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
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)
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 preferred. Sleep/Hibernate test feature. Bug Fixes: Would not monitor traffic on a computer … Continue reading IdleComputer v2.0
** This is now fixed, see https://rewster.uk/2019/07/10/upload-problem-with-backblaze-on-64-bit-computer-intel-apollo-lake-finally-fixed-after-18-months/ ** 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, so Backblaze … 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
If you want to encrypt your system drive with BitLocker then your computer requires a TPM module or you will be required to type a password on boot up. There is no TPM module built onto the J4205-ITX, so you need to purchase the correct TPM Module from Amazon.co.uk here (should be around £14 delivered) … Continue reading ASRock J4205-ITX Installing TPM 2.0 Module for Windows 10 Bitlocker Encryption