I was trying to install xmap on a client’s Joomla site. The install seemed to go normally. However, when I chose Components – Xmap, I got a blank white screen. I tried installing a newer version but had the same results.Continue reading No tags for this post.
I have a couple of old XP machines lying around. They are old machines with limited resources. Endless Windows updates have caused them to slow to the point where they would lose a race with a drunken snail.Continue reading
I had a case where a client had a fairly complicated Returns policy in two different places on their website. Rather than compare it word for word, I searched online for Compare text online. I found a site called http://www.textdiff.com/ that did a great job of comparing the two paragraphs.Continue reading No tags for this post.
We had a Joomla site where the menu would not re-order properly. This seemed to occur after using Jupgrade to migrate the site from j 1.5.Continue reading No tags for this post.
We have been using the Adminexile extension for Joomla. This is a tool to stop brute force attacks against the Admin account on the back end.Continue reading
We just switched to Artisteer 4. For many of my Joomla Templates, the text was not lining up with the bullets. Instead of
* Item 1
* Item 2
* Item 3
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We sometimes run into Windows machines with a failed hard drive where it just doesn’t pay to replace the hard drive and rebuild the system.Continue reading
If you use Artisteer to generate a template for your Joomla sites, you may find it frustrating when dealing with a graphical vertical menu. When you look at your site, you see your vertical menu displayed as text, not as the graphics you intended.Continue reading
Apparently Windows 8 boots so fast that you have about 200 milliseconds to hit the F8 key- that should be good for a few laughs.Continue reading
I know that many of our clients and potential clients are lured by the promises of “cheap” technology consulting by some of the larger chains. Claims such as “We’ll rid your computer of viruses for only $49” sound great. Especially considering that it can take us several hours to do a thorough job.Continue reading