Category: Personal

Personal posts about Michael “Garstor” Garstin and his life.

Adobe Support: Closing The Loop

I have been contacted directly by Adobe’s senior support team. Apparently, this blog played a factor in that. I do

A Workaround For Dreamweaver CS5 Performance

I have been quite vocal at work about my problem with Dreamweaver CS5. I haven’t used Microsoft’s own Expression Studio

Dealing With Adobe Technical Support

I suspect that most users would prefer to avoid calling technical support. Regardless of the company in question; this is

What Is Wrong With Dreamweaver CS5?

In my previous post, I mentioned the disappointing performance of Dreamweaver CS5 while editing a site very similar in appearance

My New Toy, My New Frustration…

One reason for my drop in posting this month is that I bought a new toy. I upgraded from my

Always Missing Code

Today is the fourth anniversary of losing Code. I’ll never forget that day and I miss her still. I wish

Bicycling Around The World – Part 4

I am now at about four months of regular cycling – well three months technically since I spent nearly a

Why I Am Still Glad That I Quit Facebook

Last week Gizmodo revealed that a hacker had gathered 100 million Facebook profiles and produced a BitTorrent download (nearly 3

Back To Blogging

While using the WordPress Admin page last week, it requested that I upgrade automatically to the newest version. That seemed

Australia Vacation: A Winter Cold In Summer & Coming Home

I spent two days in Belmont (not far from Newcastle, New South Wales) visiting with my aunt and uncle. Vince

Australia Vacation: Last Day In Yangebup

It was great to see dad and Delys again. Alas, all good things must come to an end. Late tonight,

Australia Vacation: Margaret River, caves & Cape Leeuwin

Yesterday, I got back from a trip to the Margaret River region. What a place! No wonder it is such

Australia Vacation: Week Two

I arrived in Perth, West Australia in the early afternoon of June 22nd. While here, I am staying at my

Australia Vacation: Week One

The first several days of my vacation in Australia were spent in my “home town” of Brisbane. Although I was

Airport Hopping

Day 1 of my vacation and I am still on the North American continent. I woke up at 3am Central

Vacation!

Woot! It is finally here! Tomorrow morning, I begin a moderately epic journey for a month-long vacation in Australia. I