Add Custom Domain Outlook.com Account to Mac

I couldn't find any good tutorial for doing this so here's a quick one. Go to System Preferences -> Internet Accounts -> Click Exchange Enter your details Your info will fail to verify. This is expected. Enter the information like in the screenshot: Enter your email address as the username Enter your password. If you have … Continue reading "Add Custom Domain Outlook.com Account to Mac"

Hide Directory in Mac OS X

Good for hiding app generated directories you don't want to see or to hide a directory for some other reasons... Open Terminal Type: chflags hidden /Directory/Path/ That should do it. If the directory is in a stack it can take a couple opens for it to vanish. To return the directory to visible, use the … Continue reading "Hide Directory in Mac OS X"

Install Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) on TouchPad

[UPDATED 3/19/12] - Add link to Alpha 2 - replace all references to Alpha 0.5 with Alpha 2 to install the newest version of CyanogenMod [UPDATED 7/14/12] - Add link to nightlies  of CyanogenMod - replace all references to Alpha 0.5 with the latest nightly build of CyanogenMod These are instructions for the CyanogenMod 9 Alpha … Continue reading "Install Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) on TouchPad"

Kill A Process Using Command Line

If you need to stop a process (program), you can use the "taskkill" command in Windows. Example: taskkill /im processname.exe /f You can also kill multiple processes at once that share similar names. Say you want to kill processname1.exe, processname2.exe, and processname3.exe running. taskkill /im processname*.exe /f For more detailed uses, check out Microsoft's TechNet … Continue reading "Kill A Process Using Command Line"

Shell Script - Automatically SSH Without Key

If you ever need to write a script that automatically SSHs to another computer, use this script. You'll find that you cannot automatically SSH for two reasons. You can't pass the password through the ssh command You can't bypass the initial ssh key registration This script can handle both these problems. It requires the expect … Continue reading "Shell Script - Automatically SSH Without Key"

8 Best Sites to Watch Movies for Free

Updated: http://commontech.info/best-sites-watch-movies-online-free Sometimes you just don't want to pay for a movie and you want to watch it now. Here's comes the Internet to the rescue.  Unfortunately, the Internet is loaded with junk websites and sites that are trying to get spyware on your computers. That's where I come in. I rounded up the eight … Continue reading "8 Best Sites to Watch Movies for Free"

Best Sites For Downloading Free Music

Straight to the List please! I recently wrote a post about sites that you can get music for free and they were legal. Well this post is about getting music free by any means necessary (A.K.A. not always legal). This isn’t to say that some of the music isn’t legal; it’s just unlikely. So why … Continue reading "Best Sites For Downloading Free Music"