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October 2010 Blog Posts (4)

Secure Lightspeed Connections The Free Way

How many of you have used lightspeed to connect to the VS remotely? Now, how many of you have lost your ability to connect remotely because of newer, more strict security guidelines? Does your office have a VPN? If not, you can use SSH, or secure Shell, to connect to your New VS securely. You can use a free, easy to use Windows secure Shell client called "puTTY" to make a secure connection to the new VS. With version 2.9.4 or above of Lightspeed you can tunnel your Lightspeed connection…


Added by Thomas E. Mitchell on October 30, 2010 at 8:45pm — No Comments

2256GUI Also Available

Although I intended to introduce 2256GUI in a future article on common freeware tools that can be used to extend the VS experience it, I thought I would put it out there for community members now should they have a need for it. 2256GUI uses the freeware utility AutoHotKey to provide a GUI toolbar for the 2256net program for Windows.

The toolbar provides buttons for all 32 pfKeys as well as the Help, Erase, GL and Cancel keys, a screen capture button and buttons to grow…


Added by Thomas E. Mitchell on October 20, 2010 at 9:30pm — No Comments

VS_SendMail Available For Download

There have been some casual inquiries regarding sending emails from the VS and how and whether it was possible. TJ asked me to look into it back in April when I suggested that "it should be pretty easy." I had a bare-bones proof-of-concept application running in a day. I then turned that from a wholly hard-coded example into a usable example, sans documentation. Then, it was shelved for a while.

I recently picked it back up and tweaked it a little. I also added a bit…


Added by Thomas E. Mitchell on October 20, 2010 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Wang Friend Finder Update

I have added 17 new entries to the Wang Friend Finder page on The Unofficial Wang VS Information Center. I have also added Help Center Live and tweaked a few other items. Have a look around while you are there checking out old friends on the Wang Friend Finder page.

Added by Thomas E. Mitchell on October 13, 2010 at 1:30am — No Comments

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