Moodle – Connecting to an Active Directory with PHP using LDAPs Connection
Best Way to Fix Microsoft Sticky Notes
PHP and LDAP are not good friends. I had always issues connecting to a Microsoft Active Directory with PHP using the php_ldap module. And it was always a pain in the ass to figure out what went wrong or why it does not want to connect. My Moodle did not want to connect to the […]
Moodle 3.3 with MySQL SSL Connection in the Azure Cloud
Today I have faced an issue that Sticky Notes did not start. It turned out that recently, Sticky Notes received a much-needed update for the Windows 10. I have found this solution the Guiding Tech blog “Top 8 Ways to Fix Sticky Notes Not Working on Windows 10” post so I installed the update using […]
My First PowerShell to Redirect HTTP to HTTPS on the Azure Application Gateway
Update: Microsoft Azure Database for MySQL: Use PHP (not) to Connect and Query Data article has now some new updates. Microsoft listened to my words, so I have found a documentation how to connect to Azure Database for MySQL with PHP via SSL connection. This can be found here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/mysql/howto-configure-ssl Of course this is not […]
Microsoft Azure Step-by-step Guide to Set Up SSL with self-signed Certificate on an Ubuntu Backend using Azure Application Gateway
After I was able to manage HTTPS with a self-signed certificate on the Microsoft Application Gateway it was the time to redirect all HTTP communication to HTTPS. For that Microsoft offers only a PowerShell solution, you are not able to do that on the Portal. So in my life, it was the first time I had […]
Create a database and an user with SQL Server Authentication
Another day in Paradise with Microsoft. 🙂 Today my task was to set up HTTPS on the test environment with Azure Application Gateway, but the end of the day it was done.
Another day with Microsoft. :)
Again dear Microsoft, why do you harden our life when you could make it easier? Yesterday I was able to install Access Database Engine to connect the .ASP application to its database. But because getting An unhandled win32 exception occurred in w3wp.exe all the times, I thought it is time to change to MS SQL […]
Microsoft Azure Database for MySQL: Use PHP (not) to Connect and Query Data
Well, well, well. Using Microsoft is fun. Even when you need to use it in a production area. Here is the first example. You want to download a Microsoft tool from the Microsoft website with a Microsoft browser. And what happens? You cannot download it. Because it is Microsoft. Other good example is to use […]
Change Password without CTRL + ALT + DEL on a Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop
Back on the road of blogging again. So our client who is a big European organization has Microsoft Azure Cloud services and having consultant company for support. Since we would like to run Moodle we need PHP + MySQL. We got an Ubuntu app server. Funny isn’t is to run Linux machines in the Microsoft […]
Microsoft Office Word: How to Renumber Captions?
Mr. Gates, Why there is no other option to change a password in Windows except pressing CTRL + ALT + DEL? We are using site to site VPN so we have to logon to VM via RDP and from that VM we can jump to the other company’s VM. Even when pressing CTRL + ALT […]
I thought it has to be harder than this, but fortunately Word can be forced to renumber the Captions. How? Simply. Try to print the document and it will automatically renumbers the captions. Cheers.