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BEST RENOISE TUTORIALS

BEST RENOISE TUTORIALS

Just a quick note just to share the most useful YT tutorials regarding Renoise tracker. Official Renoise tutorials ► essential Renoise knowledge Tutorials from official Renoise guy ► Achenar Excellent Renoise tutorials ► Groovin’in G Gold mine of Renoise knowledge ► Brainplace Very useful tutorials ► Type-A Music Also i suggest to check official manuals on Renoise website. Quick Reference Card [cheatsheet] describing pattern commands. And don’t forget to visit vibrant Renoise community forum .
MY CUSTOM TWEAKS FOR RENOISE TRACKER

MY CUSTOM TWEAKS FOR RENOISE TRACKER

UPDATED ON: 2022-05-21 Today i want to share my custom made 80s theme for Renoise tracker. RENOISE `84 [v0.4b] GRAB IT FROM MEGA.NZ To install it just double click on downloaded XRNC files. Renoise will launch and install theme automatically. Also, i’ve figured out how to change internal font and set custom mouse cursor. Tracker doesn’t provide GUI for such options. All settings related to current skin could be found here:
COMPREHENSIVE WINDOWS 7 FAQ PLUS CATALOG OF PREVIOUS LINKS RELATED TO TWEAKING

COMPREHENSIVE WINDOWS 7 FAQ PLUS CATALOG OF PREVIOUS LINKS RELATED TO TWEAKING

I’m very satisfied that I covered such a large topic and pretty sure that it is the most complete Windows 7 tweaking guide ever. But due to the lack of spare time it is still in unfinished state, so consider it as a stack of knowledge. Document contain all information posted here plus loads of more detailed stuff. DOWNLOAD DOCX VERSION Maybe, if i have more free time, i’ll return back to the topic to clean things up someday.
INSTALLING OBSOLETE 5GHZ WIFI MODULE INTO DELL PRECISION 7510

INSTALLING OBSOLETE 5GHZ WIFI MODULE INTO DELL PRECISION 7510

Previous owner of my main laptop installed the most modern intel WiFi chip, AX200 to be precise. Unfortunately, chip does not have drivers for beloved Windows 7. Yeah intel dropped support in 2019. So, i have to downgrade wireless card. Found on eBay compatible Dell WiFi 1820 : the last one to support Windows 7 operating system. I always loved Dell’s Precision series for super easy installation of hardware upgrades.
COMPLETE TWEAKING GUIDE FOR WINDOWS 7 SP2+ ESU

COMPLETE TWEAKING GUIDE FOR WINDOWS 7 SP2+ ESU

VER 0.1B [SUGGESTIONS ARE WELCOMED] ¶ ESSENTIAL INTRODUCTION Finally I get up all one’s courage to compile and publish essential stuff regarding Windows 7 optimization. Note that full version of the guide will be released somewhere around early 2023. Check the warm place to stay on the edge. And now….Let’s dive into the tweaking process! All console commands should be executed from command line with with administrative privileges. Most of mentioned tweaks could be done via control panel, to enter it in a fast way just type in command line or execute Start Run:
MANDATORY STEPS TO OPTIMIZE NEWLY INSTALLED WINDOWS 7

MANDATORY STEPS TO OPTIMIZE NEWLY INSTALLED WINDOWS 7

You may already noticed list of system tweakers for Windows 7 on my site header. Just wanted to describe process a bit with the help of plain words and some png pictures for crispy clearness and buttery smooth understanding of the process. ▒ INSTALLATION First step is to obtain high quality distribution of Windows 7. I always recommend Generation2 builds . His repacks include activation, embedded support of modern CPU’s, USB 3.
EXIFTOOL ▀ HOW TO FAST TAG GRAPHICS FILES WITH PERSONAL METADATA

