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Archive for September 5th, 2016

Delphi Bootcamp live streams (will edit this over time).

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/09/05

Delphi Boot Camp with 100% off Delphi

Day 1: Introduction to Delphi: The IDE and Your First App (FireMonkey app) – edited

Day 2: Getting to Know the Delphi Language – edited 

Day 3: Building Effective User Interfaces in FireMonkey – edited

Day 4: Game Development with Delphi – edited

Day 5:

Day 4:

Day 3: edited

Day 3:

Day 2: edited


Day 1: edited

Day 1:





Posted in Delphi, Delphi 10.1 Berlin (BigBen), Development, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

Some links on creating bootable USB sticks from ISO media (for a Linux rescue CD)

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/09/05

These did help me a lot:

In the end: UNetBootin with the knoppix image worked fine. Alt Linux Rescue failed (it copied fine, but it had a kernel panic upon boot).

Downloads I tried:


  • fdisk -l | grep sd
  • smartctl -a /dev/


Posted in Power User | Leave a Comment »

Word for Windows Keyboard Shortcut for Find Next – Super User

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/09/05

Unlike most applications where F3 is search next, Office has their own thought about keyboard shortcuts.

So in Word for Windows, you can use these:

  • Find next:
    • “RepeatFind”: Shift+F4 or Ctrl+Alt+Y.
    • “Browse next item”:  Control+PageDown.
  • Find previous:
    • “Browse previous item”: Control+PageUp.



Posted in Keyboards and Keyboard Shortcuts, Office, Power User, Word | Leave a Comment »

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