How can I download an entire website on Linux and Windows 10

Download website

Sometimes you might want to download an entire website e.g. to archive it or read it offline. This tutorial will show you which application can be used on Windows and Linux. I will use the tool wget here, which's a command-line program that is available for Windows, Linux, and MAC. Install wget on Windows First, download and ... Read more

Reduce CPU and Disk load of backup scripts with nice and ionice

Reduce CPU and Disk Load on Linux

Running a nightly backup script on a server system, such as a web hosting server, can result in a heavy load and longer latency for other processes, for example, HTML or .php pages load slowly during the backup because the backup script requires too many I/O or CPU resources. On Linux systems, two shell utilities ... Read more

How to Get Classic Solitaire and Minesweeper in Windows 10

Windows 10 Solitaire and Minesweeper

Gone are the days of classic Solitaire and Minesweeper games, but we still love these simple games. No newer games can replace our enthusiasm for these old games. Microsoft Windows 10 does not have these games included in the default installation packages. However, you still have the option to install these games in your system ... Read more

Save List of Services to a File using PowerShell in Windows 10

List services using PowerShell

Microsoft Windows services allow running long-running applications in the background. When the computer is booted, the services start automatically and continue running until the computer is turned off, but you can also pause and disable the service. The Windows Services application lists all services, including those that are running and those that are stopped. If ... Read more

What is DHCP

DHCP

Recently a question was asked about the purpose of a DHCP server. I thought to answer it here in simple and layman terms. What is DHCP? Every device on the network has an IP address. That IP address can be assigned statically or dynamically. When you have a smaller number of devices, you go to ... Read more

How to Find Out Specifications of Server Using PowerShell

Get Server specs using PowerShell

When you are running a Windows server core version and you need to find out the specs of your server then this tutorial will show you how to do that with a small PowerShell script. Get Server Details with PowerShell Step 1. Open PowerShell with elevated privileges. Step 2. Execute the following two commands (as ... Read more