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    Explorer.exe is crashing on Vista frequently

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    Check the source of problem. if it is because of CLMedia.dll. To do this run "wercon" and you will all the hangs and crashes happened in your system. Select the APPCRASH event for explorer and you would see something like the following as detail of the...
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    Error in registry for extension "Exchange Extensions;?

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    --------------------------- Microsoft Office Outlook --------------------------- Error in registry for extension "Exchange Extensions;?". The syntax or format of the registry entry is incorrect. Check the registry settings and compare the registry for...
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    Creating windows shortcut for "Stand by"

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    If you are a laptop user and prefer to go " Stand by " instead of " Hibernate " or " Log Off " to save time, the quickest way to do is to use the keyboard shortcuts on the laptop keyboard (for my Dell laptop its Fn+Esc) which I use very often. However...
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    Configuring BSNL Modem with Airtel Broadband

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    This blog is relevant for Broadband service providers in India. I had BSNL broadband service and in that course I also bought Huawei ADSL modem which worked perfectly fine with BSNL (as it was pre-configured to be used with BSNL). The problem arises when...
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    Signing a existing .NET assembly

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    I could'nt find any support for signing a unsigned .NET assembly in .NET Framework 2.0 SDK. Provided I have the source code and option to rebuild the assembly, I can sign it in the process of assembly generation. Thankfully ILMerge tool came for the rescue...
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    Ever wondered why your .CHM file(s) does not work?

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    Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 I had couple of .CHM files, specially for C# .NET related stuff and I saw some of the chm files when I open them I...
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    Handling ThreadAbortException

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    By definition ThreadAbortException cannot be stopped. Even if you have something like catch (ThreadAbortException) or catch (Exception), the ThreadAbortException invocation will follow the catch blocks. But as soon as the block ends the same exception...
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    Why doesn't my process terminate even after main thread terminated

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    Sometimes you may wonder why your .NET application didn't terminated even after the main thread is terminated. Infact I was boggled with this problem for some time. Finally I figured out that .NET does not terminates a process on the termination of main...
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    validation pattern for allowing non-empty string in xml file

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    I was trying to validate a xml file using xsd wherein a node value should be non-empty. Means there should be atleast one non-whitespace character into that. After lots of googling, I finally wrote up a small pattern to validate that. Here is the fragment...
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