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?"...

Download Adobe flash RTMP video streams using RTMPDump

I want to download a file but it uses RTMP protocol. Even though the file extension is .flv, but I cannot download them as I always do with HTTP or FTP. RTMP is Real-Time Messaging Protocol which was designed for high-performance transmission of audio, video and data between Adobe Flash Platform technologies, such as Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Air. To download these files Continue reading "Download Adobe flash RTMP video streams using RTMPDump"...

Remove PDF Password using PDF Password Remover Tool

There are two types of password protections in PDF which is, User Password - Password to open the PDF file Owner Password - Password to print, copy, modify the PDF file If your PDF file is protected with User Password, this trick will not work for you. This tool will not be able to recover and remove the password from the PDF. However if the PDF file is using Owner Continue reading "Remove PDF Password using PDF Password Remover Tool"...

Portable BlogDesk with Dropbox

Portable BlogDesk with Dropbox I'm using BlogDesk as my desktop blogging client to update my blogs. The interface is straightforward, can manage multiple blogs, and easy to use. Most of the time, I will use my PC and laptop to update my blogs. Both have Blogdesk installed but the data are kept in each device separately. That's mean when I saved a draft from PC, I can't continue Continue reading "Portable BlogDesk with Dropbox"...

WordPress Error: Is its parent directory writable by the server?

When I want to upload a file to my Wordpress blog, there was an error shown on the Media page like in the image above. "facebook.png" has failed to upload due to an error Unable to create directory /home/OLDPATH/public_html/BLOG/wp-content/uploads/2011/03. Is its parent directory writable by the server? Supposedly there should be no problems because I have successfully Continue reading "WordPress Error: Is its parent directory writable by the server?"...