Archive for September 2011

How to Create Aliases for Commands in Windows

The easiest way to create command aliases in Windows is by using doskey command. C:>doskey p=ping $* C:>p 4.2.2.2 Pinging 4.2.2.2 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 4.2.2.2: bytes=32 time=14ms TTL=55 Reply from 4.2.2.2: bytes=32 time=14ms TTL=55 Reply from 4.2.2.2: bytes=32 time=14ms TTL=55 Reply from 4.2.2.2: bytes=32 time=14ms TTL=55 Ping statistics for 4.2.2.2: Packets:…

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Free SSH Daemon for Windows

There are a couple options for a Windows-based OpenSSH daemon that are free. The top two that I prefer are freeSSHd and widely popular OpenSSH with Cygwin. freeSSHd My top pick probably goes to freeSSHd because of it’s simplicity and quickness to get setup and going. http://www.freesshd.com/ Cygwin + OpenSSH There are TONS of tutorials…

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Access Denied When Trying to Start Windows Firewall

Most of the online crud I hobbled through to find a solution was just that – crud. This seems to fix Access Denied error when starting Windows XP Firewall. Open a run command and type: services.msc click [OK] Make sure Security Center is started, if not start it and make sure it is set to…

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Windows 98 Setup Screenshots

This is a walk-through for Windows 98SE Setup with Screenshots. You can download Windows 98 Setup Screenshots ZIP at Windows 98 Setup Screenshots

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Windows 2000 Installation Screenshots

This is a screenshot guide walk-through of Windows 2000 Professional Setup. You can download Windows 2000 Professional Setup Screenshots in ZIP at Windows 2000 Setup Screenshots Download

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Step By Step Windows 8 Installation on VirtualBox

NOTE:  This post will have a lot of screenshots.  Lower bandwidth connections beware!   This is a visual walk through of Windows 8 installation.  I ran this setup to provide screenshots using Windows 7 Professional 64bit with Oracle’s VirtualBox 4.1.2 and installed Windows 8 from the Windows 8 Developer Preview 32bit ISO. You can download Windows 8…

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