PowerShell Script to Split, Replace and Rename File Names in the Folder Recursively and in Bulk

Important Note: The File renaming in bulk can result in dangerous results in not handled correctly.  This post is ONLY to share my learning’s to serve you as a guidance to build your own scripts for similar requirements.  Requirement: I had a folder which contained sub-folders and then files.  The naming convention of file names […]


Online booking to get MRI Scan at Best Price

I needed to get MRI Lumber Spine scan done for my father recently.  I have had done it couple of times by directly reaching the Diagnostic centers by paying the full price on their catalogue as it was an emergency.  This time it isn’t an emergency, so I wanted to see a center close to […]

Expired and NEW Citrix Certification Programs

  Expired Certification Required Course New Certification Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization (CCA – V) Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator for Citrix XenApp 6 (CCAA) Complete 1: · CXD-210: XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration · CMB-300: Deploy and Manage Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 Fast Track · CMB-310: XenApp, XenDesktop, and Provisioning Services 7.1x Administration (Fast Track) CCA […]

Setup FTP Connection for WordPress upgrade

Scenario: You have WordPress site running on a Windows Server When you attempt to update your WordPress installation to the latest available version it results in a prompt to specify the Connection Information using FTP. Solution: Enable FTP feature on your Windows Server under Web Server (IIS) Server Role. Download and Install FileZilla Server on […]

FIX: WordPress upgrade stuck up in maintenance mode

Scenario: You are upgrading WordPress site from 4.4.2 to the latest 4.6.1 Your WordPress site hosted on a Windows Server running the IIS You have chosen and setup the FTP Connection to download the update files on the local server itself Upon clicking update to WordPress 4.6.1, you’ll see the upgrade is able to download, […]

Setup and Test Bind DNS Zone File Replication to Slave Servers on CentOS

Scenario: You are on-boarding/bringing up a new Bind DNS server (say NSHost3 – to replace/upgrade your existing Bind DNS server (NSHost2 – You have installed Bind 9.8 as shown on the new server [root@NSHost3 ~]#  named -vBIND 9.8.2rc1-RedHat-9.8.2-0.47.rc1.el6_8.1[root@NSHost3 ~]# You want to configure NSHost3 as slave server for some of the zones are […]

FIX: CentOS 6.8 Minimal Install: Device eth0 does not seem to be present, delaying initialization

Scenario: You are running your CentOS virtual machine on XenServer with a Static IPv4 IP-Address. All of sudden your CentOS system loses network connectivity. Upon checking you notice that none of the Network adapters are detected.  The IP-address assigned gets allocated to other systems on the network. Upon attempting to run command ‘service network restart’, […]