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  • Tricked by fake .uk sites?

  • Trading standards say that consumers are being tricked into buying fake goods online by companies based in China pretending to be based in the UK by using “.co.uk” domain names. There are ways to avoid getting caught out… Read More »

  • Icon Software

  • Over the past few weeks I've been assisting the creation</a> of articles regarding icon software on Wikipedia.

    It started when I helped improve an article on “Icon Editors“, but because it lacked notability on its own, it was merged with the parent “Computer icon” article. Read More »

  • Domain example.com has exceeded the max emails per hour (200) allowed. Message discarded.

  • Got this error with cpanel?

    Domain example.com has exceeded the max emails per hour (200) allowed. Message discarded.

    The fix is simple… Read More »

  • Troubleshooting routing issues

  • Recently I’ve received reports from clients on a particular ISP are having trouble reaching services on a particular server in a data centre.

    Although they did first report it as “the internet is down”, I soon discovered it was actually just their email and home page which they were having trouble reaching.

    Once I had told them to visit “www.google.com” in Internet Explorer, I could confirm that this was in fact a routing issue.

    So how do you troubleshoot and diagnose a routing issue to identify the problem? That’s what we’re going to find out…

    Read More »

  • Tech support blog

  • I've recently launched a tech support job, which combines aspects of my day job with aspects of this blog to form “fixr”. Read More »

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