Cisco: Block Multicast on a Specific Port

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Feb 05 2016 | Comments (0)
Quick couple of lines to disable multicast traffic on a specific interface or port. interface GigabitEthernet1/0/1 switchport block multicast storm-control multicast level 0.00 ! The first command stops outbound multicasts from getting out. The secondcommand...

Cisco: Show System Uptime

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Nov 16 2015 | Comments (0)
To view the Uptime on your Cisco device, login to the device and run the following command: hostname# Show Version You will see the following result (Or similar): On some versions of iOS you may also be able to use the: Show System Uptime command

Cisco: Configure Login using Username and Password

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Jul 06 2015 | Comments (0)
This article will outline the steps and configuration required to configure username and password for a Cisco router or switch. This will use a locally stored username and password database for authentication when connecting to the device via Telnet or Console...

St George Commercial Filmed at Our House

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Nov 08 2014 | Comments (0)
A St George TV Commercial filmed at our old house.

tSQL: Drop Temp Table if Exists

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Feb 26 2014 | Comments (0)
This article describes how to check if a temporary table exists before you delete it. IF OBJECT_ID('tempdb..#tmpTable') IS NOT NULL DROP TABLE #tmpTable'

Win 7: Path to All Users Desktop and Start Menu Folders

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Jan 15 2014 | Comments (0)
Path to all users desktop and start menu in Windows 7 All users desktop: C:\Users\Public\Desktop\ All users start menu: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\ Note: The Desktop folder is hidden, make sure you show hidden files by selecting it under Tools,...

How To: Query NTP Time Source

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Nov 20 2013 | Comments (0)
If you want to query an NTP time source without having to set your computer to synchronise with the time source, you can do so using the W32TM command in command prompt.

How To: Renew a GoDaddy Exchange 2010 SSL Certificate

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Oct 15 2013 | Comments (10)
This article will describe how to renew your Exchange 2010 SSL Certificate with GoDaddy. You may have noticed, that following the normal Renewal process doesn’t work with GoDaddy, because Exchange 2010 will generate a CSR that does not work with the GoDaddy...

How To: Animate background color change with jQuery

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Aug 04 2013 | Comments (2)
This article will show briefly guide you through how to smoothly animate a background color change using jQuery. jQuery Version: 1.9.1 jQuery UI: 1.10.3 First, make sure you have linked to both jQuery and jQueryUI. Put this code in you <head> section of...

Exchange 2010: Mailbox Size

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Jul 04 2013 | Comments (2)
This post demonstrates how you can use Exchange Powershell to list and export user mailbox size, including deleted items size. Run the command below to generate a list of all users, what databse their mailbox is stored in, the TotalItemSize, and TotalDeletedItemSize...