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About chanmingman

Since March 2011 Microsoft Live Spaces migrated to Wordpress (http://www.pcworld.com/article/206455/Microsoft_Live_Spaces_Moves_to_WordPress_An_FAQ.html) till now, I have is over 1 million viewers. This blog is about more than 50% telling you how to resolve error messages, especial for Microsoft products. The blog also has a lot of guidance teaching you how to get stated certain Microsoft technologies. The blog also uses as a help to keep my memory. The blog is never meant to give people consulting services or silver bullet solutions. It is a contribution to the community. Thanks for your support over the years. Ming Man is Microsoft MVP since year 2006. He is a software development manager for a multinational company. With 25 years of experience in the IT field, he has developed system using Clipper, COBOL, VB5, VB6, VB.NET, Java and C #. He has been using Visual Studio (.NET) since the Beta back in year 2000. He and the team have developed many projects using .NET platform such as SCM, and HR based applications. He is familiar with the N-Tier design of business application and is also an expert with database experience in MS SQL, Oracle and AS 400.

Windows cannot be installed on this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style

This short blogs should you how to resolve this issue when you are installing Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10. When you are installing Windows you may hit the error “Windows cannot be installed on this disk. The selected … Continue reading

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Getting started with Universal Windows Platform

This article shows you how to get started with Universal Windows Platform. A term seems complicated but it is a much easier well than developing an Android phone app. When you setup Visual Studio 2015 you choose Custom instead of … Continue reading

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Cannot download files from Onedrive.com in IE 11 running in 32 bit Windows 7

This short blog shows you how to fix the cannot download files from Onedrive.com in IE 11 running in 32 bit Windows 7 problem. Up to today there are still many organization use 32 bit Windows 7, unfortunately. If you … Continue reading

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How to learn R programming language

This short blog shows you one of the ways to learn R programming or R Script. R has been getting popular over the past 5 to 6 years even though it is found back in 90s’. The best site that … Continue reading

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Free ebook: Containerized Docker Application Lifecycle with Microsoft Tools and Platform

This sounds to me like I can develop an application in Windows Platform such as C# and run on Linux. There is no clear sample code you can use to try the application with the Docker. The book purely deliver … Continue reading

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Upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 for Windows Phone

This short blog shows you how to upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. I have upgraded my Nokia Lumia 735 from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. My son has upgrade his Microsoft Lumia 640 XL from Windows 8.1 to … Continue reading

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Using node.js as a web server with Visual Studio Code

This blog shows you how to use node.js as web server. If you just want to test html, JavaScript, and CSS then you can use node.js as web server. Do the following 1.       Download Visual Studio Code https://code.visualstudio.com/. 2.       Install … Continue reading

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