Thanks to @jackson over at linuxhelp.com, with a couple of tweaks, I was able to install Bareos 18.2 on Fedora 28 Server.   Here is the original article: https://www.linuxhelp.com/how-to-install-bareos-in-centos You’re choice of a VM or bare metal machine.  I choose VMware …

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If you can open folders without issue yet a File Explorer window doesn’t respond, the Quick Access cache may be corrupt. Open a Command Tool and: del %AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations\*   If the problem persists, disable the Quick Access/Home view in File Explorer 1. Open File …

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Rebuild the icon cache (IconCache.db). Open Folder Options. Click the View tab. Select the radio button: Show hidden files, folders, and drives. Click Apply. Open windows explorer and navigate to %LocalAppData% Delete IconCache.db Open the Task Manager. Click the Process tab.  …

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Close the Control Panel Open gpedit.msc Disable: Computer configuration/Administrative Templates/System/Internet Communication Management/Internet Communication/Turn off access to all Windows Update features Enable: Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Update/Configure Automatic Updates Open Regedit Set HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Policies/Explorer/NoWindowsUpdate to 0  

A couple of customers have a few of the Rev A DNS323 Arrays as backup drives. Unfortunately, the Rev A and Rev B arrays don’t automatically boot after a power failure.  It’s rumored the Rev B guys can use the Alt-F …

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Adafruit has a great write up on using the FT232 breakout board with Linux.  Unfortunately, its not for our branch of Linux. Here’s how to get the FTDI and GPIO libraries installed on your machine.   Install libftdi At this …

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