Fixing the NPX Windows ‘get’ Error

Today I was dabbling with the WordPress plugin builder and the first step is to run npx @wordpress/create-block which seems fairly straight forward except on Windows if you have a space in your username. The fix is easy once you know how…

WordPress Authors Dropdown & Custom Roles

I’ve been using the Members plugin on a client’s WordPress site to define custom roles. It’s been working great except for one thing; the authors dropdown on the Gutenberg document editor does not show anyone who has a custom role. Continue reading to see my solution.

Solving The WordPress Login Redirect Loop Problem

Recently I’ve been working on a new project as part of a development team. After a recent Git merge I found that I was unable to save any changes on WordPress posts and pages. I logged out of the site and cleared cache but then found I was unable to login. When I entered my […]

Laravel 5.8 and PHPUnit tearDown!

When trying to run my Laravel/PHPUnit integration tests I received this error: ReflectionException: Class config does not exist It is one of those vague error messages that can be triggered by a lot of different problems and none of the many solutions to these common issues worked for me. In the end the solution came […]

Tip For W10 Missing Windows

I run Windows 10 with a 3 monitor setup and occasional I get the problem that one of my open program will show up in the taskbar but if I click to focus on nothing will seem to happen. If I do alt-tab I will see it in the list with the thumbnail showing just […]

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