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Modifying Windows Multimedia keyboard volume keys

By jbayer - Last updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014

I recently got a new keyboard, and wanted to use the volume keys.  They worked, but only changed the volume by 2% for each keystroke;  I determined that by setting the volume to 0 and then counting how may keystrokes it took to get to full volume. While Windows recognizes the volume keys, after extensive […]


Add “Delete on Reboot” to Right Click Menu

By jbayer - Last updated: Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Horrors!  I’m actually talking about Windows. I use Windows for my desktop, because my company uses a number of Windows-based products which we (the sysops team) also need to use. I recently tried to delete a file which was in use.  So I hunted around and found the following code.  Please note that I did […]