Monthly Archives: September 2012

Android How To Limit Speed Of The Internet Connection On Emulator

To limit your internet speed to test GSM, HSCSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS or HSPDA open Run -> Run Configurations. Select the application and press Target, select the Android Virtual Device. Under Network speed select the desired connection. Press Apply and Run. Now

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Windows 8 Turn Off User Account Control

Windows User Account Control is annoying if your an administrator or just customized your Windows a bit more than the normal user. To disable this in Windows 8 go to Control Panel -> User Accounts -> User Accounts -> Change User

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Xcode Dimensions Of The Screen In iOS

To get the dimensions of the iPhone or iPad screen you can do the following in xcode: CGRect screenRect = [[UIScreen mainScreen] bounds]; CGFloat screenWidth = screenRect.size.width; CGFloat screenHeight = screenRect.size.height;

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Chrome Language

To change the Chrome language do the following: Click the Chrome menu  on the browser toolbar. Select Settings. Click Show advanced settings and go to the “Web Content” section. Here are the various settings you can adjust: Further description take a look at this

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GIMP Single Window Mode

Gimp is set default to launch in separate windows. You can merge these into a single window by enable it. Go to Windows -> Single-Window Mode It will happen right away without the need of a restart. To disable and go

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Gimp Toolbox Gone

When running Gimp you might accidently close your Toolbox and it aren’t in the Window -> Dockable Dialogs. You need to reset the window positions. Go to menu GIMP -> Preferences -> Window Management -> “Reset Saved Window Positions to

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iPhone Simulator Save Screen Shot

A quick way of taking a Screen shot in the iPhone simulator instead of using cmd + 3 etc. go to File -> Save Screen Shot or Cmd + S. Remember to have the simulator selected so you get the

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Pronounce Huawei

How to pronounce Huawei:  

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Remove Blizzard Authenticator

There are two ways to can remove your authenticator. Either you still have the authenticator or you have lost it. If you still have it log into your accoutn and go to If you have lost it, typical

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Windows No Internet After Resume Hibernate

If you are switching between cabled and wireless internet connection you might run into this issue when hibernation in between. The wireless is disabled when hibernating when having internet cable plugged in. When you start up without internet cable the wireless

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