Gus Mueller on The Wilderness

I’ve been feeling pretty much like this expresses lately, even with all this exciting news lately about iOS 8, iPhone 6/6 Plus, and ?WATCH (Apple WATCH): The Shape of Everything: The Wilderness However much time I’ve been doing this for, and no matter how much practice I put into it, there’s one thing that always …

How to add custom extensions to a language in Notepad++ to enable syntax highlighting

I needed to be able to add a new extension to the XML language definition in Notepad++, and found this Super User post to be simple and to-the-point. Assigning custom extensions to a language’s syntax highlighting in Notepad++ – Super User When you open a file in notepad++ it will attempt to load syntax highlighting …

Choosing Bitness Inside Business Intelligence Development Studio

Visual Studio came to a screeching halt when attempting to run an SSIS package the other day, and it turns out that it doesn’t like running in 64-bit, at least when we were using this under Visual Studio 2008. Therefore, here is some help for those frustrated by this (which, incidentally, feels like something the …

Running Windows Phone 8 emulator in the Windows 8 virtual machine

Yes! It’s possible! I am so glad to find out that it is possible to run the Windows Phone 8 emulator in Parallels. I’ll potentially be able to do Windows Phone 8 development via my mac before being able to do it on my corporate-issue Windows 7 machine! I haven’t tested it yet but it …