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Windows XP Product IDs

Windows XP has many more versions than most people realize, its not just home and pro. Each of the well known types (home & pro) have 3 basic sub types, here are instructions and references on how to identify what … Read More »

Common AutoIt Functions UDF

This is a collection of AutoIt user defined functions that I’ve collected and have found useful enough to include in almost every script I write. These functions have made writing AutoIt scripts a lot easier and I cant live without them. 10-20-2014: This new … Read More »

Gibson ShieldsUp Firewall Test

I’ve always been very careful to make sure my firewall is working right, I don’t like using advanced firewall software like what yuo get from Norton or other vendors. The software they provide is very bloated, comes with things you … Read More »

Simple Invoices

I’ve been working with a PHP/web based invoicing system called “Simple Invoices”. The name is perfect, this system is very simple, and for a developer it’s a breeze to add those little features that are needed for your specific application. My … Read More »


This post is out-dated and is only available for posterity. My FTP UDF for AutoIt is very outdated, the newest versions of AutoIt have a FTP UDF built-in, it’s fully functional and very reliable. To see a list of commands and examples checkout … Read More »

Comcast Norton Without Constant Guard

Comcast provides the full unrestricted version of Norton Security Suite to its customers, this is a great offer but has just a couple of downsides: 1. Norton can be a burden on an older computer, Norton advertises rock-bottom requirements to my amazement so here … Read More »


People often ask me about repairing printers and what new printer to choose. While I don’t repair printers (most inexpensive home printers either can’t be repaired or wouldn’t be worth the cost) I do have some opinions about what new printers … Read More »

uTorrent LAN Manager

 These programs are out-dated, probably don’t work and are only available for posterity. This is a a small program to help manage and consolidate the use of uTorrent across a multiple user network. It addresses two problems/concepts… Optionally adjusts download & upload limits in … Read More »