Archive for May, 2009

Windows Media Encoder – loss of conection

Saturday, May 23rd, 2009

When using WME (look at the title) common problem is that out-of the box application doesn’t handle connection problems when using PUSH method. air max pas cher We adressed that problem with VideoPhill Recorder and made so it reconnects automatically every time connection is lost. ray ban femme pas cher So you won’t lose any effort for reconnecting to the server mannually if your connection is shaky.

So, Asics Pas Cher if you have VideoPhill Recorder, nike goedkoop and want to do streaming from the same computer,

Bitrate Calculator

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

In contact with customers, or prospective customers, hard drive capacity questions are most common ones. new balance Chaussures To that effect, I prepared two tools: one being PDF file with various bit rates, days, and hard drive spaces, and other being this little calculator that you can use on-line to help yourself see what hard drive you need.

One comment though: manufacturers of hard drives usualy have 1000 where should be 1024. new balance femme blanche 996 That means that 1G is bytes for the manufacturer, and in reality it is 1.073.741.824 bytes. Kopen Nike Air Max 2017 Goedkoop So, after making a calculation with tool below, please add 7.3% to the hard drive space calculated.

Please note: you should enter all values EXCEPT the one marked with radio button. nike air max That values will be calculated when you press ‘calculate’ button.

Here is the table: hard-disk-bitrate

Calculator below can be used to calculate all combinations of values – for example, if you have fixed hard drive space, and fixed days that you need to record, you can use it to estimate bitrate you should use. Under Armour CurryPas Cher Just click on the radio button left of bitrate field, and fill all of the remaining fields. air max soldes On the other hand, if you need to fix your bitrate, and you have disks of fixed capacity, and want to see how many days of recording that will come to, just click on radio button left of days field, fill in rest of the stuff and click calculate.

When experimenting with various drives/bitrates/days etc. you can make yourself a table of values for comparation.

Windows Services to Kill

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

VideoPhill Recorder is a dedicated software, and it should have it’s own machine. Nike Air Max 90 Pas Cher Pour Homme So, bare Windows XP, all the updates, all the right drivers, and that’s it. baskets ASICS By default, if you open Services in Computer Management, you’ll see that many of them are started, and they also have start-up type set to Automatic. Nike Air Max 1 Heren Which means they start with Windows, regardless of their usage. They eat memory, and some of them eat CPU and other resources. lunette de soleil ray ban So I went further and compiled a list of services that VideoPhill users could and should kill, thus freeing about 400MB memory when system is running. cheap adidas uk Other Windows XP user could do the same, but maybe to lesser extent.

Here’s the list:

  • Automatic Updates
  • Cryptographic Services
  • Distributed Link Tracking Client
  • Error Reporting Service
  • IPSEC Services
  • Net Logon
  • Print Spooler
  • Protected Storage
  • Remote Registry
  • Secondary Logon
  • Security Center
  • System Restore Service
  • Task Scheduler (if not used)
  • Themes
  • WebClient
  • Windows Firewall/Internet Connection Sharing (ICS)
  • Wireless Zero Configuration (if you don’t use WLAN)

I also plan to make a script, batch file that will make all the services have start-up type = manual.

Idea overload

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

The main thing in the (business) world is to have an idea. Or maybe you should have The Idea. That is what people with ideas think. Mostly they wait for the ideas to spring to life all by themselves.

But what when there are many ideas. And all of them are like beautiful fruits hanging somewhere in the sky. Adidas 2017 Goedkoop So you push one of them, give it a nudge, maybe it’ll ripe and fall.

Enough with the metaphor, and back to the real stuff. I needed an idea about ideas. So called meta-idea. Kanken 16L I needed a way to nurture my ideas and allow new one to come. Nike Air Max 2016 Heren I needed

If you know what to do, and how you could do it, but don’t have time on your hands, outsource it. mochilas kanken Every accomplished manager will tell you that. Some rich guy said it like this: “You cannot get rich by being smart, you can get rich by employing smart people”.

Some will say that in order to outsource something, you have to have some money. No body will work for no money. How to solve that? Build a prototype. Use your power of speech to find a sponsor. and as a consequence paperwork web-based smart essay writers or even media web-based

href=””>air max pas cher Be a conduit and try to add value between two parties. That is what I am think I am doing right now.

Some examples: currently my partners on RAC come from Ukraine, Macedonia and Russian Federation. In recent endeavours, I had great experience with people from Argentina, France and of course Croatia.