Fix “Error establishing a database connection” in WordPress [simple steps]

“Error establishing a database connection” is one of the common WordPress errors while installing/updating WordPress. There are many reasons for this. Following are few reasons and fixes. Incorrect wp-config.php Information Most of the times, the main reason for this issue is incorrect data base details in wp-config.php file. To fix this, a.  Open your site’s […]

How to enable debug mode in wordpress? [using wp-config.php]

Enabling debug mode in wordpress displays the PHP errors, notices and warnings throughout the wordpress site. Developer can easily debug the code errors on wordpress site once the errors info is displayed on error pages. When wordpress is not in debug mode, PHP displays only fatal errors or sometimes it displays nothing (White Screen Of […]

How to limit or disable post revisions in WordPress?

WordPress has autosave feature which creates a post revision for every minute while you edit a post. So, if you take more time to write/edit a post, more post revisions will be created in the database which may slow down your site speed. Website speed is an important factor for Google ranking, optimizing post revisions […]

How to translate WordPress into other language? using [wp-config.php]

language options screenshot in WordPress

English is the default language for WordPress. You can install or translate WordPress in other supported languages. Suppose if you have missed language selection step during installation, you can change the language from English to another language using WP_LANG option on wp-config.php file. Translate WordPress into other language 1. Goto below link to see all available […]

How to remove Genesis footer? [simple steps]

genesis theme footer in wordpress

when you install and activate Genesis theme on wordpress site, you will see below genesis theme credits at the footer. If you want to remove those credits, follow below mentioned simple steps. Note: I installed eleven40 Pro child theme. Removing Genesis Child Theme’s footer Access your site’s FTP server Goto wp-content/themes/ Goto child theme folder (Genesis sample […]

How to: Open command prompt using search box on windows

open command prompt as administrator on windows

Launch command prompt using search box on task bar Type Command Prompt in the search box on the task bar Click on Command Prompt Desktop app (see below pic) If you want to run command prompt as administrator, then right click on Command Prompt result and click on Run as administratorNote: This guide is applicable […]

Quick way to find IP address of your network router

image of command prompt showing ip address of network router

Your network router’s web configuration page allows you to configure the settings for your wireless router such as setting password etc. If you want to access web configuration page of your network or Wi-Fi router, then follow below steps. Type CMD in search bar Click on Command Prompt. It’s window opens up. Type ipconfig and […]

Shutdown or Restart remote computer using command prompt

command prompt image showing command to shutdown remote PC

If you are connected to a remote Windows PC or computer, you don’t see sleep or shutdown or restart options on Windows Start  -> Power button. You can see only Disconnect or sign out/logoff options. So you can’t restart the remote PC directly like you do on your computer. But you can RESTART/SHUT DOWN the remote […]

Remove background noise from Audio using free tool

If you recorded some audio and want to remove background noise from the audio, then follow below simple steps. Download AudaCity tool from online and do as per below steps. Record a audio or import an already recorded audio Select the noise profile on the audio as shown below 3. Goto Effect -> select Noise […]