How to Copy a VHD in Azure

I’m so glad that moving data around in Azure is easy now! It wasn’t that long ago that I had to move data from subscription to subscription or upload data from on-premises into Azure and frankly it was a pain involving loading several powershell cmdlets after first loading up all of the powershell modules that […]


Error uploading media into WordPress

Started to have a problem uploading additional photos into the media library in WordPress. When uploading it would appear to work, show the file there, but no preview and when you clicked on it to edit the file an error message presented that says the file contains no content. Solution: After opening a ticket with […]

How to Modify Metered Connections in Windows 10

I was desperate to repair an issue with my Windows 10 machine but was unable to complete the download because all I had was a metered connection. Now don’t get me wrong the metered connection settings are brilliant and a great money and data usage saver but it can also be annoying. On the flip […]

When Group Policies Suddenly Stop Working

On June 14, 2016 Microsoft released MS16-072 KB3159398 to fix a vulnerability in Group Policy whereby an attacker can allow elevation of privilege if an attacker launches a man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attack against the traffic passing between a domain controller and the target machine on domain-joined Windows computers. After MS16-072 is installed, user group policies are […]


Patch Released–PatchGrid updated

This is a special edition of the PatchGrid due to the release of a patch. Microsoft continues to have problems with people not performing the manual steps required after you update WSUS for Windows 10.  There’s a part-two blog post on it now. Be sure to read up or you’ll find yourself in a very […]