MacOS: User Account Won’t Delete

Scenario We were unable to delete an account using MacOS: System Preferences > Users & Groups.After selecting the user to delete, and clicking the “-“, we were prompted for the password of the account we were attempting to delete, which failed. I don’t recall if the error was invalid password or user not found. We … Read more

OneNote Search Notebooks Stopped Working

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Did search All Notebooks in Microsoft OneNote stop working? Or you’re getting partial results, such as only new pages are searched? Then try the steps in this post to fix the issue. Note: This post applies to the desktop version of OneNote 2016, running on Windows 10. Set the Scope of the Search First, make … Read more

Wacom Intuos Pro: Multi-Touch Stops Working [Fix]

Environment OS: Windows 10 v1909 Device: Wacom Intuos Pro Pen Tablet S (PTH-460) – 2019 edition Wacom Driver Info: v6.3.38-2 Connection: Plugged into a built-in USB 3.0 port Observations The tablet stops responding to multi-touch input. The tablet responds to input from the Pro Pen 2 The tablet’s buttons & touch wheel continue to work … Read more

Adobe Creative Cloud: No Internet Connection

Environment OS: Windows 10 Pro v1909 Affected Programs: Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft OneNote Application: NordVPN (and other VPN services) Observation After connecting with a VPN, you have Internet access with your Web Browser, but: Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop will not connect, showing the error: “No Internet Connection” and displays the message: “You are offline. Some … Read more

Pelvic Exams Without Consent!

Despite widespread condemnation of the practice, performing pelvic exams on unconscious women for medical training, without explicit consent, is legal in 45 states. Please alert your people to this issue. Medical Students Practice Pelvic Exams on Anesthetized Women Without Their Consent ( Medical Students Practice Pelvic Exams on Anesthetized Women Without Their Consent (YouTube) Why … Read more

Protecting Your Accounts and Identity from Theft

Why Should I Care? To learn how much you’re at risk, and what you can do to protect your accounts from getting compromised or identity theft. Attempting to recover access to your compromised accounts, or handling the fallout from identity theft, and the wasted time in doing so is stressful. You may never regain access … Read more

Giving Administrative Access to your WordPress site

There may be times when you may want to give someone administrative access to your WordPress site. e.g. a developer or designer you’ve hired to work on your site. Under no circumstances should you e-mail your WordPress administrative username and password to anyone. E-mail is transmitted in clear text, and is easily intercepted and exposed/shared. … Read more

GNU GRUB Menu: Change the Default Boot OS

Application GNU GRUB (GRand Unified Bootloader ) OS Lubuntu v18.10 (64-bit) (Linux) System Gateway NV78 After installing Lubuntu on a system where Windows 10 was already installed, the GNU Grub menu will be displayed when the system boots. Ubuntu/Lubuntu will be the default OS that will start automatically. If you prefer to automatically boot into … Read more

Disable UPnP (Universal Plug-and-Play) on Your Network

NAT traversal technology allows network applications to detect that they are behind a UPnP-enabled NAT device. Then the applications can learn the shared, globally-routable IP address, and configure port mappings to forward packets from the external port of the NAT to the internal port used by the application—and all automatically so the user doesn’t have to manually configure … Read more

Fix MME Device Internal Error (Adobe Audition CC & Premiere Pro CC)

Issue When starting Adobe Audition, or Premiere Pro, the following error is displayed: Fix When you start Adobe Audition, the MME error is no longer displayed. And when you go to Preferences > Audio Hardware, you should see that the audio hardware is no longer “not working.” Environment OS Windows 10 Professional v1809 build 17763.195 … Read more