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Changing DNS settings

Some customers of BT may experience delays in accessing some sites. A client of mine found accessing their site was painfully slow and made editing the site totally impractical. Tests from my end ... Read more

Get-Simple: Change the news manager post heading in the template

News Manager in Get-Simple content management system has the ugly habit of just showing the title of the news page when displaying a single post. You can overcome this with the following code in the ... Read more

How to make WinSCP a mobile application.

WinSCP is a fabulous piece of free software for uploading and downloading via FTP (File Transfer Protocol) to various servers. I do this a lot supporting clients and their websites. The program ... Read more

What is https:// and why should my site have it?

I'm not going to explain HTTPS to you here but I'll leave it to Robert Heaton in this comprehensive article. Soon Google will not index your site unless it issecured with SSL (HTTPS) so you might ... Read more

WARNING : HP laptop security vulnerability

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with certain versions of Synaptics touchpad drivers that impacts all Synaptics OEM partners. A party would need administrative privileges in ... Read more

SCAM : Acivate Windows 10

There is new scam circulating which you may encounter in your browser. It creates a convincing Windows screen asking you to activate your copy of Windows 10. Do not call the number - in this case ... Read more

Where are the Windows taskbar shortcuts stored?

When you right-click an application when it's running you get the option to "Pin this program to the taskbar" so you can have a shortcut to normally what would be an application you run often. ... Read more

Avoid installing IBM Trusteer Rapport (2017)

I have been getting a lot of computers in for servicing due to clients reporting slowness. One of main contributors to this state is the plethora of unnecessary software being loaded onto new ... Read more

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