Apple Having Issues with Office 365?

So I spent all day trying to figure this out–at 8:30AM my Outlook stopped updating completely. I was able to get into the Office 365 Portal and access my email, so nothing was wrong with my account. Very frustrated, I began to look around for solutions. Our MSP Director suggested a full uninstall of Office–Who has time for that when productivity is king in the world of IT??? After taking the entire...

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API Security

  API Security Have you ever questioned your API security? Many businesses do, but they don’t take action.   API stands for application-programming interface. It is basically the force behind all web-based tools or software. When a large, well-known company makes their API public they are allowing other software developers to use it and design their own products powered by it’s service....

April 11, 2016 by Kacie Reed 0 Comments Tags: API, Security, Software
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Activating Office 2010 or 2013

If you are trying to Activate Office 2010 or 2013, and you receive this error… An unspecified error has occurred. Your request cannot be processed at this time. Please try again later. (0x80070190) This occurs when a full installation of Office is performed, but the Product Key isn’t entered in time, and you go to the Change Program in Program Management to enter the key, and it successfully accepts...

November 11, 2014 by Lauren Winstead 0 Comments
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Setting up Watchguard SSL VPN on a Macintosh Computer

The beauty of being an IT technician, is that you have the possibility of learning something completely new every day. Along with this amazing opportunity, frustration can arise from trying to master a new skill or tackle a particular stubborn issue. Upon setting up a Watchguard SSL VPN on the Watchguard device itself and the client’s machines, I ran across a peculiar problem. A Macintosh computer on the...

August 04, 2014 by Lauren Winstead 0 Comments
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Directly Querying MySQL Database in WordPress

WPDB Object WordPress now provides a very useful class in order to directly query the database for any information desired. This can be useful when working with items outside of the loop, or when working with a certain theme that stores data in an abnormal way. This class utilizes the Php Data Object extension to safely send and receive data from the database. The Objective For this example, we want to query the...

July 22, 2013 by meritadmin 0 Comments
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How to Create a Sidebar Navigation Menu with Parent and Child Pages

For a recent Saas application we are working on, I ran into the challenge of creating a WordPress template page that displayed a menu in the sidebar of the page with the Parent Page as the first list item, followed by the child pages of that parent. The function in use is wp_list_pages(), which can accept a pretty wide range of parameters to allow for various customization. For more info about this particular...

July 15, 2013 by meritadmin 0 Comments
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