FiOS G1100 Gateway Bridge Mode

This document describes how to configure a Verizon FiOS G1100 to act in bridge mode. This mode deactivates some cable television features, but it allows another router to obtain an IP address directly from Verizon. Other users have documented these steps in publications such as DSL Reports.

Login to the G1100 from a computer which is directly connected to one of the G1100’s LAN ports.

Select Wireless Settings→Basic Security Settings, and turn off 2.4 Ghz and 5 GHz wireless. Click Apply.

Change a Master Boot Record Disk into a GUID Partition Table Disk

Based on original article located here:

Master boot record (MBR) disks use the standard BIOS partition table. GUID partition table (GPT) disks use unified extensible firmware interface (UEFI). One advantage of GPT disks is that you can have more than four partitions on each disk. GPT is also required for disks larger than 2 terabytes.

Fix Windows 10 Unsupported Disk Layout UEFI Error

Based on the original article here:

A common problem that Windows users have encountered when trying to update Windows 10 is the “Unsupported Disk Layout for UEFI Firmware” error. This error basically means that the partition structure of your hard drive is not supported by the version of Windows 10 that you want to upgrade to.

Enabling A Primary AD FS Server in Azure for Office365 Single Sign-On

  Step-By-Step: Enabling A Primary AD FS Server in Azure for Office365 Single Sign-On

avatar of mvp-kelsey-eppsMVP Kelsey EppsSeptember 10, 20141

This Step-By-Step will provide instruction to setup a primary AD FS 3.0 server on a Windows Server 2012 R2 virtual machine in Azure.  This post will accomplish the following:

Create the Azure Cloud Service

Build the Azure virtual machine

Install the AD FS 3.0 role

Configure AD FS 3.0

Federate with Office365

Encrypted Secure Email in Office 365

So you’ve rolled out email, yay! But have you enabled your users to send secure encrypted email?  It is a very underused feature among small- and medium-sized businesses.  This makes me kind of sad because every business sends some personal data that should be protected. Quotes, bids, specifications, drawings, credit card information, health questions, benefits, or employment information, if sent via email should be sent in a secure manner.

Removal of VeriSoft Access Manager Manually - Windows 10 Update Fail

What is VeriSoft Access Manager?  (from Bioscrypt)
This package contains the Bioscrypt VeriSoft Access Manager software and a driver for the supported notebook models and operating systems. Bioscrypt VeriSoft Access Manager is a fingerprint reader application. This package provides the software to configure and manage the fingerprint reader and driver.

How to permit YouTube videos and other videos to play through a Watchguard WebBlocker proxy

To fix this, do the following:

Log into the Watchguard Firewall
Presuming you have already setup a Firewall proxy and are using the WebBlocker to filter content…
Go to Firewall->Proxy Actions, and EDIT the current proxy you have custom defined.
ADD a new action, (ALLOW OR AV SCAN), Pattern match, video/*

Click [Save]

Retry playing your video (you may need to close out of your web browser and open it, and try another video, but this should solve the YouTube and other streaming video issues).


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