While traditional HDD drives are capacious and cheap they aren’t very fast. Usually 100 MB/s is what you get and only when working with huge files, preferably over 1 GB. So while SSD are about 10 times more expensive per GB than HDD today, they get more and more popular thanks to their impressive speed- […]
Windows 7 by default tries to maximize windows when they are close to the edge of your screen. This behavior is not useful if you like (or have to) organize many windows on your screen. To disable them go to: Control Panel –> Easy of Access -> Ease of Access Center –> Make the mouse […]
Window animations in Windows 7, like maximizing and minimizing not only waste your CPU cycles but also require you to wait until they finished animating before you can do your next move. Sure, this isn’t taking long, but it is taking enough to make me irritated. So I did turn them off and now everything […]
To increase number of downloads to more then 6 at once enter in Firefox’s address bar: about:config and then look for value: network.http.max-persistent-connections-per-server which by default is 6. You can change this value to 20 or 30 to speed up websites. However keep in mind that some servers might block you if you try to […]
This PHP error: usually means you are assigning values to an object which was not created yet. Earlier versions of PHP allowed this: So do fix your bug just initalize your object, eg.:
If you got 500 Internal Server Error: and checked Apache logs to find this: .htaccess: RewriteEngine not allowed here then you need to edit your Apache configuration file named httpd.conf and you should add AllowOverride directive. For example you might add to the <VirtualHost *:80> this:
If you find Windows 7 taskbar a little too bright or just want to change its transparency or color then follow these 2 steps. 1a. Click Start menu then in the Search field enter “enable or disable transparent glass”. Click this item. OR 1b. Click Start menu then Settings->Control Panel. In the Control Panel find […]
So you have an input field on your page which is transparent, like this:
It works great in Chrome, Firefox and Opera but somehow is not click-able in IE8?
What to do when you have a script using iconv() to change encoding of a string and you run into this error:
iconv(): Detected an illegal character in input string
The following error: “[FATAL] Pie chart can only accept one serie of data.” can be thrown by pChar.