How to Add Webhooks to Home Assistant

How to Add Webhooks to Home Assistant

This weekend, I finally got around to fixing my IFTTT to Home Assistant WebHooks. Documented in issue #426. Webhooks and IFTTT can be used to ... Read More

Dang it Microsoft – Why did you break FindTime?

Dang it Microsoft – Why did you break FindTime?

I have been a huge fan of FindTime by Microsoft. I have been using and writing about it since it was released over a year ... Read More

VMware ESXi install fails on UCS C220 – Partition Error

VMware ESXi install fails on UCS C220 – Partition Error

While installing ESXi on some Cisco C220 blades, I ran into the following failure message:partedUtil failed with message: “Error: Can’t have a partition outside the ... Read More

What is the VMware UAG Gateway location?

What is the VMware UAG Gateway location?

If you have rolled out or upgraded to VMware's Universal Access Gateway (or UAG) version 3.8, you might have noticed a new mandatory field called ... Read More

Quick Robocopy switch refresher & Defender Speed tip!

Quick Robocopy switch refresher & Defender Speed tip!

This week, I was doing some file server migrations and needed to look up some RoboCopy switches to get the data over quickly. Here's a ... Read More

TabloTV Automatic Commercial Skip Premium Service

TabloTV Automatic Commercial Skip Premium Service

I have been a fan of TABLO for years now.  I even had the pleasure of being featured by them in a Q&A session on their ... Read More

Windows Defender Hidden Settings Control Utility

Windows Defender Hidden Settings Control Utility

Here is a great new utility by Jacques Bensimon. If you’re among those who rely (as I do) on Windows Defender for anti-malware protection, even ... Read More

New Tool: Check if your Citrix Netscaler have been Compromised

New Tool: Check if your Citrix Netscaler have been Compromised

As more and more information related to the Citrix Netscaler vulnerability (CVE-2019-19781) surface, Citrix has partnered with FireEye and released a scripted tool that administrators ... Read More

SONOS ends support for legacy devices

SONOS ends support for legacy devices

Today, Sonos (makers of high end connected smart speakers) announced it will phase out support for its legacy speakers and products.  The planned sunsetting of ... Read More

Charter Home Security shuts down its service

Charter Home Security shuts down its service

Another cloud service is shutting down next month.  On February 5th, Charter (aka Spectrum) will be shutting down it’s Home Security service.  This smart home ... Read More