EXIFTOOL ▀ HOW TO FAST TAG GRAPHICS FILES WITH PERSONAL METADATA

Exiftool is a convenient command line tool, which allows to change meta data of media files, like photos and pictures. You can download it here . CLEARING IPTC/EXIF METADATA IN ALL EXISTING FILES c:\exiftool.exe -overwrite_original -all= C:\PATH-TO-YOUR_FOLDER exit CHANGING/OVERWRITING TAG METADATA IN APPOINTED FOLDER c:\exiftool.exe -overwrite_original -XMP-iptcCore:CreatorWorkEmail="YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS" -XMP-iptcCore:CreatorWorkURL="YOUR WEBSITE" -artist="YOUR NAME" -copyright="YOUR COPYRIGHT" -Credit="YOUR NAME" -Source="YOUR NAME" -sep ", " -keywords="background, backdrop, postcard, design, element, wallpaper, dramatic, concept, decoration, scene, vivid, vibrant, travel, trip" C:\FOLDER-TO-PROCESS exit Imagery by spacedrone808
TORTURE PROCEDURE ▀ CONNECTING HP1102W PRINTER TO WIRELESS NETWORK

TORTURE PROCEDURE ▀ CONNECTING HP1102W PRINTER TO WIRELESS NETWORK

FAQ ver 0.1b ▓ PREFACE This comprehensive guide will be handy for those of you who can’t figure out why hp printer is not detected by windows using usb connection and for those of you who are asking himself/herself “why do i need to do usb plug to setup device for wireless work?” hp is notoriously known in terms of really s#cky printer drivers. During all my career of system administrator i’ve constantly ran into driver related problems with hp devices.
HOW TO RUN AFFINITY PHOTO USING CLASSIC WINDOWS 7 INTERFACE WITHOUT AERO ENABLED

HOW TO RUN AFFINITY PHOTO USING CLASSIC WINDOWS 7 INTERFACE WITHOUT AERO ENABLED

By default software forbids execution when you are using classic desktop and aero is not enabled. However, there is a nice workaround. By adding –no-dwm-warning switch to starting shortcut you can avoid internal restriction. "C:\Program Files\Affinity\Photo\Photo.exe" --no-dwm-warning NOTE: with some graphical drivers you may experience visual artifacts and not precise image rendering. Imagery by spacedrone808
CORRECT BIOS SETTINGS TO INSTALL WINDOWS 7

CORRECT BIOS SETTINGS TO INSTALL WINDOWS 7

▒ HARDWARE Motherboard: Gigabyte X570 Aorus Ultra BIOS: F34 [F35b breaks compatibility with Windows 7] I think that guide will be useful due to nightmarish non-ergonomic structure of Gigabyte’s BIOS menus. ▒ UEFI vs MBR Windows 7 supports UEFI only partially, there is no native handling of this modern tech. I don’t see any reason to use UEFI, only if you want to boot from drive which is larger than 2TB.
SONY XZ1 COMPACT ▀ STRIPPING DOWN BLOATWARE + SOME PRIVACY TWEAKS

SONY XZ1 COMPACT ▀ STRIPPING DOWN BLOATWARE + SOME PRIVACY TWEAKS

v0.88b: please contact me if you find errors or inaccuracies. In this guide i will quickly show my system configuration tweaked for privacy. I’m using essential stuff like 4G/WiFi & BT. Additional pleasantries are blocked. █ ANDROID 8: OS WITH MINIMAL TELEMETRY Operating System: Android 8.0 [Android 8.1 ain’t good, coz it brought support of neural networks to do effective data mining] Security patch: 1st September 2018 FW Version: 47.
HOW CODEBERG COMMUNITY HELPED ME TO RESTORE MY REPO

HOW CODEBERG COMMUNITY HELPED ME TO RESTORE MY REPO

Today, I’ve accidentally deleted local .git index folder of my blog repository, because of this I was not able to submit new content. Tried to restore files by File Scavenger, but it was too late because I was in the middle of active file operations and .git folder was erased without any chance of returning it back to drive. I’ve tried to recreate index by means of: git init But Git-Bash-console threw me an error:
IMPROVING FIREFOX PRIVACY & SECURITY ▀ TWEAKS [PART II]

IMPROVING FIREFOX PRIVACY & SECURITY ▀ TWEAKS [PART II]

