Thu, 2019-03-14 » VLC player just plays the sound, no video?
In preferences->video->output module - first check advanced options and then change the module to opengl You might also want to try changing “Overlay video output” or “embedded video” in “Video->General video settings”.
Tue, 2019-03-12 » WordPress Theme Preview Image
I’m developing a custom WordPress theme. When I go to select themes in the Appearance menu, my theme does not have a preview image. Is there something I need to do to get a preview image to show up? I can’t find any resources on the web that talk about this.
Sun, 2019-03-10 » Custom Domain on Github Pages Tutorial Using Namecheap
This is a quick tutorial for if you already have a Github page and want to change your domain url from
Tue, 2019-01-01 » Epxse linux error while loading shared libraries: libSDL
linux, debian ubuntu
After installing the new ubuntu I am getting this error when running epsxe.
Error while loading shared libraries: libSDL_ttf-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory.
Wed, 2018-12-26 » Clone a Linux system install to another computer
linux, debian ubuntu
The following method should work for any Linux distribution (Ubuntu, Debian, Manjaro, Archlinux, Fedora…). Source and target systems must be on the same processor architecture (though transfer from 32bit to 64bit should work).
Sat, 2018-12-22 » Howto: Linux Add or Remove a Linux Kernel Modules / Drivers
linux, debian ubuntu
How do I add or remove hardware device driver (module) from running Linux kernel? Linux systems comes with the modprobe command, to add and remove modules from the Linux Kernel and prevent your system from load unnecessary modules.
Thu, 2018-11-22 » List Of 10 Top Best Free Web hosting Site
I know not every body can afford good expensive web host like Hostgator, Bluehost, Dreamhost, Arvixe etc.. there are quite a number of free good web hosting company.
Fri, 2018-11-16 » How to Register Your Own Domain Name
If you have a web site, you should seriously consider registering your own domain name. A domain name is a name like “thesitewizard.com” or “thefreecountry.com”, which you can use to refer to your website.
Mon, 2018-11-12 » AutoCAD 2016 Features
Auto - CAD is a CAD utility (Computer-aided design) that will assist you with your images and designing objects. This software allows you to program free templates and designs in an easy way and to download different elements from the Internet.
Sat, 2018-11-10 » How can I see which Flash Player version is installed?
Flash Player is a plugin you install on your computer that works with your web browser so you can view Flash content. It is commonly used to view content that was created on the Adobe Flash platform.
Fri, 2018-11-09 » Vga connections for lg flatron ez and old CRTs
Vga connector for lg flatron ez was damage I need color configuration for its pinout, Question about LG Flatron Ez T910B 19” CRT Monitor.
Thu, 2018-11-08 » Blogger Post Pagination
Are you looking for ways to break your posts into pages? You might have seen some popular blogs who have broken their long post into pages in order to maintain the interest of the users and it also helps in reducing the bounce rate.
Wed, 2018-11-07 » Wireless on the command line
Connecting to wireless access points completely from the command line in linux using the built-in tools is not actually very complicated. The hardest part about it is turning off whatever “friendly” wireless/network managers your system is already running.
Tue, 2018-11-06 » How to add users to vboxusers
So I want to use my flashdrive in Windows XP, which I am currently running in Virtualbox, but when I open up the settings to enable usb usage, I get an error…
Mon, 2018-11-05 » Find RAM details (size, make, speed, slots, etc.) in Linux/Unix
This is our third post on getting hardware information. In this post we will see how to get RAM details such as size, speed, make, maximum capacity allowed RAM etc. 2-pages.
Sun, 2018-11-04 » Simple low power DC to DC Converter 1.5V up to 9V+
A simple circuit for using a single 1.5v battery to power 4.5v / 6v / 7.5v / 9v electronics. Steps up DC voltage. Using (2) 1.5v batteries gives you up to 18.5VDC Output!
