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Build A Killer Windows Home Server From Scratch

Build A Killer Windows Home Server From Scratch

Windows Home Server is a fairly easy way to start streaming net content and sharing files between home computers. Maximum PC details the building, installation, and management of a pretty serious Home Server setup, from the ground up.

Turn an Ubuntu/Debian System Into an IMAP Mail Server

Just because your email account doesn’t offer IMAP access doesn’t mean you have to put up with reading and deleting the same messages ad nauseum. Web how-to site Webmonkey offers a detailed rundown on setting up the free Dovecot server on your system to pull in any kind of mail…

Set Up a Web-Based Desktop with EyeOS

Set Up a Web-Based Desktop with EyeOS

When you’re at a computer that’s missing a vital file or application, like an office workstation that’s locked down, a friend’s system or coffee shop computer, you can still get to a desktop that contains your essentials—on the web. A “webtop” is a virtual desktop that you access using only…