How to create a slideshow in Drupal 7

To create a slideshow in Drupal 7 Create a Slideshow content Log into Drupal as administrator In the top menu select Content and Add content On the Add Content page select Slideshow On the Create Slideshow page enter the title of the page, and populate the fields for the images. Click the Choose File to upload the […]

How to install a Drupal module

To install a Drupal module Download the Drupal module from the www.drupal.org website, Unzip the module, With an FTP client upload the module directory to sites/all/modules/contrib Log into the Drupal site as administrator, In the menu select Modules, Click the switch next to the module name to turn it ON. The orange switch label reminds you to […]

Migrate a WordPress web site to DreamHost

DreamHost is one of the recommended WordPress hosting providers. The DreamHost website has an extensive knowledge base, but the necessary steps to move your live site from another provider are scattered over multiple pages at https://help.dreamhost.com/hc/en-us/articles/214693178-How-to-manually-migrate-WordPress-to-DreamHost. These steps will guide you through the streamlined migration process. At your old provider Create a site and database […]

Cannot restart the Atlassian Confluence service on Windows

When the Atlassian Confluence wiki is installed on a Windows server, it frequently becomes unavailable. Sometimes it is possible to restart the Atlassian Confluence Windows service, but most of the time the Stop phase times out with: Windows could not stop the Atlassian Confluence service on Local Computer. Error 1053: The service did not respond […]

The FastCGI process exited unexpectedly

When you install WordPress on a Windows machine you may get the following error message: HTTP Error 500.0 – Internal Server Error C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.5\php-cgi.exe – The FastCGI process exited unexpectedly Detailed Error Information: Module FastCgiModule Notification ExecuteRequestHandler Handler PHP55_via_FastCGI1 Error Code 0x000000ff The error message is misleading. If you open the Application events in […]

How to add sample programming code to a post or page in WordPress

Double quotes When you write a post or create a page you may want to add sample program snippets to it. If your code contains double quotes (“) the WordPress page will display different characters for the opening and closing quotes, like in this   “example”. Unfortunately these characters differ from the quotes you use […]

Date specific header image in the Witcher World WordPress theme

Have you ever wanted to display specific images on certain dates in the header of your WordPress page like Google does? If you want to automatically set the header image based on the date there is an easy way to do it. This way you can display a prepared image on certain dates like Independence […]