Archive for June, 2024

EAP TLS on Windows 11

June 27th, 2024 – 4:49 am
Tagged as: Computing Note contains instructions for configuring EAP-TLS authentication on Windows.  The date on the article at the time of this writing was 17 September, 2023. contains some screenshots but they are from an older version of Windows and do not include the screen requiring a SHA-1 fingerprint or server identification.  The date of the article [...]

Simon Says and use Mojeek

June 26th, 2024 – 4:16 am
Tagged as: Historical Note

The Simon Says blog has been online for a long time. Here is an entry from 2008 about ripping CDs on a Mac.  In a way this site shows what is wrong with the web.  Twenty years ago blogs and websites had favorites and blog rolls.  Through this people discovered many great sites.  Around 2012 [...]

Shrink Firefox Interface

June 24th, 2024 – 5:08 am
Tagged as: Computing Note

Use about:config –> browser.uidensity . browser.uidensity is set to 0 by default.  Changer the  value to 1 and it takes immediate effect.

VirtualBox Disk Conversion

June 10th, 2024 – 1:58 am
Tagged as: Computing Note

To convert a dynamic VirtualBox disk to a Fixed disk, run the following command: vboxmanage clonemedium disk /path/disk.vdi /path/newdisk.vdi -variant Fixed using –variant Standard would create a dynamic disk.  Then open the virtual machine and remove the existing disk and attach the new disk.  Then use the media manager to delete the unused media. Use [...]

Browser Extensions

June 10th, 2024 – 1:47 am
Tagged as: Computing Note

Chromium: Joplin Web Clipper, Zotero Connector, floccus bookmarks sync, uBlock Origin, Quick Javascript Switcher, SingleFile, uMatrix Firefox: SingleFile, Copy PlainText, floccus bookmarks sync, Joplin Web Clipper, Passman, Search by Image, Tree Style Tab, uMatrix, Undo Close Tab, Web Archives