(It’s Back) Kodi Forum Links Down 29 Sep – 6 Oct 17

The Kodi Forum server is moving datacenter this weekend, none of the links to the Kodi Forum in my blog post will work during this time. Strange that you get to Cloudflare error page rather than an explanation of what is happening. UPDATE (2 Oct): There is now a message, they are doing maintenance so … Continue reading (It’s Back) Kodi Forum Links Down 29 Sep – 6 Oct 17

Reclaim space from Windows 10 WinSxS folder

On my main PC my WinSxS folder increased to 28GB, to check it can be cleaned run the following from an elevated command prompt: Dism.exe /online /Cleanup-Image /AnalyzeComponentStore Result: Component Store (WinSxS) information: Windows Explorer Reported Size of Component Store : 9.13 GB Actual Size of Component Store : 7.97 GB Shared with Windows : … Continue reading Reclaim space from Windows 10 WinSxS folder

Upgrade Windows 10 Home to Professional without reinstallation

I purchased a cheap (£6) Windows 10 Professional key from an Amazon.co.uk marketplace seller to upgrade my Beelink AP34 from Home to Professional Edition. Windows 10 Pro Upgrade - Amazon Marketplace (THTraders) When you try to activate your new professional license, it says it activated but the version stays the same.  Some people then just … Continue reading Upgrade Windows 10 Home to Professional without reinstallation

Amazon.co.uk LOVEFiLM Closing – UK Alternative

Amazon are closing the LOVEFiLM DVD/Bluray rental service on 31 Oct 2017, Amazon's suggested replacement for this service is their own Amazon Prime Video, this is ok if you don't mind poor selection, poor picture quality, colour banding, lossy soundtracks and of course there are parts of the UK without the bandwidth to stream. In … Continue reading Amazon.co.uk LOVEFiLM Closing – UK Alternative