Windows 10 Turns On Proxy Server

by Duane Urban 1. July 2017 07:49
If you had noticed that every time you reboot or updates happen like Office the use "Proxy Server" setting is clicked.  Trying to find a solution is frustrating because you'll get search return advice ranging from scanning for malware to registry settings.  It's turns out the solution is s... [More]

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Force HTTPS - SSL via a web.config rewrite rule

by Duane Urban 12. October 2016 21:20
To force your ASP.NET site to serve HTTPS you need to write a rule under system.webServer > rewrite > rules. [More]

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Windows 10 - Display driver has stopped responding and has recovered.

by Duane Urban 15. July 2016 01:02
There are many reasons this happens but in my case it only happened when I was using Firefox.  I corrected the problem using the following steps: Navigate to Options>Advanced>General.  Under ‘Browsing’, uncheck the "Use hardware acceleration when available."&nbs... [More]

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ASP.Net Maintain Scroll Position

by Duane Urban 17. November 2015 08:41
It is easy to configure your site to maintain it's scrolling position.  Simply modify the <pages> directive in the web.config file to: <pages maintainScrollPositionOnPostBack="true"> That works even in an UpDatePanel.

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The Empress Unbound (The Wayward Assassin: Book 2) Teaser

by Duane Urban 9. November 2014 16:41
Here is an excerpt from the first chapter of the second book in in the Wayward Assassin series - The Empress Unbound. Enjoy. [More]

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PHP Error - function.session-start: Cannot send session cache limiter - headers already sent

by Duane Urban 24. November 2013 01:06
If you have the session_start(); on the first line and the error message points to line 1 as where the error is, it means your PHP file is BOM encoded.  To repair your file use a program like Notepad++ then select > Encoding > Convert to UTF8 without BOM.  Then go back to Encoding an... [More]

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Using Built-in HTML 5 Validation On An ASP:TextBox Control

by Duane Urban 10. October 2013 12:21
In HTML 5 validating an input is easy; all you have to do is add a "required" attribute to your text box.  ASP.NET has plenty of built in controls for validating which all add overhead to your page in the form of auto-generated JavaScript.  On the internet less is best however. Plus why wr... [More]

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Programmatically data binding an AJAX Control Toolkit Accordion In CodeBehind

by Duane Urban 8. October 2013 17:27
Data binding an Accordion control is surprisingly simple and is no different than binding to DataView’s, ListView’s, etc. [More]

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Crop an article to a defined length using PHP

by Duane Urban 26. May 2013 13:11
If you need to crop an article to a defined length using PHP this function will do the trick. [More]

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Using jQuery to highlight a selected navigation link

by Duane Urban 26. May 2013 12:51
This is a simple way to highlight a navigation link for the active page using jQuery. [More]

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