Category: Windows

XP SP2 and WPA2 Wireless encryption

WindowsXP-KB893357-v2-x86-ENUIn order for Windows XP SP2 computers to join wireless networks using WPA2 you must install the following update : KB893357 from Microsoft (validation required), or you can get it from here, without validation.

Proxy only for certain sites

Your public fixed IP banned on a few sites, or you don’t want your real IP to be seen on them  ? Normally by using a proxy you can bypass this problem. But, by adding a proxy in your IE or Firefox configuration you direct all your HTTP/HTTPS/FTP/SOCKS traffic through the proxy, something you don’t …

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Firefox bookmarks

Mozilla Firefox stuff : I have many bookmarks so i want to include them in my daily backup. I don’t like exporting them manually from Firefox so I searched for another way to do it. Mozilla Firefox 3 and later have a file named places.sqlite located in C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\xxxxxxx.default where xxxxxxx is a random string. For …

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Encode video in H.264 format for Iphone, HTC using CUDA

This guide will help you encode your videos in H.264 format, MP4 container using MediaCoder and your NVIDIA CUDA GPU. The hardware configuration used was : Q6600 CPU, Nvidia GeForce GTX 460, 4 GB DDR3 1066MHz RAM. Software configuration : Windows7 Ultimate 64bit, video driver 260.99, MediaCoder2011-RC2-5016-x64 Other software used : Videora HTC Converter v.6, …

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Remember icon positions on Windows

How to restore icons to original position. When changing resolution or remote logging on a Windows computer, I often had a problem with restoring icons to original positions. I found Desktop Restore on this site and solved all problems. Desktop restore also has a command line version (that’s what I used). To use the console …

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Multiple remote desktop connections in Windows

Allow multiple remote desktop connections to a Windows computer Works on : Windows XP SP2 SP3; Vista SP1 SP2/Windows 7, 32bit(x86)/64bit(x64) This patch will crack termsrv.dll, remove the Concurrent Remote Desktop sessions limit, allow multi-user login in XP/Vista at the same time. 1.Choose the corresponding patcher based on you Windows: For 32bit(x86): UniversalTermsrvPatch-x86.exe For 64bit(amd64): …

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Office 2007 installation error on XP and fp4autl.dll (FrontPage extensions)

Office 2007 installation error on XP One day I had the surprise of being unable to install Office 2007 on a custom XP SP3 install (from a USB stick). The error was “The Windows Installer service cannot update one or more protected Windows files.” In Event Viewer “System” log, I see this MsiInstaller error 1193: …

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