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2-Step Verification Setup for Google Account Not Working

Are you trying to set up 2-Step Verification for your Google account but keep being returned to the previous Sign-In & Security page? Well, it’s most likely because you are using your own domain name with a G Suite account (formerly known as Google Apps) and there’s a little bit more setup needed before you Read more about 2-Step Verification Setup for Google Account Not Working[…]

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How to fix: Hyperlinks not working in Onenote or Outlook

This blog post is about how to fix the error message you get when clicking on a link in an email in Outlook or in a note in Onenote. (The programs I am using at the moment are the 2016 desktop versions on the latest version of Windows 10).   Having trouble with hyperlinks not Read more about How to fix: Hyperlinks not working in Onenote or Outlook[…]

How to Migrate your Blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org AND change your Domain Name

There are lots of “how to” posts and step by step guides out there which are extremely informative. They are great for getting that particular thing done. But sometimes what you need is “How to do this, but also do that while doing this” – These kinds of posts rarely exist, and they are hidden Read more about How to Migrate your Blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org AND change your Domain Name[…]

Quick Post Shortcut for Google+ using Tasker

I have searched everywhere for a homescreen widget that posts direct to Google+ but had no luck. The only option is the standard Google+ widget that comes with the app, but I didn’t want the posts displaying on my homescreen. So I realised I can easily do this with a Tasker shortcut.

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How to avoid Menu Wrapping in the WordPress Tesseract Theme

I have been building a new, simple website over the last day or two for one of my businesses using the Tesseract Theme, a really great theme for making a nice and simple self hosted WordPress website. I ran into the problem where my menu items were wrapping onto two lines, even though the items Read more about How to avoid Menu Wrapping in the WordPress Tesseract Theme[…]

Jumped my first Hurdle – Weight Loss Journal

This week has shown success, I have managed to pass a barrier that I have been struggling with for quite some time. This barrier can also be known as 100kg and I have beaten it! I am now 99kg and feeling great.

There’s still a long way to go, but I feel good that the effort I am putting into it is really starting to pay off. With a total loss of 4kg (8.8lbs) I can now start to focus on my next marker which is 95kg and I’m going to really make a good go of it.

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