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An IT Engineer with a love for all things IT including (but not limited to), Microsoft Azure, Automation and Service Management!


  1. Howto install Fonts in Windows

    Click Start Click Run Type: fonts Press Enter The font dialog box will open. All you need to do now is just drag the font files you want to install into the folder. Alternatively you can doing the following: Click File Select Install New Font Browse and locate the font Press ok. The fonts directory is located at C:WINDOWSFonts …


  2. How to check Vodafone NZ Account Balance

    Mobile Phone These instructions differ slightly depending on your phones make/model. Please adjust accordingly. On the phone, go to the Main Menu Go to Messaging Choose Create New You are now going to make a TXT message to: 777 (which is Vodafone) In the text message type: bal Send (Vodafone will then txt you back with your balance) How to top-up or check your balance using a Vodem Click Start click Programs (or All Programs)...…


  3. ffmpeg Linux commands

    Getting infos from a video file ffmpeg -i video.avi Turn X images to a video sequence ffmpeg -f image2 -i image%d.jpg video.mpg This command will transform all the images from the current directory (named image1.jpg, image2.jpg, etc…) to a video file named video.mpg. Turn a video to X images ffmpeg -i video.mpg image%d.jpg This command will generate the files named image1.jpg, image2.jpg, … The following image formats are also availables : PGM, PPM, PAM, PGMYUV,...…


  4. Faulting application name: SimCitySocieties.exe

    Getting the “Faulting application name: SimCitySocieties.exe, version: 1.0.4.243” and cannot play your game? Try the fix below. Usually caused by the Tradmark characters in a folder name “™” which Windows does not support. Uninstall SimCity Societies Reinstall the game and make sure the install path is C:Program FilesElectronic ArtsSimCity Societies Note: If the above does not work, then you need to edit the registry to change the games install path: “Install Dir” in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREElectronic ArtsSimCity Societies”  ...…


  5. Enable Javascript in Internet Explorer

    Problems running Javascript and want to enable it? This is how you do it. Open Internet Explorer  Click on the “Tools” menu. Click Internet Options Click “Security” tab at the top Click on “Custom Level,” then click on the “Enable Active Scripting” option. Click “OK” …