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How To Set Up Completely Insecure Samba Shares on Linux (Ubuntu Server)

This document describes how to set up completely open, absolutely insecure, fully accessible Samba shares on Ubuntu Server. This is incredibly useful for rapid deployment testing from a Windows machine to a Ubuntu Server target as a deployment can be then done with a simple robocopy or even a "drag and drop"...

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How To Setup the Linux x86 Cross-Compile Toolchain for UE4 On Windows

This document serves as a lean and mean guide to setting up the Linux x86 Cross-Compile Toolchain for Windows. The process is already mostly animated by Epic but the existing documentation is a bit verbose. Requirements For 4.9.X or older, you need Visual Studio Community Edition 2013 For 4.10 or newer,...

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How To Set Up Dedicated Servers for Windows and Linux For Your UE4 Game (using Windows)

This document covers the bare basics on how to get your Unreal Engine 4 game project able to build both Windows and Linux dedicated server builds, using just a Windows machine for compiling. Requirements For 4.9.X or older, you need Visual Studio Community Edition 2013 For 4.10 or newer, you need...

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How to Convert a Blueprint Only Project to a C++ Project (using Windows)

This document covers how to convert a Blueprint Only project to a C++ project without writing any C++ code using Windows. This isn't intended to fold down your Blueprint Logic to C++, it is meant only to wrap your Blueprint Project with a C++ project. Some plugins and engine features require a C++ project...

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Keyboard Shortcut (Hotkeys) for Unreal Engine 4

I made a custom WASD keycap set using the templates over at WASD Keyboards for my Das Keyboard. You can get the source vector files I made here on my github....

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