Disable These Files Might Be Harmful to Your Computer Warning

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Disable These Files Might Be Harmful to Your Computer Warning in Windows 10

If you connect a network share, i.e. mount a network drive by IP address of the server, Windows 10 displays a warning message These Files Might Be Harmful to Your Computer when you are opening files stored there. Here’s how to get rid of it.

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MySQL user not connecting

Problem:
Windows Server 2016, IIS Website, Setup a MySQL server/database, setup a WordPress website, quickly connect with root and root-password. Everything works fine!

Now you want things more secured, so you add a MySQL user with a password and rights to only the wordpress database. Change wp-config.php with the new login and you get a “Error Establishing a Database Connection” when accessing the WordPress website or admin.

Change back to root and the problem is solved. How to fix this?

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SEO tips from the guru

Again, found and pasted here; to keep for myself and later use.
Article from March 2018, but still valid I think. Original link: https://www.seoguru.nl/handleiding-seo/seo-tips/ = the last chapter of https://www.seoguru.nl/handleiding-seo/

SEO tips: een volledig en actueel overzicht

Tot slot van deze handleiding geef ik hier een samenvatting in de vorm van SEO tips. Ze zijn hieronder zoveel mogelijk uitgesorteerd naar het stadium van de ontwikkeling van de website. De lijst wordt regelmatig bijgehouden. Indien u zaken ziet die naar uw mening anders moeten of indien u tips mist, dan hoor ik dat graag. Dank!  

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PHP mail on IIS Windows 2016 Server

How?

IIS MANAGER
Configure SMTP E-mail here to send using an external mailserver will work for ASP scripts – Deliver to SMTP server with credentials

IIS 6.0 MANAGER
Configure the SMTP server here to make the PHP mail-function work.
Properties:
Access-Connection – Grant only your own server IP and 127.0.0.1
Access-Relay – Grant only your own server IP and 127.0.0.1
Delivery-outbound security – Basic Auth login details TLS
Delivery-Advanced – Smart Host smtp server name

PHP.INI
SMTP = 127.0.0.1
smtp_port = 25

SERVICES
configure SMTPSVC to start automatic, so you won’t go crazy after your next reboot…

Transparent calender items in Thunderbird

I am not the only person with this problem:
Something calendar entries in Lightning register as status Tentative and it shows in a different transparent shade of the calendar color. I can manually change the status to confirmed directly in lightning however that is a pain. Plus, it sounds crazy but having these entries a different shade/color drives me nuts.

Now see: http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=2318957 for a way to deal with this… except of course, it is not the complete solution and only works after a slight modification. So what to do:

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Shocking

Found this on this website and made me think; ‘hm, maybe I should do that too?’ I have to look into this…

SHOCKING CONFESSION

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Phonegap Build Android Splashscreen

Here we go again …
CLI-8.1.1 is new, new is better, ehm, except that the splashscreen stopped showing on Android. Stepping back to cli-7.1.0 solves this problem, but that is not really solving it.

<!-- Platforms to compile -->
    <gap:platform name="ios" />
    <gap:platform name="android" />

<!-- Define a specific version of PhoneGap to build -->
<platform name="android">
       <preference name="phonegap-version" value="cli-7.1.0" />
</platform>
<platform name="ios">
        <preference name="phonegap-version" value="cli-8.1.1" />
</platform>

Of course you search for solutions and may find out about density and qualifier, but neither keyword works. Also this link does not help by adding:

< platform name="android">
< preference name="SplashScreen" value="splash" />
< /platform>

the only “solution” so far is…

<platform name="android">
   <preference name="phonegap-version" value="cli-7.1.0" />
</platform>

sorry.