Getting XSendfile working with woo commerce downloadable products

May 2nd, 2019 | By

Was struggling with this today after migrating the server and found the issue in the end was because the path to the downloads was moved out of the domains root directory.  In order for this to work, assuming the site itself is in /path/to/, the downloads need to be in /path/to/downloads/.  If they are say
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Windows 10 Using 100% Disk Usage

Feb 6th, 2018 | By

I’m writing this assuming that you’ve gone through all of the basic stuff, you’ve disabled Super Fetch, Windows Search, etc etc.  Because I did all of that with absolutely no avail.  I’m using a Mechanical Hybrid Drive so there might be a chance that the hybrid drive is constantly writing to it’s SSD buffer but
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Allowin Zimbra users to actually send as another user

Apr 21st, 2016 | By

Persona’s is great, adding external accounts is great but neither of these two options will actually allow the user to send as the persona or the external account(or in our case an internal account).  to do that you need to do this:

Right clicking anything in windows explorer crashes explorer.exe

Feb 18th, 2016 | By

One of your third party context menus is causing mayhem.  Go to , download the program and disable every 3rd party context menu(non microsoft) until you fix the issue

DLNA server on Android device streaming to chromecast/wireless speakers via an ipad

Dec 26th, 2015 | By

So here’s what I need to do: Turn a library of 300+ CD’s into a digital only collection Stream that collection to a central amplifier that lacks wifi capabilities Add wifi speakers around the house to stream the music to various rooms if needed All be controlled from an ipad Must be easily and flawlessly
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Moving repository from one gitlab server to another, now I can’t push

May 19th, 2015 | By

Do I used SCP to copy a repo from one server over to another today.  What I needed to do was to create the repo on the new server first inside Gitlab, and then copy eveyrthing over top of it from the other server.  Unfortunately upon doing so I was greeted with the following message:
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Slow Git push / pull speeds? Try tweaking your SSH settings

Mar 11th, 2015 | By

If you, like me, have configured TortoiseGit to use Putty’s plink to connect (and use pageant, etc…), this might help you: Try enabling in Putty (Default Settings) the following settings: SSH -> Auth: “Allow agent forwarding” (I believe this is the one that changes “everything”) SSH -> “Enable Compression” Session -> Select “Default Settings” ->
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How to harden your wordpress by block brute force attempts on your wp-login.php

Mar 4th, 2015 | By

So having hte login page exposed publically is nutso to me and because I run Wordfence(and gladly pay for it which everyone should), I get to see how many brute force attempts are happening because it is constantly banning IP’s for requesting forgotten passwords for accounts that don’t exist. Well today I got tired of
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Quality Difference between MPEG-1 and MPEG-2

Jan 19th, 2015 | By

Is there one you ask?  From what I can tell, yes there is.  Was doing a bit of encoding today and for whatever reason videos that I encode in Tencoder with H264 will not open properly in Adobe Premier or After Effects so I ran down the list of other codecs and low and behold
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Can’t add Gmail account to Zimbra Desktop because : service.FAILURE: system failure: SMTP connect failure

Dec 9th, 2014 | By

I installed zimbra on a brand new machine today and received this error when I tried to add my gmail accounts to Zimbra Desktop, using the exact same credentials as on the old machine where I received no such error.  Made me think it was something outside of Zimbra and so I turned off Avast
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