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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:48:23 +0000This 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
Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:57:56 +0000One 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
Sun, 09 Aug 2009 16:08:42 +0000Oracle 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 10.2.0.4 for Vista on Windows 7 ...
Thu, 16 Jul 2009 19:13:06 +0000Personally, 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
Tue, 14 Jul 2009 22:08:29 +0000In 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 (xx.xxx.xxx-z) and algorithm for verification (as … Continue reading Verifying Chilean RUT code (tax number) in C#
Tue, 30 Jun 2009 12:22:01 +0000Detailed instructions, step by step, how to setup TortoiseSVN on Windows in order to use MediaTemple's subversion over svn+ssh protocol.
Mon, 22 Sep 2008 15:09:39 +0000In 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 ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2008 18:54:45 +0000I 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....
Tue, 24 Jun 2008 12:43:17 +0000If 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?
Sun, 25 May 2008 08:29:12 +0000I recently reinstalled my laptop completely (it is very nice Dell XPS M1330) and took that opportunity to make it into decent development machine (w/o all the stupid preinstalled applications). Installed also Visual Studio 2005 and 2008, SQL 2005 Express and all the little tools necessary (ClipX for example). Fired up latest web site on … Continue reading VS 2005/2008 and Vista – IE cannot display the webpage