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Ian Anderson

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  • Member Since: November 8th, 2009
  • Asker in Norway
  • handycrowd.com
  • Webmaster at Handy Crowd Media
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Bio/Description

Builder and humanitarian turned house husband, inventor, writer and media publisher. Long term Englishman abroad, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, New Zealand and now in Norway raising two kids, and looking after my huge wife and fabulous mortgage.

Interests

Incurably autodidactic so just about everything!

  • Created a topic, plugin causing mobile vers on android/chrome to break, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Changing the menu bar color", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If it's not too late you can use menubar colour changer on twenty eleven.

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yes it was a shock for me. I thought that if you avoided the 'admin'…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the info Peter, your knowledge surpasses my own by a country mile! I…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    How did you guys clean the added code out of the WP-content directory (especially the…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oh, I forgot. I also found this in the mailpoet knowledge base which matched what…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yes, losing settings was my worry but they do seem to 'find themselves' again after…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It seems clear that mailpoet was the victim of this particular attack but it's not…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Good luck and let is know if you learn anything interesting! Ian

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yes second time for me too (first time I tried to use old back ups…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "What's causing this? All plugins disappear, code is added to each PHP file!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do you have mailpoet plugin installed? This happened to me as a result of a…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Backend shows no plugins installed on non-hacked site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi, yes mail poet is running and yes I did have strange code at the…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Rotate/Adjust Pics in WP Post", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I use chrome for browsing and if you look at the image you posted above…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Rotate/Adjust Pics in WP Post", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Go to the updates section and that also tells you what version you have. Strange…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Rotate/Adjust Pics in WP Post", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Very strange! How do the images display on your actual site? Are the width and…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "spam users are registering in my website", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Incidentally, do you have akismet activated?

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "spam users are registering in my website", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi, How are people signing up? For a newsletter or blog updates or as a…

    2 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Backend shows no plugins installed on non-hacked site, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Add images to comments", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Also need this option..... Would like to stay 'within' jetpack for pure simplicity of use!…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, easy way to update an image on your site by replacing it, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "fatal error implicates/blames jetpack polldaddy!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Jeremy, I'll take a look but what's puzzling me is how this happens. I…

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, fatal error implicates/blames jetpack polldaddy!, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Perfectly tailors your menubar colour to suit your design, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Misbehaving favicon.ico file, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, unordered list within a list editing problem, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Stuck in maintenance mode after updating plugins....", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Phew, talked too soon, the maintenance screen has cleared now. ( 5 mins or so)…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Stuck in maintenance mode after updating plugins...., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to Update (Re-upload) Media Files", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Eric, I wanted to update a couple of free giveaway templates of mine and…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, [Theme: Twenty Eleven] moving comments box to top or use support ticket plugin in twenty eleven?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: Amazon Affiliate Link Localizer] How do the links appear to the reader, cloaked?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Wow, you sittin on that laptop Pete! Thanks, that shouldn't scare anyone off clicking now…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: Amazon Affiliate Link Localizer] How do the links appear to the reader, cloaked?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi Pete, Many thanks for getting back to me, appreciate it. Sure, I understand that…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, [Plugin: Amazon Affiliate Link Localizer] How do the links appear to the reader, cloaked?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, [Plugin: Sociable] facebook icon directs to facebook advertising, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your welcome gmoses, I do wonder why it has not been addresses before now though.…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I know, but what to do to 'fix' it? I can't be bothered to change…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Bug? In Chrome, when you try and edit an image options", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Not sure, but given how many people use chrome I am amazed that there is…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry forgot to post the lead http://wordpress.org/support/topic/bug-in-chrome-when-you-try-and-edit-an-image-options?replies=2#post-2008897 :-)

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yeah! Sorted it, kinda. Well at least identified the problem and you would never guess,…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Bug? In Chrome, when you try and edit an image options", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi Rob, Wow, thanks for this, I have been tearing it up trying to figure…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It is strange that more are not mentioning it as it is such a core…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I know jtai21, it is still unresolved for me too. I had been editing this…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oh, I have always tweeked the images this way over many versions. How do you…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, unable to edit images in visual mode via the two pop up icons on the image, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "site advisor highlights problem verifying site ownership", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Cool, and thanks esmi, what would we do without you :-) I'll have a go…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, site advisor highlights problem verifying site ownership, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Where is the element in the CSS stylesheet in 2010 theme?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Esmi, I know I should set up a child theme. But what happens when…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, Where is the element in the CSS stylesheet in 2010 theme?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Home page not showing what the settings indicate, weird.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, Think that I have sorted it. Looks like the redirect plugin I use is…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Home page not showing what the settings indicate, weird.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thinking about it. It looks like a redirect but how?

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, Home page not showing what the settings indicate, weird., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago