Monthly Archives: August 2013

Running as Administrator with Click Once Application on Windows 8

You have probably noticed that with windows 8 when you disable UAC it doesn’t fully turn off. You are able to completely turn it off but that then disables the ability to use any of the Modern UI applications. So today I dug a bit and eventually managed to get a solution to make your […]

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Important Notice to Microsoft Tag Customers

Email From Microsoft Important Notice to our Microsoft Tag Customers To our valued Microsoft Tag Customer, This August 19, 2013 notice is to inform you that the Microsoft Tag service will terminate in two years, on August 19, 2015.  We are providing this two year termination notice in accordance with our Terms of Use for […]

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Embed images in mail with Outlook 2013 signature

Have you recently tried embedding an image into your signature where you would normally in older outlook versions create a signature in html format and then use that as your signature. As you know this worked as expected in the older version and now in 2013 it doesn’t work anymore. The simple way to fix […]

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Embed images in mail with Outlook signature

Have you recently tried embedding an image into your signature where you would normally in older outlook versions create a signature in html format and then use that as your signature. As you know this worked as expected in the older version and now in 2013 it doesn’t work anymore. The simple way to fix […]

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The type caught or thrown must be derived from System.Exception

Today I received a random error, the error message read “The type caught or thrown must be derived from System.Exception”. The reason why this was to me a random error was because I was trying to catch a Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Client.ServerRejectedChangesException exception. To try see if maybe this was a bug or maybe my pc needed a […]

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New site location

I am moving back to a hosted wordpress.com blog so that I can adventure more with the azure tools and features and not worry about my blog switching off.   You can find any new content on the new site http://gbeeming.wordpress.com.

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Visual Studio 2013 Preview Update

There is an update for the preview of Visual Studio 2013, this was release a couple days ago. There are 2 ways to get the update. The first look at the notifications in VS The other way is to browse to Microsoft Download Center using the link below http://www.microsoft.com/en-za/download/details.aspx?id=39710  Once you have downloaded the exe […]

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