SOLVED: How to Remotely Wipe a Cell Phone from Exchange Online O365

If you need to wipe out a cell or tablet remotely using Exchange Online the process is quite simple: Login to the Exchange Management Console in Office 365 As an admin, login to portal.office.com as an administrator if you are a standard user you will need to contact your admin to perform this task Click the ADMIN link Expand the ADMIN CENTERS Click EXCHANGE link Alternately you could go directly to the Exchange Management Console:…

SOLVED: VIDEO: Manually Migrate a WordPress Website To A New Host

We explain and demonstrate how to manually migrate a WordPress website from one hosting company to a different one. It is a pretty easy process if you can understand at a high level you need to: backup the database on the original host backup the loose WordPress files on the original host on the new host, create new empty WordPress site Copy the loose WordPress copes from the old host overtop of the files on…

SOLVED: WordPress Home Page Works But All Others 404 Error Out

If the home page of your WordPress site is working but all other pages come back with 404 pages, you likely have a problem with your Permalinks.  Fortunately this is easy to fix. Permalinks are the address that your visitors see and there configuration is stored in the root of your site at the top of a file named .HTACCESS . The solution is to log into your sites admin page and modify the Permalinks…

SOLVED: phpBB Errors Out With – mysql_connect function does not exist, is mysql extension installed

If you have a phpBB bulletin board and have recently changed host companies, upgraded your hosting package or changed your PHP level, you may see: General Error SQL ERROR [ mysql4 ] mysql_connect function does not exist, is mysql extension installed? [] An sql error occurred while fetching this page. Please contact an administrator if this problem persists. In this case the likely problem is that your phpBB is running a command the no longer…

VIDEO: SOLVED: Easy Fix For Jetpack Errors In WordPress Like “failed to open stream” & “No such file”

After a WordPress upgrade you may find errors relating to Jetpack. The typical solution is to use an FTP program like FileZilla and rename the Jetpack folder. However, you may then be unable to log into the wp-admin page. You might see errors like: Warning: fopen(/home/content/22/7568022/html/YOUR SITE/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/jetpack.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/content/22/7568022/html/YOUR SITE/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5974 The solution is to: Use an FTP program like FileZilla to rename any…

SOLVED: How To Properly Shut Down a Web Site So You Don’t Loose All Your Visitors

There are several easy steps to properly shut down a WordPress site: 1 – Migrate Your Posts and Pages to a New Site You worked hard on those old posts and it would be a waste to loose them all.  Without loosing your content migrate the posts and pages using the built in WordPress import/export tool: 2 – Set All of The Old Pages To Draft On the old WordPress sit: click POSTS > ALL…

SOLVED: VIDEO: Setup a File Share in the Microsoft Azure Cloud Map a Drive Letter, Use Azure Storage Explorer & Azure File Sync

We created this video to provide a full walk through of creating a drive letter mappable network share from Microsoft Azure to your computer. 02:35 Create a STORAGE GROUP 11:20 Create a SHARE 13:30 Access the share by Mapping a Drive Letter 16:50 Access the share using portal.azure.com 17:15 Access the share using Azure Storage Explorer 19:30 Access the share using Azure File Sync (your on-prem servers!) If you want to use NTFS permissions on…

FREE VIDEO: Learn Microsoft Azure In 1 Hour Boot Camp

If you are new to Microsoft Azure and want a crash course, we have what you are looking for.  Azure is a giant product from Microsoft that can be used for storing files, databases, security configurations and virtual machines.  So to get you started we created a free 6 part video with a total run time of 50 minutes that demonstrates all of the steps required to set up a Windows Server 2019 Domain Controller,…

SOLVED: VIDEO: How to connect to AzureAD AzureRM & AzureCLI using PowerShell

In this short video we explain and demonstrate how to connect PowerShell to AzureAD AzureRM & AzureCLI: How to Connect to AzureAD? Launch a PowerShell as an administrator Make sure you are running PowerShell 5.0 or newer: $PSVersionTable.PSVersion Install the required module: Install-Module MSOnline Sign into Azure: Connect-MsolService Run your commands: Get-Command -Module MSOnline How to Connect to AzureRM (aka. Azure Resource Manager – ARM)? Launch a PowerShell as an administrator Make sure you are…

SOLVED: VIDEO: PowerShell Command Line to List all available Azure Products in a Specific Data Center

In this video we explain and demonstrate how to connect to Microsoft Azure and list the services that are available at a specific data center. Azure PowerShell Commands: What version of PowerShell do I have? – You need to be at v5 $PSVersionTable.PSVersion Install Azure Command Line – You only need to install this once on each machine you work on Invoke-WebRequest -Uri https://aka.ms/installazurecliwindows -OutFile .\AzureCLI.msi; Start-Process msiexec.exe -Wait -ArgumentList ‘/I AzureCLI.msi /quiet’; rm .\AzureCLI.msi…

SOLVED: How To Record Audio PowerPoint

There are three ways to use PPT to add audio: INSERT tab > click AUDIO add what you want then RIGHT CLICK on the audio > select STYLE and select PLAY IN BACKGROUND.  This will set the audio to play through all slides INSERT > RECORD SCREEN (this will allow you to screen capture whatever is on the screen and the audio with it, including the very PPT you are working on – you can…

SOLVED: Google Search Console Reports: Crawl Blocked by Robots.txt

If you notice your web traffic decrease substantially in a short period of time, you should see what Google thinks: surf to Google Search Console (formerly names Google Webmaster Tools) click URL INSPECTION in the INSPECT ANY URL bar type in your root domain (i.e. https://www.URTech.ca ) If you see the following, you have a serious problem: Indexed, though blocked by robots.txt Crawled as Googlebot desktop Crawl allowed? No: blocked by robots.txt Page fetch Failed:…

SOVLED: What are The New Names for Office 365 Products?

On March 30th 2020, Microsoft announced naming changes of Office 365 subscriptions for small and medium businesses. “…The Office suite is core to the Microsoft productivity experience, and that’s not changing. But over the last several years, our cloud productivity offering has grown well beyond what people traditionally think of as “Office.” Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are more important than ever before. But in Microsoft 365 we’re breathing new life into these apps with the…

SOLVED: What is the Difference Between Azure Blog Storage and Azure File Storage

The main difference between Azure Blob Storage and Azure File Storage is the folder structure that is possible: Azure Blob Storage does not provide for folders; it is a flat structure Azure File Storage allows for folders just like any other file server Blob Storage is cheaper than File Storage but both types of storage have the same redundancy options.  By default all data stored is stored in a single Microsoft data center and is…

SOLVED: VIDEO: Easy PowerShell to List The Email Addresses in a Dynamic Distribution List From Office365

This is the “How Can I See the User/Member/Email addresses in a Dynamic Distribution Group” segment from our larger explanation of what Dynamic Distribution Lists are in Office 365 Hosted Exchange, How to Create and Manage an Office 365 Dynamic Distribution List, and How To Display The Users in Dynamic Distribution Group Easy PowerShell How to Show The Email Addresses in a Dynamic Distribution List Open a POWER SHELL as an administrator then enter these…