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X2goclient Error: Failed to restore all required visuals solved.
3 months ago

X2goclient Error: Failed to restore all required visuals solved.

System: Windows 7 64 bit

Problem: X2goclient bombs out/won’t connect with error: Failed to restore all required visuals.

Solution: Open up X2goclient, and click on the small box on bottom …
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Word 2013 Crashes after upgrade from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012 R2 Solved

Yesterday I was upgrading a 2008 R2 Server to 2012, and everything seemed to go fine. A few hours after the upgrade, one of the users was reporting multiple crashes …
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vncserver on ubuntu Grey Sceen on login

Open ~/.vnc/xstartup file

$ nano ~/.vnc/xstartup

Add the lines in the file.

#!/bin/sh xrdb $HOME/.Xresources xsetroot -solid grey # fix to make xfce work: startxfce4 &

Save and exit.

 

The Analyst’s Dilemma, R vs. Python, or How I Stopped Worrying and Hated Them Both
2 years ago

The Analyst’s Dilemma, R vs. Python, or How I Stopped Worrying and Hated Them Both

I recently worked on two analytic projects which had libraries which were crucial to the completion of the projects, which I like to call putting all your eggs in one …
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Windows Server 2008 Remote Desktop Local Print Fail Access Denied: Solved
4 years ago

Windows Server 2008 Remote Desktop Local Print Fail Access Denied: Solved

Symptoms:  When a user connects to a Windows Server 2008 Server using Remote Desktop local printers appear to work, but print jobs won’t print.  No error are reported to the …
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16 GB of 32 usable DRAM Windows 7 M5A99FX Pro 2.0 Motherboard Solved
4 years ago

16 GB of 32 usable DRAM Windows 7 M5A99FX Pro 2.0 Motherboard Solved

I used this motherboard to build two of my systems.

First thing you have to know:

DRAM SOCKETS ARE EXTREMELY TIGHT.

Let me say that again: DRAM SOCKETS ARE …
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A Disturbance of Shadows hard copies out now on CreateSpace
5 years ago

A Disturbance of Shadows hard copies out now on CreateSpace

A Disturbance of Shadows hard copies out now on CreateSpace:

https://www.createspace.com/5399135

Amazon Promotion for A Disturbance of Shadows
5 years ago

Amazon Promotion for A Disturbance of Shadows

For one day only, Amazon is having a free book promotion for A Disturbance of Shadows. Get it while you can, here: http://www.amazon.com/Disturbance-Shadows-Jake-Enholm-ebook/dp/B00V3WQ1QG

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