Monthly Archives: November 2007

Moodle and Gallery 2.1.2

The Gallery module for Moodle is a very useful addon that allows you to upload images and view them in an easy accessible format. You can upload a directory structure in a zip file and have it recreate that structure … Continue reading

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AD Explorer

An LDAP browser for Active Directory. Makes it easy to see all attributes of objects and assists in configuring web applications that authenticate using LDAP. http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sysinternals/Networking/AdExplorer.mspx You can connect to your AD server without knowing any LDAP paths, just use … Continue reading

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Ultimate Boot CD for Windows

A graphical Windows boot disc containing many useful applications to repair, recover or clean a PC. http://www.ubcd4win.com/ Can also be combined with UBCD for DOS on the one disk. It is based on Bart’s PE Builder boot disc, and supports … Continue reading

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SysInternals Website

A great site with a large collection of tools, everything from Active Directory Management and Monitoring through to security, process monitoring and funny screen savers. http://www.sysinternals.com/ SysInternals was taken over by Microsoft so they also have new URL http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sysinternals/ Tags: … Continue reading

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Folder Size for Windows

Windows Add-on that adds an additional column to Details view in explorer showing the size of subfolders. http://foldersize.sourceforge.net/ Allows very quick very of directories to see space. Main problem is it can take a while to refresh and can be … Continue reading

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Tech Know Tour 07 – Moodle

On Wed 14th November 2007, Robert Devlin, Dr. Paul Ganderton and James Rudd presented a talk at SBHS as part of the DET Tech Know Tour. Below are copies of documents from that talk Some other useful links: Teacher Manual … Continue reading

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XMing X Server

This is a free X Server that is great for managing Linux servers using SSH and PuTTY from a Windows PC. http://www.straightrunning.com/XmingNotes/ I wrote an article at Cool Solutions on Remote Management using SSH and X-Forwarding that gives some idea … Continue reading

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