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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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Today's History

2011: In Shanghai, Chinese lorry drivers continue their second day of protest against rising inflation
2011: By order of an Egyptian court, the name of Egypt's former President, Hosni Mubarak, is stripped from public spaces, schools and streets
2010: Renewed tribal clashes in Sudan's South Darfur state result in 52 civilians killed and 55 others wounded
1997: Ashes of Timothy Leary and Gene Roddenberry launched into orbit
1997: 26th Boston Women's Marathon won by Fatuma Roba of Ethopia in 2:26:23
1997: 101st Boston Marathon won by Lameck Aguta of Kenya in 2:10:34
1996: Barb Mucha wins LPGA Chick-fil-A Charity Golf Championship
1996: 57th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Hale Irwin
1996: Wayne James scores 99 and 99 and ct 11 stp 2 in Logan Cup Final
1996: "Delicate Balance," opens at Plymouth Theater New York City