Project Spartan

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I’m really intrigued by Microsoft’s new browser, Spartan.  Here’s the first video (as far as I’m aware) of it.  It looks really nice and I’m hoping the hate for IE will die along with the browser. I really want this to be an hit for Microsoft, for this top happen they need to do two things…. Read more »

Fun with BT VoIP/DrayTek/VDSL Vigor Routers

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Recently I was involved in some work for a company that had a BT2Wire router. We wanted/needed to swap this out for a Draytek Vigor, which normally this wouldn’t be an issue.   The issue this time around was that the BT2Wire had a couple of BT VoIP lines enabled and although only one in use… Read more »

Latest Chrome Version Kills Access to DrayTeks Routers

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If your seeing this when trying to connect to your DrayTek with the latest versions of Chrome.   The Fix is fairly simple.   Go and update to the latest version of the firmware, here, be sure to select the correct version of the firmware.

2015

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I have found a few spare moments to welcome in 2015, at least I have managed to post this in January at least.  I pretty much said it all in my 2014 post. More of the same really, I have many post in Draft, which I’m keen to finish of and get posted.   I… Read more »

2014

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Well another year is coming to a close and it seems to have gone faster than the last. 2015 is going to be an interesting year for Microsoft, will they manage to turn around the negativity from Windows 8 and reignite Windows with Windows 10? Will 2015 be the year of Linux (Sorry, couldn’t resist that),… Read more »

HOW TO: Use Powershell to obtain PC Serial Number

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Open powershell and enter the following :

Which will return the system’s serial number registered in the BIOS. Enjoy.