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Changing time zone with command prompt and PowerShell

Last tested with win10 21H1. Who knows if it’ll work tomorrow. Text you’ll skip If you’re getting errors with time zones not saving (this could be a GPO issue) when changing in the UI and the old way with timedate.cpl you can try with command prompt or powershell. cmd List time zones with tzutil /l. […]

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Youtube to mp3 with youtube-dl

Don’t use sketchy apps or websites with timers and ads. If you have a computer and internet connection you can do it yourself. What you’ll need youtube-dl Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package (x86) FFMPEG – essentials version works. You only need ffmpeg.exe in the bin directory. Setup Download youtube-dl.exe and the […]

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FOG with UEFI

Short version Change your boot filename to ipxe.efi Some systems (pfsense) might have a different option for UEFI 32/64 bit file name. Change it to ipxe.efi. Which file to use? The FOG wiki suggests ipxe.efi should work for most systems. Check IPXE column in the Devices table on the WorkingDevices FOG wiki page for tested […]

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Windows 10 2004 no internet icon / internet check bug

Text you’ll skip There’s a bug with Windows 10 2004 which fails the internet check when you are connected to the internet. This isn’t a problem for most applications but some (Outlook, Teams, Spotify?) use this check instead of checking for internet on their own. If you’re reading this you’re probably already frustrated with it […]

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Mounting a Synology NAS Share in Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS using NFS

This post was made on 03/16/2020 with Synology DSM version 6.2.2-24922 Update 4 and Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS. This will also work for ESXi and vcenter NAS datastores. Parts of the UI and commands may have changed. Leave a comment below if you notice any changes or issues. Synology share setup Log into the Synology DSM […]