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How To Turn Off Video Auto-Play in Facebook

Recently changes were made to Facebook that enables auto play on all video’s in your feed. If you are like me, you only want to play the video’s when they look interesting. There is also another reason to turn this off on your cell phone as this uses your data and not WiFi by default. So how do you turn them off. First lets address the PC side of things. Go into you page and enter in the... read more

How To Install WordPress on Fedora 18 / 19

Looking to start working on WordPress sites, developing new themes or just want to hack around on it? Well what better place to start then on your system. This post covers how to install WordPress on your Fedora 18/19 install. So let’s get started! First we will need to install the dependencies for WordPress which comprise of,httpd, PHP 5.2.x, mysql-server and eventually WordPress itself. With the... read more

Changing Print Size in Firefox 11+ with NoSquint

Recently came across and issue with emails and other web pages printing the fonts in an unreadable size. This was not an issue with Internet Explorer or Chrome. Found that this is a fairly common issue that users were experiencing. This is where Firefox AddOns fill the gap. Enter NoSquint. NoSquint allows you to adjust the viewing and printing size of the pages and fonts and alleviates the issue.... read more

Enabling Server Status on Apache 2.2

Apache 2 has a nice feature to allow a server admin to view the performance of Apache. When mod_status module is enabled an HTML page will be presented to allow stats to be presented in a readable format in which refresh can be set. Server status details: The number of worker serving requests The number of idle worker The status of each worker, the number of requests that worker has performed and the... read more

Running ASP.NET on Apache 2.2

Continuing with running Apache 2.x on Windows systems (Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2) I found the desire to be able to deliver ASPX pages on the Windows server in my development environment. Upon searching the Internet I came across an Apache module found here. The module is no longer being actively updated but works well on Apache 2.0 – 2.2 installations. This implementation is... read more

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