ASPCONFIG: Could not load file or assembly or one of its dependencies. Access is denied.

Problem While publishing a web application you get a puzzling error that reads like the following in the output window: 1>C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\aspnet_compiler.exe -v \ -p C:\Dev\WebApp\obj\Release\AspnetCompileMerge\Source C:\Dev\WebApp\obj\Release\AspnetCompileMerge\TempBuildDir 1>ASPNETCOMPILER(0,0): Error ASPCONFIG: Could not load file or assembly...

SQL Server rows appear to not be deleting

The Stupid Problem You are working on a database that you are not very familiar with as a developer – meaning that you are not going to think of every little thing that a DBA...

Using the WCF Test Client without Visual Studio

Introduction There are times when you need to use the WCF test client in places where Visual Studio is not installed, namely a production server or a non-developer machine at times. There is a post...

Toilet tank fill valve is hissing

Don’t change your toilet tank fill valve just yet Most of the posts I have seen about this automatically assume that you have to replace your toilet tank fill valve. I have recently learned that...