How to use Remote Desktop Connection (RDC)

I travel about once every month and my primary computer is a tower sitting under my desk. For the longest time, I accessed my email directly from my laptop on the road and tried to make sure I copied every file I might need from my home network to my laptop. The rub in this system is […]

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FAA mandates plastic pilot certificates by 2010

Still hanging onto your paper pilot certificate? You’ll need to upgrade to a plastic pilot certificate by March 31, 2010. The FAA released its final rule on Feb. 28, announcing the required switch to the certificate it deems is more counterfeit resistant. When the FAA proposed this mandate in 2005, AOPA members overwhelmingly supported the […]

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My Windows Home Server Experience

I have wanted to redo my home server now for a long while. It’s nothing fancy really, just a old Pentium 4 Dell box that was given to me a couple of years ago for doing some computer work on the side. The only upgrades I have made to it was slapping in a 300GB […]

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