Monthly Archives: December 2006

ASP.NET can render in CSS (if you tell it how)

The ASP.NET team have finally released some control adapters for the standard .NET controls to use CSS. This means we can now use the built in ASP.NET controls for menus and such things with worrying about issues rendering on PDA’s … Continue reading

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Handy Tool: Adding auditing to SQL Server 2005 Db

This isnt mine i’m affraid, its a friends. A cool tool that goes through through your sql server 2005 database, creates a sister database with audit copies of all your tables and writes triggers to do the auditing. Big Timesaver. … Continue reading

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Generic Enum Parsing and bit changing.

I was very frustrated the other day when I wanted to write a couple of generic functions in C# which take an enum generic parameter and turn flags on or off and check if there on etc. Just to tidy … Continue reading

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Mondays are the best days of the week.

If you hate Mondays, then try Mondays. It is a kind of comedy show from the people that do the (also excellent) DotNetRocks. It is pure humour and the only thing I can’t stand about it is that it isn’t … Continue reading

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MouseWheel Not Working

I saw in a newsgroup a problem where mousewheel wasnt working on a panel and the issue is because the form isnt passing the event on to its children. I wrote the code below which when pasted into a form. … Continue reading

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Handy Tool: Control Printer

This is one of my more recent controls I wrote. It will grab the screen image of a control/form onto an image and print it. I didn’t even need this but wrote it to help someone in a newgroup. Hope … Continue reading

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Handy little tools

It has occured to me that so far through my career, I have written probably 10 difference line counters, file mergers, encryption tools and all sorts of other small utilities. I recently found an old cd with this stuff burned … Continue reading

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