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Best productivity hack on Windows 10 ever

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:22:06 +0000

I am vivid reader and consumer of articles about productivity, achieving more and using this limited time we are left with in most efficient way. From testing various mobile and desktop applications, selecting particular part of the day for certain task type up to different techniques (like Pomodoro) — tried them all. And ashamed to admit, one … Continue reading Best productivity hack on Windows 10 ever

How to setup Chrome as default Android mobile browser

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:48:23 +0000

This one is short but sweet 🙂 Let’s assume that you have Android phone with Jelly Bean operating system (4.1+): Find out (by opening any internet link) which application is current browser (it is usually “Internet“) Go to Settings / Application Manager Select All and locate current default application and open it In section “Launch by … Continue reading How to setup Chrome as default Android mobile browser

Import multiple VCF contacts into Gmail with Windows 7

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:57:56 +0000

One of rather frequent tasks is import of existing contacts from other sources into newly created Gmail account. There are lot of tools (Gmail offer that as well) for two-way synhronization between various applications (Outlook and such), but one time, one way (Desktop -> Gmail) is not covered very well. So, task is simple: import … Continue reading Import multiple VCF contacts into Gmail with Windows 7

Install Oracle Client 10g on Windows 7 RTM

Sun, 09 Aug 2009 16:08:42 +0000

Oracle is rather slow when it comes to releasing Oracle Client software for new Microsoft Operating Systems. So, I did not expect that Oracle Client for Windows 7 will be ready (and it is not) in time when Windows 7 RTM is released. Here is how to install Oracle client for Vista on Windows 7 ...

Run Mate – great little iPhone application

Thu, 16 Jul 2009 19:13:06 +0000

Personally, I am not too big fan of iPhone, especially regarding earlier versions. Than again, as a honest technology geek, I also must admit that iPhone 3GS set high standards both in arena of mobile devices as well as in arena of PDA and general mobile platforms; operating system is way better, development support (SDK, … Continue reading Run Mate – great little iPhone application

Verifying Chilean RUT code (tax number) in C#

Tue, 14 Jul 2009 22:08:29 +0000

In one of the projects at my work, I got task to verify some data (in migration process from old system to new one); one of the fields was Chilean RUT (Rol Único Tributario) or Tax Identification Number. The RUT has 8 digits plus a validation number or letter ( and algorithm for verification (as … Continue reading Verifying Chilean RUT code (tax number) in C#

How to use TortoiseSVN to access Mediatemple subversion over svn+ssh

Tue, 30 Jun 2009 12:22:01 +0000

Detailed instructions, step by step, how to setup TortoiseSVN on Windows in order to use MediaTemple's subversion over svn+ssh protocol.

Web.Config and Assembly Binding problems

Mon, 22 Sep 2008 15:09:39 +0000

In a recent ASP.NET project, we had to replace NLog (excellent logging .Net library, by the way) assembly with newer one. However, due to complexity of project, recompiling of all dependent assemblies was not an option. Suggested solution was simple - use assembly redirection ...

Trust No One … Google Included

Thu, 24 Jul 2008 18:54:45 +0000

I am big fan of Google - I like services it offers as well as Google "attitude" toward outside world. Once when you start using those services, and transfer most of your digital life online, you are hooked - possibility to access/create all of data from anywhere and virtually from any device which interprets html (and that means your mobile phone) is something that you will appreciate much....

Problems with Microsoft Jet OLEDB on 64bit Windows?

Tue, 24 Jun 2008 12:43:17 +0000

If you have scenario like this: In your C# / VB.NET application you are using Microsoft Access database (MDF file) Target machines are 64 bit machines (Vista 64 or some of the Windows Operating System flavors On target machines, where you plan to deploy solution, you installed Microsoft 2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components … Continue reading Problems with Microsoft Jet OLEDB on 64bit Windows?