Word: Adding a date picker in a Microsoft Word Document

How do I add a date picker into a Microsoft Word Document? Configure Word First we need to set up Word to allow you to add content controls to your documents Open Microsoft Word Select File then Options Select “Customise Ribbon” On the right panel select “Developer” Click “OK” You will now see a new menu option on the ribbon called “Developer” Placing a date picker control in your document Place your cursor at the position where you want to insert a date picker control. Read More +

Security Warnings when browsing web site – https:\\

Safe Browsing

As we browse the internet we are seeing more security warnings that suggest that you do not continue to the desired web site, these warning typically relate to the security certificate that the site uses and the errors could indicate that the site has been hijacked or simply that the legitimate site has an error on the certificate. Sites that are secured by a security certificate start with https:\\.

Windows Defender not updating definitions on Windows Server 2008 and SBS2011

Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard Edition and Windows Server 2008 R2.

Windows Updates repeatedly fails to install "Definition Update for Windows Defender".
Manually updating definitions through Windows Defender but this fails.
Running "mpcmdrun.exe -RemoveDefinitions -All" and then "mpcmdrun.exe -SignatureUpdate" but this fails with the error "ERROR: Signature Update failed with hr=8050A005".
sfc /scannow finds no errors.

Security Note: SMS Spam what is it?

What is Spam?

Spam can be classed as unsolicited messages, typically from senders who you do not know, but can be a familiar sender who has been compromised by hackers.

What is Phishing?

Phishing is messages that request you contact them by opening a web link, replying or making contact via phone. These senders are after your personal details and pretend to be a legitimate company. They are phishing for personal information that helps identify you, bank account verification etc. Keep in mind that little bits of personal information can build a complete profile about you and WILL be shared within the hacking community.

Visual Studio 2017 Installer Projects – Part 3

In Visual Studio 2017 Installer Projects Part 2 we established a test application that we want to create an installer package. In this article we will open the test application and add a new set-up installer project. Open our test project TheWorldsGreatest.sln In Solution explorer we need to add a new project to our solution, right click on the solution "Solution 'TheWorldsGreatest' (2 projects" and Add\New project. Select "Setup project" and name the new project "TheWorldsGreatestInstall" Click on the TheWorldsGreatestInstall project where we can edit Read More +