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...

Copy and zip up IIS Logs newer than a certain date

This script will actually work for anything of the form “Copy stuff from static location and zip it up using PowerShell”, however the focus for this article is IIS because IIS logs are huge and...

Camtasia 8.6 throws C++ Runtime error when importing MOV files

The frustrating problem Upon creating a new project and attempting to import an MOV file you can get an error that reads: Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Assertion failed! Program: … File:¬†DSMediaDetStatsLoaderHelper.cpp Line: 65 Expression:...

Migrated off of Blogger

This is the new home for the former dyslexicanaboko.blogspot.com blogger site I opened up initially. Please excuse me as I am still configuring this WordPress site and it is going to take a bit.