iOS 9.0.1 Update Released

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Apple have now released another update to their iOS software taking it up to version 9.0.1.

The official bug fix list states that this update fixes the following:

  • Fixes an issue where some users could not complete setup assistant after updating
  • Fixes an issue where sometimes alarms and timers could fail to play
  • Fixes an issue in Safari and Photos when pausing video could cause the paused frame to appear distorted
  • Fixes an issue where some users with a custom APN setup via a profile would lose mobile data
All you need to do to run the update is to go into your Settings, click General and then click Software Update.

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Shoretel Account Viewer v1.0 Released

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We are pleased to announce a new utility custom built by us called Shoretel Account Viewer. Shoretel Account Viewer is a small installable utility that allows you to connect to your Shoretel systems MySQL database and return information on any users account within that environment. This is an essential tool for any Shoretel administrator as … Read more

FIFA 16 Cheapest Deals in the UK

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With the release of Fifa 16 you will be looking for a great deal to purchase it. The average price seems to be a lot more than previous releases so below is a guide on where to get the cheapest deals in the UK.

Xbox 360

ZavviFIFA 16 Xbox 360, £36.99 and free UK delivery

365 GamesFIFA 16 Xbox 360, £36.99 and free UK delivery

Toys R UsXbox 360 FIFA 16, £39.99 and free UK delivery

TescoFIFA 16 Xbox 360, £40 and free next day click and collect

GAMEFIFA 16 Xbox 360, £41.99, and free UK delivery

MorrisonsFIFA 16 Xbox 360, £41, UK delivery from £1

Xbox One

Toys R UsXbox One FIFA 16, £40.99 and free UK delivery

MorrisonsFIFA 16 Xbox One, £42, UK delivery from £1

AmazonFIFA 16 (Xbox One), £42, and free UK delivery

TescoFIFA 16 Xbox One, £42 and free next day click and collect

CurrysFIFA 16 for Xbox One, £42 and free click and collect

ZavviFIFA 16 Xbox One, £42.99 and free delivery

GAMEFIFA 16 Xbox One, £44.99, and free UK delivery

ArgosFIFA 16 Xbox One, £45.99 and free UK delivery

PS3

Toys R UsPS3 FIFA 16, £39.99 and free UK delivery

TescoFIFA 16 PS3, £40 and free UK delivery + free next day click and collect

GAMEFIFA 16 PS3, £41.99, and free UK delivery

ArgosFIFA 16 PS3, £44.99 and free UK delivery

MorrisonsFIFA 16 PS3, £41, UK delivery from £1

PS4

Toys R UsPS4 FIFA 16, £40.99 and free UK delivery

CurrysFIFA 16 – for PS4, £42 and free UK delivery

TescoFIFA 16 PS4, £42 and free UK delivery + free next day click and collect

MorrisonsFIFA 16 PS4, £42, UK delivery from £1

365 Games: FIFA 16 Game PS4, £42.99 and free UK delivery

GAMEFIFA 16 PS4, £44.99, and free UK delivery

ArgosFIFA 16 PS4, £45.99 and free UK delivery

Deluxe and Super Deluxe editions

TescoFifa 16 Deluxe Edition PS3, £52 and free UK delivery + free next day click and collect

AmazonFIFA 16 Deluxe Edition (PS3), £58.92 and free UK delivery

365 GamesFIFA 16 Deluxe Edition Game PS4, £54.99 and free UK delivery

ZavviFIFA 16 – Deluxe Edition Xbox One, £64.99 and free UK delivery

GAMEFIFA 16 Super Deluxe Edition, £79.99 and free UK delivery

Notepad++ v6.8.3 MSI Installer Released

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The best notepad utility available, Notepad++ has recently released a new update taking it up to version 6.8.3.

We have now created an MSI installer for this new version and you can now download it from our microsite by clicking the download button below:

DOWNLOAD

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FileZilla FTP Client MSI Installer v3.14.0.0 Released

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With the new FileZilla FTP Client release to v3.14.0.0 we have now created the MSI installer for it and added to our FileZilla microsite.

This is the standalone version that has been repackaged by us into an MSI installer. This means that you can use this for deployment with ConfigMgr, WDS, Group Policy and MDT amongst other systems.

