows Home Server 2011 (Which incidentally cost less than a bog-standard Windows 7 license!) I noticed a problem that [...]
Problems with some Google Services after Transition from Personal to Google Apps?
Problems with some Google Services after Transition from Personal to Google Apps?
Then read on… I finally decided to spend some time on this and cracked it in about 30-40 minutes. I had issues trying to get the Picasa Web Albums [...]
Karoo Broadband – Fastest In UK ?
Karoo Broadband – Fastest In UK ?
Well, it took a while for The Truth(TM) to finally get noticed but dispite what all the hype here in East Yorkshire says, Karoo is, unsurprisingly, not [...]
Codemasters F1 2010 Problems
Codemasters F1 2010 Problems
I recently had some annoying sound issues with my install of the awesome Codemasters F1 2010 game on my PC. I’d recently reinstalled the whole PC due [...]
KC Karoo Internet Outage – A Brief History
KC Karoo Internet Outage – A Brief History
Nothing too fancy … Just a few reasons why in my opinion KC shouldn’t be allowed to continue locking down Hull and East Riding’s internet [...]
PC Media Centres, Nintendo Gamecubes and Stuff
PC Media Centres, Nintendo Gamecubes and Stuff
So! I have a GameCube knocking about that seemed to be gathering dust and I really fancied a game of Need for Speed Underground. In short Windows Media [...]