Blog page 9

new mail arrived Desktop Alert doesn't work for filtered mail in Outlook 2007

Since converting from Outlook 2003 to Outlook 2007, I’ve noticed I never got the new mail arrived popup nor the task bar envelope icon....

RegEx match content unless it is inside quotes

I recently had the need to match content outside quotes, but avoid content inside quotes. For example, I have content like so:...

UrlEncode vs. HtmlEncode

The difference between these two commands is obscure, and plagued me for some time. It just gelled in my head, so I thought I’d share....

Object Oriented JavaScript

Desert Code Camp 2007 really rocked. I taught a class on Object Oriented JavaScript – basically how JavaScript is different from the C# and ASP....

Can't stream flash video in IIS

I’ve got more than one gray hair from this one. The symptom is simple: Cassini (the development web server) hosts streaming flash videos just fine....

"My VM disk is too small"

I’ve loaded up a Vista VMware session with all sorts of fun gizmos, and came to a perplexing dilema: “My VM disk is too small”....

Outlook 2007, the RSS Reader

I finally sat down to load up all my RSS feeds from Google Desktop to Outlook 2007....

Curly Braces – the holy war

I sense I’m spurring a holy war discussion when I raise the issue, but some have asked why I code with curly braces on the same line rather than a new line....

CSS Footer

This is a technique for creating a CSS footer that will snap to the bottom of the content or the bottom of the page, which ever is lower....

CSS – A Complete Journey

I taught ‘CSS – A complete journey’ at the Arizona .NET Users’ Group last night. It was a blast!...
9