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September 5, 2020

Good Link for HOWTO Bring an Off-Screen Window Back Onto Screen for Windows 10, 8, 7, and Vista

September 5, 2020

Connect to and Control a Synaccess NPC-22 netCommander from Ubuntu 16.04.3 Running in a VirtualBox VM via a Prolific Technology Inc. USB to Serial Port Converter to Turn a Target On and Off

September 4, 2020

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July 6, 2020

This post shows how to check the version of Excel you're using and turn on the Developer Tab in Excel 2016. You may need this if you want to record a macro.

Find Excel Version

Step 1: Click File

Step 2: Click Account

Step 3: Click About Excel

Step 4: Check the version

Turn o...

June 27, 2020

NASA suggests the following resources to learn about aerospace technologies. These resources are useful when putting together proposals to solve aerospace problems.

NASA Research Announcement (NRA) 80HQTR20NOA01, Space Technology Research, Development, Demonstration, an...

May 25, 2020

This post lists CableLabs links to each specification listed in Physical Layer Specification CM-SP-PHYv3.1-I17-190917. It also includes an specification annotated reference architecture.

1) SP-PHYv3.1 Physical Layer Specification [link][I17]
2) CM-SP-MULP...

May 25, 2020

This post provides the list of abbreviations and acronyms from the Data-Over-Cable Service Interface Specifications DOCSIS® 3.1 Physical Layer Specification CM-SP-PHYv3.1-I17-190917 (pages 30-33) from CableLabs®. It also lists a some notes next to select abbreviations...

May 3, 2020

This post gives step-by-step instructions for installing a Vim package on Vim 8 (specifically 8.1.606) running on Windows 7 (SP1).


This post uses the vim-airline plugin available at [link] to demonstrate how to install a plugin. It uses vim-airline because its very...

April 16, 2020

This post provides a list of U.S. Federal Agencies. A more complete list is at [link].

U.S. Federal Agencies

Intelligence Community

Department of Agriculture

Department of Commerce

Department of Commerce - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Department of...

April 13, 2020

This post lists the text of the "Identification and Significance of the Innovation" and in the "Image Title (Optional)" help pop-up on the "Briefing Chart" online form.

Identification and Significance of the Innovation help text:

To best assist decision makers in underst...

March 24, 2020

This is the list of "Business Classifications" presented during "Prospective Supplier Registration." I'm posting it because I thought it may be useful to have a list in one place.

Large Business
Small Business
8(a) - SBA Certified (Enter Cert Agency and Exp Date)

March 21, 2020

This text is from NASA's "Company Commercialization Metrics Survey" more info "pop-up." I'm posting it because I thought it may be good to reference in the future, if and when, the company I created wins and commercializes the technology we build.  


February 18, 2020

This post lists the answers I got to my questions: 1) Is the $5000 Technical and Business Assistance (TABA) assistance "on top" of the $167,500 available? 2) Where do you submit your TABA provider letter? 


I got these answers when I called the...

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