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How to solve the Windows 7 SP1 800F0A12 / 0x800F0A12  Update Error

How to solve the Windows 7 SP1 800F0A12 / 0x800F0A12 Update Error

Roughly two weeks ago Microsoft released Windows 7 Service Pack 1 to the general public. As is standard practice for most IT departments I held off on rolling out Windows 7 SP1 until any issues with the update had been identified. Since no issues have been identified that would affect the systems I manage I began rolling out the update this week. Unlike many of Microsoft's previous operating system service packs, Windows 7 SP1 serves primarily as a roll-up of previous security ...

Mobile Device Detection Framework (PHP)

Mobile Device Detection Framework (PHP)

Mobile Device Detection Framework (PHP) Current Version: N/APrice: FREE Responsive design is the future, but it's still necessary to perform server-side device detection in some instances. This lightweight server-side solution utilizes the php $_SERVER array (HTTP_USER_AGENT) and the php function stripos providing a framework to detect a list of known devices. Reference the code below to use as a stating point for basic php device detection and modify as required for your project. Example supported devices: iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) Android ...

How To Resolve TweetDeck Connection Issues: “Unable to connect. Please check your network.”

How To Resolve TweetDeck Connection Issues: “Unable to connect. Please check your network.”

When it comes to desktop Twitter clients there aren't many options. If you're looking for a freebie there are even fewer choices. TweetDeck is far from perfect but it's one of the better desktop clients available and it's the one I've come to rely on when I'm not using my iPhone or iPad. Back in October I upgraded my pc's to Windows 8. After reinstalling TweetDeck I was confronted with a fatal error; TweetDeck failed to login to my account and displayed ...

Install Windows 8 Developer Preview in VirtualBox

Install Windows 8 Developer Preview in VirtualBox

Windows 8 is here. You've seen all the screen shots, read all the blogger reviews, but what is it REALLY like? The only way to find out is to try it for yourself but switching your primary computer over to a preview OS isn't feasible and not everyone has extra hardware laying around to test the new OS on. That's where virtualization comes into play. Windows 8 can be tested on your current computer via Oracle VM VirtualBox. It won't run as ...

Mother Nature’s Fury: Flooding In Avon, NY

Mother Nature’s Fury: Flooding In Avon, NY

We've had a run of bad weather in our area. A harsh winter coupled with extreme weather throughout spring and summer has left many wondering if this is the new normal. Normal or not, it's left residents with plenty of work to do and today was no exception. Starting around 11pm last night we've been experiencing heavy rainfall to the tune of more than 5 inches. Luckily we've only had a small amount of water in our basement. People in neighboring Avon ...

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