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  • Ozzie Rules Blogging

    Visual Studio 2005 Launch trip report

    Well i just finished the first three cities and thought i jot down how they went... The next city is Darwin Nov 15 , -hope to see you there! Thanks, Chuck Cairns Community Launch Wednesday Nov 2 nd The Cairns user group is...
  • Kirk Evans Blog

    Suppress warnings in C# 2.0

    A pretty cool feature in .NET 2.0 is the ability knowingly disable a list of warnings using the #pragma directive. using System; public class foo { // Disable warnings for unused or unassigned fields #pragma warning disable 0169, 0414 // No warning...
  • Nick on Silverlight and WPF

    Delphi TControls are hwnds, too

    Borland devcon starts Tuesday, so with that in mind I figured what can be more fun than putting WPF inside a Delphi application? Turns out this is both really easy and really difficult. The easy part is that hwnds are hwnds are hwnds, so Delphi hwnds...
  • James Manning's blog

    Attempt to find your already-committed shelvesets

    I'm apparently a shelveset packrat. I'm not really sure how it happened, but it did (well, gauntlet not deleting them combined with me not wanting to reuse a name, but still). I noticed yesterday that I had 89 shelvesets, and I knew a good chunk of them...
  • Nigel Parker's Outside Line

    Go and get $1650 USD worth of free training on VS 2005 & SQL! Offer closes today!

    I have been talking about this for quite some time now ... but I did want to point out that the 17 *Free* couses that we are offering for Visual Studio 2005 and SQL Server 2005 are only free until the end of the day today. If you go over and select...
  • Anil Dhawan's Blog

    Presenting at WE-DIG...

    A couple of weeks ago, the famous Mike Hall asked if I was interested in presenting on Bluetooth at the monthly WE-DIG meeting. After confirming that there would be food at the occassion, I figured that it would be "rude not to" present for this audience...
  • Nick MacKechnie

    Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Considerations

    If you are looking at deploying Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2, I would recommend you consider network implications prior to implementation. The article below gives detailed information. Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 DSProxy Referral Process...
  • Robert Burke's MSDN Weblog

    Visual Studio Team System Hands-On Training

    I'm going to be offering two days of free hands-on training in Visual Studio Team System in Dublin on November 14th and 15th. A perfect way to complement the launch activities with an opportunity for you to work with Team System yourself in the roles...
  • Windows Core Networking

    Connecting Your Digital Home

    Having spent numerous hours working with analysts reviewing Media Center Extender products to help correct WiFi installation problems, I would like to spare other folks the pain of going through this process uninformed, and share the many ways to successfully...
  • Bug Babble

    Perf Awareness is not Premature

    I've found myself adding a timer to each of the unit test frameworks I use so I can see how long my tests take. I am not trying to do anything complex. I just want to be aware of the perf. The same way pass and fail are visible, 1ms vs 90ms is visible...
  • jfo's coding

    Going from Blue to Tan

    Brett asks: During the PDC we chatted about how to make the toolbar have the same look and feel that the toolbar in Visual Studio has (namely the tan gradients as opposed to the blue ones) and you mentioned you would be posting on that soon ......
  • Vittorio Bertocci

    The church of t4T

    Hello there. I'd like to surface a debate I had recently about the application of the four tenets, or t4T for brevity. Please note my blog disclaimer, which applies to all my post even when I don't explicitly mention it. Behind object orientation there...
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