How to recover your (obviously) dead Lumia or HTC Windows Phone

Sometimes mobile phones don’t work as expected and sometimes, they don’t work at all. Today, my Nokia Lumia 1520 decided not to boot up! It even denied to load the battery, all I’ve seen was the black screen. What a good start for the day. First web search brought information concerning different methods, to “revive” a dead […]

Setup your Raspberry Pi with Windows 10 IoT in a Hyper-V or physical environment

Recently, Microsoft has announced and released Windows 10 for Devices, called IoT. To download the current Version of Windows 10 IoT for Rasperry Pi you have to sign up for Microsoft Connect and more. Follow the steps below, to setup your Pi. In general you will need a physical device, which is running a Windows 10 preview build, but in this post I describe you a way, to setup your SD card as a physical hard drive to be able to do it in a Hyper-V environment.

Attach a (micro) SD card via USB card reader as physical hard-drive in Windows 8

The idea behind this article is to simulate a physical harddrive by changing the driver of the connected USB-card reader device, which is running the mounted SD-card drive. Attention: This is only for development or experimental environments and should not be used as a productive solution. Waht you need: An USB card reader device A […]