Ron Gabriel

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Webmin Install Ubuntu 16.04 Server

Geek, Linux /

Installing Webmin Unfortunately, the Ubuntu server doesn’t include any form of GUI tool to use for administrative purposes. You can easily install Webmin to make the server admin task far easier. Here’s how. Log in to your Ubuntu server. Issue the command sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list.d/webmin.list. Add the following two lines to the file: deb …

List of FreeNas Commands

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Here are some helpful FreeNas (freebsd) commands that I always seem to forget when I need them most. Hope they can help you as much as they’ve helped me.

Excel 2013 Tips

Geek, Windows /

Ctrl + Shift + F1 – This command toggles Full screen and Ribbon Tabs. Ctrl + F2 – Print Preview Ctrl + 1 – Activate Format Cells Dialog box Alt + ;(semicolon) – Select Visible Cells Only Ctrl + Shift + L – Activate/Deactivate Filtering

Apache Web Administration

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How to find out the Linux release that Apache is installed on? [email protected]:~$ cat /etc/*release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=14.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=trusty DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION=”Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS” NAME=”Ubuntu” VERSION=”14.04.1 LTS, Trusty Tahr” ID=ubuntu ID_LIKE=debian PRETTY_NAME=”Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS” VERSION_ID=”14.04″ HOME_URL=”” SUPPORT_URL=”” BUG_REPORT_URL=”” [email protected]:~$ Apache status command: apachectl status [email protected]:~$ apachectl status Can’t create config directory (/.w3m)!Apache Server Status for localhost (via ::1) …

Windows 7 & 8 List of Run Commands

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Functions Commands Open Documents Folder documents Open Videos folder videos Open Downloads Folder downloads Open Favorites Folder favorites Open Recent Folder recent Open Recent Folder logoff Open Pictures Folder pictures Windows Sideshow control.exe /name Microsoft.WindowsSideshow Windows CardSpace control.exe /name Microsoft.cardspace Windows Anytime Upgrade WindowsAnytimeUpgradeui Taskbar and Start Menu control.exe /name Microsoft.TaskbarandStartMenu Troubleshooting control.exe /name Microsoft.Troubleshooting …

How to Setup Gmail 2-step Verification – iPhone, iPad & Mac

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Since finding out about this Heartbleed bug, I’ve been scrambling to change all my most important passwords including Facebook, Gmail, Paypal etc. One of the issues I’ve found when changing to the 2-step verification process with Google is that my mail app no longer works with Gmail even with the new password. It didn’t take …

Watts to kWh calculation

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Watts to kWh calculation The energy E in kilowatt-hours (kWh) is equal to the power P in watts (W), times the time period t in hours (hr) divided by 1000: E(kWh) = P(W) × t(hr) / 1000