Category: Tutorials

Add rows to “Most Popular Sites” tab

This post has been updated and the content has been confirmed to be working with both Internet Explorer 9 and Internet Explorer 10. Automated: Download this reg script I wrote. Save it as ‘SomeName.reg’. If you want 4 rows, just

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Tracking user behaviour on your website

Tracking the behaviour of the users on your website can be useful for Search Engine Optimization and User Experience Optimization. In this tutorial I describe how you can get started with a simple piece of PHP and a MySQL query.

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Execute a PHP script using CRON

In response to this post, I’ve received the following email: “How can I execute a PHP page using CRON? I’m trying ‘php -q /path/script.php’ but it does nothing..“ Note: It’s very likely that your PHP binary is outside of the

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Daily Full MySQL backup using cron

Today I bring to you a cron job that will save a well named gzip of your database dump every day at 4:00 (4am). Example output: “myDB_2012-01-29_04-00-01.sql.gz“ In this example, I’ll use a fictional host, path, login and password. When

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Observer Pattern in Java [Example]

Click an image to enlarge. Runnable Observable Class example: This is the class that is the core of our program. As we’re using it threaded, this class implements Runnable. Because we also want to know when it actually is running,

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Automated DynDNS update B-BOX 2

This small tutorial will teach you how you can make your Belgacom B-BOX 2 update your DynDNS ip without installing any additional software. Step 1: Go to: http://192.168.1.1/index.cgi?user_name=admin&password=BGCVDSL2 If you have changed the B-BOX2 ip, replace 192.168.1.1 in the uri

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Get your Xbox 360 to redetect your PC

Before you start: make sure the right ports are open, your files are shared in Windows Media Player, and sharing is activated on your network In my case everything was working until one day, it simply wasn’t. My pc could

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