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Author: Maricela Potoc

Programmer & Mechatronics student

Control + F5 – Reload web pages and see changes

I use CTRL + F5 in Windows to reload a web page and see the changes that I just made in WordPress. Especially for WordPress themes and plugins translations, it’s very helpful to see if you translated the words in the right place, since the same words can be found in several places.

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No sound in windows 8.1

I was really angry to discover frequent sound issues with windows 8.1. The sound icon shows up as mute and when I press the troubleshoot button no fix is available. Fortunately I found a small and quick hack to help you fix the no sound issue in windows 8.1. No sound in windows 8.1 – […]

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Poisoned words

We often say that words don’t matter, that the facts make the difference and define who we are. We all heard of expressions such as „empty words”, but let’s face it…we all got our share of words filled with poison. The poisoned words have a very weird behavior: when we utter them, they seem like […]

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The cigarette men

Cigarette men are people in our life that have the same effect as a drug. We know that that they are bad for us, but they have that special flavour, they bring us comfort when we feel angry or sick, they are always close to our heart when life gets tough. But they also poison […]

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Delete files with a too long name in windows 8.1

If you installed windows 8.1 and you tried anything but still couldn’t get rid of the folder Windows.old because you get an error saying that you should rename the files in order to be able to move/delete them and you can’t edit the too long name of the files,  here is the solution: 1. Go […]

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Lame Flirting Phrases

Photo taken from http://25.media.tumblr.com/027c2cf46ac5033e27c6d53380138f1d/tumblr_mnhu7rSz1T1s51zjyo1_250.gif   As you know, most men are not too creative when it comes to picking up women. Here you can find some classic lame flirting phrases: 1. I’m no Fred Flintstone, but I can make your Bedrock. 2. I lost my number , can i have yours? 3. Did it hurt […]

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The best audio tagger for Linux

I was having a huge dilemma – I can’t give up on Linux and could not find a good audio tagger for Linux. I spent many hours searching for the best alternative to MediaMonkey for Linux and finally I found not just an alternative, but actually a better and faster audio tagger than MediaMonkey. So…let […]

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Enable javascript in firefox

I use linux(fedora)now and sometimes one update messes up things, so I need to fix them. I often can’t see videos right or some web pages show up with missing elements. Not anymore since I got a fix. I wanted to access google drive and I was told I need to enable javascript in firefox […]

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There is no right path, just options

I used to wonder…what should I do in life? What is the right path to follow? Then I used to find something that worked perfectly for me, improved my life and made me happy and I thought that I found nirvana for everyone, but this was definitely not the case. Even if my way worked […]

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HTML5

Today I made up my mind and started learning HTML5 from this guy’s tutorial on youtube. He has a nice voice and explains everything in a very clear manner and a high video quality. I wanted the best editor around and I found it: . At the first sight it looks like a simple and […]

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