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This might also work on Windows 10, I haven't tried it. 1. Open an elevated command prompt. 2. slmgr.vbs /upk 3. slmgr.vbs /cpky 4. slmgr.vbs /ipk PRODUCT KEY OPTIONAL (do it if you have a problem, maybe do it even if you don't) 5. slmgr.vbs /ATO Reboot Enjoy!

This might also work on Windows 10, I haven't tried it. 1. Open an elevated command prompt. 2. slmgr.vbs /upk 3. slmgr.vbs /cpky 4. slmgr.vbs /ipk PRODUCT KEY OPTIONAL (do it if you have a problem, maybe do it even if you don't) 5. slmgr.vbs /ATO Reboot Enjoy!


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This might also work on Windows 10, I haven't tried it. 1. Open an elevated command prompt. 2. slmgr.vbs /upk 3. slmgr.vbs /cpky 4. slmgr.vbs /ipk PRODUCT KEY OPTIONAL (do it if you have a problem, maybe do it even if you don't) 5. slmgr.vbs /ATO Reboot Enjoy!




Mounting Attached Volumes In Amazon Web Services

That's a terrible title, my apologies, I didn't want to make it too long and convoluted. Basically, if you're trying to mount an attached volume that is not your primary volume to your Ubuntu server running on AWS you can't use SDF or even XVDF as your mount point, you need to use nvme1n1p1.


New-to-Me Server

I got a new, used server.


Setting The Background Color Of A Image Block In WordPress

Now that we're dealing with blocks if you want to put a background color on an image you have to go to your advanced, additional CSS classes section and reference a class that you have to create either in your theme files or in your special "additional CSS" area under the customizer. I needed the background of an image to be black (and the caption text to be white) so I did: .imgblack { color: white; background-color: black; } And then referenced that class name in the settings for...


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Machine Learning Field Development Optimization

Speaker: Luther Birdzell, founder and CEO, OAG analytics Machine learning is here, artificial intelligence is a big part of our lives already. But the oil and gas industry is "generally" slow to adopt new technology. There are those of us though pushing to make these technologies part of our everyday processes.


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Afternoon Sessions Roundup

Production monitoring & optimization David milam, BBM, Amazon web services Krista Novstrup, principal analytics engineer, SEEQ corporation Hydrocarbon and logistics management Per Christian Hauge, director of oil and gas, Tieto Afternoon break - pretzels, popcorn, dried fruits Pipeline optimization and asset integrity Marc Falzone, vice president/principal, oil and gas sector, GHD digital Ryan apps, director, digital experience, GHD digital Removing geographical boundaries Amazon...


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Startup Central: Emerging Technologies In Oil & Gas

There are three really cool startups that got to showcase their technology at this event, and participants were allowed to then discuss their products and business ventures with them.


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Customer Journey: Hilcorp

Bill Roth, the vice president of information technology at hillcorp energy company, gave a fantastic presentation about how they are leveraging Amazon cloud technologies to augment and automize their IT infrastructure and team.


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Morning Session Roundup

Ion geophysical: PR-FAQ transformation journey Chris usher, President and CEO, ion geophysical Morning break, third floor, wisteria ballroom Open subsurface data universe Kumar Lakshmipathi, principal Solutions architect, Amazon web services Philip Jong, chairman of the open sub surface data universe forum, open group Seismic data management Allan Châtenay, president, explore Limitless reservoir simulation Jim Erdle, VP, CMG


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Keynote

Don Bulmer kicked off the event and introduced Arno Can Den Haak who provides lots of great insights on technology adoption within the industry.


AWS Oil & Gas Day 2019 - Getting Started

Amazon Web Services hosts a lot of events, and today in Houston, is one specific to the Oil and Gas industry. I am here on behalf of P&P Oil & Gas Solutions,


Humble Book Bundle: Linux & Unix By O'Reilly

10/18/2019 $1 Tier: Classic Shell scripting, first edition Linux device drivers, 3rd edition Introducing regular expressions, first edition Grep pocket reference, first edition Learning GNU emacs, third edition Unix power tools, 3rd edition $8 Tier: Learning the bash shell, 3rd edition Learning the vi and vim editors, 7th edition Linux in a nutshell, sixth edition Sed and awk, second edition $15 Tier: Bash...


Test Your Sorting Options

I'm looking for a few new computers on Amazon and when I change my sorting options I get one one-thousanths of the number of results.


Website Speed Follow-up

I "finished" (it's never really over). Speed is a factor in your search engine results. You have to think "mobile first", but don't ignore desktop.


Page Speed Insights

I run through image compression, asset optimization, and caching options to improve the load time of a website.


Don't Distribute Sample Content

When you send a newsletter, make sure you don't send sample content / demo content. I don't know if it was a automated send because of a word press plug in or what, but this does not look good for the people who sent it.


Grooper Giveaway

The cool people over at sent me a couple of mugs to give to one lucky listener! I will be releasing an episode where I do a really technical discussion with someone from the Grooper team about getting thier machine learning platform set-up and usable. A lot of times artificial intelligence seems like magic, but it takes some effort to make that magic happen. If you're interested in AI / ML, then check out my short interview with them from Summer Nape 2019 in my Kyle Gets Con.-Ed....


Unhelpful Help Docs

I tried to cancel my office 365 subscription and kept getting frustrated because every link I clicked on didn't take me to a page where I could do the action that that link was describing but instead took me to instructions on how to do with that link was describing, instructions that first took me back to the page that I was already on and found that link on.


You're Unsubscribing Has To Work

I recently got an email that I do believe is legitimate, but they're unsubscribe link takes you to a dead page - innocent mistake or shady way to keep their email list from shrinking?


netwrix SysAdmin-Avenger QUIZ

I got a fun email quiz from nerwrix: If you're a sysadmin, you are undoubtedly endowed with superpowers. But maybe it's time to get to know yourself better: exactly which avengers superhero are you? Answer these 7 simple questions to find out.


Resetting A Windows Password Using A Linux Boot Disk

Spoiler alert, it didn't work. This will work on pre-Windows 10 computers.