Visio 2013 Snap and Glue Reset Settings

Visio 2013 doesn’t have a Reset Settings option Have you ever made some changes in the Visio 2013 Snap & Glue settings page and wanted to restore the settings to default, but couldn’t? Well that’s because Visio 2013 doesn’t have a Defaults or Reset button as you can see from the image below. To see the Snap & Glue settings go to View tab > Visual Aids >...

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Sitecore System.InvalidOperationException: fieldTypeItem YSOD

YSOD in Sitecore Template Inheritance Tab I received a nasty surprise, a YSOD, when I clicked the Inheritance tab for a user defined template in Sitecore. After a little digging and some help from Sitecore Rocks, it turns out that after installing a “dirty” Sitecore package, the Type for a field can be left blank. If you have a Sitecore template that inherits a template with a field...

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SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Mobile Sites

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Mobile Sites

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment mobile sites make a splash! I’m proud to say that the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment mobile websites have gone live! Checkout the three SeaWorld parks and two Busch Gardens parks on your mobile device. You can do all kinds of things, see my projects page at http://ascii63software.com/my-projects for more...

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Attach to Local IIS Process in 1 Click

Attach to Local IIS Process in 1 Click

Attach to local IIS While developing an ASP.NET Sitecore application you have several options for how you will step through your code to debug your web app in Visual Studio 2010. You can debug locally using the Visual Studio Development Server, your local IIS server or IIS Express. For this post I will concentrate on attaching to a local IIS server (although the process should be the same for the...

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Add Language Translation to your website with Microsoft Translator

Add Language Translation to your website with Microsoft Translator

The Microsoft Translator Widget You can add translation to your website with the simple inclusion of a div and some JavaScript. Here’s how: Go to http://www.microsofttranslator.com/widget Enter your site URL. Pick a color, width and translation settings for the widget. Click the Generate Code button. Copy/Paste the code to wherever you want the widget displayed.   Try it...

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How do I get Windows 7 to switch proxy between my work and home networks automatically?

How do I get Windows 7 to switch proxy between my work and home networks automatically?

The Proxy shuffle Let me know if this scenario sounds familiar: At work your primary workstation is a laptop. You spend your days between working at your desk and attending meetings. And if you’re like me, you take your laptop wherever you go. This means docking and undocking or being on the wired/wireless network throughout the day. This is great unless you have a proxy server in the mix....

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