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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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May 20

SharePoint 2010 – Class to Hold ListItem Information

In order to avoid excessive memory leaks when coding for SharePoint 2010 I have used the following class:-

This avoids the need to parse the heavyweight SPWeb object between the routines. There is a slight overhead in re-creating the SPWeb objects when necessary, but this is outweighed by the ease of use.  The class …

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Jan 21



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Jan 10

SharePoint 2010 – DataSheet View not working

How to Use Datasheet view in 64-bit Office 2010 See Full article Quick answer download and install 2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components 616 total views, no views today

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Jan 10

SharePoint 2010 – Site Actions – Click not working

My site action menu was having problems. The menu was dropping down; however when I clicked the links nothing happened. I was having the same issue with modifying the site settings – basically very few links work. They are all visible but didn’t open when I click on them – nothing happened. After a bit …

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Dec 04

Kill Ad Choices

Kill MS AdChoices Ad Choices 1,215 total views, no views today

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Nov 28

Change FireFox address bar search engine

In Firefox type about:config in the address bar and press ENTER. Search for Keyword Locate and double-click the entry for keyword.URL Modify it by add the below set of values : Yahoo: http://search.yahoo.com/search?p= Ask: http://www.ask.com/web?q= Bing: http://www.bing.com/search?ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q= Google: http://www.google.com/search?&q= 942 total views, no views today

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Nov 23

On-Line multi AV Scanners

https://www.virustotal.com/ http://virusscan.jotti.org/en https://www.metascan-online.com/ http://virscan.org/ 972 total views, no views today

972 total views, no views today

Sep 21

SharePoint 2010 Central Administration – Timer Jobs showing incorrect percentage

In the SharePoint 2010 Central Administration – Running Jobs were showing with an incorrect percentage (half what it should have been). Debugging showed that the job was running twice.  Searching for why TimerJobs might be running more than once I found that the job’s Lock Type is important.  Could find no documentation to support my …

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Aug 07

Using your router to protect the family

This is a guide to setting up OpenDNS and DNS-O-Matic to filter Web Traffic for free using a Buffalo ADSL2+ Router [WBMR-HP-G300H] running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/21/11) std – build 18026. STEP 1 OpenDNS Sign up for an account with OpenDNS, open your email client (or web mail) and Confirm your account, add the network ip address listed and give …

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Jul 13

CodeRush XPress Menu Item Missing

Developing on Visual Studio 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2. I downloaded and installed CodeRush XPress 11.2 and found the DevExpress menu missing. The final post in the following forum lead me down the right path. http://community.devexpress.com/forums/p/28346/28346.aspx “This is actually an issue with the express version of CodeRush DevExpress where Microsoft requested the menu to …

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