Monthly Archives: July 2013

AMD Accelerated Processors for Embedded Applications

The advance of APU processor design. The new GX-210JA operates at an average of approximately 3 watts, enabling a new generation of fanless designs for content-rich, multimedia and traditional workload processing. Resources: http://www.amd.com/us/products/embedded/apu/Pages/embedded-apu.aspx http://www.amd.com/us/products/embedded/processors/Pages/g-series.aspx

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MSBuild is now part of Visual Studio 2013

The feature is good but it is better to let people know how to use it in conjunction of TFS, if there is a TFS server. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudio/archive/2013/07/24/msbuild-is-now-part-of-visual-studio.aspx

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Find how many \ in your path using LINQ

The sample below let you find out how many char ‘\’ is in a given path. Realize I used ‘\\’ and not ‘\’. public static void GetPath(string strPath) {   char chr = ‘\\’;   var result = from r … Continue reading

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Using Web API with Entity Framework to delete data sample

This article is the extension of Using Web API with Entity Framework to create data sample (https://chanmingman.wordpress.com/2013/07/05/using-web-api-with-entity-framework-to-update-data-sample/) 1. Open ValuesController.cs file under the Controllers folder in Solution Explorer. 2. Replace the entire Delete(int id)method with the following code. // DELETE … Continue reading

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How to compress Virtual Box vdi image file

Do this in Guess Operating System that runs inside the VirtualBox. 1. Download the Sysinternals Suite from http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/sysinternals. 2. Unzip the suite. 3. Open Command Prompt window (cmd.exe). 4. sdelete -z Do this in Host Operating System. 1. Open Command … Continue reading

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Using Web API with Entity Framework to update data (sample)

This article is the extension of Using Web API with Entity Framework to create data sample (https://chanmingman.wordpress.com/2013/07/05/using-web-api-with-entity-framework-to-update-data-sample/) 1. Open ValuesController.cs file under the Controllers folder in Solution Explorer. 2. Replace the entire Put(int id, Book value) method with the following … Continue reading

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The required anti-forgery form field "__RequestVerificationToken" is not present. Ensure that cookies are enabled in your browser

If you the error when you are browsing TFS website.   Just use Chrome. It sounds sally but it is. This is IE 10 problem. Hope Microsoft can solve all these issues before even going for IE 11. See also … Continue reading

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