Thursday, October 29
PC, Software

How to Tweak XP Computer-Part2

Part 2  See how-to-tweak-xp-computer-part1 if you missed the first part of our two part series on How to Tweak XP! 8.Defragment your page file: Download PageDefrag at Microsoft TechNet -> Open the .zip and run PageDefrag -> Click ‘Accept’ -> Select ‘Defragment at next boot’ -> Click ‘OK’ Just like the Microsoft TechNet website said one of the problems of Windows XP/2000/NT is that files that are in use cannot be defragged, and that includes the pagefile. This program will defrag your pagefile at the next boot to ensure it’s working to it’s maximum efficiency. Set Your Virtual Memory To 1.5-3.0 Times Your Computer’s Memory: Start Menu -> Classic Control Panel -> System -> Advanced Tab -> Performance Settings -> Advanced Tab -> Change -> Select Cust...
PC, Software

How to Tweak XP Computer-Part1

BEFORE YOU proceed, read the following paragraphs! You should have your computer at the original state, if you have done other tweaks, undo them. Use Disk Defragmenter before and after these tweaks and ALWAYS backup. Microsoft XP can be crabby at times. If you corrupt your registry, you will lose access to everything and have to wipe and reinstall. BACKUP YOUR REGISTRY, BACK UP YOUR DATA, BACK IT UP AGAIN, DOWNLOAD IT, EMAIL IT TO YOURSELF OR BACK IT UP TO AN EXTERNAL HARDDRIVE OR OTHER DRIVE. I won't be responsible for any damage you do to your computer by the following tutorials. You have been warned. 1. Disable Remote Assistance and Remote Desktop: Start Menu -> Classic Control Panel -> System -> Remote -> Uncheck ‘Allow Remote Assistance invitations to be sent from t...
Linux, Server

Rsync Transferring Files between Servers

If you need to upload the same pictures to a different directory on a server or copy files from server to a different server, there is a much easier method than duplicating your work. Simply use the Rsync command. Wikepedia defines rsync as a software application for Unix systems which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while minimizing data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate. An important feature of rsync not found in most similar programs/protocols is that the mirroring takes place with only one transmission in each di [level-premier-free]rection. rsync can copy or display directory contents and copy files, optionally using compression and recursion. In daemon mode, rsync listens to the default TCP port of 873, serving files in the native rs...
Predictions, Search/PPC, SEO

Google and PPC Search Prediction

I think I am going to go out on a limb and say that I believe this is the future of paid per click search engines: But first, I will tell you why. Too many people are becoming educated in the ways of paid-per-click search engines. Those websites that do not rank in organic search are for the most part, not considered to be experienced or viable businesses. At least by those who know how Google and others display one's search results. In my own life, I find myself consistently [level-premier-free]choosing listings other than the paid per click search results displayed as "sponsored ads". This is by a subconscious choice - for some reason, in my mind the results that appear organic are not "pitching" me anything, they already rank and probably have all the business they can handle. Sil...