Option 1 – If the option to encrypt a USB drive is missing from the windows explorer context menu you might need to reformat the USB drive (without selecting quick format). Option 2 – If this does not work use the command line for DISKPART to delete the partition. Once the partition is removed use… Read More »
If you need to join a Windows domain make sure that you set the DNS server setting of the TAP adapter to the Windows DNS server on the network you want to join.
You might need to save some valuable disk space and find out that there is a windows.old folder comsuming lots of space. To remove it you must be an administrator – if you are not logged in as an administrator you can search for disk cleanup, right click and run as administrator. On the disk… Read More »
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WordPress is often an easy target for brute force password attacks. One way you can help protect your sites is to add an additional level of security, limiting access to login pages that are normally exposed by wordpress. Once set the user would need to enter an additional username and password before getting access to… Read More »
You may have wondered if Windows indexer can index the content of your PDF files – yes it can! In fact it should be, and if it is failing to do so it is likely you will see this in ‘advanced’ section of ‘indexing options’. The reason being that a component provided by Adobe is… Read More »
Some useful troubleshooting steps when you cannot remove or install an updated Outlook addin – 1. Run the installer from the command line calling the /lv switch to enable logging and review the log for clues. example – msiexec /i “c:\msitest\installer.msi” /qn /lv “c:\msitest\installer.log” (replace ‘installer’ with the relevant installer name) 2. Fix problems with the… Read More »
I recently started using Skype for Business which is a great product for webinars and decided to try out Office 365. It was not long before I started to have my doubts. I encountered several issues during setup mostly due to having to wait for certain settings to take effect. I liked the shared mailboxes… Read More »
You have a valid office 365 subscription yet a user complains they cannot create a skype meeting request. You can also tell that when logging in as the user and clicking on the ‘change user’ icon top right that there is no green bar or to sign in to IM. You have waited 24 hours… Read More »
Make a change or updated your wordpress site and suddenly your Yoast SEO sitemap just stops working without any explanation? Simply go into Settings and Permalinks and set the post type to custom with a value of %postname%. If it is already this switch it to something else and then set it back.