Mac

Fix USB Drives showing as 200MB

I use USB Drives quite a bit to move data between Windows, Mac and Linux Devices.  Sometimes when i go to re-format them they only show as 200MB capacity

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As I’m on a Windows machine, open the Command Prompt (CMD) and type: diskpart

Type: list disk to see your drive, in my case here, its Disk 2

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Running 3 external monitors with MacBook Pro Retina Mid 2015

I already had 2 external Monitors running from my MacBook by using 2 x miniDP to HDMI adapters.  I was using the fairly standard ones that come with the Mac but I have another Monitor which i used for my Lab PC (Windows) and Figured I could connect this to my Mac and run Microsoft Remote Desktop to connect to it, removing the extra Keyboard and mouse off my desk.

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