Remove bloatware from Windows 10

8 years ago I wrote a very popular post how to optimize my laptop and only install the necessary drivers and software to make it as fast as possible. That took the boot time from 64 seconds to 29 seconds. It seems like Microsoft heard our calling and have since then...

Ubiquiti UniFI AP vs. AP AC LITE performance comparison

I'm a big fan of Ubiquiti and own both their wireless AP's and Firewall Edgerouter. At work we use Cisco, HP and other Enterprise brands but at home I use Ubiquiti as you get Enterprise grade solutions for the cheap. I've been using aht UniFI AP at home for years and...

Configuring NTP on Windows using GPO

My post on Configuring NTP on Windows 2012 gets many hits so it seems like it's a popular topic. While that post is still valid and correct, sometimes you prefer using GPO in a domain environment instead of w32tm.exe command. And since I couldn't find a good...

Meegopad T02 – an alternative to Intel Compute Stick

Sometimes, virtualization won't do. You need physical computers to test out some new cool client thing. Having a bunch of fullsize desktops takes up too much space and it's not often you have a bunch of unused laptops at your office. Many of you have probably heard of...

What happened to street numbers in Waze?

Previously when you searched for a street address together with a street number in Waze all the results showed up at the same page. Usually one of the search results from Google gave you the correct location. However, recently they changed the look of the search...

Create bootable USB for MDT

Sometimes, it's not possible to PXE-boot your machines to install them using MDT 2010 (because it might be a remote network/VLAN) . Then you have two scenarios that I will cover in this post: Scenario 1: A bootable USB that will connect to the Deployment Share over...

Backing up QNAP NAS to CrashPlan online backup service

CrashPlan provides online data backup, with unlimited online storage for as low as $3/month - I paid $139.99 for 4 years. That's even cheaper than the electricity for a NAS for 4 years if I would do backup myself to another NAS. All my data is stored on a QNAP NAS 269...

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