Monday, 30 March 2009
Microsoft deserve a prize for the most random fix for this. If you get the above message press Ctrl + Scroll Lock
Friday, 20 March 2009
I am a fairly intensive user constantly opening and closing tabs but I'm not viewing particularly intensive sites - how can the browser have been in development so long and still be this bad!!
Thursday, 19 March 2009
The major issue for street view is privacy. Google has had agreement from the information commissioner because they have automatically blurred the faces of individuals and vehicle numer plates in all images, the only problem is that their software isn't perfect... you'd better hope this isn't your car.
Friday, 6 March 2009
To fix this the AJAX request has been split into two requests, the first loads the HTML into the DIV, the second loads the CSS and writes it into a style tag in the head section - this works in all browsers. Unfortunately this isn't as easy as it sounds due to various browser quirks when creating style elements, populating the element and adding it to the head section.
Essentially the following code will ensure the style element is created correctly:
var styleElement = document.createElement(”style”);
styleElement.type = “text/css”;
styleElement.styleSheet.cssText = cssCode;
Nicholas Zakas explains this in great and excellent detail:
Thursday, 5 March 2009
Installing SQL Server 2005
If you plan to install SQL Server 2005 on the original server running Windows SBS 2008, do the following before you run the installation.
- Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, and then click Run.
- Type regedit, and then click OK.
- At the User Account Control prompt, click OK.
- Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Microsoft SQL Server\90.
- Double-click OriginalMachineName, and then change the OriginalMachineName value name to the current server name.
- Click OK.
Wednesday, 4 March 2009
Information for installing SQL Server 2005 from the command line