Tag Archives: Error

Infographic Misdirection and Bias Influencing


  When I saw this infographic it instantly stuck me as off. I had to look very closely to discover exactly how it was misleading me. This article is clearly biased in the favor of Google, the info depicted here implies … Continue reading

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Wen Model #6501 Combination Power Sander


I Like many others was enticed to go out shopping on “Black Friday” this year and I got this belt sander. You would think that based on my previous experiences with Wen Products that I wouldn’t waste my money. But … Continue reading

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So you wanna make a Healthcare website..?


All the kerfluffel around the HealthCare.Gov website debacle is a bit funny and frustrating to me. I start with the frustrating bits, and then I will discuss the humor in it all. It’s Frustrating that the Senators are not asking the right questions and … Continue reading

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Error: Attempt by security transparent method ‘…Start()’ to access security critical method ‘..#System.String#’ failed.


Attempt by security transparent method ‘WebMatrix.WebData. PreApplicationStartCode.Start()’ to access security critical method System.Web.WebPages.Razor.WebPageRazorHost.AddGlobalImport#System.String#’ failed. All you need to do is to install Microsoft.AspNet.Web.Helpers.Mvc, simply use the NuGet Console and run the following command in the Package Manager Console PM> Install-Package … Continue reading

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TFS Errors TF246017 & TF400324


TF246017: Team Foundation Server could not connect to the database. Verify that the server that is hosting the database is operational, and that network problems are not blocking communication with the server. TF400324: Team Foundation services are not available from … Continue reading

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HRESULT: 0X80070043


The network name cannot be found. One possible solution is to use Regedit to modify (on my Windows 7 machine) HKEY_Current_User/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Explorer/Shell Folders->Personal HKEY_Current_User/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Explorer/User Shell Folders->Personal Note: There had been some changes in the network recently and they did not propagate to this … Continue reading

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Loading Path control from string with Binding


I’ve been wrestling with this dang idea for a long time lately and I found the answer.. hopefully this will help many others… as it turns out i don’t think you can Bind path data to a string, however you can get … Continue reading

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That publish button gets me in trouble…


That Publish button get me in trouble… I don’t like this “QuickPress” feature I keep false publishing blogs.. it’s aggravating!…  I use it for saving thoughts for new blogs.. but I get confounded and undermined by the sneaky publish button, in the … Continue reading

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Unit Test vs Code Coverage vs Use Case


I’m going philosophical on this one. One of the myriad duties I’ve performed in my positions as a consultant is to implement unit tests on some critical part of the code. Realistically all of the code is critical, otherwise why … Continue reading

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BDC Model Checker


Why has nobody come up with a VSTS extension to check BDC model structures..??!!! As we all know it is best practices to use a view to decouple your ALM from the DB. But how do we decouple developer dependence on deploy-debugging of … Continue reading

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