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Archive for December 22nd, 2015

Rescue photos with PhotoRec

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

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Delphi 10 Seattle version numbers

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

The ones I know, hopefully they are the only ones as search results are inconclusive:



Posted in Delphi, Delphi 10 Seattle, Development, Software Development | 1 Comment »

ESXi Embedded Host Client – VMware Labs

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

Interesting stuff to play with the next few weeks:

This version of the ESXi Embedded Host Client is written purely in HTML and JavaScript, and is served directly from your ESXi host and should perform much better than any of the existing solutions.

Thanks Paul Braren for sharing this.

Source: ESXi Embedded Host Client – VMware Labs


Posted in ESXi5.5, ESXi6, Power User, Virtualization, VMware, VMware ESXi | Leave a Comment »

If Skype Group chats suddenly fail on Windows: go back to SkypeSetup_6.21.0.104.msi

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

Had a co-worker where Skype suddenly failed handle groups. He could not send to nor receive group messages. On his Windows machine, Skype auto-upgraded to On his smartphone, everything worked fine..

Downgrading him to solved the issue.

I got it from



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paping – Cross-platform TCP port testing, emulating the functionality of ping (port ping) – Google Project Hosting

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/12/22

Hopefully someone will move this to Github before Google code goes down: paping – Cross-platform TCP port testing, emulating the functionality of ping (port ping) – Google Project Hosting.

Paping (pronounced pah ping) is a computer network administration utility used to test the reachability of a host on an Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) network and to measure the time it takes to connect to a specified port



Posted in *nix, *nix-tools, Communications Development, Console (command prompt window), Development, Internet protocol suite, Power User, TCP, Windows | 1 Comment »

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