Ubuntu is a free open operating system which runs in all devices including smartphones, tablets. It’s one of the most popular OS which contains a wide range of software and apps. You can try this on your computer or VMware for experiencing with all default programs, so to install ubuntu use the following steps.
Read more about Ubuntu: Ubuntu OS
Install Ubuntu on VMware
Firstly you have to install Vmware, you can install it from here, that’s ok if you have installed before.
Now to start the installation process of Ubuntu, you need to download the ISO image from here.
To download ubuntu: Go to Ubuntu.com>Download>Ubuntu Desktop> Select 32-bit and click Download. After the download finished, so you’re ready to install let’s go.
#1. Open Vmware and click on File>New Virtual Machine(Ctrl+N) then select Typical(Recommended) click Next.
#2. Select installer disk image (iso) then click browse and choose the ubuntu iso image and click Next.
The system will automatically detect it.
#3. Now specify the OS by selecting the type and version and click Next.
#4. Name the virtual machine then select a location to install there and click Next.
#5. Now specify the disk capacity or let it by default then click Next.’
#6. The virtual machine is ready to use now, click customize if you want to change or add something then click Finish to start the virtual machine.
After the virtual machine started, wait about 20 minutes (Depends on your computer) to let ubuntu start.
#7. When the loading finished, enter a password and hit enter.
The password you enter will be created for all time.
And that’s it, all right you’re all done. The operating system has installed successfully and the keyboard shortcuts has appeared on the screen to make you use it easier.
Click on close then start using ubuntu and enjoy. If you like using ubuntu then you can do the steps above to install it on your computer but before installing make sure that you have the iso image file and your USB drive is bootable if you don’t know how to create a bootable USB flash drive then click here.
Ok, there you go if you have any question feel free to ask us through comment.
Sharing folders makes them accessible to network users and probably you need to do. After you’ve configured disks on the server, you must share files/disks to enable network users to access files and disks. When sharing files and folders also you can enable administrators and clients to access the files, folders offline even when the server is off.
Sharing files and managing permissions with advanced settings are one of important strategy an administrator must know. Here in this article, we will discuss fully on share files and folders in Windows server 2016, no matter it’s possible to do it in Windows server 2012 and 2008 R2. So let’s get started.
Share Files and Folders in Windows Server
Before start sharing files make sure that the advanced sharing settings is configured correctly from control panel with firewall settings then select the folder you want to share. Here we will share files with File and Storage Services, it’s already available in windows server by default.
1. Go to Server manager click File and Storage Services then click shares>tasks>New share to create a folder share on server.
2. Select a share profile for the folder you want to share then click Next.
SMB Share Quick: (SMB) is the standard file sharing used by all versions of Windows. SMB Share Quick provides basic SMB sharing with full share and NTFS permission.
SMB Share Advanced: Provides SMB sharing with full share and NTFS permission and access to services provided by File Server Resource Manager.
SMB Share Application: Provides SMB sharing with settings suitable for Hyper-V and other applications.
NFS Share Quick: (NFS) is the standard file sharing protocol used by most UNIX, Linux. NFS Share Quick provides NFS sharing with authentication permission and access to services provided by File Resource Manager.
NFS Share Advanced: Provides NFS Sharing with authentication and permission and access to services provided by File Resource Manager.
3. Now select the server and select a volume on the server or specify the folder path you want to share. To share a custom path, choose Type a custom path and browse the folder then click Next.
4. On the specify share name page, type a share name and click Next.
5. Here you have to select the sharing options you need, if you don’t know the definition read then mark them if required.
Select any or all of the following options: Enable Access-Based Enumeration: Prevents users from seeing files and folders they do not have permission to access.
Allow Caching Of Share: Enables offline users to access the contents of this share.
Enable BranchCache On The File Share: Enables BranchCache servers to cache files accessed from this share.
Encrypt Data Access: Causes the server to encrypt remote file access to this share.
6. NowSpecify the permissions to control access read or write by clicking on Customize permissions then add, remove or change users permission and click Next.
7. Confirm that the shared settings are configured properly and click Create.
The share was created successfully with its appropriate permissions, click close.
To check the folder shared go to Network>your computer then your shared files will be there.
Also you can see them by typing \\yourcomputername\ in the file explorer.
Configure file Shares using file Explorer
1. Navigate to the folder then right click and select Properties, click on sharing tab then click Advanced sharing.
2. Mark on Share this folder and enter a share name then click on permissions to add, remove or change permissions of users and click ok.
When the folder sharing is configured properly, click Apply then ok. Your folder will be shared successfully.
Also, you can manage caching of the folder by clicking on caching and select the one you want. (Caching enables offline files for the users those who have enabled offline files. You can choose if the folder should be available offline or not.
