Author Archives: Qucho

About Qucho

Once we were young and stupid; now we are not so young anymore.

Kentico 7 installer doesn’t detect already installed IIS 8.5 in Windows Server 2012

There is an issue when trying to install Kentico 7 using the new installer (there is also a classic installer), where the wizard will not see that you have an IIS 8.5 server running and it will not list the … Continue reading

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Successfully Install Web Deploy 3.5 in IIS 8 on Windows Server 2012

  If you install Web Deploy using the Web Platform Installer (WPI) within IIS, some components wont be added by default and you wont be able to make it work. You will need to open incoming TCP port 8172 in … Continue reading

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Import SSL certificates from IIS into Oracle Wallet Manager

  When you need to install or renew an SSL certificate in your webserver, you first need to create a certificate request. You can generate this request inside IIS or Oracle Wallet Manager (OWM). But what happens with you already … Continue reading

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Very special specimen

At lunch, one of my colleagues made the quoted statement down below. As he was making the statement, my immediate thought was him pinned to a cork board, so I had to photo edit the image below to explain this … Continue reading

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BatCat

I want to see you try this with puppies. No, it does not work. Kittens are clearly superior.

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Being a programmer is like a city car driver.

You have something in common with every single driver in the city: You think you are the only one who know how to drive. Everybody else thinks the same. Programmers have the tendency to think the same way. We think … Continue reading

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An engineer walks into a bar…

An engineer walks into a bar and orders 1.0E20 root beers. Bartender: "That’s a root beer float." Engineer: "Make it a double."

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SharePoint 2012 Search Top Level Error

We have a production SharePoint 2010 server with the out-of-the-box search feature enabled. After adding more web applications to our server and changing the port on some of the existing ones, the search stopped working. All searches would come back … Continue reading

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Deer-proof

Someone shoots deer at you and you wear a flowers-made deer-proof vest? Continue reading

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MS Business Contact Manager for Outlook

BCM does not show any database If you are planning on using a dedicated SQL Server for your BCM database you may find that BCM shows none of your databases. While the reasons for this can vary -from permissions to … Continue reading

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