Month: September 2013

Install Windows Media Player 11 on Server 2003

I found the directions for doing this on the web, somewhere, but I felt as though the page was poorly written. It failed to note a couple of things which could lead to confusion when doing this install. Anyway, Windows Media Player 11 will work on Server 2003. The steps to make it work, however, …


Magento – Database server does not support the InnoDB storage engine

Here’s a fairly common problem you may run into when attempting to install Magento. You’ll get the error “Database server does not support the InnoDB storage engine”. All is not lost, here, although I had a helluva time finding the information that would allow me to work around this problem. If you’re running your own …


MagicJack reinstall/upgrade files

I’ve got an older MagicJack and the thing has worked great, for years. It’s the kind which has to be plugged into a computer and the thing has always worked well, and, it’s saved me a fortune in long distance charges. But, a year or so ago I’d get an error the first time I’d …


Installing Exchange 2007 on Server 2008 RC2

How to Setup Exchange Server 2007 Follow the steps below to correctly configure your Exchange Server 2007 email server for general use, and for use with IGetMail. Note that for this document we are assuming you are installing Exchange 2007 on Windows Server 2008 64-Bit.     Pre-Installation Checklist Install Windows Server 2008 64-bit version …


Installing Exchange 2010 on Server 2008 RC2

  How to Setup Exchange Server 2010 Follow the steps below to correctly configure your Exchange Server 2010 email server for general use, and for use with IGetMail.  Note that for this document we are assuming you are installing Exchange 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2 64 Bit. Pre-Installation Checklist Install Windows Server 2008 R2 …


Random Pet Pics and Movies….

This is a collection of poor quality, short movies of my various pups. They are meaningless both individually and in their entirety. They are here for my own entertainment – bada-boom, bada-bing! Filmed September 8th, 2013 [wposflv src=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MOV05471.mp4 previewimage=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/what.png width=500 height=440 title=”My Birthday”] [wposflv src=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/madness.flv previewimage=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/killin.png width=500 height=440 title=”My Birthday”] [wposflv src=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/tj.flv previewimage=http://www.webputzer.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/da_boy.png width=500 height=440 …


The Poe Zone

Golf Tournament Helps “War Heroes” Work Through the Tough Times And golf tournaments apparently help douche bags like Tim Poe, too (hey – they’ve got FREE BEER!). Timothy Poe is either clinically insane, or, the simply most shameless liar/user the free world has ever known. I’m of the opinion that it’s the latter and either …


Code to find files of a certain type and copy

You can use the following code to find files of a certain type, on Linux, and copy all of them to a new location. In the example below all “.tar” files are copied to /newfolder: find /root -iname “*.tar” -execdir cp ‘{}’ /newfolder/ \; Updated Slightly different syntax which, as I recall, works on newer …


Htaccess – password generators, common usage

Password Generator(s) Password Generator #1 Password Generator #2 Password Protect a Directory AuthUserFile /usr/local/apache2/somesite/somefolder/.htpasswd AuthGroupFile /dev/null AuthName “Enter User and Pass” AuthType Basic <Limit GET POST> require valid-user </Limit> Redirect all requests to a specific page Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/maintenance.html$ RewriteRule $ /maintenance.html [R=302,L] Allow access to lower-level directory Allow from all …


Updated Apache Server on Windows XP

This is an updated version of my Apache install (with MySQL and PHP) for Windows XP. It includes an optional update of PHP to version 5.3. I also recommend that virtually all files in the php folder, and the “ext” sub-directory, be copied to C:\WINDOWS and C:\WINDOWS\system32. The included php.ini file includes some corrections and …