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April 3, 2012  3:09 PM

The IT Blog Top 10: April 3, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The IT Blog Top 10

This week’s IT Blog Top 10 highlights the most popular blog posts from the ITKnowledgeExchange community from the past week. From Windows 8 and SQL performance need-to-knows to mobile security and Duqu Trojan news, find out what’s been trending with your IT peers.

1. Nathan the IT guy updates the status of the Transformer Prime Infinity release date.

2. Want to know how HP ended the once promising hopes for Palm? Ed Hardy explains the story.

3. Robert Westervelt reveals NSA’s report on mobile security and its effect on security technology.

4. Mobile security is in the news once again as Jane Wright unveils OWSAP’s top 10 mobile risks list.

5. Do you have SQL performance problems? Mr. Denny discusses the procedure to solve it.

Continued »

April 2, 2012  3:52 PM

The most-watched IT questions: April 2, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
Oracle, The most-watched IT questions

Whether you want to show off your Oracle expertise or simply have some handy tricks for the command line, there’s plenty of ways to participate in the community. Here are the most-watched questions in the IT forums over the past week. Have a tricky IT question of your own? Ask our expert community now!

1. The team of CharlieBrowne, TomLiotta and WoodEngineer help Qmaster create a command which would trigger a program.

2. TomLiotta, CharlieBrowne and Philpl1jb are trying to solve 9783444184′s problem of retrieving a list of message files in a subfile.

3. Cursorposition and Splat explain how to update files using different CL programs.

4. TomLiotta saves the day again as he helps Qmaster restore a file from a backup tape to IFS directory.

5. Having trouble using the CLFPRM command? CharlieBrowne and TomLiotta have the answer for you. Continued »


March 27, 2012  2:37 PM

The IT Blog Top 10: March 27, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The IT Blog Top 10

Are you craving news about the Transformer tablet or the NSA’s new mobile security plan? We’ve got you covered in this week’s IT Blog Top 10!

1. Nathan the IT guy brings us up to date on when the Transformer Prime Infinity Pad will be released.

2. Ed Hardy explains the details of how HP ended the once promising and successful company Palm Inc.

3. Robert Westervelt reports from the 2012 RSA Conference and talks about the issues regarding the NSA’s new mobile security plan.

4. Westervelt again: OWASP working on a top 10 mobile risk list.

5. Mr. Denny helps IT members explaining procedures from SQL performance problems.

Continued »


March 6, 2012  5:07 PM

The Most-Watched IT Questions: March 6, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The most-watched IT questions

Take a look at the top 10 most-watched IT questions from the past week!

1. Pdsathiskum, Philpl1jb, TomLiotta try to solve the error when updating the PF using a RPGLE program.

2. TomLiotta and Philpl1jb explain how to use a query to find the 10th highest salary in a file.

3. TomLiotta helps NYRANGER configure his Printek 4503 to the iSeries.

4. MrGeorge needs help to store and retrieve data in UTF-8 on SQL Server 2005.

5. Blllu, Asif1993, and 9662618731 show different ways to connect Visual Basic to a SQL Server. Continued »


February 20, 2012  8:08 PM

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February 15, 2012  5:54 PM

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February 15, 2012  5:09 PM

The Most-Watched IT Questions: February 15, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The most-watched IT questions

Take a look at this week’s most-watched IT questions!

1. CharlieBrown and Pdsathishkum discuss where to find an online test for AS/400.

2. BigKat, CharlieBrown, Philpl1jb, and Carlosdl debate if they’re helping themselves out of a job.

3. MrGeorge tries to figure out how to store and retrieve data from a 2005 SQL Server in UTF-8.

4. Philpl1jb and CharlieBrown show Bonx how to get to the job attributes of an old spool file.

5. Sedrick needs help completing a WSUS configuration. Continued »


February 9, 2012  8:01 PM

The Most-Watched IT Questions: February 6, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The most-watched IT questions

Take a look at the Most Active Questions over the past 2 weeks!

1. Pdsathishkum, CharlieBrown, and Gabe9327 try to find an online exam for AS400.

2. Need help creating a 6 digit non repeating random number for RPGLE AS400?  CharlieBrown, TomLiotta, Philpl1jb will have the answers for you.

3. Flame explains how a HD Radeon 6870 can work with the latest driver.

4. CharlieBrown and TomLiotta explain how to correct wrkusrprf command irregularities.

5. Can’t figure out if the existing LF key is ascending or descending order?  CharlieBrown provides the answer.

Continued »


January 19, 2012  8:32 PM

The Most-Watched IT Questions: January 18, 2012



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
The most-watched IT questions

Take a look at this week’s most-watched IT questions for the latest problems troubling out IT Knowledge users and the solutions that are showing them the right direction.

1. For new Microsoft Access users, look at how Rianne solved his own question regarding data being switched into different fields.

2. CharlieBrown, TomLiotta, and RickMe gave several suggestions on how to read a fax or e-mail attachment with a program.

3. CharlieBrown, Pdsathiskumar, Yorkshireman provide help adding programs to their menus.

4. TomLiotta and CharlieBrown explained how to retrieve the current date and time in SQL400.

5. Carlosdl clarifies how to put inputs in form 1 to other forms using Visual Basic 6.0.

Continued »


January 19, 2012  6:55 PM

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