Windows Backup & HDD Migration with Free Veeam Endpoint!
As months go by and those months slowly creep into years, it seems as if the days of backing up your computer seems far less important. With extremely cheap online storage available to just about anyone, why would we¬†still keep files on our local hard disk? With online storage, you’re obviously able to access those… (0 comment)

Control Volume Slider in Windows with Keyboard
Want to know what grinds my gears? Ever wonder why something you’d think be so easy to configure is actually not? Yes, I’m talking about you, Mr. volume slider in Windows! Don’t try and look away. I’m sure a lot of us wondered on how to go about with controlling the volume slider in Windows… (0 comment)

Dude, Where’s My Tabs?
You know what grinds my gears? Windows/File Explorer, that’s what. For the longest time, people have been saying that Microsoft just doesn’t get it and that they don’t listen to their customers. Whether you agree with this or not is completely irrelevant. However, I’m sure that the majority of us have stumbled upon an issue… (7 comments)

Verifying File Authenticity via Hashing
Whenever I am stuck on deciding what to write for my next article, I usually can depend on some of my friends to give me some ideas albeit they themselves won’t know of this! A lot of times I do get ideas on some topics but decided to skip on them because I keep thinking… (2 comments)

Bypass ISP Video Throttling with a VPN
You know what grinds my gears? ISP throttling. That’s what. Ever wonder why it is that your Youtube videos lag and buffer every few seconds in 720p or 1080p mode even though you know with an absolute certainty that your bandwidth is not the problem? OK, so that issue might not happen 24/7 but did… (1 comment)

Configuring Remote Access for NAS4Free
Due to the immense popularity of my blog article on how to configure a NAS4Free server on a Windows network, I decided to do a simple follow up on how to configure that same server for access over the Internet. Well actually, a comment made by user Austin prompted me to write this article. He… (16 comments)

Creating VM Clones in Microsoft Hyper-V
If you’re a virtual machine freak like me, then you’ve most likely upgraded to Windows 8 Pro already due to its awesome built in Hyper-V client! No longer do you need to install Windows Server 2012 or the standalone hypervisor operating system just to be able to build your virtual machine infrastructure on your home… (16 comments)

Getting to Know DNS! Part 3
Alright folks! It’s time to finally wrap things up with the final article in my “Getting to Know DNS!” series. In this last article, I will be putting together everything you have read so far in the past two articles and giving you the ultimate look at how name resolution functions on an every day… (0 comment)

Getting to Know DNS! Part 2
In my previous article, Getting to Know DNS! Part 1, I’ve gone over the very basics of DNS and why it was needed to help power the Internet of today. It is one of the most used network services around the globe on a daily basis. There are literally thousands upon thousands of DNS queries… (0 comment)

Getting to Know DNS! Part 1
It’s been a while since I’ve created this blog but until now, I haven’t really talked about one of my favorite topic where networking and computers in general are concerned: the domain name system or better known as DNS. I remember being asked recently on just how does the Internet work? Many users know that… (7 comments)