Pi-hole is a DNS sinkhole, it blocks adverts and tracking sites at a domain level, and works across your entire network to protect all your devices. Read to find out How to Install Pi-Hole on a Synology NAS with Docker
A quick how to guide for editing files in Unix using VI
This post shows you how to use your Torrent client of choice with OpenVPN inside a docker container.
This post explains how you can establish a OpenVPN connection on a Synology NAS - updated for DSM 5.0
The home movie theatre experience is nothing without automated lighting. This post explains how to automate the lights in your TV room using a script for Kodi.
The home movie theater experience is nothing without automated lighting. This post explains how to automate the lights in your TV room using a script for Plex. The script integrates Plex with your Philips Hue smart bulbs, so that you never have to manually adjust the lights again when watching a film. The lights can … Continue reading How to: Control Lighting with Philips Hue and Plex
This is a post from tvaddons.co, which i wanted to share with my readers since i have spent the last two days reliving my childhood, playing some awesome retro games and soaking up the nostalgia, having a thoroughly wonderful time (Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Mortal Kombat, Mario). I intend to create some future content on … Continue reading How to: Play Retro Video Games on Kodi (Nintendo, Sega, Atari and More)
How can I stream music from a MusicCast device to my Bluetooth headphones or speakers? Having recently purchased a pair of Sennheiser Momentum 2.0's to keep the neighbours happy i thought it worthwhile documenting my experience trying to pair them with my Yamaha RN402D stereo amp. This should of been easy, but i tell you it … Continue reading How to: Connect a Bluetooth headset to Yamaha MusicCast system
The following tutorial describes in simple steps the process to upgrade your ESXi 5.x hypervisor to version 6.0. In my case i was running ESXi 5.1 on a HP Proliant N54l microserver. We will be using SSH and the command line to perform the update. It's a very simple process but you need to ensure … Continue reading How to: Upgrade ESXi 5.x to ESXi 6.0 (and enable Web Management Interface)
The following tutorial describes in simple steps the process to install the HDHomeRun DVR record engine on a Synology NAS. NAS Requirements: * x86 or ARM based CPU * 256MB RAM minimum * Must be running Linux * SSH access Step 1. Purchase a compatible HDHomeRun digital tuner. For terrestrial broadcast you need either a Connect/2 … Continue reading How to: Install HDHomeRun DVR on a Synology NAS