Accidental launch of Narrator on Windows 8

January 21, 2015

enable/disable by Windows+Enter

Selection pane in powerpoint for easy object manipulation

January 20, 2015


Auto-starting Modern Windows 8/8.1 apps on startup

December 3, 2014

Autostarting Metro/Modern apps


push new repo to github

November 13, 2014

1. create local repo

2. add remote

git remote add origin <remote repository URL>

3. verify remote

git remote -v

4. push

git push origin master


ascii utf-8 encoding table chart

October 22, 2014

disable windows update restart nag

October 9, 2014

sc stop wuauserv

.net regex find replace in visual studio 2013

September 23, 2014

F: Log.Write\(\”(?<all>.*)\);

R: Log.Write(string.Format(“$1));


F:┬áLog.Write(“browsers alive: {0}/{1}”, nbrOfAliveBrowsers, nbrOfTotalBrowsers);

R: Log.Write(string.Format(“browsers alive: {0}/{1}”, nbrOfAliveBrowsers, nbrOfTotalBrowsers));

Fiddler with Windows Phone 8/8.1 emulator

September 17, 2014

json validator and formatted jsonlint

September 12, 2014

git bash alias shortcuts

August 22, 2014

put into c:\users\<username>\.bash_profile

alias gs=’git status’
alias gpr=’git pull –rebase’
alias gc=’git commit -a -m’
alias ga=’git add -A .’
alias gl=’git log –graph –pretty=format:”%Cred%h%Creset -%C(yellow)%d%Creset %s %Cgreen(%cr) %C(bold blue)<%an>%Creset” –abbrev-commit’
alias gca=’git commit –amend’
alias gri=’git rebase -i’
alias gco=’git checkout’
alias gcob=’git checkout -b’


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