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WinSCP Windows application for secure file exchange

Added: Tue 02 Sep 2014   updated: Mon 13 Nov 2017

An excellent Windows client for secure file transfer. A graphical user interface allows the user to drag files to and from a server using an encrypted connection. This application works with PuTTY and the public/private key pair generated by the PUTTYGEN application. A direct login connection to the server can be initiated from the WinSCP menus.

Putty, SSH client program

Added: Fri 07 Feb 2014   updated: Mon 16 Oct 2017

PuTTY is an SSH and telnet client. It is open source software that is available with source code and is developed and supported by a group of volunteers. This document will help you get putty installed, how to import your SSH key and configured so that you can connect to your application with a click of a button.

W3C HTML5 validation service

Added: Thu 11 Sep 2014

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) provides this online validation service for many of the web related standards, including HTML5. Validation is performed by supplying the address of a target page or providing snippets of code via form input or uploaded file.

Use of ImageMagick compare command

Added: Tue 09 Sep 2014

This page describes the capabilities of the 'compare' program which you can use to mathematically and visually annotate the difference between an image and its reconstruction. There are examples included as well as links to further information about other parameters that can be used with this command.

Guide to Google Analytics interface

Added: Tue 09 Sep 2014

This one page shows the interface with a legend that labels each of the different parts of the Google Analytics interface. Useful if you are new to Google Analytics.

Installation instructions for database related software

Added: Thu 04 Sep 2014

This is a succinct summary of all the commands required to install and configure MySQL and the phpMyAdmin browser based database management interface.

Workshop guidelines on using PuTTY

Added: Mon 01 Sep 2014   updated: Thu 04 Sep 2014

A few brief guidelines for workshop participants on how to use PuTTY to establish secure connections with group servers during the workshop—including generating private/public key pairs for new server user accounts.


Added: Tue 02 Sep 2014

Your Gravatar is an image that follows you from site to site appearing beside your name when you do things like comment or post on a blog. Avatars help identify your posts on blogs and web forums.

Colour Contrast Analyser for Windows and Mac

Added: Tue 18 Feb 2014

This native application allows you to evaluate the color visibility and contrast of foreground/background color combinations. It provides an initial pass/fail assessment against WCAG 2.0 color contrast success criteria. In addition, the Colour Contrast Analyser provides functionality to simulate certain visual conditions such as dichromatic color blindness (protanopia, deuteranopia, tritanopia) and cataracts. Although the image simulation features are currently not available in the Mac version.

Google Analytics support site

Added: Mon 17 Feb 2014

This web site covers how to set up your web site with Google Analytics, describes the standard reports, provides links to information on all the flow visualisation reports, how to set up properties, views, users and much more.