Sunday, May 03, 2009

Windows Vista: Changing the Domain to a Workgroup

Changing the domain to a workgroup:
  • Go into System Properties control panel
  • Under “Computer Name, Domain, Workgroup Settings” section press the “Change Settings” link
  • Press the Change… button.
  • Select the Workgroup radio button (you might need to enter a value into the field), press the OK buttons.
  • You will need to reboot your computer.

Firefox Easter Eggs

These are not the chocolate Easter eggs you eat, but they are hidden features in applications that you can access if you know what to do. Not all applications have Easter eggs, but sometimes programmers install these secret features for fun.

In this article I explain how to access two Easter eggs in Firefox 3.0:
  • First you need start the Firefox 3.0 (or greater) application,
  • In the address bar you need to type the following and press the Enter key.
    • about:robots
    • about:mozilla