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Paul Scollon

  • Member Since: May 25th, 2013
  • Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland
  • www.altfire.ie
  • Web Designer at altFIRE Technologies
  • @scollonp on WordPress.org
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Bio/Description

Paul Scollon is a web designer who also works at Dundalk Institute of Technology in County Louth, Ireland. He runs his own small IT company and teaches nightclasses in ‘Advanced Web Design’ (which basically means PHP/MySQL). He completely supports Open Source software and is big supporter of the GNU/Linux Operating System. His own OS of choice is Ubuntu LTS for desktops and Debian Stable on servers.

  • Created a topic, Simple Yet Functional, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Some of these fancybox plugins have nearly too many fe…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to GDPR compliance, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The plugin need an "acceptance" feature much like contact form 7 has. Basically user has…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Single event category page title being replaced by past event title, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This has actually been an issue with the plugin for a while now - I…

    5 days ago

  • Created a topic, No longer supported?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is by far my most favourite social sharing plugin…

    7 days ago

  • Created a topic, Still Works, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Works in latest WordPress, don't understand 2 things 1…

    4 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, 503 Error, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I had same problem as @micha79 - had to gain SSH acces…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Neat plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Solved a little problem I was having with a particular…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Incredibly Useful, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I found this plugin very useful for keeping a website …

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Delete Administrator Users?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I'll check with management if they want to support you. However, I am sure you…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Delete Administrator Users?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Excellent, thank you. Would be useful if you could specify additional users (or roles) not…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Delete Administrator Users?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This might be a dumb question, but I think it is impor…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Don’t understand the hate, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I installed this plugin and configured as "verified pu…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Exactly What I Needed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    After trying several slider plugins I settled on this …

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Just works!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Surprisingly easy to install and configure. The setup …

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Unsetting the image, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It is. I think I'll set the default image programatically instead, seeing as it's path…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Unsetting the image, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Happened again today. It seems even though the image is at the file path, it…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Featured Image Resolution when using [eo_calendar] shortcode, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is still an issue. Have a look at this event for a good example…

    3 months ago

  • Created a topic, Issues with dlvr.it service, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This plugin seems to stop dlvr.it checking for new fee…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to 2.5.0 breaks my website, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Please test your updates more extensively in future.

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Unsetting the image, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    On several occasions now this plugin has unset the fea…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Error when I activate, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    At the time of the error, yes. The plugin was latest version. With all due…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Awesome, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I really like that I can use Google Authenticator as m…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Featured Image Resolution when using [eo_calendar] shortcode, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The featured image on a new event works fine, but if y…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Center Align?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I would like to center align the ProductAd template, b…

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Perfect, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Does exactly what is says it does. Very easy to use.

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Error when I activate, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Confirmed. Got exactly the same error.

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Gone to hell, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Unfortunately what was once a great plugin is now a do…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to 3 download notifications to admin and receiver, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Same here. Annoying issue with otherwsie perfect little plugin. Please fix!

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Perfect, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Perfect replacement for other similar plugins that hav…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to The plugin hyperdb/db.php has been deactivated…, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks for getting back to me to quick @barry. We deploy WordPress en masse for…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, The plugin hyperdb/db.php has been deactivated…, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If db.php file is to moved after installation of the p…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Exactly What I Needed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I found this plugin to be perfect for my needs, and al…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Setting not showing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    @jdembowski I was never going to post credentials publicly. I was waiting for the author…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Setting not showing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I can provide the author with a login if required....

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Setting not showing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I have a similar issue, but DO get an error in the console. The error…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Variable Product Price field has vanished in Backend wordpress, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I am still seeing issues with variable products also.

    12 months ago

  • Created a topic, Widget ID, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Twitter no longer supplies widget IDs, so this plugin …

    12 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Mailchimp plugin causes Bad Gateway, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I can confirm this bug. Bad Gateway when checking our with built-in Paypal (but not…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest update (1.9.9.9.7) cause whitescreen, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Removing the plugin completely and re-installing seems to fix the issue, but something going on…

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Latest update (1.9.9.9.7) cause whitescreen, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Error in nginx log is: PHP Parse error: syntax error…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to White Screen of Death, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I just got the same, had to disable the plugin to get site back up…

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Why all the hate?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I simply do not understand all the hate for this plugi…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to A disgrace to WordPress, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Well said developers. User didn't bother to read documentation (duh) and jumped straight to leaving…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to Very flexible for developers, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It doesn't look great until you add some customisations. Enough explanation?

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Exactly what I needed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Works as expected, no configuration required. Thanks y…

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Essential, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I use this plugin on all my sites. It's absolutely ess…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to Can’t change ‘Thank you’ Message, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I concur. This string should be editable to make more sense.

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to Page as homepage?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I am experiencing the exact same issue as @sankari. The hack works, but is obviously…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to Retweets and Stars not updating, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Further to my previous post, I had a look under the hood. In bamboo-tweets.php,the lines…

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Retweets and Stars not updating, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Love the plugin, just what I needed. However, the retw…

    1 year ago