All right, this was all about configured file shares in windows server 2016, hope it would be helpful and informative.
Every site owner’s wants to have great plugins in order to entertain or make the site style more attractive or effective so the users finally will be turned into customer or reader in your site and the greatest success to do with plugin.
Up to 76.5 million bloggers are using WordPress, the main thing you can improve is with the most important plugins that can improve your site easily without losing time, just install and activate then start building your site, by start working with plugins your site is almost 50% done so to do it find out the list I have introduced the most important plugins I use in my blog.
Jetpack has been one of the most important plugins due to it’s great features. It tells us the traffic growth and insights daily and helps for more traffic to your site. It also enhances security against brute force attacks or unknown logins, no need to worry for images because it reduces bandwidth and do content delivery with the global wordpress.com. There are some more features as well that you can do them by adding the plugin to your site.
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Offline file policy is a method of accessing network files offline when the network is unavailable. You can enable in windows to make available network files offline without VPN or cellular connections also sometimes you can suffer from no connection so the files will be disappeared, by enabling it keeps a cached copy of network files on your computer so you can access to the files faster or less bandwidth, to enable offline files policy in your computer just follow the steps.
Enable Offline Files Policy in Server
You can enable offline files policy in windows server to let your clients access files from the cached copy of network files from their local computer anytime.
1. Start Run type gpedit.msc to open Group Policy Management Console, navigate to Computer configuration> Administrative Templates>Network then open Offline files.
2. Now navigate to Configure slow-link mode then open it then click enabled, scroll down in the options and click on show, type * in the value name then type latency=1 in the value.
After enabling this your files will be available offline to your clients computers.
Enable offline Files Policy in windows
1. Go to control panel>sync center>manage offline files then open it and click Enable offline files, it will be enabled then you can view your offline files, manage and work with offline files.
The offline files policy is enabled and you can view, manage offline files.
Disable offline Files Policy
To disable offline files policy in server go to GPO(group policy management) then navigate to Computer configuration> Administrative Templates>Network>Offline files open configure slow-link mode and click Not configured then enter.
To disable offline files policy in windows, go to control panel>sync center>manage offline files then disable offline files, it will be successfully disabled.
You’re all done, if you have any question regarding this then ask us here.
After installing Windows Server 2016, you can start working but before that, there are some initial configuration to perform for making the server ready to work. These are the essential tips to do before start working with it. Here are the tasks to complete such as; renaming the server, setting the time zone, configuring the network connection, joining a domain, enabling remote desktop and some more. So let’s get started.
Perform Initial Configuration of Windows Server 2016 Graphically
1. Rename server
Renaming the server is the first step of initial configuration. By default windows server has setup a unique name, to change it open Server Manager and click on local Server then click on your computer name. On the System, Properties click change and type a unique and short computer name then click ok. When you’ll be asked for restarting just hit Restart Now.
2. Join a Domain or Promote Server to a Domain Controller
Here you have two options to select, the first one is to join a domain or promote this server to a domain controller see the article from the link below(Install AD DS to create and manage domain services).
Note: Before joining to a domain or promoting to domain controller you must configure server’s TCP/IP settings from the instructions below.
To join a domain, open Run>Type Sysdm.cpl>click Change>Select Domain>Type the domain name and hit Ok like the shot. When you’ll be asked for authentication then type the username and password of the domain user and click ok. When the server joined to the domain click Restart now on the dialog box to sign in with the domain after restarting.
Notice: Before joining to a domain check the Domain controller and your computer if they are connected. If you got error like an error like connecting to domain service then check out the connection and ping them to check if they are connected then try joining the domain.
Keeping your server protected and updated is the most important. By turning on Automatic Updates on your server will be secure and latest, to configure open Settings>Update & Security and click on check for updates then when the update downloaded and installed.
On the Advanced options, choose Automatic update installing to let the Windows Server install updates when the server is not in use or you can set manually when to install updates.
4. Setup time zone settings
Accurate time zone is essential for Server and services to work on exact timing. To setup open Server Manager click on Local Server and click on Time Zone hyperlink then click on Change Time Zone, select the correct time zone and click Ok.
5. Configure TCP/IP settings
A Server needs static IP for installing AD DS or using other features so to do it open Server Manager click on Local Server and click on your computer’s network interface hyperlink(Ethernet).
On the Network Connections select the correct network adapter to configure by right click and choose Properties.
Now click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPV4), when the window opened select Use the following IP address and type a IP address, Subnet Mask, Default Gateway and Preferred DNS server.
