Setup SMTP relay through Office 365

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Migrating to Office 365 in a small office there are usually some devices or LOB (Line of Business) apps that previously used the local exchange server and now need updating. Here are some pointers to help to get it working. In my case, the annoying problem was a LOB that had a test button that […]


Microsoft Teams groups Emails

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Using Groups in Microsoft Teams is great but there are some problems when trying to receive external emails to a group. I have been using the new “Technical Preview” of Microsoft Teams for a few months now and, off the bat, I have to say I like it. I always like the idea of connecting […]


PHPStorm 2016.3 changes to Terminal

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How to configure PHPStorm terminal to use GitBash on windows! Being a developer who likes using Windows can sometimes have its quirks but using PHPStorm and configuring the Terminal to bash instead of CMD can be very helpful. I have a preference to use bash, mainly sh.exe distributed with Git for Windows. If you are […]


How to build a budget PC

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If you have been thinking about building a PC and don’t have a large budget then Paul from @paulshardware has just done an awesome guide on the parts and how to put it together. He goes into great detail about the components, what they do, what they come with and how they are all connected. […]


WordPress Workflow – WCSYD 2016

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Development to Staging to Production First, big thanks to everyone who attended WordCamp Sydney 2016 and all the awesome people who organised it. This event was my second this year and my second time speaking, truly is the best event to attend. It’s important to remember that everything I talked about on the day and […]


Installing PHP on Windows 10

Installing PHP on Windows

I recently had to install the PHP executable on my laptop for my local Laravel dev. I had some issues, pulled out some hair so I wanted to post what happened when I tried installing PHP on Windows 10. Just installed the local php.exe for Windows 10 on my laptop, had some issues and thought […]