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Providing technical information from a slight slanted standpoint.
By Peter Henry on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 10:41 PM

Ottawa Code CampOttawa IT Day 2011 (aka Ottawa Code Camp) registration is now open!

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 9:40 PM

AntispamI make EVERY effort to read and comment on EVERY comment I get.  Well, one person in the last week has been trying my patience.  Read on for details.

By Peter Henry on Thursday, March 24, 2011 9:18 PM

Where's my phone updateSo!  You've heard about the March WP7 NoDo update, buuuuuuut you're not seeing anything in Zune?  I hope I can shed some light on what's going on.

By Peter Henry on Monday, March 21, 2011 8:14 PM

Context Menu Popup from Code Demo 7Are you getting into the WP7?  Have you tried using a Listbox?  What about a Context Menu?  If are confused, check this out, I go from nothing to loading listbox with XML data file, formatted with an image and removing items via a popup Context Menu too!

By Peter Henry on Friday, March 18, 2011 8:09 PM

Ottawa Code CampOttawa Code Camp....uh, sorry...Ottawa IT Day 2011 is coming!  Read on for more details!

By Peter Henry on Friday, March 11, 2011 3:48 PM

VS2010Are you helping someone out with a WP7 problem?  Or maybe you're brain storming on something you're working on together?  But your partner is using WP7 Express and you're using VS2010, how can you stop loading Express?  I may have a solution for you!

By Peter Henry on Friday, March 04, 2011 10:06 PM

Visual Studio Tips'n'TricksWhat's the fastest way to switch between UI designers and code in VS?

By Peter Henry on Thursday, March 03, 2011 9:46 PM

VS stops working error messageAre you trying to open up a WP7 project/solution in Visual Studio and it just dies on you?  I think I might be able to help you out!

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, March 02, 2011 11:19 PM

WP7 update availableTonight I was wondering (and tweeted) about when is Microsoft/Samsung/Rogers going to re-release the latest WP7 update?  A few hours later I got my answer, TONIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Spoiler alert, first it failed, then I got a successful update, read for more details.

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, March 02, 2011 9:30 PM

Good VibrationsDo you know how to make your phone vibrate?  It's easier than you think!

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, March 01, 2011 9:24 PM

Zune not loaded error in Visual StudioDo you just hit F5, 90% of the time after firing up Visual Studio and getting a "Zune software is not launched" error message?  Here's how to fix it! 

By Peter Henry on Monday, February 28, 2011 8:52 PM

Windows Phone 7Have you ever wanted to find out if you're running your WP7 app on the actual device or in the emulator?  Read this for the quickest way to figure this out!

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 9:51 PM

Samsung FocusTurns out the Samsung Focus WP7 phone doesn't ship with the HSUPA (aka 3G network) enabled.  Read on for link on how to turn on.

By Peter Henry on Monday, February 07, 2011 8:49 PM

WP7Microsoft quietly updated the WP7 tools last weekend.  Here's my install experience.

By Peter Henry on Friday, February 04, 2011 10:01 PM

Windows Phone 7I've had my Windows Phone 7 (WP7) Samsung Focus for just over two months, I think I'm qualified to give some opinions on the OS and hardware itself.  Read on for one geeks ideas on what's good and not so good!

By Peter Henry on Thursday, February 03, 2011 8:58 PM

ODNCTonight we had our Windows Phone 7 information session.  Are you interested in participating?

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, February 02, 2011 8:48 PM

Bear HugWhen was the last time you hugged someone from your QA department?  Come on admit?  Never right?  Read on for why I think you should tomorrow!

By Peter Henry on Monday, January 31, 2011 8:24 PM

NUnitYesterday I wrote about starting to learn how to use NUnit and doing unit testing.  But how can you make things a bit smoother?  Read on for two different ways!

By Peter Henry on Sunday, January 30, 2011 10:18 PM

NUnitLast Friday I had a problem I REALLY wish I could whip up some code and test it.  hhhhmm Sounds like a GREAT opportunity learn unit testing eh?  Yup, sure is!  Read on for my experience!

By Peter Henry on Thursday, January 27, 2011 11:09 PM

DNNAre you trying to reset your admin or host password in DNN?  I think I can help you out!

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