IMPROVING FIREFOX PRIVACY & SECURITY FIREFOX ADDONS [Part I] Finally I’ve managed to finish this part of the FAQ. Note is a loooong-read, so mistakes can occur » please report them to me . One of the most distinctive features of FireFox was customization. With each new version it becomes less customizable, thanks to marketing people at mozilla corp. They do everything to make Firefox look like google chrome. I stopped using plain FireFox @ version 80.
USEFUL SIMPLE BATCH FILES WHICH I USE ON DAILY BASIS

USEFUL SIMPLE BATCH FILES WHICH I USE ON DAILY BASIS

Batch files tested under Windows 7. SHUTDOWN PUTER shutdown /p /f REBOOT PUTER shutdown /r /f /t 0 RESTART AUDIO SERVICE net stop "AudioSrv" net start "AudioSrv" DISABLE HIBERNATE powercfg -h off DISABLE/ENABLE LAN INTERFACES netsh interface set interface name="Local Area Connection" admin=disabled netsh interface set interface name="Local Area Connection" admin=enabled Where: Local Area Connection ◄ the name of your network connection TERMINATE FROZEN APPLICATIONS taskkill /F /IM vegas180.exe wmic process where name="vegas180.
LATEST SOFTWARE FOR CLASSIC WINDOWS 98SE/2000/XP/7

LATEST SOFTWARE FOR CLASSIC WINDOWS 98SE/2000/XP/7

Some really quick software lists with information on which version of application is a last one to run on Windows 98/2000/XP/7. Windows 98SE Gold Windows 98SE KeX Windows 2000 SP4 Windows XP SP3 As for Windows 7 SP2 ESU i maintain my personal list of trusted’n’latest software . Coz Seven is my daily driver system. So Windws 7 list will be constantly updated! Don’t forget about my dedicated WINDOWS 98/2000/XP/7 support page Imagery by spacedrone808
ROBOCOPY FOR MOVING MEDIA FILES FROM CAMERA, WHICH WERE TAKEN COUPLE OF DAYS AGO

ROBOCOPY FOR MOVING MEDIA FILES FROM CAMERA, WHICH WERE TAKEN COUPLE OF DAYS AGO

For example pretend that we would like to move all files from SD-card of the camera, which were created in last 5 days to local hard drive or ssd. We should point out original location, then destination, affected files and commmand parameters. It would be something like this: Robocopy I:\DCIM\100OLYMP C:\Users\User\Desktop\FRESH\ *.JPG *.ORF *.MOV *.AVI /E /MOV /MAXAGE:5 /E – copy sub-folders, including empty ones /MOV – move files instead of copying /MAXAGE:5 – exclude files, which are aged more than 5 days
HOW TO GET RID OF ANNOYING NIK COLLECTION UPDATE NOTIFICATION

HOW TO GET RID OF ANNOYING NIK COLLECTION UPDATE NOTIFICATION

Nik Collection is a great graphical effects plugin pack to work with your favorite raster editor [mine is Affinity Photo in case you are interested]. Everything is fine, except annoying update popup, which is opening right after every plugin initialization. Such stuff completely breaks workflow if you don’t want to update for some reason. And there is no way to turn it off from GUI using normal methods. However, you can shut update checks off from configuration file, which is located here:
MODERN BLENDER, WINDOWS 7 ERA IS NOT ENDED, YET

MODERN BLENDER, WINDOWS 7 ERA IS NOT ENDED, YET

UPDATED ON: 2021-12-04 ► Added info on 2.93.7 LTS & 3.0 Final As we all know that last official Blender build to support Windows 7 is 2.92. Next version requires Python 3.9.x, which is not an option for Windows 7. However, there is a possibility to run new 2.93 version via DLL HACK , which could be applied even to the newest 2.93.5 LTS branch. Patch consists of DLL library “api-ms-win-core-path-l1-1-0”.
TRUSTED SOFTWARE FOR WINDOWS 7 [MEGA-LIST]

TRUSTED SOFTWARE FOR WINDOWS 7 [MEGA-LIST]

UPDATED ON: 2022-05-20 NOTE: list will be updated in the future. Also i’ll do my best to provide last Windows 7 compatible version of software. Contact me for suggestions and error reports . List of essential software needed for smooth and hassle free system performance. I use these applications on a daily basis. Selection is really private, but nevertheless of this fact I want to share my knowledge with you.

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