C# 6.0 New Features

By Dave / November 09, 2016

The following features require the C# 6.0 compiler which is included in Visual Studio 2015.  Remarkably however C# 6 new features does not require and updated version of Microsoft .NET Framework (i.e. Read more..



Xamarin Player: Failed to initialize device Nexus4

By Dave/ June 12, 2016

What’s going on?  I want to run my Android emulator (XAP – Xamarin Android Player) and I get the following issue. “Failed to initialize device”, “VboxMessage command failed: See log for further Read more..



Xamarin Android - Fragments and Orientations/Rotation

By Dave / February 14, 2016

When you rotate/change the orientation of your Android application the Activity will be destroyed and recreated.  What this means is that any variables, fragments will be destroyed when the user Read more..



SQL Server Profiler - Trace for your Application

By Dave/ February 13, 2016

I want to watch the queries made by my application during development efforts.  Here is what I do… from SQL Server Management Studio, select SQL Server Profiler Start a new trace, providing the trace Read more..



Generate Insert, Update, Delete Trigger for Table Audit

By Dave / February 13, 2016

The following script will evaluate the table specified @TableName (you provide below), create a new table with {name}_Audit and also create insert, update and delete triggers.  In my example my table Read more..



SQL Server Triggers To Mirror a Table

By Dave/ February 13, 2016

I had a need to mirror any changes to one Sql Server table to another Sql Server table of a different name.  Both tables had similar columns and types. In this sample my table is called Dave_Test and Read more..




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C# 6.0 New Features

The following features require the C# 6.0 compiler which is included in Visual Studio 2015.  Remarkably however C# 6 new features does not require and updated version of Microsoft .NET Framework (i.e.
By Dave / November 09, 2016

Xamarin Player: Failed to initialize device Nexus4

What’s going on?  I want to run my Android emulator (XAP – Xamarin Android Player) and I get the following issue. “Failed to initialize device”, “VboxMessage command failed: See log for further
By Dave / June 12, 2016

Xamarin Android - Fragments and Orientations/Rotation

When you rotate/change the orientation of your Android application the Activity will be destroyed and recreated.  What this means is that any variables, fragments will be destroyed when the user
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