Understanding Web Proxy Configuration in Windows

Understanding Web Proxy Configuration – IEInternals – Site Home – MSDN Blogs. The above link is a very thorough article detailing proxy configuration within Windows. Its not quite as easy as you might expect! The most pertinent of things; not everything uses the proxy configuration specified in LAN Settings within the Internet Explorer’s Internet Options […]

Wake-on-LAN (WoL) with Realtek integrated NIC / AsRock motherboard

Wake-on-LAN (WoL) with Realtek integrated NIC / AsRock motherboard

Having trouble getting Wake on LAN (WoL) to operate with your AsRock (or probably any manufacturer) motherboard that has an integrated Realtek (and also probably other manufacturers) NIC onboard? Try disabling both the Energy Efficient Ethernet and Green Ethernet options in the Advanced tab of the device in Device Manager (devmgmt.msc). When these options are […]

Windows 8.1: Where’s my OneNote screen clipping shortcut gone?!

Thanks, Windows 8.1. Why’d you have to go create YET ANOTHER search keyboard shortcut on Windows + S and steal my beloved OneNote Screen Grab key away from me. Thankfully, the below registry key addition allows me to turn that one off and bring back my OneNote key! reg.exe add HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced /v DisabledHotkeys /t REG_SZ […]