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Windows 10 install stuck at Checking for updates

Found on http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/insider/forum/insider_wintp-insider_install/window-10-install-stuck-on-checking-for-updates/e294932f-149e-412b-b996-6f1253973399?auth=1 I was updating one of the PCs when I ran into this problem , windows install stayed 20 minutes at checking for updates so I knew something was not going well. After a brief search I found a working solution at the link mentioned, still it needed some tweaking so I decided to post it here. So if your …

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Switch audio output from speakers to usb headset in one click.

I had this problem with windows , to switch the audio output you had to go to playback devices and select the one you want . This can be annoying and I was looking for a way to do this in one click .  I tried to do it myself with autoIT but  wasn’t happy with the result, while my app …

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Install miniDLNA server on your Zyxel server.

miniDLNA has some advantages over the default media server Twonky. Most important you will be able to see movies with subtitles .This will still depend on your TV capability to display them but with twonky  the subtitles didn’t work for me and with miniDLNA are displayed just fine. Also miniDLNA is less resource hungry and wont keep your cpu at 100%, …

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How to install Transmission on your Zyxel NSA server.

Zyxel already has transmission available on the default packages, unfortunately is an outdated version without so many options. To install an up to date version you need to have ffp installed and to connect to your server via ssh. Here are the steps : I will assume you have FFP installed, if not please see my previous post. ssh to your …

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Install ffp on your Zyxel NSA server – get ssh access.

Easy way to install the ffp plugin suite on your Zyxel NSA server. FFP will give ssh access , you can use it to install many useful packages. More about ffp you can find here: http://zyxel.nas-central.org/wiki/FFP-stick#FFP 1. Download ffp_0.7_arm_004.zpkg and ZYPKGS on your PC . 2. Disconnect the internet connection on your router  but leave the lan working. 3. Copy both files on your …

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