Send email through Quickbooks fails with invalid password with QuickBooks 2016

If you are trying to send an invoice through email with QuickBooks and you use gmail, it probably doesn’t work. Apparently the fix is to allow unsecured applications. Yeah, doesn’t sound great to me. Go to your Account and set it up Here is a link. https://myaccount.google.com/security?utm_source=OGB&pli=1#connectedapps Good luck!

Visual Studio 2015 error “Object reference not set to an instance of an object”

This fixed my razor intellisense problem and the error after installing the latest ASP.NET tools. Here is how to fix it. Delete the contents from the following folders: C:\Users{user}\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VisualStudio C:\Users{user}\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VSCommon Navigate to the command line now and run devenv from either of these paths: [x64] C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 14.0\Common7\IDE [x86] C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual […]

Reset performance counters when getting errors in Perfmon or Load Center

Old thing I was working on over a year ago. Well, maybe it is useful to someone:   PS C:\Windows\system32> cmd Microsoft Windows [Version 6.2.9200] (c) 2012 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. C:\Windows\system32>lodctr /R Error: Unable to rebuild performance counter setting from system backup store, error code is 2 C:\Windows\system32>cd .. C:\Windows>cd syswow64 C:\Windows\SysWOW64>lodctr /R […]

Value was either too large or too small for a UInt32. TFS Error

I got this error in Visual Studio 2015 checking in to TFS. “Value was either too large or too small for a UInt32.” WTF? Turns out it is because I had an open sql query file that wasn’t saved and it get angry. Really stupid error that should read :” You have an saved file, […]