How to modify or disable auto-correct on your Android keyboard

I hope you had the chance to optimize your web experience by changing your Chrome flags through last week’s Android customization post. This week, we want to head back to a fairly beginner’s task, changing the settings, or completely disabling, auto-correct functionality on your Android devices. Auto-correct, or auto-cucumber, or arto-monkey as it is sometimes referred to, is responsible … Read more

How do I truncate a log file in SQL Server?

Shrinking a log file to a specified target size SQL Dev servers typically use “Simple” for the Recovery Mode while SQL Prod servers use “Full.” The SQL query below assumes that you are temporarily switching from Full Recovery Mode to Simple and then back to Full. The following example shrinks the log file in the AdventureWorks database … Read more

How To Clone a Hard Drive In Windows 10

You might be replacing a broken drive or thinking about upgrading to a faster solid state drive. Whatever you’re planning, it can often be an inconvenience when you’re switching from one hard drive to another, especially if it’s the drive that contains your operating system or important documents and media files. Rather than slowly and manually copying across … Read more

GitHub Error: Authentication Failed from the Command Line

After setting up 2 Factor Authentication on GitHub, I couldn’t push my remote repositories from the command line anymore. When I tried to push a remote repo, the command line threw this error: ~ :> git push origin my-branchUsername for ‘’: myusernamePassword for ‘https://[email protected]’: mypasswordremote: Invalid username or password.fatal: Authentication failed for ‘’ The error … Read more