Category Archives: Operating System

An operating system (OS) is a collection of software that manages computer hardware resources and provides common services for computer programs ( Wikipedia )

CentOS Linux Web Server ssh Restart Primer Tutorial

Are you managing a CentOS (ie. Linux) Apache/PHP/MySql web server via cPanel (via WHM, for example) and ssh (via macOS Terminal application, for example) and sftp (via FileZilla, for example)? Additional to the restarting of processes involved in managing such … Continue reading

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Fairy Story Phrases Helper SMS Tutorial

SMS (or “texting” or “messaging”) in the Apple world from Yosemite and up is not just an iOS thing, but given the correct settings (on iOS go to Settings -> Messages -> Text Message Forwarding … and mention your macOS … Continue reading

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Python MySql Connector Blob Tutorial

No, Nala, we can’t see The Blob for the 743rd time today. But we can discuss “blob” in terms of MySql database file storage. It’s that, or a bath?! Okay, that’s settled, so make yourself comfortable with your favourite bone … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Steps Recorder Primer Tutorial

A long time ago I was a fan of a modestly presented “gem” of a (Microsoft) desktop application called “Windows Recorder” to record “screen goings on”, as we remembered below with WordPress Blog Posting AppleScript TextWrangler Helper Primer Tutorial. This … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Defragment Device Primer Tutorial

I’ve no doubt if you have a hard disk, still, using Windows (10), you want to maintain that hard disk, because it is (likely that it is) … the bootable drive for your operating system … as well as it … Continue reading

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Batch ffmpeg Image Scaling and Cropping Tutorial

We’re adding “Scaling” functionality onto the “Cropping” functionality of yesterday’s Batch ffmpeg Image Cropping Primer Tutorial today. For now, we are also harnessing the power of running this changed PHP help_ffmpeg.php within a web browser by showing you both input … Continue reading

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Batch ffmpeg Image Cropping Primer Tutorial

Putting together presentations based on slides which are images you may come across the desire to apply batch image manipulations to a whole set of images, in the same way. When we presented Gimp Batch Image Manipulation Primer Tutorial you … Continue reading

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Bluetooth File Transfer Between macOS and Windows 10 Primer Tutorial

We’re always on the lookout for “common denominators” when it comes to working amongst hardware that fall into different “camps”. Camp Microsoft and Camp Apple are the hardware contenders today with, respectively … Microsoft Windows 10 desktop computer … and … Continue reading

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