App-V 5.0 SP3 Server Install
App-V 5.0 SP3 Server Install

Recently tasked with upgrading App-V 5 SP1 servers to SP3 I ran into difficulties with the database, deleting a table it wanted to later update. […]

Medics Newznab Ubuntu 14.04 setup guide
Medics Newznab Ubuntu 14.04 setup guide

medic install destructions sudo gnome-terminal cd /var mkdir www cd www mkdir newznab chmod 777 /var/www/newznab cd back to root Install PHP. apt-get install php5 […]

Amazon Prime – Next day delivery, if they can be bothered to ring the buzzer
Amazon Prime – Next day delivery, if they can be bothered to ring the buzzer

I don’t want my blog to just become a place where I post criticisms about companies, but sometimes things really rile me up in a […]

Plusnet, you have not done me proud
Plusnet, you have not done me proud

I thought recently I’d change things up a bit and swap from Virgin to Plusnet for my internet at home. I’d heard great things about […]

SFC /SCANNOW
SFC /SCANNOW

Recently attempting to repair a Windows 8.1 laptop, having trouble running sfc /scannow from a repair cd with this error: ‚ÄúThere is a system repair […]

Phonegap crashing suddenly second time loaded on iphone
Phonegap crashing suddenly second time loaded on iphone

So I had an issue today with Phonegap using phoengap build where the app loads okay the first time, but the second time you load […]

Tips: Handy VirtualBox Commands
Tips: Handy VirtualBox Commands

A small collection (one day…) of handy commands I don’t use often enough in VirtualBox to remember, but often enough to need handy. Note: These […]

Setting up time synchronising on Centos 6
Setting up time synchronising on Centos 6

This guide is intended for UK servers but is pretty simple to adapt for any other timezone. Firstly, I installed the ntp daemon. Next, setting […]

How to install Ruby on Rails on Centos 6
How to install Ruby on Rails on Centos 6

I’ve had trouble finding a decent guide on installing Ruby in Centos 6. There are a few good guides out there but none quite did […]

Why I’ll never use Halfords again
Why I’ll never use Halfords again

Recently I bought a bluetooth car kit for my car from Halfords, I’ve not had great fun so far trying to get it fitted. So […]