Mike

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Date registered: 28-Mar-2012

Latest posts

  1. Tell both NuGet and TFS to ignore the packages folder — 11-Dec-2015
  2. Completely clear All event logs — 09-Mar-2015
  3. Recursively delete all .svn folders — 09-Mar-2015
  4. Browser Info — 16-Sep-2014
  5. Enable Hidden Administrator — 15-Sep-2014

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Dec 11

Tell both NuGet and TFS to ignore the packages folder

Here’s the deal: We have to tell both NuGet and TFS to ignore the packages, because NuGet is trying to do source-control related stuff that it absolutely shouldn’t be doing (bad form, Microsoft!). So you have to do two things. First, add a file named .tfignore to the solution folder (note the lack of s …

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Mar 09

Completely clear All event logs

Open an elevated PowerShell console wevtutil el | Foreach-Object {Write-Host “Clearing $_”; wevtutil cl “$_”}  2,237 total views

 2,237 total views

Mar 09

Recursively delete all .svn folders

Direct in CMD Prompt FOR /F “tokens=*” %G IN (‘DIR /B /AD /S *.svn*’) DO RMDIR /S /Q “%G” In Batch file FOR /F “tokens=*” %%G IN (‘DIR /B /AD /S *.svn*’) DO RMDIR /S /Q “%%G”  1,508 total views

 1,508 total views

Sep 16

Browser Info

Chose a browser Browse Happy HTML5 Test here Acid Test here  2,596 total views

 2,596 total views

Sep 15

Enable Hidden Administrator

Enable net user administrator /active:yes Disable net user administrator /active:no  1,312 total views

 1,312 total views

Sep 01

How to enable the F8 key to start Safe Mode in Windows 8

To enable the F8 key in Windows 8; Open an elevated command prompt and enter the following command: bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy   If you would like to disable the F8 key and go back to the original Windows 8 setting; Open an elevated command prompt and enter the following command: bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy …

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Aug 05

Office 2010 Direct Download Links

http://www.heidoc.net/joomla/technology-science/microsoft/18-office-2010-direct-download-links http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/products/microsoft-office-2010-backup-FX101853122.aspx        1,485 total views

 1,485 total views

Aug 05

Take Ownership of Folder and Files

Take Ownership takeown /f {folder} /r /d y icacls {folder} /grant administrators:f /t Prevent S.V.I. from being used on External HDD rmdir “System Volume information” /S /Q echo placeholder > “System Volume Information” Source  1,732 total views

 1,732 total views

Apr 09

BIOS Recovery Keys

Starting a recovery via the BIOS recovery partition usually means that you have to press one of the “F” keys (such as F1-F12) the moment after you hit the power button. These should be: Acer – Alt + F10 Asus – F9 Dell/Alienware – F8 HP – F11 Lenovo – F11 MSI – F3 Samsung …

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Jan 31

SharePoint 2010 – Note Field – Rich Text Warning

In one of our SharePoint 2010 sites we have a note field with Rich Text enabled and Rich Text Mode set to Full Html. We found out today that SharePoint 2010 automatically converts links (a tags) in the above case by “helpfully” removing the site name i.e. <a href=’http://server/site/library/document.docx’>link</a> becomes <a href=’/site/library/document.docx’>link</a> in our case …

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