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My favourite Windows 10 Apps

I`ve been using Windows 10 for several days now. Here is my list of recommended apps:

  • Microsoft Jackpot
  • Microsoft Treasure Hunt
  • eBay
  • Facebook
  • 500px
  • Network Speed Test
  • Translator
  • Adobe Photoshop Express
  • Twitter
  • Amazon
  • WordPress
  • Microsoft Mahjong
  • Milligram
  • TuneIn Radio
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Computers

How-To Run Data Crow Server

First create a database location, by creating an empty folder in the filesystem, for example C:\DCdatabase\

Download and unzip the server package. for example in C:\

In dos, run:

C:\dc-server>datacrow-server64bit.exe -userdir:"C:\DCdatabase\" -webserverport:80

You can now login onto your local server on http://127.0.0.1/datacrow/

Username: SA
Password: (blank)

The full manual can be found at http://datacrow.net/manuals/data_crow_client_server_howto.pdf

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Relocate iTunes on Windows

To relocate the iTunes Folder on Windows, creating a symlink:

Move the Music/iTunes folder to the drive you want to

Run cmd as Administrator

Run:
mklink /j “c:\users\ramon\music\iTunes” “d:\iTunes”

And replace Ramon and D: to the onces of choice

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Change IP address in Windows via DOS

To change the IP of your Windows computer, to a fixed value, using DOS run
netsh interface ip set address name=”Local Area Connection” static 192.168.1.2 255.255.255.0 192.168.1.1

whereas 192.168.1.2 is your new address
255.255.255.0 is the subnet
and 192.168.1.1 is the gateway

Revert

To switch back to a dynamic IP address via DHCP, run the following command

netsh interface ip set address name=”Local Area Connection” source=dhcp

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Windows Auto logon not available?

If you do not have the option to enable Autologon in the netplwiz application, try this:

Control Panel > User Accounts > Reset Security Policies – click reset security policies on the left hand