FileTypeDiag Dumps Complete File Type Association Info for Troubleshooting

FileTypeDiag Dumps Complete File Type Association Info for Troubleshooting

FileExtInfo is a small tool I created several years back, and haven’t had the chance to update it for the latest versions of Windows. Although it just runs fine even in Windows 10 but doesn’t enumerate entries in the 32-bit node in Windows 64-bit systems. There is another useful tool for dumping file association information to a file; check out FileTypeDiag from pretentiousname.com, the same site which released a popular fix for Adobe PDF thumbnails issue.Read more

How to Rename Your User Profile Folder in Windows?

How to Rename Your User Profile Folder in Windows?

When you create a user account connected to a Microsoft account in Windows 10, the first 5 characters of your live account ID will be used for your user profile folder name. For instance, if sramesh[@outlook.com] is your Microsoft account ID, the user profile path would be "srame". This post tells you how to change the user account home folder name.Read more

[WordPress Plugins] CDN Setup Issues With PHP 7

[WordPress Plugins] CDN Setup Issues With PHP 7

There are numerous guides on how to configure a CDN in WordPress using cache Plugins like W3-Total Cache, WP Super Cache, WP Fastest Cache, and CDN linking Plugins like KeyCDN, CDN Enabler or CDN Linker. All of them do a great job, and especially W3 Total Cache which in my opinion is the best of all caching plugins, because of the number of features it provides. While configuring a CDN is usually a cakewalk, I had a tough time setting up a CDN using WordPress.Read more

Which Program is Using all of Your Internet Bandwidth? Use Resource Monitor to Find it.

Which Program is Using all of Your Internet Bandwidth? Use Resource Monitor to Find it.

If you’re on a slow or capped connection, keeping an eye on the downloads which might be happening at the background is essential. This post explains how to find which programs are currently accessing the internet or transferring data to and from a remote server, and at what speed. The much useful built-in tool, and probably not so prominent among end-users, Resource Monitor shows you the information you need.Read more