Category Archives: Rants

Windows Live Mesh–Piece of Crap

I thought the Live Mesh was a decent product, slow but decent. That is, until I decided to disconnect a display while I was using it. My thought, it would speed up transfer since I have three monitors, that is a  lot of data. Well, it worked fine while I was remote. I got into… Read More »

Request for Comment – Not a normal RFC :)

I normally only use this blog to help seal in my mind issues I have worked on. Hence, the brevity of most posts. I just write the basic knowledge needed to complete the specific task, but without a lot of wordy fanfare a lot of bloggers like to put in. 8 pages how-to’s seem odd… Read More »

Thanks JambiHacker

I guess I was somehow important enough to be hacked by the Jambi Hacker Link. Some yahoo’s out of Indonesia.  WordPress security must be a piece of crap. Time for server lock down. Good times. -Brian

DataBinding: ‘Telerik.Web.UI.GridInsertionObject’ does not contain a property with the name ‘UserName’.

I use the Telerik controls for a lot of my web work. They save a lot of time but every once in a while they really irritate the hell out of me. A few hours down the rabbit hole and I find that when binding to an EntityDataSource on a RadGrid when trying to insert… Read More »

Visual C++, Precompiled Headers and Windows 7

I upgraded to Windows 7 and I really am enjoying the new interface….but….. I went to compile my ActiveX toolset projects that are all written in C++ and I started getting  precompiled header errors. So I rebuilt and rebuilt and still got the error: Error    1    fatal error C1859: ‘.Release/HTTP Wizard.pch’ unexpected precompiled header error,… Read More »