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Shortcut .LNK File associations changed or broken FIX

By | October 4th, 2016|Computers & IT|

I have come across this issue a few times with Windows 7 where the .LNK File association somehow is set to another program or just doesn't work anymore. This is normally caused by registry corruption. But don't worry it's an easy fix. So let me take you through how to fix the .LNK file associations. [...]

Mumble Server Murmur Error Registration failed: SSL handshake failed – Windows

By | June 9th, 2016|Computers & IT|

I host a free mumble server on one of my servers running Windows Server 2012 R2 at home in Tokyo. I have an amazing 1GBps internet connection & I like being able to share that with people. A while back I did some hardware upgrades to my server including upgrading the network card to a dual [...]

How to fix “RSA server certificate is a CA certificate (BasicConstraints: CA == TRUE !?)” error

By | May 11th, 2016|Computers & IT|

If you encounter this error: [warn] RSA server certificate is a CA certificate (BasicConstraints: CA == TRUE !?) in you apache error.log this means you have created a cert that is intended to be used to sign other certs, but you're using that cert as your SSL cert. So, it depends how you create the [...]

How to set a Static IP Address on your Raspberry Pi

By | February 29th, 2016|Computers & IT|

There are a heap of articles out there which conflict with each other on how to set a Static IP Address on your Raspberry Pi. This guide is for a Raspberry Pi running Rasbian. In your SSH terminal put this command in to edit the interfaces config file. sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces You will want to [...]

Free Public Minecraft Server

By | February 23rd, 2016|Computers & IT, Otaku|

My last 2 posts I explained that I had moved to Japan & was really loving my 1GBps UP & DOWN fibre internet connection. Who doesn't enjoy wasting time in Minecraft!  So I created a Free Public Minecraft Server for ever one to use on my kick ass server sitting here at home. Super easy to [...]

Public Mumble Server

By | October 19th, 2015|Computers & IT|

I have setup a free public mumble server for the gaming community to use on my server. This particular server is sitting at home on my 1GBps internet connection. It has a nice beefy Xeon & lots of RAM, SSD Primary Drive etc... so I made the server support 350 users. Details: Server Name: --- [...]

Free Ventrilo Server

By | October 8th, 2015|Computers & IT|

Mid this year I moved to Tokyo, Japan. After settling in to my new house with my wife it came time to setup the internet connection. To my surprise we were able to get a gigabit fibre connection to our apartment for $50 a month. The only time I see the connection drop below 1GBps is [...]

Installing Transmission on Raspberry Pi

By | July 10th, 2015|Computers & IT|

Previously I did a post on how to turn your Raspberry Pi into a NAS which is awesome. But whats even better is when you install Transmission on Raspberry Pi with the NAS feature. This means you can have the Raspberry Pi handle downloading your much loved “legal” media & then put it on the external HDD you are using for your NAS. […]

How To Make A Raspberry Pi NAS Using SAMBA & HFS+

By | July 7th, 2015|Computers & IT|

I am going to take you through how to setup a Raspberry Pi NAS.  We will be using SAMBA & the format for the external HDD will be HFS+ […]

Installing CentOS 7 in a HyperV Enviroment

By | June 22nd, 2015|Computers & IT|

Installing CentOS 7 or any variant of Linux as a virtual machine with HyperV is really simple! YOSH! […]