Today I had a newish Windows Vista machine that had the following error:
Error 1747 : The Authentication Service is Unknown
This error occurred when I attempted to start the “Windows Event Log Service”.Read More »
Recently I found a bug in Google Translate. It's not damaging, but it is interesting.
What I have discovered is that when you use a certain string, the Google Translate frame inserts itself into the main frame, causing it to load again within that frame, in turn this causes it to reload within that frame and this continues until your browser decides it’s had enough and stops (or in the case of Internet Explorer, until it locks up). This kind of self-looping is often referred to as recursion.Read More »
I came across PHPMailer usage the other day on a Chinese gadget wholesale site “SourcingMap.com”.
If you submit something via their contact us form, interestingly you appear to get a dump from PHP telling you all about the PHPMailer object.Read More »
If like me you don’t like using Adobe Bridge and instead like to see thumbnail icon previews of your Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop (.ai, .eps and .psd) files in Windows Explorer then this is the fix you need.Read More »
Many users, particularly users of BT Yahoo! Broadband (btinternet.com) are having trouble understanding how to get to their BT Yahoo Mail on Windows Vista.
This is because on Windows XP BT Yahoo used to provide the BT Yahoo Browser, which was based on Internet Explorer 6 and now outdated, which means that BT Yahoo Browser is no longer available.Read More »
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