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Windows XP fix firewall that cannot be displayed

Error message: “Windows firewall settings can not be displayed because the associated service is not running. Do you want to start windows firewall/internet connection sharing service?” Issues with a corrupted firewall can sometimes be fixed by rebuilding the Windows Management … Continue reading

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FTP Notes

Proftpd connections: ftptop – show current connections in realtime in a ‘top’ like format ftpwho – list current connections Restart Proftpd¬†(Parallels Plesk/Cent OS): /etc/init.d/xinetd restart Active vs Passive FTP: A good article on this subject can be found here. MS-DOS … Continue reading

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Memory leak Netgear WNDA3100v2 USB Wifi adapter

Version 1.2 of the Windows XP driver has a memory leak – the solution is to upgrade the driver to a later version of the driver. Version 1.3 (driver date: 05/11/2009, driver version: also appears to have a memory … Continue reading

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SRV 2019 Error (The server was unable to allocate from the system NonPaged pool because the pool was empty)

An excellent article on troubleshooting this error can be found here:–2020-or-2019.aspx

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