Here’s a quick WatchGuard tip. I had to do some analysis on bandwidth usage recently, but although I could see the live usage via system manager there was no report for external bandwidth utilisation in WatchGuard Dimension.
To be able to report on bandwidth utilisation in WatchGuard Dimension you need to enable Performance Statistics logging on the WatchGuard Firebox. Here’s how to do it.
I’ve been thinking about moving my website to a new host for a while now, WordPress.com has been a great hosting company but it does have its limitations on how much you can modify settings, themes you can use and plugins available.
So towards the end of last week and over the weekend I decided it was time to spread my wings and fledge from the comfort of WordPress.com nest and out into the big wide world (or over to Fasthosts)!
Happily everything went to plan (mostly) and I learnt loads in the process, I even ended up dreaming of WordPress! Continue reading →
Some Router and Storage GUIs require cached web content to be cleared after a firmware update if there have been major changes in the web interface.
For Firefox especially I find the location isn’t very intuitive, so to remind myself as much as anything else, here are two ways to clear the cached web content in Firefox. These instructions are for the lastest verison of Firefox – 29, but should be very similar for older versions.
Occasionally if Firefox is becoming slow or you’ve suffered from a dose of persistant adware or popups you may need to reset Firefox back to its default settings.
This is quite a simple task but differs for each browser, so i thought I would document the process. These instructions are for the lastest verison of Firefox – 29, but should be very similar for older versions. Continue reading →