• Aug 27, 2015

    Bulk Renaming files in Amazon S3

    The problem: We are currently migrating our on demand video collection from dedicated servers to Amazon's Simple Storage Service (S3). The process has been fairly smooth, if a little laborious. … more

    Tags: Amazon S3

  • Aug 26, 2015

    IIS Redirect Path to Root

    We have been migrating quite a few sites at work recently so thought I'd just note down a simple iis rule for redirecting a path to the root of your site. <system.webServer> <rewrite> … more

    Tags: IIS

  • Aug 6, 2015

    Creating a copy of a database

    If I'm honest, I've always been a little bit of a worry wart, especially when it comes to making big changes to live databases. So I have quite a few test environments where I go and break stuff. … more

    Tags: SQL, Database

  • Apr 30, 2015

    Downloading all Inline Images in an Email

    I recently got sent several emails full of a bazillion images that I had to upload to a website. Okay so there weren't that many, but close to a thousand images. Now, unfortunately, instead of … more

    Tags: Email

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Custom Tokens in Orchard CMS

    In the previous post we created a site setting and a custom layer rule for widgets. We are now going to look at exposing our setting as a token so it can be used in workflows. Tokens are pieces of … more

    Tags: orchard, tokens

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Custom Layer Rule in Orchard CMS

    I sometimes question the usage of Orchard at work, where we often use it for small, one-time use webcast sites and using a fully-fledged CMS seems a bit overkill. However, when it comes down to it, … more

    Tags: Orchard