Category: Tutorials

Computing related tutorials

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Huel – Where’s My Discount Gone?!

So, you’ve got a discount code for Huel. Huel is a favourite of techies. Maybe you’ve referred a friend? Shameless plug: Huel is great, you should really get it. Head over using my special...

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How Do I Update Windows?

Like any software, operating systems need updates to ensure that they’re in tip-top condition. These days, during the Internet age, and with an ever increasing number of cybersecurity threats it’s now more important than...

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Help, My E-mails Aren’t Showing Images!

Don’t panic! These days, e-mail clients by default tend to block remote content from automatically displaying without your explicit permission. Why Is It Blocked? Previously, e-mail clients would display remote content, such as images...

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Fixing a Frozen Sky Box

OK – a nightmare scenario. You’re just about to sit down and watch a film, the latest episode of Love Island or the footy and your Sky HD or Sky Q box decides that...

Make Thunderbird E-mail Signature Appear Below Reply 0

Make Thunderbird E-mail Signature Appear Below Reply

For some unknown reason (and please do comment below if you know why!) Thunderbird both defaults and recommends e-mail signatures to appear at the very bottom of the e-mail – i.e. below the original...

Can I Delete hiberfil.sys? 0

Can I Delete hiberfil.sys?

TL;DRYes. Run command:powercfg -h off So, I Found This File… I’m going to presume as you’re here it’s because either you’re wondering what hiberfil.sys is or you’ve gone ahead and tried to delete it...

WHM – Protect Your Hosting Accounts From Spam 0

WHM – Protect Your Hosting Accounts From Spam

We all get spam. It’s very annoying, and ever increasingly time consuming. Particularly if you’re a reseller, you’ll probably have realised now that your customers depend on you to look after them and look...

PHP-GTK Tutorial: Creating menus in PHP-GTK using GTK+ 0

PHP-GTK Tutorial: Creating menus in PHP-GTK using GTK+

This article is brought to you by Ben Stones, guest editor for DPS Computing Ltd. What is PHP-GTK? First and foremost, what is GTK+? GTK (short for GIMP Tool Kit) is an extensive library...

Sky+ Box – No Signal / Won’t Switch On Fix & *KEEP* your existing recordings 0

Sky+ Box – No Signal / Won’t Switch On Fix & *KEEP* your existing recordings

Many of us have Sky+ boxes of all different varieties – old ones, new ones, white ones, black ones, Amstrad, Thompson, HD, wireless etc etc.  The majority of us will also have had problems...