Monthly Archives: March 2017

I recently updated virtumart in a Joomla 3.6.5 site and got the following error. 1054 Unknown column ‘product_stockhandle’ in ‘field list’ SQL=UPDATE `#__virtuemart_products` SET `virtuemart_vendor_id`=’1′, It was longer than that, but I needed to fix the site so I don’t … Continue reading

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OneDrive Error – you’re already syncing this account

Have customer syncing his Business OneDrive on his personal laptop with Office 365 and his work desktop. The document was created on the laptop, and synced with 365. When he got to work the document wasn’t on his work machine … Continue reading

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WordPress requesting FTP credentials when trying to update a plugin.

A took over an infected WordPress site. I had Sucuri clean the malware. The hosting was a mess. There were three WordPress installs in this hosting account, but only one was the site. It took a while to figure which … Continue reading

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joomla Forgot your username? page indexed

To get to a customer’s site I Googled it and discovered the User name and Password reset pages are being indexed by Google. They show up as some of the top results. I quickly came across the following article that … Continue reading

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Solved – VirtueMart – Payments, Heidelpay Error Invalid extension update

This was bothering me and I was glad it was a quick fix. The following link took me to my fix. https://forum.virtuemart.net/index.php?topic=136448.0 Basically “unpublishing” the “update site” was the ticket. I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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IP blocked by M&T Bank / mtb.com – how to unblock

We recently installed a Barracuda firewall and accidentally left “Proxy” on.  This caused our IP to used as a spam relay which got our IP put on a blacklist.  A trace route from our server to mtb.com showed the packets … Continue reading

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Akeeba For WordPress – Kickstart AJAX Loading Error 500

Moving a customers WordPress site to a new hosting plan I ran into this error. This turned out to be an semi-easy fix. The website size was too large for the hosting. Well not really; however, Akeeba requires 2.5 times … Continue reading

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Solved – Cumulative Update for Windows 10 KB3213986 Fail

Had a customer who’s computer was taking hours to start. The update would install automatically. When the user would shut down or restart the update would install which took an hour and requires a reboot. The machine when rebooting would … Continue reading

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