Monthly Archives: May 2011

Change pages from .HTML to .PHP

Sometimes it is necessary to change the type of web pages your site uses. I recently converted a large portion of one of my sites from static .HTML pages to .PHP pages so that I could include them in my … Continue reading

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Speed up WordPress

I was submitting my site’s feeds to Feedburner and was having a problem with one feed. http://www.capeparrot.org/wordpress/feed/ http://www.capeparrot.org/ I kept getting timeouts. I tried the repair/optimize routine on my database with no effect. I added this line to the WordPress … Continue reading

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Windows 7 wired/wireless networking [solved]

My wife just purchased a shiny new Dell laptop with Windows 7 Professional 64-bit installed. She also bought a Dell docking station as the laptop is her main computer and her on-the-road work computer. The problem is that Window only … Continue reading

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Computer Tech Support Humor

Tech support: What kind of computer do you have? Customer: A white one… =============== Customer: Hi, this is Celine .. I can’t get my diskette out. Tech support: Have you tried pushing the Button? Customer: Yes, sure, it’s really stuck. … Continue reading

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WordPress: Could not copy files. Installation failed. [Solution]

I have a number of WordPress based websites. WordPress comes out with fairly frequent updates which is usually good but can be a pain when the updates don’t work. Upon doing the WordPress automatic update a couple of my sites … Continue reading

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