Tools I can’t live without

In preparation for moving machines (more on that later) here’s a list of the tools that I’m going to setup before I can really get any work done. Beyond Compare Process Explorer, RegMon and FileMon Notepad2 Lookout FxCop NUnit TaskArrange (Just found this one, and I’m in love!) Other useful bits FlexWiki Reflector Saxon Pretty …

WM_NCACTIVATE and the edit control

I ran into an interesting bug the other day. I noticed that in one of our grids, the edit control that pops up to allow you to modify values was not accepting single mouse-clicks to change where the cursor was. Uh-oh, I thought. I’d recently made a change related to capturing the mouse input, and …

IIS and ASP.NET mappings

During my setup for FlexWiki, I found the following KB link extremely helpful. I had installed Visual Studio prior to enabling IIS, which caused the IIS’s mappings for ASP.NET to get our of whack. Running the steps described sort things beautifully, and I was up and running FlexWiki within half an hour. Maybe it’ll help …