Saturday, May 4, 2013


RefurbMe offers a service to check on refurbished products from the Apple Store.


TouchFreeze is an application for Windows that automatically disables touchpad while you are typing text.


vCLIDROID is an Android application that is a command line interface reference for VMware ESXi.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Open Source VMFS Driver

This driver enabled read-only access to folders and files on partitions formatted with VMFS.  A local Java plug-in is required.


Corefig is a PowerShell-based GUI tool to configure the 2012 releases of Server Core and Hyper-V Server.

Swiss File Knife

Swiss File Knife is a single executable that is available for Windows and Linux that offers options such as search and convert text files, instant simple FTP/HTTP server, find duplicate files, compare folders, directory sizes, etc.


Below is an example of the web server option.


Creating a shortcut for a PowerShell script

By default, Notepad is used when double-clicking on a .ps1 PowerShell script.  To get around this issue, create a new shortcut and use the following parameters.  This method does not require the modification of the execution policy.

%SystemRoot%\system32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -File "C:\users\username\desktop\script.ps1"