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Recover a Bricked Uconnect 8.4 after failed update

Recovering a Bricked Uconnect 8.4 after failed update. While attempting to install Uconnect Software Update "SIRI UPDATE FOR UCONNECT® 8.4A_RA3_16.13.13_MY13_&_M14" via a USB flash drive, I encountered the error "Sierra Wireless: bolo file install failed". The update process went smoothly up until Unit number 10 of 11. At step 10, Unit Name: Embedded Air Card, …

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Find Large Files in Linux

In the following simple solution, I cover how to Find Large files in Linux. This process was tested from a running Ubuntu Linux environment. It's good to know which files are taking up the most space as disk space fills up. It's often necessary to locate largest files when you start running out of disk …

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Garmin Fenix 3 HR Sapphire Edition

Garmin Fenix 3 HR Review

My Garmin Fenix 3 HR Review:  In my quest for the perfect fitness watch, I recently came across the Garmin Fenix 3 Sapphire Edition. This model comes with a built in heart rate sensor and also ships bundled with a heart rate strap.

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Disable Chrome Cache

How to Disable Chrome Cache – Google Chrome Web Browser. There are often several reasons a person might want to prevent their Chrome Web Browser from Caching pages visited on the internet. One might assume "Disabling Cache" to be an easy option to find and set in Chrome. But currently the only setting to disable …

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Mailto Links Not Working

Mailto links not working from Chrome on Windows 10. I recently encountered an issue where all mailto links listed on websites were not working or opening in Chrome or Firefox browsers. The operating system was Windows 10 and email client was Windows Live Mail. As it turns out, the mailto association was incorrect so Chrome, …

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