Securely Encrypting Files – Windows

Sharing documents that contain sensitive, personal information, can be risky. Varying levels of identity theft can result if your documents aren’t properly protected. Read more...

Securely Encrypting Files – Mac OS X

Sharing documents that contain sensitive, personal information, can be risky. Varying levels of identity theft can result if your documents aren’t properly protected. Read more...

January 12, 2015 • Tags: , , • Posted in: File Encryption, How To • No Comments

Safari blank page when visiting apple.com

When I navigate to an Apple Knowledge Base article, all I get is a blank page. Here’s a fix. Read more...

December 28, 2014 • Tags:  • Posted in: Troubleshooting • No Comments

OS X (10.7 Mountain Lion) – Email Address Management – Contacts with multiple email addresses

When creating a new email to my brother, his work address auto-completes when I type his name. I want is home address to be automatic. Read more...

March 23, 2013 • Tags:  • Posted in: How To, OS X Mail • No Comments

Roomie: A RedEye Alternative

While dealing with some RedEye quirks, I stumbled across iRule. It occurred to me that there have been some significant changes in the home A/V control landscape since I first install ThinkFlood’s RedEye a few years ago. Read more...

December 24, 2012 • Tags: , • Posted in: Comment • No Comments

RedEye #0: Notes

Things learned about RedEye. Read more...

December 22, 2012 • Tags: , , • Posted in: How To • No Comments

RedEye #6: Testing IP Control Codes

Knowing what a device returns after a command is received (sent by redid), helps design a control strategy. Read more...

December 22, 2012 • Tags: , , • Posted in: How To • No Comments

RedEye #5: Receive a Message from VSX via IP

After completing RedEye: Connect to Pioneer VSX via IP, the RedEye is already receiving messages from the VSX.
Unfortunately, the VSX sends messages that may be longer than expected. This makes using the received messages more complicated than might otherwise be expected.
The issue addressed here is how to display what the VSX is sending out. This will give a better idea as to how to proceed using using the received messages.
The technique outlined here is generic in that it can be used to monitor any IP port via RedEye. Read more...

December 22, 2012 • Tags: , , • Posted in: How To • No Comments