Cryptocurrency : ArcticCoin (ARC) MasterNode Diagnostics


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[et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”]Once you have MasterNode configured, you might want to check status and see, if everything works fine.

// Start ArcticCoin MasterNode

Once you have arcticcoind up and running you can start MasterNode role.

arcnode01@arc-srv-01:~/.arcticcore$ arcticcoin-cli goldminenode start-all
"overall": "Successfully started 1 goldminenodes, failed to start 0, total 1",
"detail": {
"status": {
"alias": "mn1",
"result": "successful"



Cryptocurrency : ArcticCoin (ARC) MasterNode Setup


If you interested in cryptocurrency and want to support certain coin and community as well as earn some money, you might be interested in running MasterNode for chosen coins.

In this article I put together some quick guide how to setup ArcticCoin MasterNode. I have this MasterNode setup and running on dedicated VPS with Ubuntu Linux 14.04 64-bit.

So, once you identified hosting provider of your choice, check if you can deploy VPS with that operating system.

Once you have server deployed you can SSH to it as root and follow commands below…



Tips & Tricks : Change location of Box Sync folder

Once you have installed Box Sync and before logging into Sync , set the folder location in the registry key:
  1. Open Registry Edit by going to the Start menu and searching for regedit.
  2. In the left pane, navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > BOX > BoxSync
  3. In the right menu, right-click and select New > String Value. Name this new value SyncRootFolder.
  4. Right-click the newly created SyncRootFolder value, select Modify, and set the Value data to the required path. End the path with the name of the new Sync folder. 

Important is also to change shortcut, which appears in Windows Explorer tree. In order to point it to new folder:

  1. Open Registry Edit by going to the Start menu and searching for regedit.
  2. In the left pane, navigate to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT > CLSID > {4A8FCD9F-623C-4283-96F0-10F41846A98A} > Instance > InitPropertyBag
  3. In the right menu, double-click on TargetFolderPath and enter new location for Box Sync files.



Tips & Tricks : OneNote 2013 keeps crashing when trying to open notebook from OneDrive


If you come across issue that OneNote 2013 will keep crashing each time you try to open notebook from OneDrive

  • Go to %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\OneNote\15.0 folder and delete OneNoteOfflineCache_Files folder and OneNoteOfflineCache.onecache file
  • Go to %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Office\15.0\ path and delete OfficeFileCache folder.

Then go back to OneNote 2013 and try to open notebook from OneDrive. This time it should work.

PS. %userprofile% points to C:\Users\%username%\


How-to : Connect to Amazon EC2 Linux AMI using SecureCRT


Recently I decided to use Amazon AWS EC2 platform to host systems in the Cloud. As operating system I needed is Linux I quickly deployed Amazon Linux AMI, which is quick and simple to do.

Once instance was created I downloaded key pair. Now it came down to connecting to my virtual machine in the cloud.My SSH client of choice is SecureCRT. Let’s see how to configure session parameters in SecureCRT in order to connect to Amazon Linux AMI instance hosted on EC2 platform.

I’m using SecureCRT 7.0.1 to connect to server hosted on Amazon EC2 platform.