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VPN

https://www.expressvpn.com/

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Vodafone 6 Ultra OTA

This is Vodafone Smart Ultra 6 official firmware package. Download from the link below and use flashing instructions found at the end of the post to install the stock ROM to your smartphone. Downloads: Vodafone Smart Ultra 6 – Download … Continue reading

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Remove SQL Server components

From https://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/4050/cleanly-uninstalling-stubborn-sql-server-components/ Prerequisite MSI Inventory tool, which you can download msiinv_new.zip You can get the GUID associated with each installed product by searching around the registry, but I would rather use the MSI Inventory tool, which you can download (msiinv_new.zip) … Continue reading

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WinRAR compress certain files with relative paths

Select tdp and Add to archieve… Click Add > select tab Files , and add the something similar to the following in the Files to add field: E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*dbmanager.csproj E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*dp.client.csproj E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*fm.smo.csproj E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*fm.smo.unittests.csproj E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*tdpsqlc.vcxproj E:\code\tsm\tdp\..\*dpsqlengine.vcxproj  

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Compact the VDI disk

cd /d “C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox” To list the VM’s details run: VBoxManage.exe list -l vms … Name:            RHINO W2012R2 … SATA (0, 0): D:\VirtualBoxVMs\RHINO W2012R2\Snapshots/{57f6550e-f818-4bcd-9d46-9b99ef168e5f}.vdi (UUID: 57f6550e-f818-4bcd-9d46-9b99ef168e5f) … Name:            JACK W2012R2 … SATA (0, 0): D:\VirtualBoxVMs\JACK W2012R2\Snapshots/{426e12f0-968a-4756-af0b-85f5bc22d466}.vdi (UUID: 426e12f0-968a-4756-af0b-85f5bc22d466) … To … Continue reading

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Windows 7 on SSD

https://www.maketecheasier.com/12-things-you-must-do-when-running-a-solid-state-drive-in-windows-7/ https://www.cnet.com/uk/how-to/how-to-start-windows-7-faster/

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RTC compare in UTF8 encoding

By default the RTC compare is in cp1252 encoding. You can change the default by Change the encoding for your entire Workbench In Eclipse, go to Preferences>General>Workspace and select UTF-8 as the Text File Encoding. This should set the encoding … Continue reading

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