Category Archives: windows

What is Predictive Analytics?

I want to do big data. Unfortunately there is a lot of noise about big data and data mining. There is even now a popular saying related with the topic: “Big data is like teenage sex: everybody is speaking about … Continue reading

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Reorder the network connections on Windows 10

As a part of the leginon installation we may need to reorder the network connections, so that one of them is seen always as the first one. The reordering described on the picture and link above seems to work just … Continue reading

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MS Office Excel 2016 hide unused rows and columns

It’s been a while since I use MS Excel (I’m a free software guy). When I was given a kind of database all written on Excel, so big that you can’t print it on a single page, I almost scream. … Continue reading

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No VLAN option for the Intel network interface on Windows 10

A VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network) is useful if you want to connect to two subnets at the same time, or if you want to add an extra layer of security. You can do that with two different network interfaces … Continue reading

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Clean up google history

 is fantastic. But sometimes it gathers much more information than the one you want, specially if you are logged in in some way or another as you are systematically asked to do. There are hundreds of articles about chrome privacy settings, but … Continue reading

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A python script to take screenshots on Windows

We want to know what one of our Windows servers is doing without using remote desktop. The idea is to have a snippet running on the background that takes a screenshot each certain (fixed) time and saves it on a … Continue reading

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Different data deletion methods

I was needing a nice summary of deletion methods, what they mean and what they do. What happens when you delete something, and how reliable is your deletion method? Operation/tool Meaning Consequence Delete (in Explorer, or other file explorer) File is … Continue reading

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