March 2016

DNN – Hide a Page from the Menu

To Hide a DNN Page from the Menu Note: This page will still be available to those who know the URL of that page (if for example you had put the page in a news letter). Select Edit / Page Settings   Page Details / Unselect the Include in Menu Option Update Page The Page will no longer appear in the menu system. It can still be hit with the permissions that have previously been set. Alternatively – To Change Permissions on the page to hide and stop access:    

DNN – Change Permissions on a Page to Stop Users Being Able to Access The Page

To Stop users (Either members or visitors) from being able to access a page on the DNN Site. Select Edit / Page Settings Select the Permissions Tab Uptick the All users View Settings. With no view pages permissions set. No users other than the Default Administrator settings will be able to visit the page. Update Page Note This hides the page from users in the menu too. Alternatively you can just hide the page from the menu, but still allow people how know where the page exists to still access it by following this post:  

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How to Enable TLS 1.2 on Windows 2008 R2

Problem How to enable TLS 1.2 on Windows Server 2008 R2?   Note: We have an update to this post that has a new and better solution. We now suggest you read: How to Enable TLS 1.2 in Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2016 Resolution QuoVadis recommends enabling and using the TLS 1.2 protocol on your server.  TLS 1.2 has improvements over previous versions of the TLS and SSL protocol which will improve your level of security.  By default, Windows Server 2008 R2 does not have this feature enabled.  This KB article will describe the process to enable this.   Start the registry editor by clicking on Start and Run. Type in “regedit” into the Run field (without quotations). Highlight Computer at the top of the registry tree.  Backup the registry first by clicking on File and then on Export.  Select a file location to save the registry file. Note:  You will be editing the registry.  This could have detrimental effects on… Read More »How to Enable TLS 1.2 on Windows 2008 R2