How to set up WordPress behind a secure reverse proxy using NGINX

After getting your SSL-certificate and have enabled HTTPS redirection in NGINX, WordPress will not work due to mixed content (HTTP and HTTPS) – you won’t be able to login. In order to fix this you first have to add this at the very start of your wp-config.php. define(‘FORCE_SSL_ADMIN’, true); if ($_SERVER[‘HTTP_X_FORWARDED_PROTO’] == ‘https’) $_SERVER[‘HTTPS’]=’on’; Then Read more about How to set up WordPress behind a secure reverse proxy using NGINX[…]

GPO to enable Windows Defender periodic scanning

Create a new GPO, edit Goto Computer configuration – preferences – windows settings – Registry. Add the following keys [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows Defender] “DisableAntiSpyware”=dword:00000000 “DisableAntiVirus”=dword:00000000 “PassiveMode”=dword:00000002 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WdBoot] “Group”=”Early-Launch” “Start”=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WdFilter] “Start”=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WinDefend] “Start”=dword:00000002 Periodic scanning will be enabled alongside your current AV after a reboot.

WordPress – Fixing Another Update in Process Error

To quickly get rid of ‘another update in process’ message, you need to delete the core_updater.lock option from your WordPress database.  The easiest solution: Fix Another Update in Process Error Using a Plugin First thing you need to do is install and activate the Fix Another Update In Progress plugin. Upon activation, you need to visit Settings Read more about WordPress – Fixing Another Update in Process Error[…]

Reset Windows Server RDS 120 Day Grace Period

The RD Licensing grace period has expired and the service has not registered with a license server with installed licenses. A RD Licensing server is required for continuous operation. A Remote Desktop Session Host server can operate without a license server for 120 days after initial start up.  To reset the timer and again avail Read more about Reset Windows Server RDS 120 Day Grace Period[…]