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  • Fabulous Adventures In Coding

    Checking For Script Syntax Errors, This Time With Code

    A number of people asked me to clarify yesterday's entry. Rather than try to talk you through it, I think the code is straightforward enough to speak for itself. Here's a little skeleton that I just whipped up. #include <stdio.h> #include <activscp...
  • Bug Babble

    Keeping My Note Flag Customizations

    OneNote's Note Flags feature rocks. However, after I started using them I ran into a funny, subtle bug. My Note flag customizations never stayed around after OneNote shutdown. All two times I restarted OneNote I had to customize the Note Flags again....
  • Canadian User Experience

    The New Designers In Visual Studio 2005

    The new designers (Application Designer, System Designer, Logical Data Center Designer, Deployment Designer and others) in Visual Studio 2005 are going to make it easier for both seasoned developers as well as beginning developers to write code. And these...
  • Canadian User Experience

    Edmonton TechNet Waitlist!

    The tour events are really beginning to fill up. We have just had word that the Edmonton Technet event (the morning session) is now officially full and anyone registering will be placed on the waitlist. The afternoon still has space, as do most of the...
  • MHender Rambles On

    Painting Performance and Form Background Images

    I'm blogging to: Erykah Badu Mama's Gun Today I'm not going to talk about Crossbow stuff. Instead, I'm going to focus on an issue related to general Windows Forms applications. A customer that I met at PDC was talking to me about an...
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Microsoft Office System

    Quick Start #2: Deploying a Document and an Assembly to Different Local Folders

    Note : There are other Quick Starts in this series, including: Deploying a Document and an Assembly to a Local Folder Deploying a Document to a Local Folder, and an Assembly to a Network Folder Deploying a Document and an Assembly to a Network...
  • .NET Security Blog

    MSDN Security Issue

    The annual MSDN Security Issue is now out, in addition to containing my article on hosting untrusted code, it also has one by Mike on What's New With Code Access Security in the .NET Framework 2.0 . We worked to make these two articles fit nicely together...
  • Rob Caron

    Now Blogging: Bill Gibson

    Bill Gibson , PM for the Distributed System Designers (fka Whitehorse), has started blogging. If you ever wanted a better understanding of the how and why around these designers, you should do yourself a favor and read his blog (and the docs of course...
  • graceworld

    Finding my way in the world

    Recently we had some career coaches come in and help us analyze the data that came out of our MBTI and FIRO-B tests. I've always been a "good tester" and although I'd like to be an ENFP - which is what the results reflected, I really am an ENTJ - that...
  • HoppeRx - the cure for your ailing device

    Not all Watson dumps are created equal (Watson part II)

    The second installment of Watson will focus on the type of dump created during error reporting. Watson will chose one of the following depending on system settings and resources available – the significant difference between them is size required to process...
  • John Lawrence (MSFT)

    Seismographic information via RSS

    The recent earthquake tragedies must have been on my wife's mind heavily, because last night she woke me up at 4am because she was convinced she had been woken up by a tremor which had lasted for several minutes. I spent the next 15 minutes in a semi...
  • Il blog di Giulio Vian

    503 Too busy

    It's time to start writing something down again. It's been a very very busy period (maybe vacation & UR target has some impact on this) but it will not slow down any time soon so I must force myself to spend some time here.
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