VS 2005 Difficulties (and workarounds)

I've had some difficulties with VS 2005, but at the moment I think I have workarounds for each problem I've faced.AutoPopulateToolboxThis option is cool, when it works. In Tools:Options:Windows Form Designer, there's an option for AutoPopulateToolbox. Here's what it says it does:Toggles whether the toolbox is automatically populated with Components... [Read More]

Experiencing New Things

I am working on a new project that is giving me some exposure to some new (to me) technologies and techniques.  I am hoping to be able to blog about my experiences with some of this stuff.  Here's a list of things that I'm using that I hope to blog about:... [Read More]

Windows Live Writer

I've decided to give Windows Live Writer a try.  Blogger has a decent enough web-based blog editor, but the thick-client features could be quite useful.  This is my first post with it, we'll see how it goes.

Informal Review: Sonic MyDVD: BAD; Nero 7: Good

So, my wife and I have a family reunion to attend this weekend. Kelly usually steps up and does quite a bit of organization for these. One of the things that she and I committed to was delivering photo CDs with all of the family photos we could gather. Several... [Read More]

Rules to Better Software Development

Scott Guthrie posted a link to this great resource for software development rules. This is a very impressive set of rules (standards)! Thanks to the folks at SSW for taking the time to publish this stuff! (and thanks to Scott for spreading the knowledge of the link).via: http://weblogs.asp.net/scottgu/archive/2006/07/27/Rules-to-Better-Software-Development.aspx [Read More]