Monthly Archives: March 2014

How to set Internet Explorer as default browser

This one is particularly for IE 11. 1. Choose Tools from pull down menu (if you do not see the pull down menu then press the Alt key).   2. Select Internet Options. 3. Choose the Programs tag. 4. Click … Continue reading

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System.Data.OracleClient requires Oracle client software version 8.1.7 or greater

I hit this problem when I have 1. Windows 2012 Server 2. Running ASP.NET 4. To resolve this problem you need to download the correct client. 1. Go to http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/dotnet/utilsoft-086879.html. 2. Select ODAC 11.2 Release 5 and Oracle Developer Tools … Continue reading

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Team Explorer Everywhere 2013 Update 1

Let’s reemphasize the 3 key features here: ·         Java projects managed in Git can now be built on the hosted build service ·         Oracle Java JDK, Ant, and Maven libraries are available out-of-the-box on the hosted build image.  This means … Continue reading

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Peek Definition in Visual Studio 2013

In Visual Studio 2013, instead of Go to definition you can now see the can inline by right click then select Peek Definition.   Then the code will display inline. You can press Escape to get rid of the peek.

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How to get your MCP ID

A lot of we have forgotten our MCP ID. Even worst is many of us do not know where to find the ID. Okay, do this. 1.     Go to http://mcp.microsoft.com. 2.     Login your account (if you have forgotten what is … Continue reading

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Adding SQL Server Express 2012 Advanced Services to Existing Development Environment

This article consists of three subsections: ·    Get the SQL Express 2012 Advanced Services installation file ·    Install SQL Express 2012 Advanced Services ·    Configure SQL Express 2012 Advanced Services More information please see http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mvpawardprogram/archive/2014/03/10/adding-sql-server-express-2012-advanced-services-to-existing-development-environment.aspx

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CodeLens in Visual Studio 2013

Finally you do not need a code map to fine all your code reference. Somehow if the code is MVC controller that will eventually called by the cshtml view then the CodeLens will still reflecting 0 reference such as the … Continue reading

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