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  2. Disaster... I tried to recondition a used hard drive for Eileen's computer and made a fresh partition table and formatted the hard drive fully. Then this morning 24 hours later the drive failed again. So I've got to buy a another set for her computer and get it fixed as well. She has a laptop with windows 10 but its not fully compatible with my network and printer setup.
  3. Here is a page from nixCraft that is super simple and covers everything for you. Compressing the files, making one compressed file to send, even backs up your MySQL data too. https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/how-to-back-up-a-web-server/ The only twist I love to do this is set the shell script in a root folder and root permissions. Now setup Anacron to run that shell script every day or every week. The system will not ask for passwords or prompt you if the script is correct. It should run quietly in the background doing it job once a day or once a week. Cron vs
  4. So some of you might not know this but I managed to smoke 2 hard drives in 2 machines quickly in one day. Basically started out with my machine just being lazy after 7 years of service. I was doing clean up and re-tuning to lighten the loads. After a few reboots the /home directory of Linux was unreadable. So during boot you would see a job started to mount / home folder but errors out. I took out that hard drive and move over to Eileen's PC to attempt to read my main hard drive. Eileen's computer crashed. Second hard drive failed. Now Eileen's hard drive I was able to rebuild in about any hou
  5. Just found a app for Linux and Android which allows Android mobile device to your Linux PC wireless over WiFi. On the Linux PC you need to install GSConnect. On the Android side you need to install KDE Connect. Once you install the software to both now pari up and you can remote control your cellphone from you PC and visa versa. Like if my cellphone rings it automatically stops the media on my PC, reduces the volume, then displays the caller information on the screen. Even text messages are displayed on the screen. You can send SMS messages from your PC now. If you lose your phone
  6. At least that info is out for the iApple stuff no the site now. Thanks @AH64ID
  7. The Apple OS won't let you pass data, but certain apps will. Thou I've never found it to be an issue, as it still does everything via Bluetooth that I ask it to.
  8. One small hitch with Apple devices. Can't pass data on Bluetooth connection. Which is the only limitation Apple devices have that I know of.
  9. IIRC iPhones can have up to 7 Bluetooth connections at once, thou I’ve never tried more than 2.
  10. @LegendaryKing can I ask if you are using a iPhone? Just went to the garage and checked. I can hook up to 3 Bluetooth signals all at the same time. Quadzilla iQuad Cheap China Stereo listening to music iRadar Cobra Radar Detector LetsCom Fitness watch (standby) Then on the fly select my Bluetooth earbuds without dropping the audio for a quick second as it switches.
  11. Buy a better phone. Mine does two Bluetooth at the same time. My LG G5 (Android) hook up automagically with my cheap China made stereo and the Quadzilla at the same time.
  12. Now days we all have multiple products that work on bluetooth in our trucks but unfortunately our cell phones can only connect to a single bluetooth instance. What are you guys using as a bluetooth hub/router for your cell phones in your truck? Does it work with all your aftermarket toys?
  13. The trick with batteries is to never use them to dead empty. Always charge them back up before they reach like 15-25% then the battery doesn't take the damage as bad. This is why I install the fast charger in the truck so if the phone is discharged I can still use it in full duty and charge it back up in quick time. My old USB charger would only hold the charge at whatever state and required the phone to be turned off to charge quickly. Now I can charge my LG G5 cell phone and my Garmin GPS just as easy.
  14. Probably not but it does last longer and the older the battery the less it wI'll charge
  15. I doubt there is a cell phone battery that can withstand 13 to 14 hours of constant screen on without being plugged in.
  16. On Amazon I found a bigger amp hour battery for my S5
  17. Yeah, that was me trying to get the domain name move from the old server to the new server. The SSL certificate was being slow on transferring.
  18. I tried to log onto site last night (UK) firefox wouldn't load it saying something about security cert. I added an exception and the page that loaded had the right name but it wasn't this site. All ok today though ?
  19. On the Linux Side I use KDEnLive freeware and works awesome. kdenlive.org
  20. I know this is kind of an old thread but I use VSDC. Its a free program and its pretty good. I used to use GoPro Studio but they stopped supporting it so I switched to VSDC. I had to watch some YouTube videos to learn the basics but after that it was pretty easy to use. I shoot a lot of video from my kayak fishing adventures here in Oregon. I also do some videos with a local chapter of Heroes on the Water that I run. You can check out my youtube channel here The last 3 or 4 were done with VSDC and the rest were done with GoPro Studio or GoPro Quik
  21. As I said it was all ok until 6th december (figured this out after finding out what had happened) this coincided with a new version of gmail being forced on users at least here, I had resisted the change as I was up to end user as the old version I was using put next to nothing into spam and was much simpler/easier to use, 6th december end of choice, and end of notification emails as all were being put into spam by Gmail not me which is not easily visible by default, all sorted now as I said
  22. Grrr... That might explain some of the email problems with Gmail. I just got done with a battle on another server and it was a different problem but Gmail was quick to spam box most stuff from Invision Power Board software.
  23. Do what ? I never did anything, new version of gmail made the decision for me, took me a while to figure out what had happened because I don't have the time to spend in front of a computer hence the question, once I'd found where the notification emails were it took a few seconds to add this site to my trusted list and all notifications are now in primary email and NOT in spam where GMAIL put them not me as I said from the start
  24. Please don't do this! This puts the Mopar1973Man.Com on the blacklist and then will prevent all gmail.com user from getting email. Yes sounds weird but Google keeps score of how many are listing the email as spam then eventually puts us in the blacklist and then all members here with a gmail.com account will be denied email including new members trying to register. https://mopar1973man.com/notifications/options/ Please go to this link and set what you want for email. Instant, one per day, one per week. Then there is "Only send one email notification for co
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