WordPress gallery only links to image files? Help!

This was a cry for help that I got from a client a short while ago when they wanted to change their galleries to link from the image files to the attachment pages so they could get more content on the site, and offer a bit more functionality than displaying only a standard image could. While it seems to be a  very quick and easy fix, it turned out to be a little more complicated than it should have been.

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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 same address with the same phone number. As you can imagine, calling the same people over and over again just because their phone number has come up again was not the best way to make friends.

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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 hidden? Did some big alien monster get into my mail server and eat them all? Continue reading Outlook has lost my IMAP folders!