Ads show up in any website I browse

Browser used: Firefox 25 Scenario: I browse any decent website and annoying ads show up. I already disabled all the browser add-ons. This does not occur in Chrome. I did not try it in Internet Explorer because I am not using it. Cause: This is because of a particular program called OKitSpace. Solution: To remove … Continue reading Ads show up in any website I browse

Basic Guide for New System Administrators

In 2012, I played partly the role of a system administrator and I learned some important things (especially during the sleepless nights and long hours of waiting and reading). I have very little experience with this kind of work, but I want to share with you what I learned especially to those who are just … Continue reading Basic Guide for New System Administrators

Windows: How to know which application uses a port

1. Run command prompt. 2. Type netstat -ano | findstr 0.0:<port> For example: netstat -ano | findstr 0.0:80 The 8080 in the picture is the process ID (PID). You may see the corresponding application of the process ID through Windows Task Manager. You may also use another application such as XAMPP and run Netstat. If … Continue reading Windows: How to know which application uses a port

SharePoint Designer 2013 crashes when checking for errors or publishing workflow

Scenario: When you click the Publish button and the Check for Errors button, SharePoint Designer 2013 crashes and restarts. However, this occurs again even when restarted. Solution I applied: I re-installed SharePoint Designer 2013 on my developer workstation. Repairing it through Programs and Features does not solve the issue. I have encountered this issue several … Continue reading SharePoint Designer 2013 crashes when checking for errors or publishing workflow