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    How to set up and run NAS4Free’s BitTorrent client through Openvpn & Torguard ***UPDATED Nov. 2014***

    by  • February 18, 2013 • Computing • 32 Comments

    Nowadays, it is prudent to protect your privacy when downloading torrents on the net.  A few lawsuits have recently been brought against ISP’s by businesses seeking damages from users allegedly downloading illegal content. Many of these lawsuits have centered on trying to get the ISP’s to release lists of customer IP addresses along with...

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    Creating permissions & users on FreeNAS

    by  • November 5, 2011 • Computing • 2 Comments

    Here is a good way to set up users and groups with permissions on FreeNAS.  This how-to assumes that you have the FreeNAS server set up properly and that you have mounted your various drives’ and set up the directories you need.  Start by creating your own user account and joining it to the...

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    How to move users from one server to another in Zimbra Open Source

    by  • November 5, 2011 • Computing • 0 Comments

    In a command prompt enter the following: /opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m rick@xxx.ca  getRestURL “//?fmt=tgz” >/tmp/account.tgz Then transfer the file across to the new server using sftp: sftp root@192.168.171.108 sftp> put /tmp/account.tgz  /tmp sftp> exit Install them onto the new server: /opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m rick@xxx.ca  postRestURL “//?fmt=tgz&resolve=reset” /tmp/account.tgz Here is some optimization tips from Rob Thompson’s...

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    Using id3tool to tag your mp3 files through the Ubuntu command line

    by  • November 5, 2011 • Computing • 2 Comments

    Install id3tool using terminal: sudo apt-get install id3tool http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/gutsy/man1/eyeD3.1.html usage: id3tool <filename> -t, –set-title=WORD          Sets the title to WORD -a, –set-album=WORD          Sets the album to WORD -r, –set-artist=WORD         Sets the artist to WORD -y, –set-year=YEAR           Sets the year to YEAR -n, –set-note=WORD           Sets the note to WORD -g, –set-genre=INT           Sets the...

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    How to Set up A FreeNas Print Server

    by  • December 18, 2010 • Computing • 4 Comments

    I have been using a FreeNas Freebsd server to serve files on my lan and I needed to set up a printer, but I didn't want to use another computer in my server room just to be a printer server. So the obvious solution was to use the FreeNas server as a print server.

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