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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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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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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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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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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

2010: In Parana, Brazil, a stadium collapses during a car race, injuring 110 people
2010: The brightest object in the night sky next to the Moon is the planet Jupiter, as it makes its closest approach to Earth since 1963
2004: Tropical Storm Jeanne kills more than 550 during flooding in Haiti
2000: Patent on RSA cryptograph algorithm ends
1997: Yankees clinch 37th appearance in post season, 3rd consecutive
1995: Cincinnati Reds becomes 1st team to clinch NL Central
1994: Space shuttle STS-64 (Discovery 20), lands
1992: Phils' Mickey Moradini makes an unassisted triple play
1992: Space shuttle STS-47 (Endeavour 2) lands
1992: Colleen Walker wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic