Visual J# Retiring

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I’m sure there’s a clearer explanation somewhere, but reading the announcement on the J# home page is just a bit confusing. So far, what I’ve been able to piece together is that Visual J# 2.0 Redistributable will still be released sometime in Q2 of 2007 and support for English locales... Read more

Folder Size for Windows Explorer

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If you have ever wanted to know how big a folder was, you had two options: Open a dos prompt and get a directory listing Open the properties for the folder Wouldn’t it be great if the folder size could be displayed right... Read more

Community Credit February Prize Winner

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Don’t let anyone tell you it doesn’t happen. I was just awarded 16th place for February on Community Credit. I know, 16th place doesn’t sound like a big deal, but keep in mind that it is 16th out of 6950 (I think that was the... Read more

Subtext CruiseControl.NET dashboard facelift

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The Subtext CruiseControl.NET dashboard has undergone a major facelift this weekend. It now has a new CNAME record, which allows access to it from: http://build.subtextproject.com/ccnet/ This change is the beginning of an effort to enhance the documentation for the project and make it easier for users to... Read more

Detecting if IIS is installed and ASP/ASP.NET is registered

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Recently, someone sent me an email about my post on using managed code to detect the installed Framework versions and services packs. The posts were really just pointers to my article on The Code Project, but it did bring up an interesting topic. The question at hand really boils... Read more