What is it with spiders this year? There have been some mammoth beasties trapped in my house this summer. granted, i live in a 340 year old cottage and so creepies, crawlies, slitheries, runners and flappers are pretty commonplace, but this year I have seen some tarantula sized examples of the regular brown house spider.… Read More »
Over the last few days we have truly seen the problem with the modern game of football (“soccer” if you are reading this in the US of A). First up, let’s set the record straight: I’m a Fulham fan so no vested interest in either party here. Who is involved? In the left corner, wearing… Read More »
This weekend has been monumental! I have not seen “the big guy from France” for a few years (Athens 2001, I think) and have been eager with anticipation of his much publicised World Arena Tour since I first heard about it early in the year. As somebody who has been a lifelong fan (my first… Read More »
Trying to install SQL Server Express 2005 on Windows 7 64bit? You may see issues especially if you are using one of the lightweight downloads of SSE that is dual x86/x64 packaged for x64 WOW. If you are seeing an ASP registration error, make sure you have the ASP and IIS features ON in Windows… Read More »
If you install Windows Storage Server 2008 you will notice that it does not prompt you (like other Windows Server installers) for an Administrator password. It’s: wSS2008! (case sensitive and you need the exclamation mark (or pling if you are old school…) How very annoying!
This weekend has been unusual for me. I like to hunt, shoot, fish as some of you know; I am an outdoors kind of guy. For a light change of pace on Saturday just gone, it was like being back in the US of A – I went to a geek event; SharePoint Saturday UK.… Read More »