Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Matt Seymour
5 followers
5 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Blank Lockscreen Image Windows 10 1709
Another strange one today. After upgrading a PC to Windows 10 1709 build 16299 we found that our lockscreen image that had been set via GPO for over 2 years, was no longer showing. It was simply showing a blank assent colour. After some aggressive Googling ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Remove Show People button Windows 10 1709
During testing of the latest Windows 10 Update (its definitely more of an upgrade ...thanks MS) version 1709 build 16299. I found that a little icon had appeared on the bottom tight of the taskbar. Things like this really annoy me so basically its going. Yo...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Configuring DKIM using Windows DNS and OpenSSL
In this post i will be explaining how to setup and configure DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail). This is used along with SPF (Sender Policy Framework) records to cryptographically sign emails so that the receiving mail server's know they are coming from you ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Disabling Proofing Tools and related options Word 2016 for an Exam
In this post i am going to be describing an issue that has for a long time not been well documented, by either Microsoft or anyone else. This is the updated post to reflect the changes for 2016. We had an exam requirement for many years for computer based e...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Moodle Upgrade Hangs on -->System
The last few months the college has been unable to complete Moodle updates and upgrades. The problem was that when the upgrade was kicked off the upgrade would hang at the first stage. Shown in the image below. We use all Microsoft technologies for our syst...
Moodle Upgrade Hangs on -->System
Moodle Upgrade Hangs on -->System
chronicbit.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
InfoPath Form Services Missing from SharePoint Server 2010
I had an issue reported today where a user was trying to configure InfoPath Form services for a SharePoint 2010 Site.  Normally there is a section in Central Administration under General Application Settings called InfoPath Forms Services. On our server the...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Disabling Proofing Tools and related options Word 2010 for an Exam
In this post i am going to be describing an issue that has for a long time not been well documented, by either Microsoft or anyone else. The college has had an exam requirement for many years for computer based exams to disable the spell check, thesaurus an...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Migrating a 2003 Certificate Authority (CA) to 2008 R2
We recently had a requirement to migrate an old Windows Server 2003 Standard Certificate Authority server, to a new 2008 R2 Enterprise system. There aren't many good guides on the web, so i decided to create this one. The post below details the process of m...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Moodle Upgrade - Command Line
Recently i found that when attempting to upgrade a large Moodle site using the conventional browser based method, the server had a nasty habit of timing out on me. It is also notoriously difficult to see what is going on during an upgrade, when all you get ...
Moodle Upgrade - Command Line
Moodle Upgrade - Command Line
chronicbit.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
SQL Server 2008 Restore - Error 3154: The backup set holds a backup of a database other than the existing database.
I came across an issue today where i needed to restore a backup of a database. The database backup needed to be restored to a database with a different name, but with the original database still in production on the same server.  When you attempt it you get...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded