Tools: Fport Process to Port Mapper

Fport is a very handy tool to determine which ports are mapped to which process.

You can download it here

From Foundstone (creators of tool):

“fport reports all open TCP/IP and UDP ports and maps them to the owning application. This is the same information you would see using the ‘netstat -an’ command, but it . . . → Read More: Tools: Fport Process to Port Mapper

Receiving LOG DISABLE SBE error PowerEdge 2650

The description of error LOG DISABLE SBE on a PowerEdge 2650 refers to “Multiple single-bit errors on a single memory module.”(source poweredge 2650 error codes)

To figure out which DIMM is having the issues you must open up your Dell OpenManage Server Administrator tool

Poweredge 2650 Error Log Disable SBE

Power Edge . . . → Read More: Receiving LOG DISABLE SBE error PowerEdge 2650

HowTo: Fix Permalinks in WordPress

I totally busted my permalinks… but just fixed it..so I thought i’d share the wealth…

Edit your wordpress.conf and ensure these lines are there

Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks AllowOverride FileInfo

Example of an httpd.conf using bitnami stack in windows server 2003:

Alias /wordpress/ “C:/Program Files/BitNami WAMPStack/apps/wordpress/htdocs/” Alias /wordpress “C:/Program Files/BitNami WAMPStack/apps/wordpress/htdocs” Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks . . . → Read More: HowTo: Fix Permalinks in WordPress

Howto: Change siteid of website in IIS 6.0

The easiest way to change the IIS site id is to create a .bat file like this: (Assuming that 1135282223 was the id of your current site and 5 was the ID you’d like to have)

CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs STOP_SERVER W3SVC/1135282223 CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs MOVE W3SVC/1135282223 W3SVC/5 CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs START_SERVER W3SVC/5

What is %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs ? It is . . . → Read More: Howto: Change siteid of website in IIS 6.0

Howto: Create Windows Explorer Right Click Option “Open Command Prompt Here”

Open up notepad or another editor and paste this in:

Set objShell = CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”) objShell.RegWrite “HKCR\Folder\Shell\MenuText\Command\”, _ “cmd.exe /k cd ” & chr(34) & “%1” & chr(34) objShell.RegWrite “HKCR\Folder\Shell\MenuText\”, “Command Prompt Here”

Save the file as command_prompt_here.vbs and double click it.

If you have issues running it you may need to run cscript.exe command_prompt_here.vbs. The . . . → Read More: Howto: Create Windows Explorer Right Click Option “Open Command Prompt Here”

Howto: Access Windows Host File Using .bat File

Open up notepad or any text editor and paste this in:

C:\WINDOWS\NOTEPAD.EXE C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\DRIVERS\etc\HOSTS

Save the file as ‘hosts.bat’ on your desktop

Howto: Backup your Bitnami Stack’s MySQL DB

Below I will explain how to take nightly backups of your MySQL database Download and Install: MYSQL GUI Tools 7zip Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools to obtain robocopy

After you install the tools bring up a command prompt and run these commands to copy robocopy to our working folder (1BACKUP_MYSQL):

cd \ cd .. . . . → Read More: Howto: Backup your Bitnami Stack’s MySQL DB

Howto: Backup your Data for Free with Online Storage

A number of sites offer the ability to backup your data for free (up to a certain amt then it’s $$$).

The best program I have used by far is DropBox. You get 2GB free and it syncs all your files with any computer you want (PC, MAC, Linux.. even the iphone and ipad!). . . . → Read More: Howto: Backup your Data for Free with Online Storage

Howto: Create a Sitemap and Submit it to Google

First, Sign up for Google’s webmaster tools: https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/

Now it’s time to generate your sitemap, download and install DRKSpider: http://www.drk.com.ar/spider.php

DRKSpider is an open source tool to create sitemaps.

Start up DRKSpider and follow these steps:

Click File – New Enter Site Name hit okay Once scan finishes click File – Export Select . . . → Read More: Howto: Create a Sitemap and Submit it to Google