I might like IE8 Accelerators after all

I was completely annoyed by IE8’s accelerators until just a few moments ago.  I like this, very much: So long merriam-webster.com search provider (which is so unusable that I’m not even going to make that a link). [Read More]

Quickly Change Profiles in Visual Studio

Phil Haack was at my desk today and saw something that I’ve set up in Visual Studio 2008 for quickly changing my profile.  It’s a trick that Sara Ford taught us in her infamous Visual Studio Tip of the Day series.  I use toolbar buttons to quickly change profiles in... [Read More]

Just Click OK

Something that has always nettled me is watching someone go into a properties dialog, make their changes, click Apply, and then OK.  You do realize that you can just click OK, right?  OK will apply your changes and close the window.  Why did you hit Apply and then OK? I... [Read More]