How to update Services in DirectAdmin using CustomBuild?

It is not that difficult to update your server services in DirectAdmin. By using CustomBuild that comes together with DirectAdmin, you can update the services easily and in just a few steps. Warning! Only do this after you have backup your website content and database. You've been warned! 1. SSH into your DirectAdmin server as "root". 2. Then type: cd Continue reading "How to update Services in DirectAdmin using CustomBuild?"...

How to Fix Active Desktop Recovery ?

If your Windows desktop suddenly shows this Active Desktop Recovery error message, and even by clicking the "Restore my Active Desktop" does not solve the problem, or even by changing the wallpaper still showing the same error message on the next restart, then you might need to follow these steps to fix this error. Continue reading "How to Fix Active Desktop Recovery ?"...

Malware Calendar Wallpaper by Kaspersky Lab

Malware Calendar Wallpaper for August 2012 Sometimes I love to change my desktop wallpaper with something that is more refreshing and interesting. While looking for a wallpaper in Google, I found a malware calendar wallpaper which I can put as background on my desktop. This malware calendar wallpaper is consisting of 12 wallpapers that were published by Kaspersky Lab. The Continue reading "Malware Calendar Wallpaper by Kaspersky Lab"...

What to do when external hard drive not recognized?

Have you ever been in this situation where your external hard drive not recognized when you plugged it to the computer? What did you do to solve the problem? Basically, there are several steps that you need to follow to diagnose and investigate why your external hard drive is not recognized by the computer. Continue reading "What to do when external hard drive not recognized?"...

Live Security Platinum Removal

My computer was infected by a virus called, Live Security Platinum. After boot into Windows, suddenly a window that looks like an "antivirus" appeared at the center of the screen. I'm not sure how and when did this "antivirus" get into my computer, but it is clearly not an antivirus. Here is the screenshot of the virus window. Continue reading "Live Security Platinum Removal"...