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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. Epson Stylus RX600 “scanner error occurred – please see owners manual”

    Epson Stylus Photo RX600 - “scanner error occured – please see owners manual” Turn printer off Open the scanning lid Look for a Gray or Orange switch with a padlock symbol on it Set it to the “unlock” position Turn printer on …


  2. Epson Aculaser C1100 Printing Darker on Left

    Clean The Print-head Blue lever on right side of printer (move in and out completely several times.) Change a Toner Cartridge before its expiration. Make sure that Ready or Sleep is displayed in the LCD panel. Select Change Toner X (The letters C, M, Y, or K appear in place of X, indicating the colors Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black.) in the Reset Menu on the control panel. While the cartridge X you selected above moves to...…


  3. Windows Vista Black Screen & Slow to Boot Repair

    Ever had the problem where Windows Vista has a Black screen, while trying to boot? I have. This is how I fixed it (For Advanced users only). Delete the following folders/files C:/windows/system32/drivers/pcmcia.sys C:/windows/system32/drivers/1394bus.sys C:/windows/system32/driversohci1394.sys C:/windows/system32/driverstore/filerepository/pcmcia.* C:/windows/system32/driverstore/filerepository/1394.infblablabla C:/windows/system32/driverstore/filerepository/sdbus.infblablabla* C:/windows/infsdbus.inf* C:/windows/infsdbus.PNF* Restart your computer and choose to edit boot options. You will see a screen which shows default windows boot options: /noexecute=optin. After optin, add /debug command and press esc. (There needs to be a space between...…


  4. Windows Mail Connection Tab Frozen

    This usually happens after deleting or renaming Dial-up accounts, especially when the email client is set to check your mail with a certain account. Recreate the account (Make sure that you have all the details that you need, including your Incoming & Outgoing Mail settings, ISP Username & Password) Create the mail account from scratch Delete the old mail account …


  5. Change the Windows 7 Logon Background

    Want to know how to change your Windows 7 Logon background to something a bit more modern/fancy? Follow the options below. Launch Regedit, and browse to ‘HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionAuthenticationLogonUIBackground‘. Double click the dword key called ‘OEM Background‘ (c_reate it if not there_) and set its value to 1. Locate the log-in background image you’d like to use. It must be a JPG file that’s less than 245kB in size. Copy the image you want to use to...…