Windows 7 can't install from Kingston USB stick

I recently discovered that it's impossible to install Windows 7 from a Kingston USB stick. It turns out this is a known problem with Kingston DataTravel sticks. I had this problem while installing Windows 7 Pro on an old Panasonic Toughbook CF-31. It's not obvious that you can't install from these USB sticks, since you can boot into the Windows »

Trouble with Scrivener on Windows 7

I've had a problem running Scrivener on my work computer with Windows 7 since I got the computer last year. Today I finally decided to see if I could fix it. The fix was easier than I thought. Over at the Knowledge Base for Scrivener I found the post Fixing "Not Responding" with Compatibility Settings which solved my problem. I'm »

Resetting corrupt "always available offline" database

For my work computer I keep a Outlook Data File (.pst), as a place to backup email. I keep the pst-file on my network share, which ensure that it's backed up. Recently I've experienced trouble with this solution when I've disconnected from the network while Outlook is running. I end up with a corrupt Offline Files Database which fail when »

Happy with Ghost as my blogging platform

Today I finally found the time to go back to my blog, it's been a busy week and a half. One of the first things I usually do is to log on to Ghost's Slack to see if there has been any activity. Today was no different and I was again happily surprised when browsing through the backlog in the »

Getting Ghost up and running on Mac OS X

I figured it would be nice to have Ghost up and running locally on my machine if I'm to mess around with themes. So today I installed Node.js, cloned Ghost from GitHub and got it all working. I followed the instructions from https://github.com/TryGhost/Ghost#developer-install-from-git with a few tweaks. You need to run the npm install »

I'm not using Discourse for blog comments

After reading more about using Discourse for comments I've realised that it's not a good fit for me. There is a solution for Discourse where you can get X number of the best replies shown under a blog post or article. But you will not have a "leave a comment" area under the blog post, the reader will have to »