12 Dec 2016

How to delete Google Chrome favicon cache

How to refresh Google Chrome bookmarks icons when a wrong favicon is shown.

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09 Sep 2016

Windows: how to fix “Invalid file handle” error

One reason for the “Invalid file handle” error in Windows when deleting a file is that a reserved name is used for its name. Infact, as stated in this Microsoft article, during files/folders creation in Windows filesystem you should not use the following reserved names: CON, PRN, AUX, NUL COM1, COM2, COM3, COM4,

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19 May 2016

TeslaCrypt: how to restore encrypted files

How to decrypt TeslaCrypt encrypted files with extension .xxx, .ttt, .micro or .mp3 using a software called TeslaDecoder

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21 Mar 2016

Linux: passwordless SSH login using private keys

In case you don’t know, Secure Shell (SSH) is a UNIX-based command interface and protocol for securely getting access to a remote computer. Default method for SSH access is password-based authentication: by knowing a remote system user’s username and password, you can login into the system. Using private/public key pairs instead of (or

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29 Dec 2015

Data Recovery: Tenorshare Any Data Recovery Pro

The most important digital assets in your possession is represented by personal data, that nobody can give you back if lost. How many of you will ever accidentally delete important files, even family photos in digital format, the latest draft of the thesis or other, bypassing or emptying operating system’s

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14 Dec 2015

Developers IDE: Codelobster PHP Edition

We had the chance to test Codelobster PHP Edition in its Professional version that offers a series of plugins for widely used third-party CMS

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04 Dec 2015

Recover MySQL INNODB tables without ibdata1 file

If you use MySQL DBMS (DataBase Management System), it could happen to lose or accidentally delete the ibdata1 file located in MySQL data folder. This file is very importante, since it holds the system tablespace of all the INNODB tables. By enabling innodb_file_per_table option, you can store data and index pages outside ibdata1 file, creating a

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18 Nov 2015

How to boot Windows 8/8.1 in safe mode

You surely noticed that Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 no longer boot in Safe Mode by pressing F8 or Shift+F8 keys. That’s because the boot procedure in Windows 8/8.1 has changed, since it become so fast that it literally cannot be interrupted by any of your keypresses. Anyway, Safe Mode in Windows 8 and Windows

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26 Oct 2015

Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 offline installer

Visual Studio 2015 is a Microsoft product integrating developer productivity tools, cloud services, and extensions to create great apps and games for the web, Windows Store, the desktop, for Android and iOS. The main changes from the previous version in 2013 are: product setup, now componentized sign in across multiple Visual Studio

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12 Oct 2015

Install and configure GitLab with Plesk 12 on CentOS 6

Let’s start by understanding what we’re talking about: Git is a DVCS – Distributed Version Control System software created in 2005 by Linus Torvalds, a Finnish programmer known as the author of the first version of the Linux kernel. In short, it allows you to keep track of changes made

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