Quick Way to add Apple Store Gift Cards to your iPhone’s Wallet

The below inclusive script will help you quickly generate a QR code so that your phone can scan.   This is no magic here.  Apple uses the simple URL to add a gift card to your phone’s wallet.  The syntax is below https://storepass.apple.com/pc/v1/card/9999999999999/AAAAAAAAAAAA 9999999999999 is the card number AAAAAAAAAAAA is…

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Hard Reboot/DFU Mode/Recovery Mode on iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus

HARD REBOOT Force Reboot: forcing the device to restart in order to correct glitches or if device gets stuck. Basically the same thing as unplugging the power. Press and release VOLUME UP button Press and release VOLUME DOWN button Press and hold SLEEP/WAKE button until the screen goes black then…

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Mac Cheatsheets

Schedule a sleep/wake/shutdown/restart/poweron/wakeorpoweron M = Monday T = Tuesday W = Wednesday R = Thursday F = Friday S = Saturday U = Sunday sudo pmset shutdown “01/01/2017 05:00:00” sudo pmset repeat restart MTWRFSU 01:00:00 All schedules are stored in the following file /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/com.apple.AutoWake.plist CPU Throttling # To turn off…

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Exchange: Delete Emails with Search Terms

If you need to delete emails through the Exchange shell, you try to the following command.  This command will delete any email that is older than January 1st, 2015. search-mailbox -id user1 -SearchQuery “Received < 01/01/2015” -DeleteContent -Force If you want to make a copy of the deleted emails, you…

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Exchange: Cleanup Recoverable Emails

If you want to clean up the recoverable email (or dumpster, recovery folder, recycle bin), you can run the following script to clean up that folder.  The following command will make a copy of the emails in dumpster to the target mailbox. Search-Mailbox -Identity test -SearchDumpsterOnly -TargetMailbox “Discovery Search Mailbox”…

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Linux/Ubuntu Cheatsheets

APT-GET COMMAND sudo apt-get install program-name SERVICE COMMAND sudo service service_name status sudo service service_name stop sudo service service_name start INTERFACE CONFIGURATION FILES sudo vi /etc/network/interfaces RESTART NETWORK SERVICE sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart SOFTWARE SHOULD BE INSTALLED sudo apt-get install openssh-server DETECT NETWORK CARD sudo sudo lshw -C network ifconfig -a…

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