Wednesday, November 30, 2016

How to enter Computer Management in WIndows Server 2016

The ways to go to the Computer Management menu in Windows Server 2016.

In order to manage Share folders, local user or group, Task Scheduler, Disk Management, etc. you need to go to Computer Management menu.

The ways to go to Computer Management in Windows Server 2016 :

1. From Start menu, choose Server Manager. 
    In Server manager Dashboard choose Tools menu.
    Then choose Computer Management.

2. The second way,  using Search menu.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

How to Remote Windows Desktop from Ubuntu

Remote desktop Windows (RDP) using Ubuntu.

In this example I use Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
One of the applications for Remote desktop Windows is Remmina Remote Desktop Client App.
By default, this remote App is already installed in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

1. To be able accessing and doing remote desktop, each computer must connect to the network (LAN) or Wi-fi network.

2. Check the IP address of Windows computer, see this previous post to know IP address. (This IP address will be used on the Ubuntu client to access the remote computer (windows). You can also use the computer name to access if the DNS service is active).

3. Allow Remote desktop access setting in the Windows. for example you can see this post to enable Windows remote desktop access,

4. After allowing the remote desktop access, then you have to set  the Windows firewall to give the access for remote desktop protocol.

Example to set  Windows firewall  in Windows 8 or Windows 10.
In the search column, type/write or copy paste this words: Allow an app through Windows firewall, then you will see result on the best match, click it.

In the Allowed apps and features page, give a tick for Remote Desktop as shown in the figure below.

Next steps, on the Ubuntu for accessing.

5. Choose/click Search your computer icon. Type/write: Remmina, then you will see the Remmina Remote Desktop Client. Click on it to run the application.

6. Type the IP address of Windows computer (see step 2) and see the capture/figure below, click Connect.
7. Input the username and password of Windows user (user who has privilege for accessing remote desktop, the Administrator already has access for remote desktop without adding it to remote desktop user) .

8. You can also create profile first, to make easier when you will connect to the remote desktop.
Click New to make connection profile.  Give a name for profile name, type IP address or computer name in server column, then username and password. Save it.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

How to Zoom in/out using touchpad

Zoom in or zoom out using touchpad in Windows laptop

Keyboard shortcuts for zoom in or zoom out are: Ctrl++, Ctrl -- and Ctrl 0, they can be used for Internet browser (Chrome, Firefox, Edge, etc) or for the applications those have zoom in/out support.

In your laptop also you can use touchpad for zoom in/out.

Put your two fingers on the touchpad (for example index finger and middle finger)
For zoom in : move each finger to outside.
For zoom out : move each finger to inside.
(like what you do on the computer tablet or smartphone)

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Where is Recycle Bin in Windows 10

Recycle Bin in Windows 10.

Same as previous, Windows 8, location for Recycle bin in Windows 10 is on the Desktop.
If you don't find it, maybe the status is hide, you can check by entering to the Desktop ion setting.

1. Go to Search/Ask me anything (beside the Start menu)
2. Type:  desktop icon, then you will see 'Show or hide common icons on the desktop', choose/click it.
3. Now you can set for Desktop icon, not only for Recycle bin, you can also hide/unhide for Control Panel, Computer, Network, and User's Files. Give a tick on desktop icon that you want to show on the desktop.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

How to remove iSCSI storage adapter in esxi 6

How to remove iSCSI storage adapter in Vmware esxi 6

1. Under Configuration tab, > Storage Adapters > Right-click  iSCSI adapter.
2. Choose Properties
3. Choose Configure
4. Make disable the status (by unchecking the Enabled check box ), click OK

5. Restart the Host.

Friday, November 11, 2016

Stopwatch in Windows 10

How to run stopwatch in Windows 10.
You don't need to install third-party stopwatch software for Windows 10, because Windows 10 already has it.
1. Go to Search (Ask me anything column) beside the Start menu.
2. Type: stopwatch
3. You will see the Alarm & Clock, choose/click it

4. Choose Stopwatch tab
5. Ready for use.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

How to record Audio/voice in Windows 10

To record Sound /voice through microphone in Windows 10 without additional software.

Windows has default application/software for voice recording, named 'Voice Recorder'.

To run Voice recorder in Windows 10:
Go to Search (beside the Start menu) type:  voice recorder, then you will see the Voice Recorder, click on it to run the program.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

How to Enter BIOS in VMware Workstation

Entering BIOS setup in VMware Workstation 12.

If you need to enter to BIOS setting in the VM computer (Guest OS), it will be difficult if using F2 key as show in the screen when computer starting (Press F2 to enter SETUP, ...) because it appear in very short time.

The Solution.
VMware Workstation has solution for Entering to BIOS, you don't need to press F2 key.

For VMware Workstation 12 :

Monday, November 7, 2016

How to change App Store Language in Macbook

How to change Language in Mac OS X
1. Open the App Store.
2. Scroll Mouse and find out the Flag icon at the bottom ( see arrow of the cpture)

3. Set language  by selecting/choosing the country flag 

Friday, November 4, 2016

How to Disable Auto Brightness in Sony Vaio

If you need to disable Auto Brightness in Sony Vaio Laptop.
Go to Vaio Control Center from Start menu or you can use Search column by typing Vaio control center.

In Vaio Control Center page :
1. Choose Display.
2. Select Automatic Brightness Settings.
3. Uncheck the Adjust brightness automatically.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

How to Change Language in Mac OS X Recovery Mode

Setting Language in Mac OS X Recovery Mode.
Change language on Mac OS

To enter to the Recovery mode in Mac OS X by pressing and hold Command + R just after turning on the computer.

If you find the language is not yours and you don't understand, how to change the language ?.

1. Go to the third tab from left side.
2. Choose first row.

3. Choose your language. (for example I choose English)

How to Change Language in Macbook

How to change language in Mac OS X Yosemite, El Capitan..

If you don't understand the existing language that used in your Mac OS X, you can follow the steps below by seeing the capture with arrow to change the language.

1. Click gear icon (System Preferences)

2. Choose Flag icon (Language & Region)

3. If you see your language in this list, just move it up to change to your language.
If you don't see, click theto add your language.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

How to Sign out in WIndows 10

Where is Sign out button in Windows 10?

When you click the power menu, you will see for Sleep, Shut down and Restart, no Sign out button is there.

There is no Sign out in Power menu

The location of Sign out button in Windows 10 (also in Windows 8.1) is not in Power menu, but in User menu, You can see the user menu (user icon/or your profile photo if you already use) is above the Power menu.

You will see  Change account setting, Lock, or Sign out.