Installing WAMP in Windows 7 – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

How to install WAMP, a step by step tutorial covering downloading and installing WAMP in Windows 7.In this Lucid Nerd tutorial I will show you how to get up and running with WAMP( Windows, Apache, MySQL and PHP ) Server. I will also cover writing your first simple PHP script and show you where to save it so that the Apache web server can access it and display it in the web browser.

Customising The Command Prompt In Mac OS X Terminal

In todays video I will cover how to personalise the command prompt in Terminal on the Mac. I will show you how to make your .bash_profile, .bashrc and .bash_logout files so you can customise the command prompt to your particular taste.

Setting up MySQL on the command line in MAMP – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

In this Lucid Nerd video I will cover how to set up the MySQL database server that was included with MAMP on the command line in Mac OSX.

Enabling Apache and PHP in Mac OSX 10.6 – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

How to enabling Apache and PHP in Mac OSX. In Lucid Nerd video I will cover how to enable the Apache Web Server and PHP that is per-installed on Mac OSX. I will also cover the php.ini file.

Installing MAMP On Mac OSX Part 2 – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

Installing MAMP On Mac OSX Part 2. This Lucid Nerd beginner tutorial will cover changing the default Apache port, changing where Apache looks for files, some basic troubleshooting, how to set up MySQL on the command line and how to change the default MySQL password.

Changing the MySQL password in MAMP – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

In this Lucid Nerd beginner tutorial, I will cover how to change MAMP’s default MySQL password from root to a password of your choice in Mac OSX.

Installing MAMP On Mac OSX Part 1 – Lucid Nerd Tutorial

This beginner tutorial will explain step by step how to install MAMP (Mac, Apache, MySQL and PHP) Server on Mac OSX. This Lucid Nerd tutorial covers the installation and the default set up of MAMP, including a run through of your first PHP script to help you find your way around. To change the default configuration and some basic trouble shooting please watch part 2 of this tutorial.

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How To Use Google+ A Beginners Guide – Part 4 The Stream

In this tutorial we will learn all about The Stream. The Google+ Stream is the main page that you are taken to when you log in to your Google+ account. The Stream is the place where you write your posts and interact with you friends, family and other circles. When you write a post and share with people your post will appear in their stream. In your Stream you will able to see posts from people who are in your circles. You will also be able to see posts from people who are trying to share with you but are not yet in your circles via Incoming, which we will cover in the third part of this tutorial. The Stream will be a big topic to cover so I will break The Stream up into Three tutorials. Continue reading

How To Use Google+ A Beginners Guide – Part 3 Circles

In this tutorial we will learn all about Circles. Google+ Circles allow you to sort all of the people who you are following into groups or circles, just as you do in the real world. For example in your day-to-day life you sort the people you know into these imaginary groups or circles. You will have family in one group, gym buddies in another, work colleagues in their own group and so on. You get the general idea. Google+ Circles allows you to do the same thing in your social networking life, for example you may want to share something personal with only your family and not your work colleagues and friends, well this is the whole idea behind Circles, so let’s get started. Continue reading