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Allow remote (RDP) connections to your computer.

Who is it for

If you want to connect to your computer using remote desktop protocol (RDP)

you need to have one of the following operating systems (home editions will not work)

  • Windows XP Professional
  • Windows Vista Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise edition
  • Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, or Enterprise edition
  • Windows 8 Professional, or Enterprise edition

Why do you need to allow remote connections for your computer

Microsoft by default disables this feature in the windows operating system.  It is a security measure by default to limit outside access to your computer.  By enabling remote connections you can allow outside access

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Remote Desktop connections from a linksys router

Who is it for

Sometimes you are away from your home computer and need to access it.  Here is a way you can do it using remote desktop and a linksys router. To accomplish this task you have to forward the remote desktop port on your router to your local machine.

you need to have one of the following operating systems (home editions will not work)

  • Windows XP Professional
  • Windows Vista Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise edition
  • Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, or Enterprise edition
  • Windows 8 Professional, or Enterprise edition

Why do you need to forward the remote desktop port

any traffic you receive on the internet comes to your router first. Your router then sends the traffic to the right target (computers, phones, TVs, etc). Forwarding the tcp port 3389 lets your router know that all RDP (remote desktop protocal) traffic should goto your local computer.

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Activating xp after a system repair

Who is it for

windows xp has crashed and you ran a system repair.  The system repair fixed the issue but when you try to log in you get the message “This copy of Windows must be activated before you can log on.” the problem is, how can you activate windows without being able to log in first!

Why do you need to activate xp after a system repair

Activation helps verify that your copy of Windows is genuine and that it has not been used on more computers than the Microsoft Software License Terms allow. In this way, activation helps prevent software counterfeiting. With an activated copy of Windows, you’ll be able to use every feature of Windows. And in this case, it will let you get past the login screen

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Add a PDF to iBooks

Who is it for

iPhone users

Why do you need to add a PDF to your iBooks

Be able to quickly access your PDFs on your Iphone.

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Agentpress listing search not working

Who is it for

Designer’s or clients who are using Copyblogger media’s studiopress genisys theme with an Agentpress Child theme with the Agentpress listing plugin enabled and it is not working.

Why do you need to have Agentpress listing plugin

The Agentpress listing plugin is a very powerful tool that lets users of your site search all your real estate listings based off of taxonomies.

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