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By Peter Henry on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 6:10 PM

Some people know me as a bit of a keyboard/shortcut junky.  Here's a link to Visual Studio's updated keyboard shortcuts if you want to try learning a few too.

By Peter Henry on Sunday, August 22, 2010 7:17 PM

Loading resources at runtime, main formEver want to stick a DataSet into your program, just not sure how?  Read on for two ways to do it.

By Peter Henry on Saturday, August 21, 2010 7:25 PM

Are you seeing just WAY too much logged to the Output window when you debug into your code?  Read on for a quick trick to trim things back to help you focus on just your code.

By Peter Henry on Friday, August 20, 2010 2:27 PM

When you install Visual Studio, what do you do next?  Configure your keyboard?  Change your settings?  I would like to encourage you to add to your list by installing these two extensions.

By Peter Henry on Thursday, August 19, 2010 1:44 PM

What are you doing to better yourself with your programming skills?  Here's an update of my progress.

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 8:39 PM

Visual Studio 2010Notice anything peculiar about Intellisene lately?  Read on for a good and a bad tradeoff (which I think you'll be ok with LOL).

By Peter Henry on Sunday, August 15, 2010 3:02 PM

AutomagicallyHave you heard someone say the word "automagically" lately?  Ever wonder if it's in fact a REAL word? Read on!

By Peter Henry on Thursday, August 12, 2010 9:00 PM

WP7I read an article today about Apple vs Microsoft, more specifically, iPhone vs WP7.  Should EITHER one be afraid?  Read on for some (I hope to be thought provoking) ideas.

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, August 11, 2010 9:44 PM

Visual Studio 2010If you're using Visual Studio 2010, then you might be interested in this quick bug fix.  Read on for info about a bug fix with Find and Replace dialog.

By Peter Henry on Monday, July 12, 2010 9:16 PM

WP7 BetaThere's a new WP7 drop is available! YAHOO!  Read more about my first install experiences.

By Peter Henry on Monday, July 05, 2010 9:25 PM

Try Try AgainEver wonder what's the best program in the world right now?  Check it out!

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, June 30, 2010 8:34 PM

Sara Ford doing 101 Visual Studio Tips in 55mSara Ford is a Visual Studio Master, she is the One to goto for VS tips'n'tricks.  Check out her latest presentation about VS tips and my discussion on some of my favourite tips.  Warning, long, involved and WELL worth the investment of time IMHO!

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, June 29, 2010 8:35 PM

WP7Microsoft is starting to push "three screens and the cloud."  Read on for one of my concerns on this.

By Peter Henry on Monday, June 28, 2010 9:43 PM

No more javaFinally statistical proof you don't need Java! hahahahah LOL

By Peter Henry on Friday, June 25, 2010 9:25 PM

Apples XcodeA week ago Apple released a new version of their IDE xCode.  The write up is awesome, great to see they took some great ideas from Microsoft's Visual Studio!

By Peter Henry on Monday, June 07, 2010 10:25 PM

WP7New information about the updated Microsoft Marketplace is now available!  Read on!

By Peter Henry on Monday, June 07, 2010 8:29 PM

Windows Phone 7 Application Certification RequirementsGetting into WP7 development too?  Want to find out what it'll take to get YOUR app onto Marketplace?  Check out the application certification requirements.

By Peter Henry on Saturday, May 29, 2010 3:07 PM

My new WP7 phoneCheck this out, I JUST got my new WP7 phone, and the size is awesome.  (PS uuuhhhmmmmmm, no, I don't REALLY have the REAL phone, I just made the paper prototype but read on for potential dimensional information).

By Peter Henry on Thursday, May 13, 2010 9:59 PM

TechDays 2010Some of the Microsoft TechDays 2010 details are now up!  Tracks and speaker details are currently listed.

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 9:55 PM

UI to show how to make the AVG() workToday I was trying to find the average value of a DataTable.  Seems simple, except the values coming back were always integers.  What was going on?  Read on for a sneaky tidbit which could be mucking up YOUR data!

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