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Xeoma – Finally – An Easy Solution for the Home Surveillance System

Xeoma – Finally – An Easy Solution for the Home Surveillance System

History of my Home Surveillance Its simply a home surveillance system that provides all of the bells and whistles you need to control the security at home. I have been very frustrated by many other offerings. I started with WebcamXP and then upgraded to WebcamPro7. These ticked all the boxes for me but were extremely resource intensive. Even on dedicated hardware. Desperate to find something else, I tried out some linux flavoured...

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Set up of the iTACH from Global Cache within Vera – Step By Step

Set up of the iTACH from Global Cache within Vera – Step By Step

Getting Started  Disclamier I don’t claim to be an expert. This is just what I learned from reading and asking on the forums. Please let me know if this needs an update. This guide is provided without warranty and I am not affiliated or endorsed by any company or product mentioned. Resources Needed iTACH device – http://www.vesternet.com/itach-tcp-ip-to-ir IR-Blaster – comes with the above. This guide is based on the...

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Wake On Lan (WOL) – What Is It & How To Use It

Wake On Lan (WOL) – What Is It & How To Use It

Technology often yields ridiculous conveniences, like being able to turn on your computer from miles away without pushing the power button. Wake-on-LAN, has been around for a while, so let’s see how it works and how we can enable it. What is Wake-on-LAN? Wake-on-LAN is an industry standard protocol for waking computers up from a very low power mode remotely. The definition of “low power mode” has changed a bit over time, but we can take it...

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156 Really Useful Windows Run Commands

156 Really Useful Windows Run Commands

I came across this list and thought I’d share it with my readers. Its a really useful list of RUN COMMANDS To Access… Run Command Accessibility Controls access.cpl Accessibility Wizard accwiz Add Hardware Wizard hdwwiz.cpl Add/Remove Programs appwiz.cpl Administrative Tools control admintools Adobe Acrobat (if installed) acrobat Adobe Designer (if installed) formdesigner Adobe Distiller (if installed) acrodist Adobe ImageReady (if...

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[How To] Samsung Apps Error 4002 – After You Flashed A ROM – Obviously On Rooted Handsets

[How To] Samsung Apps Error 4002 – After You Flashed A ROM – Obviously On Rooted Handsets

I recently upgraded to the Samsung Galaxy S 2. I was a long time HTC fan but their recent move on bootloader locking made me jump ship. The Galaxy S 2 is an amazing device. Anyway, maybe I’ll write more on that again.. Of course, the first thing I did with my phone is root it. Which Samsung has made easy for the developers to create the tools needed. The second thing I did was start flashing ROMs and I ran into one irritating...

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Set Up A BOSS Key To Protect Yourself From Wandering Eyes(The Boss)

Set Up A BOSS Key To Protect Yourself From Wandering Eyes(The Boss)

They come under many names, boss key, panic button or anti boss to name a few. Computer users can make use of these applications to quickly switch from their current desktop view to one that is hiding specific windows, applications or everything. That’s helpful for instance while visiting websites during work that are not work related. A click of the button displays a Word document, Excel spreadsheet or another window that looks work...

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Automate Mouse Control With GhostMouse

Automate Mouse Control With GhostMouse

Have you ever wanted to automate some of your regularly used mouse and keyboard actions? If yes, you can try out GhostMouse, a freeware tool to record and play mouse and keyboardactions. GhostMouse Win7 is a tiny program that lets you record and playback a series of keyboard and mouse actions, and saves operation records as script files for later use. You can record actions and then play them whenever you want to repeat a set of actions...

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