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How to Unzip .bz2 File via Command Line

By Toby Cryns / February 22, 2021 /

To unzip a .bz2 file via the command line, “cd” to the directory, then type: That’s it!

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How to Fix Huge Images in Gmail

By Toby Cryns / February 8, 2021 / Comments Off on How to Fix Huge Images in Gmail

Every now and then, someone sends a huge image to my Gmail account. This leads to frustration, because I’m then unable to see my reply, which goes off the right side of the screen. Here’s the fix.

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How to Run Minecraft Mods on Linux (Ubuntu)

By Toby Cryns / February 5, 2021 / Comments Off on How to Run Minecraft Mods on Linux (Ubuntu)

This article by HowToGeek does a wonderful job of outlining how to run Minecraft mods. The stuff I’m writing below is basically a summary of that article. In Terminal, run the following command to install qt5-default: Download and install MultiMC. Log into your Minecraft account inside MultiMC Click “Add Instance” in MultiMC. Right-click on the…

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How I Printed with my Canon i960 in 2021

By Toby Cryns / January 14, 2021 / Comments Off on How I Printed with my Canon i960 in 2021

How to print with a Canon i960 printer in 2021 on Macbook Pro

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Our UpdraftPlus WordPress Plugin Configuration

By Toby Cryns / December 18, 2020 / Comments Off on Our UpdraftPlus WordPress Plugin Configuration

UpdraftPlus is a deceptively-complex WordPress plugin that does one thing really well: It backs up your website to wherever you want (S3, FTP, Backblaze, etc). My only issue with it is that it’s difficult to understand the options. So, for my own benefit and maybe yours, I’m documenting my UpdraftPlus settings here.

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