Fix MySQL Error: 1346

If you’re looking to fix MySQL Error: 1346, try these steps.

1) Locate and open my.ini file, if you’re on Windows use Notepadd++, or if you’re on Mac try TextWrangler.

2) search for “sql-mode”

3) make sure its not set to strict*

XAMPP + WordPress writable upload folder issue

Update: Here is an update to this issue. With the new version of XAMPP its in partners with Bitnami, which is cool, just changed the look and feel of the manager. So nothing different as far as what to do to fix the uploading/ftp issue, so you can keep going forward.

So last night I was working with XAMPP and WordPress 3.5 and wanted to test out a new plugin that I’m writing on a local environment. After a very short time after install of XAMPP I soon realized I was having an issue creating the “uploads” directory. The folder wasn’t able to be created because of a permissions issue. If you’ve hit this wall, then this post is for you. I’m going to make this short and sweet. Continue reading “XAMPP + WordPress writable upload folder issue”