17 Posts

Could not load file or assembly ChilkatDotNet47 - Sitecore Azure PaaS

19 March, 2021

Could not load file or assembly ChilkatDotNet47 - Sitecore Azure PaaS Error Solution Open Azure Portal Navigate to your App Service Open…


07 February, 2021

Updated 2021-02-08 Terraform manages configuration it created, or has been explcitly told about. It is designed to be the authority.

Udacity's React Nanodegree Program

22 January, 2021

Updated 2021-01-23 This is my second Udacity nanodegree - my first was the Android Basics nanodegree. After spending a few hours on the…

Advanced Javascript

09 June, 2020

Updated 2020-06-22 Most of these notes come from Asim Hussain's course Advanced Javascript https://www.udemy.com/course/javascript-advanced…

Angular Unsusbcribe

12 March, 2020

This is a naive but reliable way to unsubscribe from subscriptions in Angular. It should always work, but it isn't always necessary. import…

IIS Express Configuration

15 April, 2017

I have been working on a web project which makes use of cookies, and required my development site to be on the same domain as another site…

Accidentally committed all without staging in Visual Studio

09 April, 2017

In Visual Studio Team Explorer, I can see that I have 10 changes waiting. I want to make a change to one of those files, so I write a commit…

Cheat Sheets

09 April, 2017

Powershell Run elevated from cmd with: powershell -Command "Start-Process PowerShell –Verb RunAs" Markdown https://github.com/adam-p…

Selenium quickstart

15 March, 2017

Create a new Unit Test project Get Selenium.Support and Selenium.WebDriver from NuGet - my packages.json looks like this: packages.json A…

dotTrace introduction

14 March, 2017

dotTrace by Jetbrains https://www.jetbrains.com/profiler/ is great for quickly understanding bottlenecks in a .NET codebase. I have used…

Cloud Spanner

13 March, 2017

I was reading some Google updates yesterday evening when I first encountered Google's new Cloud Spanner https://cloud.google.com/spanner…


12 March, 2017

With the same idea as Scott Hanselman's http://www.hanselman.com/tools/ Performance dotTrace for evaluating performance bottlenecks. Can be…

Open source web crawler Abot

27 February, 2017

I have been extending an open source web crawler written in .NET https://github.com/sjdirect/abot This has made it very easy to run smoke…

First Chrome extension - Which environment am I looking at?

27 February, 2017

Occasionally I have an issue where I am deploying to and testing in different environments and the server name in the address bar is just…

Install SQL Server, Restore database with Powershell

22 February, 2017

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21 February, 2017

The Experiment

21 February, 2017

This is an experiment - hosting technical notes and some other topics of interest where they are searchable, publicly available, and…