Just kicking the wheels

As you no doubt know, MSMVPS has recently moved over to WordPress.   I’m just getting up and running on my new blog and really excited about it. For most of my career, I was heavily focused on Mobile devices.  Even though Windows Phone was a little late to the game, I’m a loyal user and hope to contribute some content on it.  However the focus of my career has radically shifted over the past few years.  I was finally able to put my graduate degree to good use and with a lot of studying, I’m currently working as the … Continue reading Just kicking the wheels

Cutting and Pasting Rectangles in Visual Stuido .NET

This is one of many gems in Mihn’s killer book Visual Studio .NET Tips and Tricks.  But today was a prime example of how cool this is.  I had a whole slew of variables that were marked as Private but needed to be marked as protected instead.  Also, I had to change all of the corresponding methods that referenced these guys as well.  So, I did it the easy way.  First, I collapsed all of the functions – this let me work with just the text in the function.  Then, starting with the private variables, I put my cursor at … Continue reading Cutting and Pasting Rectangles in Visual Stuido .NET