Category: admin

TeamCity: Agent has unregistered (will upgrade)

I have been getting the TeamCity error Agent has unregistered (will upgrade) with an upgraded installation for sometime and today on a new installation. Both installations are configured to run as a dedicated Windows user account. The problem can be resolved by adding the Windows user to the Administrators group, restart the Build Agent service and wait for the upgrade… Read more →

Url Redirect for moved blog

namespace Director { public class HttpModule : IHttpModule { public void Init(HttpApplication context) { context.BeginRequest += new EventHandler(this.context_BeginRequest); } private void context_BeginRequest(object sender, EventArgs e) { HttpApplication application = (HttpApplication)sender; HttpContext context = application.Context; if (context.Request.FilePath.TrimEnd(‘/’).Length > 0 && !File.Exists(context.Request.PhysicalPath)) { context.Response.Redirect( $”{context.Request.FilePath}”, true); } } public void Dispose() { } } } <system.webServer> <modules runAllManagedModulesForAllRequests=”true”> <add name=”HttpModule” type=”Director.HttpModule” />… Read more →

How to find your Windows 10 Product Key after the upgrade

source Save the following as a .vbs Option Explicit Dim objshell,path,DigitalID, Result Set objshell = CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”) ‘Set registry key path Path = “HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\” ‘Registry key value DigitalID = objshell.RegRead(Path & “DigitalProductId”) Dim ProductName,ProductID,ProductKey,ProductData ‘Get ProductName, ProductID, ProductKey ProductName = “Product Name: ” & objshell.RegRead(Path & “ProductName”) ProductID = “Product ID: ” & objshell.RegRead(Path & “ProductID”) ProductKey = “Installed Key:… Read more →

Dealing with a MySQL warning from my hosting provider

I got a warning email from my hosting company today MySQL Quota DB: has used 136.87 MB out of 50 MB limit After some research I discovered that 2 database tables used by Apocalypse Meow are using approx. 120MB. I resolved the issue: Delete the data: open Apocalypse Meow settings page and click Purge ALL data Reclaim the disk space:… Read more →

Markdown and Prettify V2

Install the smart syntax plugin Go to Smart Syntax settings tab and ensure that Custom Skin is ticked Remove the following from smart-syntax/includes/functions.php: remove all 3 lines ?> <script>prettyPrint()</script> <?php Open file wp-content/plugins/smart-syntax/assets/css/smart_syntax.css and replace the contents with this: .prettyprint .com { color: #008000; } .prettyprint .str, .tag { color: #A31515; } .prettyprint .kwd, .atv { color: #0000FF; } .prettyprint… Read more →