How to change wordpress base domain URL

Published December 25, 2013 in General - 0 Comments

When it comes time to go live in production you need to switch the base domain. Unfortunately WordPress doesn’t give you a configuration screen to do this.

The Site URL and Site Home Page setting are both stored in the database and need to be updated for WordPress to operate correctly. Thankfully there is an easier way than updating the database correctly.

Simply navigate to your theme directory and add these lines to the functions.php file of your theme:


Then open a new browser window and navigate to the existing domain/ip address for your site.

Now you can navigate back to your theme directory and remove those two lines and your done

Windows XP Pro Download

Published January 23, 2013 in General - 0 Comments

Windows XP Pro Downloads:

English: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ENU.exe 316.4 MB
Arabic: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ARA.exe 303.1 MB
Chinese (Hong Kong SAR): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-CHH.exe 320.9 MB
Chinese (Simplified): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-CHS.exe 335.1 MB
Chinese (Traditional): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-CHT.exe 320.9 MB
Czech: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-CSY.exe 307.6 MB
Danish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-DAN.exe 305.9 MB
Dutch: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-NLD.exe 305.8 MB
Finnish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-FIN.exe 306.6 MB
French: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-FRA.exe 309.2 MB
German: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-DEU.exe 313.1 MB
Greek: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ELL.exe 308.9 MB
Hebrew: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-HEB.exe 302.3 MB
Hungarian: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-HUN.exe 307.3 MB
Italian: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ITA.exe 308.0 MB
Japanese: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-JPN.exe 325.6 MB
Korean: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-KOR.exe 315.8 MB
Norwegian (Bokmål): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-NOR.exe 305.2 MB
Polish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-PLK.exe 307.8 MB
Portuguese (Brazil): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-PTB.exe 302.3 MB
Portuguese (Portugal): WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-PTG.exe 306.6 MB
Russian: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-RUS.exe 303.8 MB
Spanish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ESN.exe 308.6 MB
Swedish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-SVE.exe 305.7 MB
Turkish: WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-TRK.exe 303.0 MB

There is also ISO-9660 CD image files for users who wish to create an update CD for Windows XP Service Pack 3, for example for offline installation by administrators.

English: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_usa_x86fre_spcd.iso 544.9 MB
Arabic: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_ara_x86fre_spcd.iso 365.0 MB
Chinese (Hong Kong SAR): xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_chh_x86fre_spcd.iso 384.1 MB
Chinese (Simplified): sp3_5512.080413-2113_chs_x86fre_spcd.iso 398.3 MB
Chinese (Traditional): xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_cht_x86fre_spcd.iso 384.1 MB
Czech: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_cs_x86fre_spcd.iso 370.7 MB
Danish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_da_x86fre_spcd.iso 368.9 MB
Dutch: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_nl_x86fre_spcd.iso 369.0 MB
Finnish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_fi_x86fre_spcd.iso 369.6 MB
French: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_fr_x86fre_spcd.iso 372.3 MB
German: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_ger_x86fre_spcd.iso 376.2 MB
Greek: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_el_x86fre_spcd.iso 372.3 MB
Hebrew: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_heb_x86fre_spcd.iso 364.2 MB
Hungarian: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_hu_x86fre_spcd.iso 370.5 MB
Italian: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_it_x86fre_spcd.iso 371.4 MB
Japanese: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_jpn_x86fre_spcd.iso 388.6 MB
Korean: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_kor_x86fre_spcd.iso 378.3 MB
Norwegian (Bokmål): xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_no_x86fre_spcd.iso 368.3 MB
Polish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_pl_x86fre_spcd.iso 370.9 MB
Portuguese (Brazil): xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_br_x86fre_spcd.iso 365.4 MB
Portuguese (Portugal): xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_pt_x86fre_spcd.iso 369.8 MB
Russian: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_ru_x86fre_spcd.iso 367.0 MB
Spanish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_es_x86fre_spcd.iso 371.6 MB
Swedish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_sv_x86fre_spcd.iso 368.8 MB
Turkish: xpsp3_5512.080413-2113_tr_x86fre_spcd.iso 366.0 MB

If you’re looking for Windows XP with SP3 integrated/slipstreamed CD ISO image, leaked MSDN version of the Windows XP with SP3 integrated/slipstreamed install CD ISO available.