Setup VNC Server on Ubuntu Desktop

 

Here I cover the easiest way to setup VNC server on Ubunu for remote access. Thanks For Watching. Commands below….

1. sudo apt update && sudo apt install -y vino

2. Enable screen sharing through the GUI

3. sudo ufw allow from any to any port 5900 proto tcp

4. sudo apt-get install dconf-editor

5. dconf-editor

6. ORG – GNOME – DESKTOP – REMOTE ACCESS Then find the “Require Encryption” setting and toggle it off

7. Done .

Python – Text to Speech using Google WaveNet

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Python Script – Text to Speech Google Wavenet

Here we take a look at configuring google cloud API and running a Python script to output an mp3 file with desired text to speech.

#!/usr/bin/env python
# Script Written by - Mikhail Kulin 2020 www.kulin.co
# Copyright 2018 Google Inc. All Rights Reserved.
#
# Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
# you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
# You may obtain a copy of the License at
#
# http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
#
# Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
# distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
# WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
# See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
# limitations under the License.

"""Google Cloud Text-To-Speech API sample application .
Example usage:
python quickstart.py
"""

import os
os.environ["GOOGLE_APPLICATION_CREDENTIALS"]="/home/mknet/Desktop/mypjkey.json"
from google.cloud import texttospeech

# Instantiates a client

client = texttospeech.TextToSpeechClient()

# Set the text input to be synthesized
synthesis_input = texttospeech.SynthesisInput(text="Hi, You’ve reached the offices of Tech-Core-Duo. Please leave a message with your contact information and we will return your call shortly. Thank you, have a great day.")

# Build the voice request, select the language code ("en-US") and the ssml
# voice gender ("female")
voice = texttospeech.VoiceSelectionParams(
language_code='en-US',
name='en-US-Wavenet-C',
ssml_gender=texttospeech.SsmlVoiceGender.FEMALE)

# Select the type of audio file you want returned
audio_config = texttospeech.AudioConfig(
audio_encoding=texttospeech.AudioEncoding.MP3)

# Perform the text-to-speech request on the text input with the selected
# voice parameters and audio file type
response = client.synthesize_speech(
input=synthesis_input, voice=voice, audio_config=audio_config
)

# The response's audio_content is binary.
with open('output.mp3', 'wb') as out:
# Write the response to the output file.
out.write(response.audio_content)
print('Audio content written to file "output.mp3"')

How To Migrate VirtualBox VM to ESXi

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Migrate VM From Virtual Box To ESXi

Here I go over the method I used to migrate a production Virtualbox VM to a new ESXi VM. The OVA and OVF exports failed no matter what I tried so I took an alternate route that worked with excellent results.

Paragon Software – https://www.paragon-software.com/hdm-mac/

Clonezilla – https://clonezilla.org/downloads.php

background music by lakeyinspired – https://soundcloud.com/lakeyinspired

Connect L2TP VPN to Windows 10

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L2TP Connect Windows 10

Hi friendos, this isn’t for everyone but, here I go over the process of connecting a macOS server VPN or any other L2TP VPN that may not connect as expected to Windows 10.

Crucial SSD Firmware Update

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Crucial SSD Firmware Update

Here we go over the steps to update a Crucial SSD’s firmware, this method requires a functioning CD-Drive and CD-R that will be made bootable. I tried to get it working with a USB flash drive but there is no reliable method to do it that way.

The Best Antivirus for macOS

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macOS Antivirus – Antimalware – AntiAdware – AntiSpyware

One of the best solutions to keep your mac running smooth and adware/malware free. This dev also has other neat apps and utilities I recommend checking them out. https://sqwarq.com

Install SnipeIT on Ubuntu Server

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SnipeIT A-Z Install on Ubuntu Server

Here we go through a complete A-Z install of Snipe-IT using Ubuntu server in a VirtualBox. Here is the text file with some of the commands and VirtualHost config https://goo.gl/qtMWFP
snipeyhead is the developer of SnipeIT check her out at www.snipe.net

Fix Printing Problems macOS

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Change The Home Folder Name In macOS

Overview of how to fix most printing problems on macOS using CUPS interface. If you have a scenario and cant get your printer to print. give us a holler in the comments.

How To Change The Home Folder Name In macOS

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Change The Home Folder Name In macOS

Tutorial on the correct way to change the home folder name. Youll need to enable root user here is a video on how to do that if you havent already. NOTE: its always a good idea to backup data before making any significant changes to your system.

Mount Linux File System on macOS

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Restore macOS to Factory Settings & Backup/Restore Data

How to mount linux file system on mac. Requierd software… SSHFS -https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0H_3AfXLqXLV3hnNjlDeS04STg/view?usp=sharing Fuser – https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0H_3AfXLqXLZTZkcElLWndyeTg/view?usp=sharing