If you find lots of 404 errors for browserconfig.xml files in your log files then this little trick might help. Since Windows 8 Microsofts IE requests this file from the site root to configure the desktop tiles in Windows 8.
Since Amazon started offering EBS instances the classic instance-store images have gotten little love. But when you want to spawn lots and lots of instances a simple instance-store AMI is more flexible and cheaper.
The following steps let you create an instance-store AMI from a running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS instance.
Google Chrome on Mac OS X does not use the printer defaults set in the system.
To set the defaults for the Chrome print interface, for example to set the default color mode to black and white / grayscale, follow these steps:
When working on network drives with Mac OS X every Mac user will by default create .DS_Store files. Those files are used by OS X to store custom attributes like icon positions. For more info on .DS_Store files read this article.