Install Telnet (client) on Windows 7 (and Windows 2008 Server) From Command Line

Irritatingly Windows 2008 (and Windows 7) doesn’t have telnet (client) installed by default.  It can easily be installed with the following command, from the command line (with administrator priveliges): servermanagercmd -install Telnet-Client Note: may take “several” minutes to complete. Of course this can be done through the GUI as well in: Control Panel > Programs > Turn […]

Always Start Command Prompt as Administrator in Windows 7 and Windows 2008

Tired of opening a command prompt and running into lack of rights on Windows 7 and Windows 2008?  I am.  You can easily set the Command Prompt shortcut to always open the command prompt as administrator.  Just follow these easy steps. Right-click on Command Prompt shortcut and select properties On the shortcut tab select Advanced […]

Schwarzenegger: ‘No One Cares If You Smoke a Joint’

Soon-to-be-former governor of Kaleefornia Arnold Schwarzenegger couldn’t have been more blunt on the topic of weed last night — telling Jay Leno that in CA, “No one cares if you smoke a joint or not. About time a politician has the balls to say this.

How to: Capture Screenshots on Motorola Droid X – No Root Required

I have to tell you I’m more than a little disappointed and frustrated that I cannot easily grab a screenshot on my Droid X without using either the Android SDK or rooting the phone (see my other Droid X frustrations).  The ability to grab screenshots on both iPhone’s and Blackberry’s is built-in.  Shouldn’t Android devices […]