FLAC to OPUS – Convert a folder of FLAC Lossless music to OPUS compressed versions and keep them in sync.

I have a large collection of FLAC losslessly encoded music (CD and Hi-Res) on my home server, this is great when listening at home, but I want to listen on my phone offline and when travelling, I use Foobar2000 for this purpose. I have a 256GB MicroSD card in my phone, so I looked at … Continue reading FLAC to OPUS – Convert a folder of FLAC Lossless music to OPUS compressed versions and keep them in sync.

Backblaze Workaround Update – BackblazeWorkaround.exe and scheduled check

There is an update to the BackBlaze Workaround article, with updated executable instead of the batch script: Upload problem with Backblaze on 64 bit computer (Intel Apollo Lake?) (possible workaround). BackblazeWorkaround.exe Changelog: 1.4 Fix for closing the service, and resolved issue when copying the bztransmit files. Double click to run, you will need to accept … Continue reading Backblaze Workaround Update – BackblazeWorkaround.exe and scheduled check

Windows 10 1809 (October 2018) Update – Switches edition from Pro to Enterprise

After one of my computers updated to 1809 (Oct 2018) the Windows 10 edition was changed from Professional to Enterprise, this left the computers license unactivated. To fix this issue click the 'Change Product Key' and paste the following Microsoft Generic/Dummy Windows 10 Professional key: VK7JG-NPHTM-C97JM-9MPGT-3V66T This will switch the edition back to Professional and … Continue reading Windows 10 1809 (October 2018) Update – Switches edition from Pro to Enterprise

TP-Link Smartplug/Smartbulb Control for Windows

Just finished the basic version 1.0 of TP-Link Smartplug/Smartbulb control for Windows, still working on it, so follow my blog and check back here for new versions. These are standalone executables, no extra DLL files are required. If you have any issues please let me know in the comments below. Instructions GUI On the settings tab add … Continue reading TP-Link Smartplug/Smartbulb Control for Windows

Comodo Individual Code Signing – UK Issues

Programmers out there will understand the importance of code signing, to the end user, it stops the yellow untrusted publisher window from appearing when running software, and shows the executable has not been tampered with. All the utilities on this site are Code Signed, for the last 2 years they were signed by Thawte but they no … Continue reading Comodo Individual Code Signing – UK Issues