I have not posted for a long time! However, I have been on a slight learning curve. I have been designing a new style of branding for my internal Intranet. Unfortunately, I came under a bit of a problem when I started clicking the auto-generated links, such as the ‘home’ button, links to lists and documents … More Removing the ‘start.aspx’ from links created by SharePoint
You can turn this feature on and off by going to Tools > Options in Visual Studio. Navigate to the “Projects and Solutions” node and tick/untick the “Track Active Item in Solution Explorer” check-box.
I came across an issue today where Internet Explorer was rendering my development environment in IE7 emulation mode.
Sachi Williams explains how to do this on Northwest Cadence’s blog. I have outlined the basic steps below: Clone the VSO Git repo into Visual Studio. Add the GitHub (or any other Git repo) as a remote for the new one: git remote add GitHub [Your GitHub repo]. Pull from GitHub: git pull GitHub master. … More Migrate GitHub to VisualStudio.com Git
IIS, by default, blocks access to any file types it doesn’t recognise. If a dot (.) is in the URL, IIS assumes its a file name and blocks access. To allow dots in a URL on an IIS site (perhaps for domain names/email addresses/etc. in a MVC routing path) you have to make a couple … More Allow Dots in URL (IIS)
These test credit card details provided by PayPal can be used in many other sandbox environments too: they meet the criteria that make them valid card numbers. Obviously they’ll fail if you try to actually try to make a payment outside of a sandbox/test mode.
The keen-eyed among you may have noticed @averagejoedev’s tweets have recently been including little previews of the linked articles! This is a feature of Twitter know as Twitter Cards.
Here is a list of sites based around colours/colors. I hope you might find them useful for all your colour-picking needs!
This tuts+ tutorial by Siddharth shows you how to make a bookmarklet.
This has been driving me crazy for a while now. Managed to migrate a SharePoint 2010 content database to SharePoint 2013 first time with little effort. But, to do it a second time – no. I was receiving a lot of errors saying that certain features were missing – some of which were not even … More SharePoint Content Database Migration – Missing Features and 404 Errors