Tag Archives: Files

Windows 7 Partition Manager

I’ve just found a handy free tool for managing partitions really easily in Windows 7. http://www.partitionwizard.com/free-partition-manager.html I’d used the built in partition manager in the Windows 7 Disk Management tools to shrink my primary volume and make the second drive, but then I realised I’d made it too big and needed a couple of extra […]


WordPress 2.8 automatic upgrade fails

I’ve been trying to update my wordpress blogs from various versions like 2.5 and 2.7 to the newest 2.8 for a while now, but was never able to do it automatically. Every time I pressed the “upgrade automatically” button, it told me it was downloading the latest file from WordPress, but it never got any […]


Apple iPhone OS 3.0 – function follows form

I was reading a post over at ALA today called In Defense of Eye Candy, in which Stephen Anderson talks about how actually putting some effort into the way a site looks can have positive effects on the way the site is used. The more we learn about people, and how our brains process information, […]


Creating Transparent favicon in Photoshop

I’ve found a handy little plugin for Photoshop that lets you save files out in the .ICO format – handy for making favicons for your website! http://www.telegraphics.com.au/sw/ Download the “ICO (Windows Icon) Format” in Mac or Windows format, unzip and copy the “ICOFormat.8bi” file into your “File Formats” plugin folder located in “C:Program FilesAdobeAdobe Photoshop […]