Tag: Windows

5 Tipps für mehr Internet-Sicherheit

Dieser Artikel beschreibt die fünf wichtigsten Dinge, die man als „normaler“ Benutzer im Umgang mit Computern und Internet tun kann, um das Maß an Sicherheit im Umgang mit dem Internet zu erhöhen. Vorgeschichte Immer wieder werde ich im Verwandten- und Freundeskreis um Hilfe gebeten, um Dinge auf ihren Systemen zu reparieren, da ich mich ja …

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Samsung KIES: The Official Way to Brick Your Smartphone

Yesterday, I tried to update the Samsung Galaxy Mini (GT-S5570) of my girl-friend. It still was on Android 2.2 which behaves a little bit buggy in some situations. Of course I had the smart phone already rooted and I intended to install some custom Android version from xda-developers and I found an appropriate thread. It …

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Smrender works on Windows

Smrender on Windows 7 Yesterday, I started a Windows-VM because I had to test something. I took this opportunity to try to compile Smrender within Cygwin and it worked out of the box 🙂 Great success! There were a few minor compiler warnings which I have already fixed. Everything seems to work perfect with the …

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SDCard/USB-Stick write-protected on Windows 7

Have you ever had the problem that you tried to delete something on your SDcard and your operating system told you that it is not possible because the removable disk is write-protected? Well, it never happened to me because I use Linux, hence, things usually work and if not, there is always a reason which …

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OnionCat is ported to Windows (Cygwin)

  OnionCat is now ported Windows. It runs within Cygwin POSIX-like Environment and first tests were successful. The code is merged into OnionCat SVN trunk release 486. (*) For installation first install then OpenVPN TAP driver which is included in the OpenVPN Windows package (see www.openvpn.org). (*) Install Cygwin and add the gcc, make, and …

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