Web deployment task failed

October 26, 2016 TechGuy 0

I ran into another issue when publishing my Asp.net web app to a new server. I would get the following message: Web deployment task failed. (Could not connect to the remote computer (“<mywebsite>”). On the remote computer, make sure that Web Deploy is installed and that the required process (“Web […]

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Flushing DNS on Windows

October 26, 2016 TechGuy 0

I ran in to a problem where my DNS wasn’t updating after I made an update on Godaddy for a website. I tried this by it’s self: ipconfig /flushdns I actually tried it several time without any luck. The DNS server had the right ip but my workstation did not. […]

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WinMTR – Free Network Diagnostic Tool

October 13, 2016 TechGuy 0

I was directed to this app today to get me an idea where some latency was occurring. Simple to use and gives you a few averages that help you determine where in your hop the issue is at. From their website: WinMTR is a Windows application which combines the functionality […]

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IIS Crypto by Nartac Software

October 12, 2016 TechGuy 0

Very very useful utility when trying to get your protocols on your server correct. This is from their site: IIS Crypto is a free tool that gives administrators the ability to enable or disable protocols, ciphers, hashes and key exchange algorithms on Windows Server 2008, 2012 and 2016. It also […]

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Size Matters! (At least for passwords)

October 12, 2016 TechGuy 0

I find the gif below interesting since most of the people I know gawk at my lengthy passwords. I can only imagine what people are using for their passwords. I go by this rule of thumb, well at least now I do: Do not use the same password twice. Have […]

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