if you want to do customer service, absolutely do not do this.
A while ago, I posted a basic tutorial on how to do some simple web scraping in Python using requests and beautifulsoup. It obviously got found in Google because the hits were good. There were however, a couple of comments highlighting issues with it – Brett and Sean saying issues […]
If you use email enabled document libraries or indeed any other method of storing email messages (commonly created in Exchange / Outlook) in Sharepoint document libraries then they are more than likely stored in .eml format (that first appeared in Outlook Express) as opposed to the more modern .msg format. […]
Update: 2019-05-13 – this has been edited to fix a little bug in the code transcript. There is also a follow-up article on working with Python3 here. I’m a print subscriber of both The MagPi and HackSpace magazine. In a recent edition of HackSpace (p129 of issue #12) it referenced […]
If you’ve recently migrated a VMWare Fusion virtual machine to VMWare ESXi, which itself had multiple disks, you may find that secondary disks don’t show up. You can change this using DISKPART. In my case, this didn’t happen in a Windows 10 VM with two disks, but did happen in […]
Way back in 2012, I dabbled with ESXi. In fact, I faced then, moreorless the same problem I was facing a few days ago. That particular ESXi server didn’t last particularly long – no technical issues, it just didn’t turn out to be the thing I wanted. Fast forward 6 […]
With most things in SQL Server it’s tempting to think you can script it. Because most of the time you can. Recently, I had a requirement to quickly drop everything out of a database (but without actually just dropping the whole database.) The best option I found, was: 1) In […]