HELM to Plesk migration

As Parallels announced “End of Life for Parallels HELM 3 and HELM 4” most likely their licensing servers may be offline on or after December 31, 2014. Parallels has built the migration tool to migrate your existing HELM server to Plesk control panel. For more information, you can refer Parallels Plesk Automation. Since HELM will […]

Remove Index from SMF forum Title

SMF (Simple Machines Forum) is widely used open source forum script. By default SMF forum use following as title: YOUR FORUM NAME – Index If you do not wish to keep “Index” in your forum title, you will need to edit your index.template.php file present in your theme directory. Following are the exact steps to […]

Remove saved credentials of Windows Network sharing

In Windows operating system, you can share the folder within your local network to transfer the data from one system to another system. Sometime when you tried to access network sharing folder, you may receive the following error. Windows cannot access \COMPUTER1\COMPUTER1 Shared Generally this happens if you have changed the password of the username […]

SmarterMail pop up window bug in Firefox 31

Firefox 31 was released couple of days ago as I am writing this. If you are using SmarterMail to manage your email accounts, you may have noticed the issue with pop up window in SmarterMail. This is a bug in SmarterMail with Firefox 31. It is confirmed by SmarterTools and they will address this issue […]

The specified service has been marked for deletion error

You may face the problem to delete Windows service using sc command. When you try to remove a Windows Service with sc delete <service name>, you may encounter the following error: [SC] DeleteService FAILED 1072: The specified service has been marked for deletion. There are several reasons for this error as follow: [1] Microsoft Management […]

Customize httpd.conf for VirtualHost in cPanel

Customize httpd.conf for VirtualHost in cPanel On cPanel/WHM server, httpd.conf is regularly rebuilt and custom changes are lost each time it is rebuilt. Also, it is not recommended to edit main httpd.conf to change settings for VirtualHost. To customize httpd.conf for VirtualHost in cPanel, it is required to use include conf file to override any […]