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Repost: How to compute the MD5 or SHA-1 cryptographic hash values for a file

You can use the File Checksum Integrity Verifier (FCIV) utility to compute the MD5 or SHA-1 cryptographic hash values of a file. For additional information about the File Checksum Integrity Verifier (FCIV) utility, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 62 more words

How To's

Moving Domain Registrars.

Recently, I’ve been doing some consulting for small business. Surprising to me the tech that I have been consumed with has been WordPress and other website related tasks. 397 more words

System Administration

How to rename multiple files in Windows 8.1

Problem:

Windows would not let me copy files because the filenames are too long. The files are named consequently with a base name. (e.g. very-long-filename001.pdf, very-long-filename002.pdf … very-long-filename227.pdf) 79 more words

System Administration

Repost: Setup FTP Server step by step in CentOS / RHEL / Scientific Linux 6.3/6.4/6.5

This tutorial shows you how to install and configure FTP server in CentOS 6.5. Though the steps provided here are tested in CentOS 6.5, it should work on RHEL 6.x(x stands for version) and Scientific Linux 6.x too. 49 more words

Linux

Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 Notes

Here are some notes for Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 that I want to remember.

Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration (IE ESC, Server 2012 R2): As with previous server releases, Microsoft recommends to AVOID using the web browser on your Windows Server systems. 319 more words

System Administration

How to check MySQL version?

On the command line, enter the command:

# mysqladmin -uroot -p -hlocalhost version

Enter password: ********

mysqladmin  Ver 8.42 Distrib 5.1.73, for redhat-linux-gnu on x86_64… 74 more words

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My plans for this blog

First to introduce myself my name is James. I’m currently a student in college working to become a system/networking administrator. For the most part this blog will be about technology related posts and tutorials. 217 more words