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How to Run Minecraft Mods on Linux (Ubuntu)

By Toby Cryns / February 5, 2021 / Comments Off on How to Run Minecraft Mods on Linux (Ubuntu)

This article by HowToGeek does a wonderful job of outlining how to run Minecraft mods. The stuff I’m writing below is basically a summary of that article. In Terminal, run the following command to install qt5-default: Download and install MultiMC. Log into your Minecraft account inside MultiMC Click “Add Instance” in MultiMC. Right-click on the…

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How I Printed with my Canon i960 in 2021

By Toby Cryns / January 14, 2021 / Comments Off on How I Printed with my Canon i960 in 2021

How to print with a Canon i960 printer in 2021 on Macbook Pro

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Our UpdraftPlus WordPress Plugin Configuration

By Toby Cryns / December 18, 2020 / Comments Off on Our UpdraftPlus WordPress Plugin Configuration

UpdraftPlus is a deceptively-complex WordPress plugin that does one thing really well: It backs up your website to wherever you want (S3, FTP, Backblaze, etc). My only issue with it is that it’s difficult to understand the options. So, for my own benefit and maybe yours, I’m documenting my UpdraftPlus settings here.

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My quest for the perfect WordPress maintenance mode plugin

By Toby Cryns / December 18, 2020 / Comments Off on My quest for the perfect WordPress maintenance mode plugin

There was a day when WordPress maintenance mode plugins were simple little things designed by developers for developers, and these little gems were very useful. Then marketers got involved. Here’s my WordPress maintenance mode plugin that gets back to the true intent of these little beauts.

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How to Migrate Your WordPress Media Library to Amazon S3 on the CHEAP!

By Toby Cryns / December 1, 2020 / Comments Off on How to Migrate Your WordPress Media Library to Amazon S3 on the CHEAP!

One thing has irked me over the years is the near monopoly that Delicious Brains holds on the WordPress-to-S3 market AND their corresponding price-gouging and strange pricing for their S3 plugin. Here’s how to break their monopoly and migrate your WordPress media library to S3 on the cheap.

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