Category: Hardware

IKE ID Mismatch on Sonicwall VPN

Sonicwall NSA 240

Our company recently replaced a Sonicwall 2040 Pro with a Sonicwall NSA 240. ¬†Configuring the new Sonicwall went reasonably smoothly with the exception of one of our site t0 site VPN Links. ¬†When attempting to create a site to site…

Android 2.1 Now Available for Sprint HTC Hero

Google Android

On May 19, 2010 Sprint released the long awaited Android 2.1 update for it’s HTC Hero product. Due to the size and complexity of the update, over the wire update is not available. You must download the appropriate files and perform the update from your computer.

Review – Canon 50D Digital SLR Camera

This review was written for people who are not proficient with the terms and concepts used in the DSLR world. If you are a proficient DSLR user then I would recommend that you check one of the much shorter reviews here or dpreview. For example, you already know what vignetting is and therefore understand the importance of the new lens peripheral illumination correction feature. However, a new DSLR buyer does not know what this means and this is why I therefore explain what each feature really is so these people can then decide if the feature is really important to them.

Review – Mobile Defense for Android Phones

I use a Sprint Hero mobile phone with the Android operating system. I love the phone. I read an article on PCWorld’s website today about the Android App Mobile Defense. I thought I would give it a try.

The Mobile Defense app allows you to track your phone in the event of loss or theft. It uses the GPS, Wireless hot spots, or cell towers (or all at once) to track your phone. The app silently runs in the background using very little resources.

Install Windows x64 on VMware ESX 3.5

If you are trying to install Windows 2003 x64 on VMware EXS 3.5 and experience the following error:

“Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause… File: \windows\system32\boot\winload.exe Status: 0xc000035a Info: Attempting to load a 64-bit application, however this CPU is not compatible with 64-bit mode.”

Here is the solution for this issue.