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TechTalk : Rockwell PLC Battery Models

This article is for reference for anyone who is looking to replace or get a new PLC batter for any Rockwell PLC. This is just a reference and I got the information from Rockwell website therefore I don’t take any credit for this document. Also the tables are from Rockwell document. I seen the Rockwell Read more about TechTalk : Rockwell PLC Battery Models[…]

Tech Talk : Acronis Tip 001 – Unable to connect to ‘localhost’

If you get this error message (see image below), make sure that all your Acronis services are started. Step below outlines how to check and start the Acronis services. 1) Click on Start->Run and type in services.msc. Alternatively, you can press the Windows button on the keyboard and press R to access the “Run” window. Read more about Tech Talk : Acronis Tip 001 – Unable to connect to ‘localhost’[…]

Tech Talk : Google – Google Map As An Image

We all have used Google Map in our everyday life dealings to find address, driving distance, calendar reminder and so on. There are also been introduction to Google API that allows developers to intertwine their application with wonders of Google maps such as the company map in your corporate website, truck management system, pet location Read more about Tech Talk : Google – Google Map As An Image[…]

TechTalk – FactoryLink : DBLog, Database and Troubleshooting

When you check your Run-time Manager, the DBLog Task button has a red background with the following error message. You check your database tables in the Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and some database tables are populating and some are not. Your disk space is enough and you know you a large RAM. Checking your Read more about TechTalk – FactoryLink : DBLog, Database and Troubleshooting[…]

Tech Talk : PowerPoint – Faded Image Watermark

I am required to put together PowerPoint on regular basis however, the only graphics tools I have in my arsenal is Paint and GIMP. Don’t get me wrong, GIMP does most of the things Photoshop does but sometime, it is faster and more efficient if PowerPoint has some in built tool to manipulate graphics. That’s Read more about Tech Talk : PowerPoint – Faded Image Watermark[…]

Tech Talk : Batch – Date/Time Stamp With WMIC

How many of us programmers have always wanted a quick one or two liner code to get you a nicely formatted date time stamp which we wanted to use in our file naming format, log file entry tracking, etc. Well you have come to the right spot my friend. I had a similar need… like Read more about Tech Talk : Batch – Date/Time Stamp With WMIC[…]

TechTalk – Electronics : Pull Up Resistors, Pull Down Resistors

Straight off of Ardunio’s web page (see reference below)…. ‘Just because you have nothing at all connected to an input pin doesn’t mean it is a logical zero.’ Pull-up resistors are installed in an electronic circuits to ensure that inputs to board settles at expected logic levels (one or zero) if external devices are disconnected Read more about TechTalk – Electronics : Pull Up Resistors, Pull Down Resistors[…]

Tech Talk : GIMP – How to Remove Objects And People From Photo

Introduction Photobomb…. If you are giving one, its great times. However, if you are receiving one, bummer. So, how do you remove the idiocracy act of kindness? This article will show you just how. I am using a simpler image/photo (of a mug) so that I can explain it better. Lets get started. 1) Open Read more about Tech Talk : GIMP – How to Remove Objects And People From Photo[…]

Tech Talk : Handbrake – Flip Video (Mirror)

I recently found some article that that captures how to flip a video. Check it out. 1) Open you video source 2) Selection the destination 3) Click on “Video” tab. 4) Enter “, –rotate=2” in the “Extra Options” textbox. 5) Click on “Start” (green play button) to start converting. A few more pointer to know Read more about Tech Talk : Handbrake – Flip Video (Mirror)[…]

Tech Talk : Unity & XCode – Parse error

I have been working with unity using Windows platform. Works very well in developing apk files for Android through Windows but to develop Apple app…. not so much. You will either need an Apple Developer ID (host in Apple App Store) or use an independent XCode programming tool to load the Unity app. Btw it Read more about Tech Talk : Unity & XCode – Parse error[…]