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Moved my WordPress site to a new server and had a difficult time installing my backup sql database

May 17th, 2016 · No Comments · Budget, HowTo

The size of my database.sql is 190MB, to large to send up to the new sql server on Godaddy.com which has a 8MB limit before it times out. I needed to split the file into smaller pieces. My desktop is a Mac OSX system and the few apps for splitting sql flies are to expensive […]

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Sterling Silver Ring Large Sculptural 3D Frog Hugs Finger Vintage Size 7.5-7.75

January 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment · Collectibles, Ebay, HowTo, Photography

Tabletop photo setup for frog ring on black background  Sterling Frog Ring for Sale on findgreatstuff.com Here’s a wonderful sculptural sterling silver frog ring. He’s very large and dramatic and curls around your finger in the neatest way like he’s hugging onto your finger, gazing out at the world and smiling. Great details… from his […]

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Used Squier Tele by Fender California Series Electric Guitar Working Estate

December 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Collectibles, Ebay, HowTo, Photography

Fender Guitar for sale at findgreatstuff.com Table Top Lighting Setup for Fender Guitar at FindGreatStuff Here is a used Squier Tele by Fender, California Series electric guitar that we purchased from an estate sale. Paper label on the pick guard. It measures 13″ at widest part of body and approximately 38.5″ in total length. We […]

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Harman/Kardon Harmony remote TC 30 work around

June 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment · HowTo, HTPC

[display_podcast] Notes for audio cast Harman/Kardon  Harmony remote TC 30 work around. Mac users don’t upgrade to Harman/Kardon remote version 5.3.2 Mac users need older vision 5.1.4 running on a power PC processor not an intel processor With the remote connected to your power PC running version 5.1.4 you can update your TC 30 remote. […]

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Build Your Sales Pages; Webmerge from FileMakerPro Part 3 of 4

May 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Collectibles, HowTo

Build Your Sales Pages Part 3 of 4 from Bill Lair on Vimeo. HowTO part 3 of 4: Beginning instructions for using WebMerge software to publish your item sales on an internet antique store. Go to HowTO part 1 of 4. Go to HowTO part 2 of 4

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Organize Your Data for Collectible Online Sale. Part 2 of 4

April 14th, 2009 · No Comments · Collectibles, HowTo

Organize Your Data for Collectible Online Sales Part 2 of 4 from Bill Lair on Vimeo. HowTO part 2 of 4: Beginning instructions for using FileMakerPro to orginize your data for publishing sales on your internet antique  store. Go to HowTo part 1 of 4. Bill’s words

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Cut Phone Landline Peace At Last

March 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · HowTo

For the last two years we have been using Skype for all our long distance calls. This has been a super savings for us. We can call any landline with Skype at a minimal charge. Our landline seems to be only used by salespeople trying to sell us something we do not need. We would […]

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How to manage an online Antique Store? Part 1 of 4

September 14th, 2008 · No Comments · Collectibles, HowTo

How to manage an online Antique Store? Part 1 of 4 from Bill Lair on Vimeo. How to manage an online Antique Store? from Bill Lair on Vimeo. HowTO part 1 of 4: There are two software programs that help use manage our internet antique store. They are  FileMaker Pro and WebMerge . This presentation […]

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Mac Mini first generation with Front Row

July 28th, 2008 · 2 Comments · HowTo, HTPC

I finally got Front Row running on my 1st generation Mac Mini. I’m just letting folks know what worked for me, I’m not responsible if these suggestions don”t work for you. Previously I installed Remote Buddy, a Keyspan IR remote receiver and a Harmony remote Harman/Kardon TC-30 which all worked fine although my system lacked the grace of […]

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Harmony remote controls first Mac Mini

June 23rd, 2008 · No Comments · HowTo, HTPC

Sadly, my Mac Mini, being the first configuration, doesn’t have a remote control. I don”t want to purchase a new Mac mini which has a remote, but I would like to remotely control my old Mini. There is a solution that is even better than the Apple remote that comes with the new Minis. The […]

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WHERE oh WHERE is a simple AB monitor switch?

June 19th, 2008 · 3 Comments · HowTo, HTPC

My main computer is a first generation Mac Mini. I have the Mini set up next to my TV lounge chair, which allows me to work while watching TV. I wanted to hook up the Mini to my HDTV to share some of my web video content. So I bought an 18 foot HDMI DVI […]

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