Posts Tagged ‘Windows’

Have you ever encountered out of disk space issues on your wonderful VMs when trying install a critical application? Here are a few easy steps that help you to solve the disk space problems on your VMware workstation VMs

  WinSSH Update (10/July/2016): OpenSSH (7.2p2) Server for Windows (7.2p2 is latest version of OpenSSH) OpenSSH (6.4p1) Server for Windows (Previous version of OpenSSH) General Features:- * Security, if you want to access your Windows Machines cmd shell with full security. * Windows NT Service Support * Full install about 12mb, installer under 8mb (Including […]

Installing MinGW/MSYS on Windows with OpenSSL support

Posted: 26th November 2013 by Babar Shafiq in Programming
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  Installing MinGW/MSYS http://www.mingw.org/wiki/HOWTO_Install_the_MinGW_GCC_Compiler_Suite http://www.mingw.org/wiki/MSYS Install MinGW (before MSYS) Download the MinGW Installer from http://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw/files/Installer/mingw-get-setup.exe/download Select Save File when prompted. Open the downloaded exe. Click Yes when Windows asks if you want to allow it. Click Next > on the Welcome screen. Select Download and Install and click Next > Read the License Agreement and […]

There are times that it would be nice to mount a drive in Windows and set it to read only to avoid accidentally over writing data on that drive. After some Google searching this is what I found. This will only work on Windows XP sp2 and later and Windows 7. I have not tested […]

  Attack from just 49 IPs and 48,000 servers (Linux/HP Unix) boot records were deleted in South Korea (20-March-2013), including servers at major (4) Banks and (3) TV stations.

Enable/Disable Windows Hibernation

Posted: 4th November 2011 by Babar Shafiq in System Administration, Tips
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  To enable hibernation. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Click Start , click All Programs , and then click Accessories . 2. Right-click Command Prompt , and then click Run as administrator . If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow . 3. […]