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Fix for Boot Camp x64 is unsupported on this computer model

Recently I tried to install Boot Camp 5.0.5033 on my MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009) having previously installed Windows 7 64-bit. Guess what? Apple decided to make our life difficult again by popping up “Boot Camp x64 is unsupported on this computer model” error. I am guessing that this problem  happening to many of you out there that…

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Windows Folder Lock

Have you ever needed to lock your personal folder so that no one can access is unless they know the secret password? I have personally searched for such applications many times but all solutions seem to be complex such creating partitions with encryption and so on. Finally I had some free time and decided to create my…

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PuTTY SSH Tunneling

This post explains how PuTTy SSH Tunneling can be easily used to bypass firewall rules blocking ports. Let’s say that we have the following setup where only communication via port 22 is allowed between two hosts: Step 1: Open profile and load server’s profile Step 2: Navigate to Connection->SSH->Tunnels and add new port as the…

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Flash Galaxy Nexus to latest Android

Before we start Warning 1: This procedure is taken at your own risk as it may result in a bricked phone. Warning 2: After unlocking the bootloader of your device, ALL data will be wiped. This procedure may also work for other Nexus devices. I personally tried it on my Galaxy Nexus GSM 4.1.1 yakjuxw…

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Transfer Calendar from iCloud to Microsoft Outlook

Using MacOSX open Calendar application. In case you are already logged in to iCloud the entries should appear. Go File->Export->Export and save the exported file anywhere on your mac. This will create a file with an extension .ics. Locate the file using Finder and right click on it. Select Open With, then Microsoft Outlook. Done!…

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Blue Macaw

What: Blue Macaw Where: Zoo of Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago Story: During a site visit I decided to go for a walk somewhere close to the hotel. Fortunately there was a zoo nearby…

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New URL Shortener

I was planning for quite some time now to register the domain tsent.as. A few days ago this really happened. In order not to leave the domain sitting without any use, I decided to create a very simple URL shortener interface written in PHP. Visit http://tsent.as/ and shorten as many domains as you like. It’s…