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  • iPhone Windows 10 Microsoft Store Firmware location

    I’ve just been trying to recover an old iPhone 5s which is stuck in recovery (DFU) mode and whilst I haven’t yet had any luck getting beyond the Apple logo yet, I hope the following information may help others. I installed iTunes 12.10.7.3 on my Windows 10 Professional machine using the Microsoft Store (which now […]

  • Windows 10 OpenSSH – Configuring Windows Git

    This article is the last of a series I’ve written about migrating from using PuTTy on Windows to using the native OpenSSH client now available on Windows 10: you can read the rest of the articles via: Installation Storing keys using the SSH Agent Importing existing keys Creating a new public/private key pair Other useful […]

  • Drive benchmarking

    All drives connected to SATA connections on an Asus X99-Deluxe Sata III (6Gbit/s / ~600MB/s limit) Windows 7 64 bit machine. Benchmarked via Samsung Magician. Drive Capacity “Usable Capacity” S.M.A.R.T Power on hours Sequential Read MB/s Sequential Writes MB//th> Random Reads IOPS Random Writes IOPS Samsung SSD 840 Evo 500Gb 465.76Gb 19,429 326 529 60,477 […]

  • Gravity Forms – firewall rules

    Running Gravity Forms for WordPress and getting invalid license key/licence key or unable to update? Make sure your firewall can access www.gravityhelp.com , proxy.gravityplugins.com and s3.amazonaws.com [ which holds the update files] (for example, if you are running Bytemark’s Symbiosis software, add that to /etc/symbiosis/firewall/outgoing.d/50-reject-www-data