Pennsylvania COVID-19 Data Scraping with Python

Over the last few weeks I've been using Python to scrape the Pennsylvania Department of Health's Coronavirus page. Over time the page has evolved and even split into sub-pages which contain table date of cases, deaths and other statistics. I've decided to put my Python script on GitHub for public consumption. Initially when I had created the … [Read more...]

ManageEngine ServiceDeskPlus MSP: Change Starting Request ID (Postgres)

The procedure to change the request ID for ServiceDeskPlus MSP product (v10.5 and later) is outlined below. Navigate to the location of ServiceDeskPlus MSP installation and change into the pgsql\bin directory in a command prompt. C:\ManageEngine\ServiceDeskPlus-MSP\pgsql\bin> psql -U sdpadmin -p 65432 -d servicedesk -h … [Read more...]

ServiceDesk Plus MSP 10.5 Postgre SQL password

The latest release of ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus MSP changes the default user and password of the Postgres SQL database. Previously, the command to connect to the database was: psql -U postgres -p 65432 -d servicedesk -h 127.0.0.1 The new change shows that there is a change in username and password as follows: psql -U sdpadmin -p … [Read more...]

Install Windows Admin Console on a Domain Controller

WARNING:Doing this may damage your system. Microsoft has no documentation as to why WAC is not supported on a domain controller. Please only use this for educational/lab purposes. You've been warned! The installer sets the MsiNTProductType property for Windows NT, Windows 2000, and later operating systems. This property … [Read more...]

Another Sage 50 user or Workstation is Accessing this Company…

Another Sage 50 user or workstation is accessing this company area or performing a similar company process. Please wait a moment and try again. If you believe you received this message in error, have all users exit Sage 50 and try again. We are experiencing this exact issue.  I'll be looking more in-depth to see if I can narrow it … [Read more...]