Using @font-face Fonts Cross Domain

On a new project I hit a restriction trying to use some nice font-face web fonts. The client has around 10 different domain names, and all of them point back to one central site. When you visit the main URL, everything is great. When you visit any one of the other URL’s… the fonts don’t […]

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Setting up virtual hosts in WAMP

WAMP is some great software, and lets us all do our development on our own PC’s. The only downside is that as it comes configured standard, it only works with the http://localhost/ domain, which is good, but doesn’t let you keep up with multiple sites at the same time.

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Using WAMP in Windows 8

I haven’t set this up yet, but I’m due for a new PC very soon, so I know that I’ll be needing to do this sooner rather than later, so I wanted to share some of the resources that I’ve found on how to get it working.

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Removing duplicate rows in MySQL (the “easy” way…)

I recently had to sort out a database for a client. It was a mess…. The database was for people to contact, sort of like a telemarketing system (their choice, not mine…). The problem that they were having was that the database contained a lot of entries that had people with different names at the […]

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“Your system is broken!”

I’ve had a curious request from a client today. They were asking why their online sales and quote tracking system wasn’t calculating the percentages. Of course that’s a big deal because they need to know how well each sales person is doing over the course of the month.

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Outlook has lost my IMAP folders!

Yes, that’s right. I was just as surprised as you would be too. I started up Outlook to check my emails this morning and I was schocked. my Inbox and Send Messages folders were there, but none of the sub folders that I use were there. What happened to them? Were they deleted? Were they […]

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Help! My file is too large to save in WordPress

I’ve seen this one many many times, and it’s very frustrating for users. All they want is their 5MB video file uploaded, but their server settings are limiting them to a limit of 2MB for file uploads. So what can be done?

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