How to get rid of the “searchguide.level3.com” hack ? [Solved]

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Somedays back I noticed that when I type something into my browser it takes me to a different search engine called “searchguide.level3.com” which I don’t remember installing or set in the browser. I looked into my browser settings for anything suspicious but didn’t find any. Now, how to get rid of the “searchguide.level3.com” hack ? …     continue reading  

Like Ultimate Member, But do not need WooCommerce. Want to use EDD for Ultimate Member

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Ultimate Member – EDD Integrates the popular e-commerce plugin Easy Digital Downloads with Ultimate Member.   Key Features View Easily integrates users purchases tab in user profile You can display and view user orders from account page Now manage billing address from account page You allow user to have a specific role if they purchase a specific …     continue reading  

How to stop outgoing emails being sent through postfix from your local machine in Mac OS X ?

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In latest versions of Mac OS X, by default the postfix is set to send emails from your local machine to outside world. This might cause you troubles if you are developing applications on your local machine and your application has email sending functionality to customers. Unfortunately if you have some customers’ email addresses in …     continue reading  

ERROR: failed to mkdir C:\php\pear\tests\PHP_CodeSniffer\CodeSniffer\Core\File [Solved]

If your PHP installation has been done somewhere else other than the C:\ drive, then “pear install” command may throw errors. Example: Here in my case, the xampp has been installed into E:\ drive and the “pear install” throws error.

Solution: I get into the “pear” directory and checked config values set for different …     continue reading  

Setup PHP CodeSniffer along with WordPress Coding Standards [ Windows, XAMPP ]

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The other day, I had some problem setting up latest WordPress coding standard for PHP CodeSniffer on a Windows machine. It was throwing some errors/warnings like the below. There were some others, but eventually we had fixed some of those. However the WP coding standards were not getting listed in phpcs. 🙁

Here are …     continue reading