Use Windows 7 After January 14, 2020

Use Windows 7 After January 14, 2020

In less than a year from now, Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will not release any kind of updates for Windows 7. Although Windows 10 has been around for close to four years, Windows 7 (which was released about ten years ago on October 22nd, 2009), still running on hundreds of millions of computers. As you like ...

A User’S Guide to Mlwin

MLwiN is a development from MLn and its precursor, ML3, which provided a system for the specification and analysis of a range of multilevel models. MLwiN provides a graphical user interface (GUI) for specifying and fitting a wide range of multilevel models, together with plotting, diagnostic and data manipulation facilities. The user can carry out tasks ...

Windows 10 – Using Your Keyboard to Control the Mouse

Windows 10 – Using Your Keyboard to Control the Mouse

Most people think that a computer has to be operated with the mouse and that, if you cannot use a mouse, you cannot use your computer. This is not the case. In fact, not only can your computer be operated entirely from the keyboard, but doing so can often be faster and easier than using the mouse. Method 1: Using the ‘Ease of Access Centre’ This method h ...

Understanding the View Matrix

Understanding the View Matrix

Understanding how the view matrix works in 3D space is one of the most underestimated concepts of 3D game programming. The reason for this is the abstract nature of this elusive matrix. The world transformation matrix is the matrix that determines the position and orientation of an object in 3D space. The view matrix is used to transform a model’s vertic ...

Fossilfossil Versus Git

Fossilfossil Versus Git

The feature sets of Fossil and Git overlap in many ways. Both are distributed version control systems which store a tree of check-in objects to a local repository clone. In both systems, the local clone starts out as a full copy of the remote parent. New content gets added to the local clone and then later optionally pushed up to the remote, and changes ...

Functional Neuroimaging Data Mining

Functional Neuroimaging Data Mining

Exploring physical world is aiming to discover the structure in experimental data and to reveal the underlying processes from which the acquired data have originated. In most practical cases, useful information comes out by processing raw data only. Besides, real-life measurements provide unknown mixtures of interesting and uninteresting signals. A popul ...

The Best Campaign Management Software for Tabletop Rpgs

The Best Campaign Management Software for Tabletop Rpgs

Pen and paper is not for me. Well, it’s not the only thing I can rely on. I don’t mind hand-drawing maps or keeping a notebook for my games. But I need a digital source to archive my world and campaign. This story takes a look at the best options out there for campaign management software. I’ll break down the cost, benefits and downfalls of each. Let’s g ...

14 Windows 10 Backup Software

14 Windows 10 Backup Software

While we are a lot dependant on computer technology these days, things can go awry when the hardware fails. Whether it’s for personal use or business, a PC or a laptop is a major requirement in the current times. It’s where we store most of our data like photos, videos, music, and other confidential files. So, when the system crashes (which is quite comm ...

How to Generate a List of Sheet Names from a Workbook Without VBA

How to Generate a List of Sheet Names from a Workbook Without VBA

This can be pretty handy if you have a large workbook with hundreds of sheets and you want to create a table of contents. This method uses the little known and often forgotten Excel 4 macro functions. These functions aren’t like Excel’s other functions such as SUM, VLOOKUP, INDEX etc. These functions won’t work in a regular sheet, they only work in named ...

Getting Started with Reactos

Getting Started with Reactos

ReactOS is a relatively new open source operating system that resembles the looks of Windows NT and aims to offer similar levels of functionality and application compatibility. Featuring a wine-based user mode, this system doesn't use any of the Unix architecture, but is a rewrite of the NT architecture from scratch, with its very own FAT32 implementatio ...

Top 10 Audacity Alternatives You Could Use

Top 10 Audacity Alternatives You Could Use

You could be an aspiring YouTuber wanting to upload your first video, or a budding singer who wants to make his/her amateur recordings better, or even a casual user looking to tweak the quality (e.g. loudness, bit-rate) of that little known but amazing song you downloaded legally off the Internet, a capable audio editor application is an absolute must. A ...

Stardock's Groupy Adds Support for Windows 10 Dark Mode in Latest Update

Stardock's Groupy Adds Support for Windows 10 Dark Mode in Latest Update

A fresh update is now available for Stardock's Groupy utility, and it brings one big feature to the table: dark mode. The new dark mode, which can be seen in the screenshot above, blacks out the tab interface, allowing it to blend in more when you're using Windows 10's dark mode. Groupy is an app that aims to make multitasking easier across Windows 10. W ...

Using Civil 3D 2018 - Fix the Corrupt Dwg

Using Civil 3D 2018 - Fix the Corrupt Dwg

Opening an AutoCAD 2013/LT 2013 format file. Regenerating model. This drawing was last saved with an earlier version of the software. Saving the drawing will update any AEC objects in it to the current version, which will be incompatible with earlier versions. If you are using this drawing as an underlay you should complete your work in a separate drawin ...

Freecad a Manul by Yorik Van Havre

Freecad a Manul by Yorik Van Havre

FreeCAD is a free, open-source parametric 3D modeling application. It is made primarily to model real-world objects, ranging from the small electronic components up to buildings and civil engineering projects, with a strong focus on 3D-printable objects. FreeCAD is free to download, use, distribute and modify, and its source code is open and published un ...

ODBC Connector

ODBC Connector

The ODBC connector allows external tables to fetch data from other databases using ODBC calls. If the remote DBMS is Kognitio 7.9 or later, use the unloader connector for better performance. See the Unloader Connector reference sheet. Prerequisites • (Recommended) An ODBC driver manager such as UnixODBC, providing libodbc.so, installed on all nodes. • An ...

An Introduction to Sudo

An Introduction to Sudo

The first thing to do is set up the /etc/sudoers file which controls all the privileges handled by sudo. Instead of editing this file directly, use the visudo command. For a full list of configuration options, see the sudoers man page (man 5 sudoers). This file is just an example and demonstrates how to create command and user aliases. Code Listing 2: /e ...