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INSTRUCTIONS

If you want to distribute FileZilla as a silent install, then you can use the code as below:

WDS or Group Policy

FileZilla FTP Client v3.13.1.msi /q /norestart

Configuration Manager

msiexec /i “FileZilla FTP Client v3.13.1.msi” /q /norestart

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Skype 7.11 Released – MSI Download Link & Silent Install Instructions

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Skype version 7.11 has now been released and if you would like to either add this to your Configuration Manager Software Catalog or even have it available through WDS or Group Policy, then you will want to download the MSI file for it.

Skype do provide a direct download link for its Skype software and the installer is packaged as an MSI file. This means that it can be easily used by IT and System Center Administrators for distribution.
The download link for Skype MSI 7.11 on our Skype MSI microsite is below:

DOWNLOAD

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If you want to distribute Skype as a silent install, then you can use the code as below:

WDS or Group Policy

SkypeSetup.msi /qb /norestart

Configuration Manager

msiexec /i “SkypeSetup.msi” /qb /norestart

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Football Manager 2016 for £22.99 offer

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Football Manager 2016 is released on 13th November but can be pre-ordered now. The RRP price on this through Steam is £34.99 but you can now pre-order through cdkeys.com for just £22.99.

The link to this offer is available using the link below:

Football Manager 2016 for £22.99

You can pay using PayPal and will receive a product code to retrieve using your Steam account.

600th Post!

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We are pleased to announce that this is our 600th post on TechyGeeksHome.

We have been going for a few years now and have a huge number of helpful technical guides, news and custom utilities for you to enjoy on our site.

If you have any feedback or ideas for anything on this website or if you wish to advert or guest post, please feel free to contact us.

Thanks for visiting and here’s to our next milestone of 1000 posts!

Adobe Flash Player 19.0.0.185 Released – MSI Download

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Adobe have released another update to their Adobe Flash Player software, this time taking it up to version 19.0.0.185.

As always, you can download the executable file or get the MSI file so that you can load it into your Configuration Manager Software Catalog.

The update is also now available to import through System Center Update Publisher (SCUP) so you can inject it into your WSUS or Configuration Manager systems.

You can the download in all formats for all browsers for Windows and Mac directly from Adobe by clicking the download button below.

DOWNLOAD

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WMI Query for Internet Explorer Installations with Version

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If you need a WMI query for Group Policy or for Configuration Manager for machines that have Internet Explorer installed and even a version filter, then you can use the following:

SELECT * FROM CIM_Datafile WHERE Name = “C:Program FilesInternet Exploreriexplore.exe” AND Version LIKE “11.%”

You can then change the “11.%” part to the version number that you would like to have.

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Shoretel Communicator Download Client and MSI Installer

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To get the Shoretel Communicator download for the client software you can easily retrieve it from your Shoretel HQ server and you then have the ability to use the installer in various different installation methods.

EXE Format

You should go to the following URL in an internet browser on a machine that is connected to the same network as your Shoretel HQ server:

https://HQIPADDRESS/shorewaredirector/clientinstall

You will then be greeted with a page like this:

Shoretel Communicator Download

This will give you the download link and also the version of the client software. Click the link and this will start the download.

Direct Local Download

If you want a direct download link for the EXE installer, you can use this:

https://HQIPADDRESS/ShoreWareResources/ClientInstall/setup.exe

MSI Installer

If you require the MSI installer for deployment, then you can extract this from the setup.exe file you have downloaded from your HQ server.

We have produced a quick walk through video on this process, but below that is a more detailed written set of instructions including screenshots and commands required.

Video Walk Through

Extraction Instructions

To extract the MSI installer from the EXE installer that you have downloaded from your Shoretel HQ server, just follow these simple steps.

Copy the EXE installer into a folder locally on your machine, for the purposes of this guide, we will be using C:\TGH\ as our base folder:

Shoretel Communicator EXE Installer

Now open up a command prompt and navigate to your base folder. Then enter the following command:

setup.exe /a
Shoretel Communication setup extraction command

Hit the Enter key on your keyboard to start the extraction process. This will then go through the Shoretel Communicator Client installation wizard:

Shoretel Communication Client Setup Wizard

Click the Next button and you will then be asked to provide an extraction location. For the purposes of this guide, will we use the following location from our base folder:

C:\TGH\MSI\
Shoretel Communication Client Extraction Location

The go ahead and click the Install button to start the process. Once the wizard has completed, you will now notice that in the C:\TGH\MSI folder, you have the files required and the MSI installer in the root:

Shoretel Communication Base Folder

MSI Installer

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You can then go ahead and use this MSI installer with systems like Configuration Manager, WDS or push out easily through Group Policy.

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