6. Enable Remote Desktop
There are a two ways to enable Remote Desktop in windows server, no matter we will do it with Server Manager. The Remote Desktop feature is the core
To enable open Server Manager click on Local Server and click on Remote Desktop hyperlink, it will directly open up the System Properties remote tab, just click on Allow Remote Connections to this Computer and click ok.
Perform Initial Configuration of Windows Server 2016 with Command-line
Sharing content and publicizing it in WordPress is very easy with Jetpack, but the problem is when we share content from WordPress in Google+ , it won’t be shared in public so public can’t see it or find it to get their preferred contents. It fails a content 80% to be viewed and read in Google+.
This is how we see and then we reshare it again in public and it is not the right way to share content, it’s not the fault of Jetpack or WordPress, but you can set it from Google+ very easily, here’s how to publicize WordPress posts in Google+.
Publicize WordPress in Google+ Profile or in Google+ Page
If you have connected WordPress to your Google+ profile then you can do the following steps to share it in public.
Step #1. Log in to your account and go to your account Settings, scroll down to Manage apps & +1’s on posts then tap on it to manage your account settings.
Step #2. Now find out WordPress and you will see it with Extended circles or Only you then click on edit and change it to Public.
Change extended circles to Public and your WordPress posts will be shared publicly.
And your posts will be published in your Gooogle+ profile publicly without any problem.
If you have connected WordPress to theThis was all about how to publicize WordPress posts on Google+.
If you found any problem with this or have any question comment below.
In this article I am going to show you, how to add a Pin to your account in windows 10. Well Microsoft with each of new versions of windows, add new and innovative features like PIN Code and many more. Adding pin code is very easy and simple in windows 10 like many features, you can enter a numeric PIN or can draw a pattern gestures on a picture. In windows 10 you can add how much you like Numeric Digit Pin Code and it has no limited Pin code, for example, you can add only 4 or 6 digits numeric code on apple device like iPhone or iPad but in windows 10 it isn’t limited but for adding a pin to your account is better to add 4,5,6 or 8 digit numeric pin code.
Why add a pin code numeric to your account?
A pin code numeric is easier to enter in your account and it’s safe your password, and in some cause you will be able to give your password to someone, to use your account or enter in your PC or Surface tablet. so you don’t need to give your password give pin code numeric because it’s easier and safe for your account because it might be you outlook account or your Microsoft account. and entering with a pin code numeric as much easier than a password and save time from entering long passwords.
yes, of course, a PIN is much easier to enter on a touchscreen device like the Surface tablet.
How to Add PIN in Windows 10
Press windows Button to open Start menu and click/tap on Settings then click/tap on Accounts.
After entering ACCOUNTS then click/tap on Sign-in options and click/tap on Add below PIN.
Then it will ask your account password to verify it, type your account password and click/tap on OK.
Finally Set up a PIN, enter your PIN and Confirm PIN then click/tap on OK.
Now a PIN Numeric has been added to your account, to be sure once Lock account from Start menu then you will see Sign-in options there and click/tap on that and select PIN option and enter your PIN to enter in.
How to change a PIN in Windows 10?
Go to Settings then click/tap “Accounts” icon, click/tap on Sign-in options then click/tap on Change.
To change your PIN, enter your Old PIN then enter New PIN and Confirm PIN and finally click/tap on OK.
How to Reset your forgotten PIN on Windows 10?
Go to Settings then click/tap “Accounts” icon, click/tap on Sign-in options then click/tap on I forgot my PIN.
Then it will ask your account password to verify it, and be sure that you have forgotten your PIN, type your account password and click/tap on OK.
So finally you can Set up your new pin, enter your NewPIN and Confirm PIN then click/tap on OK to reset your forgotten PIN.
How to Deactivate PIN in windows 10?
Well now you know that, How to Add,Change and Reset forgotten PIN in windows 10. there will be a question that, how to deactivate pin in windows 10, well adding,changing or resetting is much easier to do this there is a button, but for deactivating there isn’t a button to do this follow me below.
Go to Settings then click/tap “Accounts” icon, click/tap on Sign-in options then click/tap on I forgot my PIN.
Then it will ask your account password to verify it, type your account password and click/tap on OK.
In this step, simple don’t enter new pin, and simply click/tap on Cancel.
So finally you can see that PIN have been deactivated successfully, without any problem and you can Add a new PIN if you want.
that’s all, if you have any problem or any question about this write down in the comment.
Media involves everywhere in our life even in our studies in school or at work. In fact, it isn’t easy to choose between them because there are thousands of players offering high-quality features. No problem, if you’re confused but make sure that from now you will have the error-free and the most compatible media player for your device no matter if you’re using Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS and you’ll have the option to choose the best. Users mostly choose those media players which has many users but they don’t know more about it. As well as We can’t choose or decide for you that which one is the best media player? Let us it be Known by you that which media player do you all use in your Windows/PC or in your mobile because it will help others choose player easily.
