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How to configure APC UPS to connect with NUT and Home Assistant

Home Assistant Network UPS tools (NUT) provide a very easy way to configure the UPS via SNMP Install the Hassio NUT add-in via the Supervisor: https://github.com/hassio-addons/addon-nut 15 here is my config. Just set the port to the IP address of your UPS network address and set your own username and password for the HA integration. username and […]

Java Troubleshooting guide

Java Troubleshooting guide Verify that the browser you are using has Java enabled. Internet Explorer Click Tools and then Internet Options Select the Security tab, and select the Custom Level button Scroll down to Scripting of Java applets Make sure the Enable radio button is checked Click OK to save your preference Chrome users Enter about:plugins in the search field. In the Plug-ins list, look for Java and check whether Java […]

Reduce Smartphone Roaming charges – Blackberry

Reduce Smartphone Roaming charges Reducing Smartphone roaming charges, is often ignored by users. especially blackberry users as most long time BB users are used to flat monthly data fees. Since BES10 however data is charged per megabyte and it’s become very important to educate these users on how to minimize roaming charges. All Smartphones are automatically […]

How To Flash Files In ODIN & Factory Reset Samsung Note 3 and Note 4

How To Flash Files In ODIN & Factory Reset Samsung Note 3 and Note 4

For those who haven’t used ODIN, the process can seem a bit daunting. Follow these steps to make flashing files via ODIN painless… Reasons To Use This Tutorial  Return your device to OEM Stock for warranty return Flash latest OTA Leak or revert firmware (ie; MJE, NC2, etc) Completely wipe device prior to Gumtree or OLX sale Return device to stock You’re a bored […]

How to perform a system level factory reset of a Samsung Note 3 or Note 4

How to perform a system level factory reset of a Samsung Note 3 or Note 4

PERFORM A FACTORY RESET WIPING ENTIRE PHONE This should return your device to “out-of-the-box” newness (remove ext SDcard) Turn off device Simultaneously hold VOL UP, HOME, POWER Release POWER when you see the Note logo Release VOL UP & HOME when you see the System Recovery screen VOL UP after warning Using VOL DOWN choose WIPE DATA / FACTORY RESET Select using POWER button Using VOL DOWN choose “Delete ALL User Data” […]