One of my clients using SharePoint 2007 were uploading some files to their site recently and got the following error: The following file(s) have been blocked by the administrator By going through Central Administration, I was able to unblock the file and allow them to upload the particular file to the library they were wanting … Continue reading "Configuring SharePoint 2007 to accept blocked file types"
Sometimes when deploying computers in our organisation, they don’t see our KMS server and automatically activate (even though they are told to do so via our unattend.xml). 9 times out of 10 it’s the client itself having issues just talking to your KMS server. To check and see if you can contact it, you can … Continue reading "Check to see if your KMS can be contacted"
Today when checking one of the servers I manage, I got an error when opening up the BackupExec 12.5 management console. The error was “Unable to read or write to the Database” which I found a bit puzzling. I checked to make sure SQL Server which hosted the BE database was running, and it was. … Continue reading "BackupExec unable to read or write to the Database"
One of the usual things I perform as an IT Consultant is maintenance and configuration tasks on Exchange. One of the most requested tasks is accepting e-mail for more than one domain. Most of my clients run Windows SBS Server 2008 which comes with Exchange 2007. In this article I will walk through accepting mail … Continue reading "Letting Exchange accept Mail from other domains"
Validation is one of the most important things which can be done on a public-facing website. It prevents users from entering required information incorrectly or even worse attempting to damage your site via some form of script or SQL Injection attack. Recently I was developing a website for a Real Estate firm, as a legal … Continue reading "Server Side E-Mail Validation with PHP"
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