Some people hate Films, Videos because of the Players that they don’t have good functionalities so they can’t decide which one to install.
Actually there are many players such as; VLC Media Player, Gom Media Player, Pot Player, Play Extreme Media Player and many more but the most popular Players are:
VLC Media Player is a one of the best media player that is free multimedia player and frame work that plays most of the multimedia files as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming Protocols. It is one of the most popular players which is being used by almost all of the people also VLC Media player runs on all platforms: Windows, Linux, Mac OS X…
And it is completely free without Spyware, Ads and user tracking.
KM Player is a light weight audio and video player for Windows that supports a large range of different file formats, including AVI, FLV, MKV, and many more. It handles both audio and video that can be enlarge in every devices such as TV, Computer, Mobile and others but it is not supported in MAC. It is available in all devices such as: IOS, Android, Windows, Windows phone and others. It is available in 36 languages and there are more 300,000,000 users in 230 countries of the world.
5KPlayer is as much a media streamer and downloader as it is a UHD 4K video player. It is in like flynn with almost all kinds of multimedia format ranging from DVDs, CDs to 4K H265 MP4 videos, and even the incomplete A/V files. And with AirPlay & DLNA streaming tech support, it shares video music between Android/iOS devices, computers and smart TVs. Moreover, 5KPlayer is packed to invisible extractors to easily get online video music downloaded free. Multifunctional and free.
Media Player Classic one of the most popular and best media player which supports all common video and audio file formats available for playback. We are 100% spyware free, there are no advertisements or tool bars. It is supported in windows® XP SP3, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 both 32-bit and 64-bit. It is a compact Media Player for Microsoft Windows and works very well.
MX Player is a smooth and Smart Player that is compatible with most of the devices and it supports western and eastern Asian languages like Arabic, you can enjoy playing videos online as well with MX Player seamlessly. There’s no need of any codes or subtitles to download or install. MX Player is the first Android video player which supports multi-core decoding that is very popular in Android. You can get MX Player from Windows App Store.
Pot Player is a free advanced multimedia player which supports various subtitle formats and it’s very smooth, seamless playing video. It also supports many modes and Overlay with 2 sound cards. Also you can bookmark your favorite scene or chapter in DVD, TV, HDTV. You can watch any video with 3D experience and provides maximum performance, but it’s very compatible with PC mostly. It’s only available for some devices but works in windows very well.
Now it’s your turn to tell us what’s the best media player then I will collect the results and tell you.
So enjoy the player you prefer.
If you have any question or any suggestion comment here.
In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to create bootable USB Flash drive manually using Command prompt and without any software, actually this works for all windows like windows 7,8,8.1 and Windows 10.You don’t need to download or install something.Here you will use Command Prompt (cmd ) using some commands, if you want to install windows by flash drive so you need at least 4 gigabytes(GB), follow us step by step to create bootable USB flash drive.
Create Bootable USB flash drive with Command-line
At first, connect the USB flash drive to your PC.
Step 1. Go to the search box and type cmd, right click on Cmd and Run it as Administrators.
Step 2. click Yes to run Command Prompt (cmd ) as administrator.
Step 3. Type diskpart in cmd and hit enter, wait a while to start diskpart.
Step 4. Type list disk
to list the disks and also your USB drive.
Read it carefully: Now disk 0 is 60 gigabytes(GB) so it’s my hard disk and disk 1 is14 gigabytes(GB) and this is my USB Flash drive. So you are going to bootable your USB Flash drive not the hard disk if you select the wrong disk so you will format your hard disk be careful.
Step 5. when the disks are listed select your USB Flash drive type select disk 1.Confirm your USB Flash drive has been selected or not, type list disk and see the stroke symbol in front, by the stroke symbol you can be sure that the selected drive is USB or hard disk.
Select disk 1
Step 6. When the USB flash drive is selected type clean and hit enter.
Step 7. Type create partition primary to create a partition to your USB Flash drive.
create partition primary
Step 8. Now you must format your USB flash drive by typing format fs=ntfs quick command.
format fs=ntfs quick
Step 9. when formatting was completed type active and enterto activate your USB flash drive and type exit and hit enter.
All commands in one screenshot.
Now go to This PC and note that the USB flash drive has changed to bootable USB flash drive. Copy the windows files or image and the USB drive will be bootable successfully.It’s ready to use and you can boot it anywhere.
Hope you would find it helpful and use all above steps and tell us how it worked!