Apple Mac OS X and locked files

I had a client whos Microsoft Windows 7 Fujitsu laptop I had to fix.

I used Hiren’s BootCD bootable Linux rescue CD to copy files from that laptop to my clients external harddrive and everything when without a problems.

When I started to move files from that external harddrive to my iMac (Actually to my […]

Living in a cloud

I’m one of those people who used to carry more than one usb memory dongle with me that were full of programs and data. Then I started to think things a little bit differently. Cloud based services are here today, and they are easy to use that anyone can use them. It was a […]

Harald Scan Bluetooth Scanner

Little while ago I found a nice scanner for bluetooth devices called Harald Scan.

Harald Scan

Harald Scan works on both Linux and Mac OS X but not in Windows.

It scan’s bluetooth devices and recocnize someof them via first 8 character of their MAC address. Scanner shows some info about found devices like […]

Change your NIC MAC-address

Sometimes you just want to change your MAC-address (For example to get new IP-address from DHCP server). If you have luck you can change your MAC-address just with: [cc lang=”bash”]sudo ifconfig wifi0 down hw ether 00:11:22:33:44:55[/cc]

but with my EeePC that didn’t work so I had to use software called MacChanger.

First we check what […]