Cygwin Shepherd Windows 8

Install CygWin and Shepherd for Windows (Updated Version)

Cygwin Installation 1. Download setup.exe from the Cygwin site:


Bootable USB Deploy Flash Drive

1. Make USB bootable. cmd.exe (As Administrator) Diskpart List Disk select disk # (# = number of USB drive) clean create partition primary select partition 1 active format fs=fat32 quick assign exit 2. Copy folders within BootDisk Folder to USB drive. 3. Copy LiteTouchPE_x64.wim from within Boot folder to sources folder on USB drive. 4. […]

Media Center Windows 8

Always on Top

For some strange reason Microsoft decided to remove the ability to set Windows Media Center always on top from within the Settings > General > Startup and Windows Behaviour.

Cygwin Shepherd

Install CYGWIN and Shepherd in Windows 8

Full process for running CygWin from within Windows 8: 1. Install CYGWIN from Run setup.exe and follow the instructions.  Apart from the defaults make sure you click on the devel and perl branches to install those as well. Search for Vi and cron and install them also. After the install has finished you can […]