Install Grub Customizer to Manage Your Grub Bootloader

Written on November 11, 2014 – 1:58 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/04/install-grub-customizer-ubuntu-1404/ To get started: press Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard to open the terminal. When it opens, paste the commands below and run one by one: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install grub-customizer Once done, you’re able to open this tool from the Unity Dash or application menu. Enjoy!    

Automate Software Install

Written on June 16, 2014 – 4:12 pm | by jcannonsr |

Install and Update All Your Programs at Once https://ninite.com/ 1. Click all the apps you want 2. Click Get Installer and run it Ninite installs apps for you in the background. No clicking next. We say NO to toolbars or other junk. 3. Run it again later. Your installer will update apps to the latest versions. If […]

Slow Computer TIPS

Written on April 4, 2014 – 6:17 am | by jcannonsr |

This is such a common occurrence I decided to write a article about it. I have worked on thousands of computers and these are the typical items I find for most “SLOW” computers. The first culprit is usually dirt inside the computer. If the processor fans, case fans and power supply fans are dirty then […]

FREE Defrag Tools for Windows

Written on April 2, 2014 – 11:25 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.iobit.com/iobitsmartdefrag.php Smart Defrag 3 is a FREE, light, and stable disk defragment tool designed for maximum hard drive performance. Based on IObit latest disk defrag engine and “Boot Time Disk Defrag” technology, Smart Defrag 3 not only provides defragmentation, like any typical disk defragmenter can do, but also intelligently streamlines your files based on using […]

Record Your Screen Online

Written on March 27, 2014 – 6:38 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/ One-click screen capture recording on Windows or Mac computers with no install for FREE!

Dictation for Free using Chrome

Written on March 27, 2014 – 6:34 am | by jcannonsr |

With Dictation, you can use the magic of speech recognition to write emails, narrate essays and long documents in the browser without touching the keyboard. To get started, just connect the microphone to your computer and click the Start Dictation button. Dictation uses your browser’s local Storage to save all the transcribed text automatically as […]

Free Website Monitoring Tools

Written on March 27, 2014 – 6:30 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.monitis.com/free-tools Monitis™ was founded in 2006 with the goal of providing the best cloud-based, agentless monitoring product on the market. We built a talented team that supports our customer base from offices in the US, Germany and Armenia. Our all-in-one cloud and web systems monitoring is the choice of more than 150,000 users in 150 […]

Turn Your Adroid Phone Into a FTP Server

Written on October 29, 2013 – 3:57 pm | by jcannonsr |

https://f-droid.org/repository/browse/?fdfilter=FTP%20Server&fdid=be.ppareit.swiftp_free Access your phone wirelessly. This app can serve files over the internet but the most likely usage is to access files from another computer without needing a cable. The name Demo in the launcher just means that it corresponds to the free version on Google. The app is fully featured so instead of buying […]

Backup Remote Linux Server with RSync

Written on March 22, 2013 – 3:13 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://kb.liquidweb.com/using-rsync-to-transfer-and-synchronize-local-and-remote-systems/ Rsync is a powerful tool that facilitates the transfer and synchronization of data between both local and remote systems. The article in the link above make it real simple.  

Online Network Admin Tools

Written on March 20, 2013 – 7:48 am | by jcannonsr |

http://online-domain-tools.com Online Domain Tools is a set of free tools for everyday use. We have specialized tools for network administrators, webmasters, web application developers, domain owners as well as tools useful for all Internet users. If you want to have all your tools in one place ready to use anytime Online Domain Tools is the […]