Month: September 2009

VS2008: Profiling a Web Application Using Sampling

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In Visual Studio 2008, you can profile managed code using the Performance Tools that exists under the Analyze Menu. This allows you determine performance bottlenecks in code. There are two ways of doing this: Sampling – measures program…

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Office 2007 Tip – Lorem Function

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In Office 2007, type =lorem() to generate some lorem ipsum text. To control the number of paragraphs and sentences per paragraph simple type =lorem(3,5) This will generate 3 paragraphs of lorem ipsum text with 5 sentences per paragraph.

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Visual Studio 2008: Auto Formatting

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Simply press Control + K then Control + D.  and the code will be auto-formatted. Nice!

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SharePoint / IE 8: Loopback Security Check

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Just a quick note – we recently had an issue on a project which had a host on a dns server pointing to a SharePoint webapp. When on the box hosting the webapp, I kept getting login prompts,…

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