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Last active Sep 17, 2021
Firefox about:config privacy settings


about:config settings to harden the Firefox browser. Privacy and performance enhancements.
To change these settings type 'about:config' in the url bar. Then search the setting you would like to change and modify the value. Some settings may break certain websites from functioning and rendering normally. Some settings may also make firefox unstable.

I am not liable for any damages/loss of data.

Not all these changes are necessary and will be dependent upon your usage and hardware. Do some research on settings if you don't understand what they do. These settings are best combined with your standard privacy extensions (HTTPS Everywhere, NoScript/Request Policy, uBlock origin, agent spoofing, Privacy Badger etc), and all plugins set to "Ask To Activate".

0XDE57 / gdb register search
Last active Feb 14, 2021
gdb debugger script for searching registers in binaries on jailbroken iOS devices
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0XDE57 /
Created Nov 24, 2019
Recovery util to re-disable gpu in my dead 2011 macbook when it decides to not boot or you have to reset PRAM (Command, Option, P, and R)
cd /
umount /sys/firmware/efi/efivars/
mount -t efivarfs rw /sys/firmware/efi/efivars/
cd /sys/firmware/efi/efivars/
printf "\x07\x00\x00\x00\x01\x00\x00\x00" > /sys/firmware/efi/efivars/gpu-power-prefs-fa4ce28d-b62f-4c99-9cc3-6815686e30f9
chattr +i "/sys/firmware/efi/efivars/gpu-power-prefs-fa4ce28d-b62f-4c99-9cc3-6815686e30f9"
cd /
umount /sys/firmware/efi/efivars/
0XDE57 / backup.bat
Created Jan 29, 2021
backup script (double check paths before running)
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::robocopy C:\source M:\destination /MIR /FFT /R:3 /W:10
::/MIR option (equivalent to /E /PURGE) stands for "mirror" and is the most important option.
::It regards your source folder as the "master", causing it to overwrite any changes on the target side, which is a useful setting for a backup.
::/FFT is a very important option, as it allows a 2-second difference when comparing timestamps of files, such that minor clock differences between your computer and your backup device don't matter. This will ensure that only modified files are copied over, even if file modification times are not exactly synchronized.
::/R:3 specifies the number of retries, if the connection should fail, and /W:10 specifies a wait time of 10 seconds between retries. These are useful options when doing the backup over a network.
::/Z copies files in "restart mode", so partially copied files can be continued after an interruption.
robocopy D:\ G:\ /MIR /FFT /R:3 /W:10 /Z /XJD
0XDE57 / start pnkbstr(run as admin).bat
Last active Dec 5, 2020
Script for enabling and disabling punkbuster malware when I want to play battlefield. Must be run as admin.
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::Flush DNS cache before starting anti-cheat software.
::I don't think punkbuster checks the DNS but VAC does:
::This is just a precaution. pnkbstr is still a joke ;)
ECHO Flushing DNS...
ipconfig /flushdns
::Start A so we can play the game without being kicked.
ECHO Starting Punkbuster...
0XDE57 / TakeOwnership.reg
Created Jul 8, 2016
Mirror/backup of Take Ownership context menu shortcut command. I did not write this, can't find origin to give credit.
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Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
@="Take Ownership"
@="cmd.exe /c takeown /f \"%1\" && icacls \"%1\" /grant administrators:F"
"IsolatedCommand"="cmd.exe /c takeown /f \"%1\" && icacls \"%1\" /grant administrators:F"
0XDE57 / DisableAeroShake.reg
Created Dec 20, 2016
Disable win7 effect to minimize all windows when shaking selected window.
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Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
0XDE57 / RestartWifiAdapter.ps1
Last active Dec 20, 2016
Restart wifi adapter on laptop after waking from sleep. Solution to some strange driver bug on win7 x86 Intel n7620 wifi card. Auto run on wake up with Task Scheduler: On Event > System > Kernel-Power > 42
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# Get the network adapter object
$adapter = Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_NetworkAdapter | Where-Object {$_.Name -eq "Intel(R) Wireless-N 7260"}
# Disable it
Write-Host -nonew "Disabling Network Adapter $($adapter.Name) ... ";
$result = $adapter.Disable()
if ($result.ReturnValue -eq -0) {
Write-Host "Success.";
} else {
Write-Host "Failed.";
View UACPromptAdminPassword.reg
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
;Force ask password on UAC for admin and users
0XDE57 / DisableUpdateAutoReboot.reg
Created Jul 6, 2016
Disable the auto reboot update dialog in Win7/8. No more postpone for 4 hours.
View DisableUpdateAutoReboot.reg
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00