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5/21/2018     

Old Gamer VMs: I’m lovin’ it…

For those with some old CDs and games they’d like to play, check this out...

VMWare Fusion and Workstation does offer some great options

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5/8/2018     

VMWare Fusion and Old Gaming

So, I set out on a little project to create a VM from Windows XP and play some of my old games I had ISOed
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4/30/2018     

PS without BS: Displaying a popup box and killing it

This is a simple solution for those wanting to show a popup box, but not leave it up indefinitely. This may be useful if you
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4/28/2018     

PS without BS: Replacing Select Case True

This is a short blog to describe how to replace VBScript's brilliant "Select Case True" with PowerShell.

Instead of evaluating one variable, what happens

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4/24/2018     

When SQL has no certificate...

Yesterday I posted a blog on how to identify the SQL Certificate used. I had some questions come from this, and the biggest one
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Stolen NSA hacking tool now victimizing US cities, report says - CNET

Today's History

2011: About 193,000 people are without power after severs storms struck the U.S. city of Atlanta, Georgia
2011: The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly votes against funding for ground troops in Libya
1998: Date for Paula Jones sex harassment trial vs. President Clinton
1997: Sammy Sosa (Cubs) and Tony Womack (Pirates) hit inside the park home runs
1996: Laura Davies wins J C Penney/LPGA Skins Golf Game
1996: Indianapolis 500 race
1996: Rosie Jones wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic
1996: "Midsummer Night's Dream" closes at Lunt-Fontanne New York City after 66 performances
1994: Michael Jackson (35) weds Elvis' daughter Lisa Marie Presley (26)
1993: Long fly ball by Indians' Carlos Martinez bounces off Jose Canseco's head and goes over fence for a home run