See original article for full description Force NAS Computer to Sleep when idle This version makes it more suited to NAS only use (with 'Ignore Keyboard and Mouse' on) and a work computer with the setting off. This will probably be the final version unless there are feature requests. As the monitored IP could change by DHCP, it … Continue reading IdleComputer V2.1
I have tried to solve Edge Sync issues before and succeeded using my article here, and all was working well. Recently my favorites did not seem to be syncing properly again so I backed them up to an HTML file and imported into Chrome. The problem is that if you import the Bookmarks HTML or import from … Continue reading Problem with Edge Favourites Syncing (Again)
Domains from namecheap.com cost £7/per year for a .co.uk and £11/per year each domain comes with DDNS feature included, To host your own domain on some DDNS service can be as much as £18($25)/per year. Problem is that the DDNS dropdowns on most routers, especially if from an ISP, only have a few supported services, … Continue reading Cheap Dynamic DNS with own domain
Just received my new EE Smarthub router through the post, decided to configure it before I switch from BT in a few days so I have no messing around with Wi-Fi issues on the day. With the EE Smarthub if you switch the Wi-Fi to separate bands you cannot type the name you want for … Continue reading Renaming 5 GHz network SSID on EE Smarthub with Microsoft Edge
I use this program to aggressively put my NAS Server to sleep when not required. See original article for full description Force NAS Computer to Sleep when idle New Features: Select which Network Card to monitor. Allow setting if Sleep or Hibernate is prefered. Sleep/Hibernate test feature. Bug Fixes: Would not monitor traffic on computer with … Continue reading IdleComputer v2.0
IMPORTANT: The workaround in this article is NOT supported by Backblaze, my ticket with them was closed before the problem was resolved on my 2 computers. If anyone has Backblaze stuck on 'Producing File Lists...', please add your computer CPU and Motherboard information to the comments, Thanks I recently decided to give Backblaze another try, … Continue reading Upload problem with Backblaze on 64 bit computer (Intel Apollo Lake?) (possible workaround).
I was trying out a backup to OneDrive using Arq5, the backup had got to 400GB (hadn't noticed it had got that far). I decided to quit the backup and deleted the files created by Arq5 from the web interface of OneDrive. This is when problems started, the 5 machines that sync OneDrive folders (1 … Continue reading Resetting OneDrive with Sync Issues on Windows 10