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luke.geek.nz


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


  1. DCS A10 C Warthog Crashing Windows Vista/Windows 7

    Having random crashes on DCS A10 C Warthog? With Texture mismatches and Runtime errors? This is usually due to security permissions inside Windows. Click Start In the Search field, type: CMD. Then press enter. Type** bcdedit /set increaseuserva 3072** and press enter You may need to temporarily disable UAC/run as administrator for this to work If you wish to reverse this command back to default, simply use “bcdedit /deletevalue increaseuserva” …


  2. Retrieve Windows/Office Keys from Remote PC or External HDD

    Using a Windows utility called ProduKey you can retrieve the product keys for Microsoft Windows and Office. First click “here” to download (the link is down the bottom, you want the ZIP file) Open the saved file and extract to a folder that is easily accessible Open ProduKey.exe and it will automatically retrieve the product keys for the local machine. To recover the keys for another Windows installation, click File, Select Source Select Load the...…


  3. Deposit all Collectibles in Guild Wars 2 at the same time

    Your inventory full of crafting materials & sick of right clicking sending to collection? There is an easy way of doing this. Go to your inventory (bags) Click on the options (top right of the inventory dialog) Click Deposit All Collectibles …


  4. Cannot open applications downloaded from the Internet

    Click Apple logo (top left hand side) Click System Preferences Click Security & Privacy Click the lock to allow changes Under the Allow Applications to be downloaded from, select Anywhere …


  5. Scrivener Crashing

    Attempting to open Scrivener and having the application closing on you, the common way to fix this is adjust the file permissions follow the instructions below to repair. Open a Terminal (Applications/Utilities)  Type: sudo chmod -R 0755 /Applications/Scrivener.app Press Enter Open Scrivener again. Note: This fix has also been able to work on other OSX Applications that have problems launching. …