Month: October 2012

windows-8-windows-server-2012

keyboard layout switching button – stop the systray from jumping by activating desktop language bar

as an administrator i am often connected to different servers via rdp .. as i use multiple keyboard layouts i noticed that with windows 8 the systray icons seems to “jump” when a rdp-session is focused and then not focused … rdp-session focused: rdp-session not focused: the annoying thing was .. when you click any …

windows-8-windows-server-2012

installing microsoft sql server 2008 r2 on windows 8/windows server 2012

when trying to install microsoft sql server 2008 r2 on windows 8 or windows server 2012 i was always prompted with the “program compatibility assistant” … which i knew for quite some time and which back then always told me “you can not install the software you are trying to install but you can click …

windows-8, windows-xp-vista-7-seven

opening website takes forever … goodbye DM2

i run my windows system at work with a bunch of software tools: puretext¬†[paste clipboard in plain text] dm2 [always on top any window/send to tray any window] bins [group software on the taskbar] hotkeyz [well … for hotkeys] winsplit revolution [a great window positioning/aligning tool] and one or two more … those all worked …

linux-mint-ubuntu

changing the title, metadata and other properties of a password protected pdf

i bought an ebook reader (sony prs-t1 [which i rooted following this instructions]) and wanted to add all manuals of my house hold to it … so i could look up any setting quickly … so i downloaded the manual for my stereo system “TEAC TC-X350i” (from TEAC) and uploaded it to my ebook reader …