CrossOver runs your Windows apps on Mac or Linux computers

No matter where you fall on the Windows vs. Mac vs. Linux debate, one thing remains true: you shouldn’t be forced to limit yourself to just one operating system. Of course, there are workarounds, like running a virtual machine, but they’re not always intuitive and can inhibit your programs’ performance. CrossOver 17 allows you to launch … Read moreCrossOver runs your Windows apps on Mac or Linux computers

Securely Connect to Linux Instances Running in a Private Amazon VPC

Important note: You should enable SSH agent forwarding with caution. When you set up agent forwarding, a socket file is created on the forwarding host, which is the mechanism by which the key can be forwarded to your destination. Another user on the system with the ability to modify files could potentially use this key to … Read moreSecurely Connect to Linux Instances Running in a Private Amazon VPC

PUTTYGEN DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL

PuTTYgen is normally installed as part of the normal PuTTY .msi package installation. There is no need for a separate PuTTYgen download. Download the PuTTY installation package. For detailed installation instructions, see PuTTY installation instructions. RUNNING PUTTYGEN Go to Windows Start menu → All Programs → PuTTY→ PuTTYgen. CREATING A NEW KEY PAIR FOR AUTHENTICATION To create a new key pair, select the type of … Read morePUTTYGEN DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL

Enable SSH Agent forwarding in window and Linux

Introduction SSH agent forwarding allow you once you’ve SSHed into a machine to continue and SSH from it, to the other  machine, with the same key. How to enable ssh agent forwarding in Putty Open PuTTY Under “Connection” -> “SSH” -> “Auth” Check the “Allow agent forwarding” Go back to “Session” Enter ip or hostname … Read moreEnable SSH Agent forwarding in window and Linux

What is Microsoft Office Click-to-Run and can I uninstall it?

I’ll give you the basic idea of what exactly is Microsoft office Click-to-Run. For detailed explanation follow the link Overview of Click-to-Run. Click-to-Run is a Microsoft streaming and virtualization technology that reduces the time that is required to install Office and helps you run multiple versions of Office on the same computer. The streaming technology enables … Read moreWhat is Microsoft Office Click-to-Run and can I uninstall it?

Task Manager might show 100% disk utilization on Windows 10 devices with Message Signaled Interrupt (MSI) mode enabled

Symptoms Task Manager shows the disk to be at 100% utilization despite a light or no workload, and the system may experience lag or become unresponsive. In addition, the system event log contains numerous events with Event ID 129, which represent resets of the disk controller. While device resets can be caused by a varying … Read moreTask Manager might show 100% disk utilization on Windows 10 devices with Message Signaled Interrupt (MSI) mode enabled

Windows 10 Installation Guide

Prerequisites Your PC must be running a 64-bit version of Windows 10 Anniversary Update or later (build 1607+). To find your PC’s architecture and Windows build number, open Settings > System > About Look for the OS Build and System Type fields. Install the Windows Subsystem for Linux Enable the “Windows Subsystem for Linux” optional feature and reboot. Open PowerShell as Administrator and … Read moreWindows 10 Installation Guide

How to Access Your Ubuntu Bash Files in Windows (and Your Windows System Drive in Bash)

Windows 10’s “Bash on Ubuntu on Windows” environment contains a few different components. The first time you run the bash.exe program, it will download and install an entire Ubuntu user space environment. You can access these files in File Explorer or other Windows programs, if you know where to look. You can also access your Windows … Read moreHow to Access Your Ubuntu Bash Files in Windows (and Your Windows System Drive in Bash)

How to Install and Use the Linux Bash Shell on Windows 10

Windows 10’s Anniversary Update offers a big new feature for developers: A full, Ubuntu-based Bash shell that can run Linux software directly on Windows. This is made possible by the new “Windows Subsystem for Linux” Microsoft is adding to Windows 10. What You Need to Know About Windows 10’s Bash Shell This isn’t a virtual machine, a container, or … Read moreHow to Install and Use the Linux Bash Shell on Windows 10