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Port forwarding on Windows Server 2008 R2

To forward a port on Windows Server 2008 R2 enter the following in command prompt. For example, if you run a webserver on 192.168.0.2, but the computer 192.168.0.1 is the router. netsh interface portproxy add v4tov4 listenport=80 listenaddress=192.168.0.1 connectport=80 connectaddress=192.168.0.2 listenport= portnumber for the incoming traffic/listen listenaddress= the local ip of the computer which listens/public… read more »

How to install Windows 8 from DVD on a Macbook Pro 5,5 (mid 2009 or 2010)

To install Windows 8 from DVD on a Macbook Pro 5,5 (mid 2009 or mid 2010) you need to edit the info.plist file from Bootcamp. To edit the file, open terminal and type: sudo vi /Applications/Utilities/Boot\ Camp\ Assistant.app/Contents/Info.plist It will ask for your password. Go to the line where it says: Win7OnlyModels MacBook7,1 MacBookAir3,2 MacPro2,1… read more »

How to really format an usb drive in Windows with command prompt

Sometimes, when you can’t format an usb drive, because there’s an EFI partition or something else. And you’re working on Windows try diskpart. Open a command prompt with admin rights (right click and open as admin) Type in: diskpart You will see: DISKPART> Then find your (usb) disk list disk You will see something like:… read more »

How to connect to the Raspberry Pi from Windows

You can use Putty to connect. Fill in your ip address at the hostname field. Default username and password is: Username: pi Password: raspberry You can configure the raspberry pi with: sudo raspi-config

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