Whether due to technical problems or because various computers in a network have the same name: sometimes you need to know how to find a computer name to simplify the assignment of a computer to a network. Finding your computer name is usually a simple and quick process. Find out where you need to look to locate your computer name when using Windows 7, 8, and 10, or Mac.
Do you want to find out how to change the name of your computer, to give your computer a unique, recognisable name when it shows up in networks? Renaming a computer isn’t difficult in either Windows or Mac systems. In our step-by-step guide, we’ll introduce you to various options for changing the name of your PC.
Developers use Raspberry Pi for a variety of purposes. Among the areas its particularly useful for is working with container technology. Connecting Docker to Raspberry Pi comes with a number of advantages, since both are perfect for creating test environments. Keep reading to learn about the ins and outs of combining Raspberry Pi and Docker.
Nextcloud for Raspberry Pi is a low-budget solution for creating your own cloud. It comes with a number of features, allows maximum control over your data, and can be used privately or for your business. Comprehensive security features and encryption methods are also part of the package. Installation is quick and user-friendly.
Using Linux shutdown commands, Linux operating systems can easily be stopped, shut down, and restarted. In addition to being able to set up a Linux shutdown with a time delay, the shutdown command can also be used to turn off the system’s main power supply, set up a wall message or cancel a previously initiated shutdown.
Have you always wanted to operate your own web server? Raspberry Pi makes this goal more realistic, without commanding a high price and expert-level knowledge for set-up: hosting a website’s test environment or a private cloud is just as manageable for the small computer as controlling light sources, heaters, or other home devices (home automation). In our tutorial, you’ll find out all you need to...
Seeing as the connection between monitor, mouse, and keyboard to the Raspberry Pi is rarely practical, the minicomputer is often operated in headless mode (via SSH) via the command line. Thanks to virtual network computing (VNC), however, there is an alternative solution that also allows remote access to the user interface. To use this technology based on the RFB protocol, you only need to set up...
Sometimes errors in the Windows operation system can lead to a hard drive not being recognised. This causes problems for users attempting to use internal or external disk drives. Our step-by-step guide will explain various reasons for this and present corresponding solutions, including the use of the system utility “Disk Management”.
Faulty set-ups in the Windows operating system or in a disk drive can sometimes hinder hard drives or external hard drives from showing up. Another culprit could be a mechanical cause. In order to make a disk drive appear on your computer, the Windows operation system provides some useful utilities.
Is your Windows PC working far slower than you are used to? It’s normal for your PC to lose performance over time. But you don’t need to wait to upgrade to the next model to make Windows 10 faster. There are several ways to speed up Windows 10 and significantly improve performance. We reveal the most promising options.