Articles in the Miscellaneous Category
Linux, Miscellaneous, Ubuntu »
SMPlayer is a free and open source media player for Windows and Linux. It is a graphical user interface (GUI) for the award-winning MPlayer. SMPlayer is a very good alternative to VLC media player. It is faster than VLC and can play almost all video and audio formats. You don’t need to download and install [...]
Here is a quick guide on calculating inverter and battery backup time. There are different capacity of inverters like 200VA, 250VA, 350VA, 400VA, 450VA, 500VA, 625VA, 1200VA, etc. The capacity of the inverter should be chosen based on how much watt of appliances you power at a time. How to convert from VA to Watts?
Here is the solution to “There are no free MBR slots on the disk” error while creating new partition on Windows 7. Scenario:
Whether you should choose Dedicated Server Hosting or Shared Hosting depends upon the web operation that you run or required. Shared Hosting
Wordle is a very cool & free online tool to create your own word clouds from the text/words you provide. You can provide your own bunch of words or this site also has the feature to generate automatic word cloud from the link of any webpage you provide. Here is what the site has to [...]
Guest Post, Miscellaneous »
Having a strong and reliable WiFi Signal is a crucial part of any broadband connection. Broadband usage can be significantly limited if you find that your connection cuts out, or does not reach certain parts of a building. You may also have problems with getting the right broadband speed through a router. There are multiple [...]
Guest Post, Miscellaneous »
These days marketing through email is critical in enhancing your relationship with customers while encouraging customer loyalty and repeat business. Is your email marketing working the best it can for you? Through A/B testing, you’ll be able to identify what is currently lacking in your email campaigns so you can move in the right direction. [...]
Miscellaneous, Ubuntu »
The term Virtual Host refers to the practice of running more than one web site (such as www.company1.com and www.company2.com) on a single machine. Virtual hosts can be “IP-based“, meaning that you have an IP address for each web site, or “name-based“, meaning that you have more than one web site per IP address. The [...]
Steven Paul “Steve” Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) When I was 17, I read a quote that went something like: “If you live each day as if it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be right.” It made an impression on me, and since then, for the past 33 years, I [...]
I love to use open source and free softwares. For email client, I use Mozilla Thunderbird and for instant messaging client, I use Pidgin. Mozilla Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail and news client developed by the Mozilla Foundation.
Problem: I am unable to start the localhost server (wamp / xampp). When I type http://localhost or http://127.0.0.1 in Firefox, I get the following error message:- Unable to connect Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at localhost.
Magento, Miscellaneous »
Here is a list of sample/dummy/test credit card numbers, which are safe to use when you test credit card functionality on a website or application that involves credit card transactions. These credit card numbers validate properly but they are not actually in use. NOTE:
Scenario: I am using wordpress for my blog. I have registered my blog in disqus.com. I just installed the ‘Disqus Comment System’ wordpress plugin in my blog. Now, when I try to access my blog’s RSS Feed, I get error saying “Closing Tag Mismatch” and the RSS Feed is not displayed properly. The feed crashes. [...]