How to get a different mobile menu and desktop menu in WordPress

I started to update this site so that it passes the google mobile friendly test. As a result I have two sites, one is the desktop version and one is for mobile devices. My desktop menu bar has 3 items … Continue reading →...

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EqualLogic PS4100E SAN Configuring the first member initial config

Working for a service provider i received a great opportunity to rack and configure a storage array. There is nothing better then unboxing a fresh SAN and peeling off the stickers. Each storage controller has two network interfaces eth0/eth1 for &hel...

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Windows server 2012 configure a KMS server

We were building a new environment and I was tasked in setting up and configuring a KMS server. The task seemed daunting at the beginning but the process is very simple and easy to set up. Here are the steps … Continue reading →...

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Blocking an IP without a Windows firewall route NULL

Blocking an Outbound connection I have ran into a situation where a server was sending malformed requests to another server. The Windows firewall was turned off on this server, I did not want to turn it on as there is … Continue reading →...

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PowerShell – Removing duplicate values from a text file

I needed to remove duplicate values from a text file while preserving order. There are a few PowerShell queries you can run to do that but they break the order. Here is an example. Script to remove duplicate values while … Continue reading &ra...

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Powershell – How to Remove first number of characters from a text file

Here is a power shell script that reads the contents of a text file line by line and removes x number of characters from the beginning of the file. There are different ways to do this but I was getting … Continue reading →...

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Changing the DNS suffix search list in Active Directory

Here are different ways that you can configure a DNS suffix search list in Active Directory. I was tasked with removing a DNS suffix for a certain domain and spent a little bit of time trying to figure out where … Continue reading →...

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Deploying VMware NSX 6.2 in my Lab

When NSX was released i really wanted to set this up in my lab and get a closer look at the features. Once you deploy the NSX Manger appliance you will see an additional section in the web client called … Continue reading →...

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Secure Wipe a File with DD Linux

You may have a need to secure erase a file with the Linux DD command. When you erase a file with the rm command the pointer to the file is erased but the file still exists on the file system … Continue reading →...

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Stuck in Ctrl+Alt+End console loop Remote Desktop RDP

I usually connect to different servers through multiple VMware console and remote desktop sessions. There have been a few times where i was not able to send a Ctrl+Alt+Del or Ctrl+Alt+End to a console window. I’s almost like Ctrl+Alt+End did &h...

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