Tips on onedrive-d and re-installing it

Introduction I recently install Mint Linux on a tiny $200 13″ laptop because Windows 10 was killing its performance since I got it. I got this low powered sad excuse for a laptop because the...

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:...

How to bake Jachnun

I’m not an expert on this I am not an expert on doing this, but I did it this weekend and it came out great. I did not make my Jachnun from scratch, I purchased...

A very simplistic explanation of events in C#

Introduction If you just want to see the code involved, go to the end of this article. I am really writing this for myself because on the rare occasion that I have to rely on...

TSQL: Passing objects to stored procedures via XML

Introduction This is a subject I have heard about repeatedly, but I never bothered looking into it until recently. I was told that writing hard coded insert and update statements is bad practice. To which...