Chrome “disable developer mode extensions” pop up

This is how to get rid of that popup appearing every time you create your own local extension in Chrome.Create a .bat file and name it `DevWarningPatch.bat`. Save this to the desktop.Add the contents below to the bat file.Make sure to close Chrome and end all chrome.exe processes. Rightclick the batch file and run it as administrator: it will find ...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
16472 Hits
0 Comments

Laravel and XAMPP

Instructions on how to get up and running with Laravel on an XAMPP environment.Assuming XAMPP has already been installed, the steps involved are;​download composer from here and install it https://getcomposer.org/download/create a folder in htdocs named 'laravel'open a command prompt and cd to this newly created directory cd c:\xampp\htdo...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2108 Hits
0 Comments

Omeka Install & Setup LAMP

Having worked with Omeka the past few days I'll explain how to set it up on a LAMP stack. Firstly, what is Omeka? Well, taken from their website;Omeka.net is web-publishing platform that allows anyone with an account to create or collaborate on a website to display collections and build digital exhibitions. No technical skills or special server req...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2299 Hits
0 Comments

A Very Chrome Kiosk

I recently had to create a web application that would be used on a public touch screen kiosk. The kiosk had be be secure, and require certain custom functionality - explained below.The web app would be built using html/php and running on a LAMP stack, nothing too advanced. The most important thing regarding the kiosk way that it offered a...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2523 Hits
0 Comments

Java Keytool Keystore Commands

Here's a list of some useful Java keytool keystore commands;Java Keytool Commands for Creating and ImportingThese commands allow you to generate a new Java Keytool keystore file, create a CSR, and import certificates. Any root or intermediate certificates will need to be imported before importing the primary certificate for your domain.Generate a J...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1585 Hits
0 Comments

SSL Certs & Apache Tomcat

​Some tips on dealing with SSL Certificates and Apache Tomcat. If you have to renew your SSL cert or install a new one hopefully these instructions will help.I'll be using Apache Tomcat 7, so the steps may differ with other servers.Firstly you have to generate a CSR on the server (basically a single file), and then send this to whoever you are plan...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1207 Hits
0 Comments

FTP Users & Windows Server 2012

In order to add FTP users to Windows Server 2012 r2 follow these steps. This example users XAMPP Control Panel v3.2.1 however the process is the same for other versions.Firstly open the XAMPP control panel as an administratorInstall the Filezilla Module as a service by clicking the 'Service' box to the left of the 'Module' nameThis will ask you to ...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1192 Hits
0 Comments

Netflix Stuck at 25%

Does your Netflix shows stop at 25% too? Seems to be a common issue that is effecting many people however Netflix are unable to provide a solution. Restarting the app, box, internet connection, cache, settings etc seems to have no effect. Perhaps it's related to the make/model of tv? Nope. Leads changed? Yep. Able to Chromecast? Yep. The frust...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2866 Hits
0 Comments

XAMPP or WAMP

Considering some web development work with PHP, MySQL and Apache and not sure which to go for? I've gathered some useful information that hopefully should help in the decision making.WAMPP is available only for Windows. XAMPP is available for multiple OS's.Obviously if you want to use WAMP you need to use Windows, otherwise the choice is prett...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1463 Hits
0 Comments

Joomla! 3.4.5 Released

​Joomla! 3.4.5 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability. Joomla strongly recommends that you update your sites immediately. This release only contains the security fixes; no other changes have been made compared to the Joomla 3.4.4 release. Version 3.4...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
968 Hits
0 Comments

Google Opinion Rewards

​A pretty east way to earn some free Google credit.Google Opinion Rewards is a survey app from Google that pays you for filling out short surveys. All you need to do is download and install the app, then fill out some basic info about yourself. Once you are setup, surveys randomly show up here or there focusing on a variety of topics. Some are...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1042 Hits
0 Comments

Web Server /var/www Permissions

Changing the permissions of web /var/www folder in Ubuntu.

 

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1173 Hits
0 Comments

Server Performance With perfmon

How to monitor server performance with perform.

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
884 Hits
0 Comments

Error Handling via PHP

Instructions on setting up error logging via PHP.

 

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1036 Hits
0 Comments

FTP Permissions vsftpd

Having issues with file permissions and uploading?

 

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
3536 Hits
0 Comments

How To Configure vsftpd Ubuntu

A quick guide in installing vsftpd in Ubuntu 14.04

 

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1292 Hits
0 Comments

MySQL Replication Resync

Instructions on how to resync a MySQL slave/master replication.

 

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1026 Hits
0 Comments

Virtual Hosts

If you are using XAMPP you will probably want to setup VHosts.

Rate this blog entry:
Recent comment in this post
Guest — Susan Hermiston
Wow 747 just blew me away. Sorry not a tech person at all!! But I still love you!! Rock on!!?
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 4:04 PM
Continue reading
1208 Hits
1 Comment

Piwik Email Confusion

Emails not sending in Piwik Analytics?

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
818 Hits
0 Comments

JD McPherson - Signs & Signifiers

Think Little Richard crossed with Fats Domino.

Tags:
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1036 Hits
0 Comments

Latest Comments

Susan Hermiston Virtual Hosts
October 7, 2015
Wow 747 just blew me away. Sorry not a tech person at all!! But I still love you!! Rock on!!?
Johmny Invisible Mouse Cursor Ubuntu & Synergy
September 2, 2015
Glad I was ble to help!
Kristian Falk Invisible Mouse Cursor Ubuntu & Synergy
September 1, 2015
Thank you for this! Had the exact same problem. I almost went crazy.

Popular Blogs

This is how to get rid of that popup appearing every time you create your own local extension in Chrome.Create a .bat file and name it `DevWarningPatch.bat`. Save this to the desktop.Add the contents ...
​If you're trying to use XAMPP on Windows and connect to a SQL server using PHP, hopefully the following will help.Firstly download XAMPP for Windows (32 bit). Follower the installer, default options....
If you're learning a new language you may wanna try out this new free interactive website...