Outdoor Technologist

Technologist who loves the outdoors

Zebra Scanner – Turn off the Beep – via Barcode!

I just got this handy scanner to make my life easier! https://www.amazon.com/DS4208-SR-Handheld-Omnidirectional-Barcode-Scanner/dp/B00MMXO9WI/ Had I known I’d known that there is a white/medical one I’d have ordered it… because I work in the Med device world! https://www.amazon.com/Zebra-Technologies-Corporation-Symbol-Reader/dp/B012XYPVJA/     Now that I’ve set this time saver up in my cube I’ve learned that… it beeps! 🙁…

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Visual Basic

Reference to move Row from one Excel tab to another https://www.extendoffice.com/documents/excel/3723-excel-move-row-to-another-sheet-based-on-cell-value.html#a1  

iOS features that I’ve wanted AND weren’t obvious to me

Reopen closed Tabs in Safari? If you press and hold the plus icon that typically adds windows, you get a list of recently closed windows . SOURCE: http://nypost.com/2016/09/22/these-secret-iphone-features-will-make-your-life-so-much-easier/

Outlook Settings

Tasks   Reminder times: I try to use tasks to be organized, but the alert is typically at the end of my work day and that is annoying, so I figured out that I can set a default for tomorrow at the beginning of my work day by following this link: https://www.extendoffice.com/documents/outlook/2357-outlook-change-default-follow-up-time.html

Word Functions I sometimes use

Cross – references https://cybertext.wordpress.com/2014/08/08/word-assigning-automated-cross-references/ Auto replace text https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Choose-AutoCorrect-options-for-capitalization-spelling-and-symbols-e7433b94-f3de-4532-9dc8-b29063a96e1f Remove watermark https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Remove-a-watermark-636cc588-489d-46c4-a03f-07f3f4820029

WiFi to Ethernet Bridging

We just moved to a new home and my network is splintered again; however, I donated my semi-reliable DAP-1522 during our last move so I needed another solution. Before I explain how I bridge, I’ll explain why I want to bridge my WiFi to an ethernet switch…   I have a few computers that I…

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Solidworks Commands

Background change: SOLIDWORKS: How To Change Your Background Appearance OR https://forum.solidworks.com/thread/89072

Raspberry Pi 3 Setup – WiFi using command line

Steps I used to set up my Raspberry Pi 3 To flash OS: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/windows.md Follow directions without modifications NOTE: Raspberry Pi devices typically do NOT come with an SD card! Command Line WiFi I tried to do this: https://www.maker.io/en/blogs/raspberry-pi-3-how-to-configure-wi-fi-and-bluetooth/03fcd2a252914350938d8c5471cf3b63 Which is simply typing this command sudo iwlist wlan0 scan BUT I have too many WiFi…

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Python Commands

System version: Import sys sys.version_info Modules installed help(“modules”) ipython version: import IPython IPython.__version__   CygWin Local Drive change: cd /cygdrive/d OR cd d:/ Source: http://magicmonster.com/kb/app/cygwin/change_drive.html  

Links for Outlook Task management using OneNote

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/turn-outlook-project-management-tool-onenote-integration/ https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Create-Outlook-tasks-in-OneNote-19725ff3-0234-495d-9838-fb1f511e924f  

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