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Never be stuck for something to write

You need to write constantly or every day, but what about those times when you just can not think of an article to write? The secret is to work constantly the more you work the more the ideas will come. When you are not writing study you area of interest. If you have an idea for an article start it as soon as possible. Don't wait until you have time to finish it, just get it on paper as soon as possible, even if it is only a sentence to remind you of your idea for an article. -> Read more

Stupid Windows Messages

Have you ever copied a group of files from an external drive to your computer and after watching that silly little animation of paper going to one folder to another the copy finally finishes. Then the windows animation ends and you remove the external drive only to get a message that window delayed write failed? What does that mean? Should we assume that when windows says it done, it is not really done? So was the copy made or not? Why say you are done if you are not done?

What is stupidest windows message you have had?

What Is A Domain Name?

A domain name is composed of name and two or three-letter extension separated by a period. The extension could be .com, .net, .org, .edu, .fr, .uk, etc. There is an extension for every country but .com is most common.

A domain refers to a device on the Internet. This device will be identified to your computer by its IP address. An IP address has a numerical format such as 198.158.1.1 since these are not handy for people to use or remember they are translated into domain names by the DNS (domain name server)

Continuing windows aggravation

Why should using windows be an aggravation? The problems would be simple to fix, just present an ordinary user-friendly interface. A basic problem is that Windows is continually trying to do what it thinks you want instead of what you say you want or ask it do.

  • Why when opening MSIE does it delete the website you have typed in and put whatever is in your options? Even if your options specify a blank page it will delete the address you type in and show you a blank page. So you are stuck waiting on the slothful implementation of things you do not want done.

Backup and Migrate module working on a large old website

Backup and Migrate module (http://drupal.org/project/backup_migrate) is great for making back-ups of your website. This optional module is used to make a copy of the data of your website it does not copy the entire web site just the database, so in addition to this back-up you need to save the public_html directory. -> Read more

What Is A Search Engine?

Google

A search engine visits web sites using computer programs called robots or spiders. They gather information about web sites in a process called indexing. This information might be in the form of subject matter of the web site and links contained on it pages. The search engine keeps a database of this information, which is then shown to visitors to the search engine web site. Searchers find information by typing in key words or phrases at the search engines website. In order to gather the biggest share of the search market search engines try to have the most informative, relevant listings -> Read more

 

 

  • 3:48 AM 26 November 2014
  • dashaver.com