Tag Archive: Encryption

Mar 27

Resolved: How to recover an accidentally deleted volume (partition) in a Virtual Disk protected by BitLocker

Resolved: How to recover an accidentally deleted volume (partition) in a Virtual Disk protected by BitLocker I am going to have to start with a confession, “Resolved” might be a bit of a stretch. For starters, the best case scenario looks like recovering the information but you’ll need a temporary place where to store it, …

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Dec 10

Resolve: Your web-server does not have the mcrypt module installed. Without it, encryption will be a lot slower.

Resolve: Your web-server does not have the mcrypt module installed. Without it, encryption will be a lot slower. (How to install mcrypt in an Ubuntu server) I have installed UpdraftPlus in order to manage backups of the site. The downside is they seem to be moving towards having you buy addons for a lot of …

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Apr 18

Why does my Mac OSX say “update needed” on every boot?

Why does my Mac OSX say “update needed” on every boot? If you recently reinstalled your Mac with OS X you might notice that every time you reboot when you try to login instead of showing the username of the first user account created it shows an icon with the text “Update Needed”. You can of …

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Apr 09

Resolved: You must specify a non-autogenerated machine key to store passwords in the encrypted format. Either specify a different passwordFormat, or change the machineKey configuration to use a non-autogenerated decryption key

Q) How to resolve the error message “You must specify a non-autogenerated machine key to store passwords in the encrypted format.” when using ASP.Net membership: When using ASP.Net membership provider you might encounter the error “You must specify a non-autogenerated machine key to store passwords in an encrypted format” like this one: System.Configuration.Provider.ProviderException was unhandled …

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