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How To Install Panasonic DP-2330 Drivers And Printer On Windows 7 64-Bit

A client of mine purchased a new laptop running Windows 7 64-Bit OS and needed to have the Panasonic DP-2330 printer they have at his office installed for use. Panasonic has only released beta Windows 7 64-Bit and Windows 7 32-Bit drivers for the Panasonic DP-2330 printer. Even though the drivers are beta they are working without issue after install. Follow the directions below to download the drivers and install them on your Windows 7 computer.

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Viewing TCP/IP payload in Wireshark

When using the network protocol analyzer Wireshark, if you’re specifically looking for the payload, look for the [PSH, ACK] tag in the “Info” column.  Once you click on the row with that tag, you will see the “Data” node in the packet window as shown in the attached window.

Wireshark TCP data

Wireshark TCP data

The other tags ([ACK], [SYN], [FIN,ACK]) shown in the “Info” column are TCP control packets and do not include any data/payload. They are used for handshaking.

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Linux, Windows System Administration From An iPod Touch

Its fairly easy to get away from your computer these days without really having to worry about a server you are supposed to monitor dropping and being stuck in traffic trying to get back to the house to resolve the issue. Now you can do all of your initial troubleshooting on the way home and most of the time resolve the issue without even having to start towards your house or office!

The iPod Touch 2nd Generation is absolutely amazing and getting better by the day with all of the new applications that coontinue to be released. Below I will list and explain briefly various applications that can be purchased or obtained for free through iTunes.

iPod Touch - Systems Administrator Setup

10 Best iPod Touch Applications for IT Consultants and System Administrators: