Monthly Archives: May 2007

Extension methods on VSM

My article about Extension methods is now on the web. Unfortunately an edit I made didn’t make it into the print version (and the web version is the same as the print). The problem was as I looked at the … Continue reading

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VB Orcas anonymous syntax feels wrong

Earlier today I noticed a comment from Tim Ng on my early blog about mutable anonymous types. It was one of those comments that just felt wrong…. the more I thought about this the more I realised just how wrong … Continue reading

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WebDAV fix for Vista

If you’re using Windows Vista and are unable to add a web folder (http network location), and you’re getting error message like : “The folder you entered does not appear to be valid. Please choose another.” Then try downloading an … Continue reading

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Anonymous method remain mutable in VB.

Paul Vick posted that anonymous types will remain mutable in VB. Generally this looks good, I just hope that it is not a requirement to specify the key. That is if no key is specified, then the hashcode will be … Continue reading

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Vista seems so hard…

I’ve only been seriously on Vista for a week or so, but so far I have found many frustrations, thankfully I’ve managed to work around. They removed the ability to mark a file type as “Prompt to download”. You use … Continue reading

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