Sat, 2018-11-03 » How to test microphone with Audio Linux Sound Architecture ALSA
Sometime a need comes to test microphone for use with VOIP applications such us Skype. The simplest and easiest way to test microphone (MIC) on your linux system is to use default alsa tools which come with alsa sound system package.
Fri, 2018-11-02 » Transfer XP from One Computer to Another | Trick to Bypass BSOD
If you have every tried swapping a motherboard or moving a hard drive from one computer to another you have probably seen the BSOD (Blue Screen of Death). To move a Hard Drive with XP installed and fully intact you need to do the following.
Thu, 2018-11-01 » How do I configure swappiness? & What is Swappiness?
Most of Linux users that have installed a distribution before, must have noticed the existence of the “swap space” during the partitioning phase (it is usually found as the lastest of all hard disk partitions).
Tue, 2018-10-30 » How to display or show information about a Linux Kernel module or drivers
linux, debian ubuntu
The modinfo extracts information from the Linux Kernel modules given on the command line. This is not just useful to find out about information about loaded modules but it can be used to identify modules inserted by crackers/hackers (try less /proc/modules).
Sun, 2018-10-28 » Change Mod1 key to the Windows key in DWM config.h
Dwm’s documentation refers to Mod1 as the modifier key that you must press to issue commands to it. On most keyboards, Mod1 is mapped to the left Alt key. Most new keyboards now come equipped with the Windows key…
Fri, 2018-10-26 » How to chroot into linux distro on disk when you can't boot via grub
Assumption 1: Your distro is installed on /dev/sda1 but is not accessible via grub.
Assumption 2: /dev/sda1 is the root partition, and you do not have a separate boot partition.
Goal: reinstall grub in mbr of /dev/sda…
Wed, 2018-10-24 » Inductor Color Code Guide
This will be a simple guide to reading inductor color codes. The color codes for inductors are identical to that of a resistor so if you are familiar with resistors this should be very easy. 2-pages.
Mon, 2018-10-22 » Make Bootable CD using K3b Make Bootable CD using K3b
There have been a lot of questions on forums on the internet on how to make a bootable CD using debian. I am here to tell you that it can be done using K3b. Lets get to work.
Sat, 2018-10-20 » Accessing raw partitions with VMDK
I'm trying to access my XP partition with VirtualBox 1.4. The XP partition is on /dev/sda2 and I'd like to access /dev/sda6 as well (documents). I've looked in the manual and it seems that the command I need to issue to create the appropriate VMDK… 2-pages.
Thu, 2018-10-18 » Move Windows XP Hard Drive or Change Motherboard Without Getting a Blue Screen STOP 7B Error
There are 2 different Boot CD’s that can do this for you, Hiren’s Boot CD (v10.2 and newer) and Ultimate Boot CD 4 Windows (UBCD4Win). The Hiren method is easier because it doesn’t require any software to be installed on your system or a Windows XP install CD.
Tue, 2018-10-16 » How to Add Featured Images or Thumbnails in Blogger
Featured images better known as post thumbnails are a popular feature that every blogger adores to have in his Blogger Template. Today most of the quality Blogger templates support custom post thumbnails functionality. Some popular Blogger development…
Sun, 2018-10-14 » How to Use Windows Network Diagnostics to Repair Network Issues in Windows 7
One morning you are working flawlessly on your computer with all the network connectivity working seamlessly, and the next morning all of a sudden you notice a yellow exclamation mark on your network connectivity icon with a message…
Fri, 2018-10-12 » Sets volume via command line
This will increase the volume by 2 decibels on the pcm channel. the argument to -c is for which sound card to use, the arg after set is the channel (PCM, Master, etc.) and what to set by. Related commands…
Wed, 2018-10-10 » How to get CNAME record for next time if you lost it
CNAME record is important for adding the custom domain in your blogger blog URL. To redirect blogger subdomain (yoursite.blogspot.com) to you registered custom domain (yoursite.com) it required to add CNAME entries to your domain DNS of your domain registrar…