Many are plagued by Microsoft’s shameless promotion using their own distributed adware disguised as an important Windows update. package
Many are not anxious to jump on the subscription-based software band-wagon and be forced to pay annual fees later (most don’t read that far).
Don’t be fooled by that “free upgrade” offer. It’s only free for the first year, after which you are paying as long as you continue using the software. They are giving it free for the first year to saturate the user-base thereby increasing profit margins exponentially the following years.
Follow these simple steps to remove the “Get Windows 10” task-bar icon… Continue reading Get Windows 10 (gwx.exe) Uninstall / Removal
I covered the initial issues regarding Windows Update patches causing UltraTax to malfunction last month and the problem persists.
The same issues resulting from KB3038314 are also present in KB3049563. The same updates are rolled into the latest IE download packages as well. Continue reading Another UltraTax Breaking Windows Update To Avoid
The error message that eventually pops up (if you wait long enough) is displayed below. I called UltraTax support today to find out why this was stopping (luckily) one system in our tax office.
Web Browser: Stop running this script? A script on this page is causing your web browser to run slowly. If it continues to run, your computer might become unresponsive. Yes – No
Continue reading UltraTax Errors Caused by Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer
Ever need to send a LOT of information via text? Are your thumbs getting tired? If you know the recipient’s mobile network, use the list below to send them a text via email.
Note: Replace “#” with the actual mobile number 😉
Boost Mobile: #@myboostmobile.com
Cingular / Consumer Cellular: #@cingularme.com
Metro PCS: #@mymetropcs.com
Sprint: #@messaging.sprintpcs.com or #@pm.sprint.com
U.S. Cellular: #@email.uscc.net
Virgin Mobile: #@vmobl.com
This list may be updated occasionally.
I will be moving from Florida to Arizona next week. So I may be slow to respond to emails during this transition. My phone number will remain the same, so if you have an *emergency, call or text instead of emailing.
* If your store is not offline and you can proceed with business-as-usual, it is not an emergency 😉
I just saw the announcement for Google’s revised reCAPTHCA API, so I decided threw together a quick example. It worked well without even looking at the documentation. So simple to integrate it’s ridiculous. Here is the PHP (no security for simplicity)… Continue reading Google’s New “I’m Not a Robot” reCaptcha Implemented in PHP