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Month: August 2010

Resolving "Navigation to the webpage was canceled" with Compiled HTML Help files (.chm)

I’m working with a SDK from a vendor that we have partnered with.  They provide the SDK as a download…

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A Disaster Recovery Plan is useless if you don’t verify that it works.

I was just reading a Computerworld article about how American Eagles Outfitters just went through an eight day web outage…

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DynDNS is making making changes to their free Dynamic DNS accounts

I use the free version of the dynamic DNS names provided by DynDNS.  It gives me an easy way to…

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A change at TVUG

For the last couple of years, Griff Townsend has been the President of the Tech Valley .NET Users Group (TVUG),…

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You should have WinPatrol on your system

You really should have WinPatrol installed on your system.  It’s a service type of application that monitors changes to your…

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Why are there randomly named folders with mpavdlta.vdm files on my C: drive?

I was looking for a folder on a PC at home (Vista, 32 bit) when I saw a bunch of…

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New Windows Live Writer Plug-in Submission Process

I just received an email from Microsoft about changes to the submission and and hosting of Windows Live Writer plug-ins. …

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How to shoot yourself in the foot writing installer upgrades

I’m in the middle of a development cycle for one of our products, when QA logged an unexpected bug.  When…

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Notes on installing FinalBuilder 7

VSoft Technologies just released a new version of their build automation tool, FinalBuilder.  Version 7 gets a new look to…

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