SQLite Studio

If you are doing any work with a SQLite database, you need this tool. https://sqlitestudio.pl It’s a fantastic free, open source GUI for working with SQLite databases. Clean, fast, surprisingly well featured – it should really be at the top of the list for SQLite GUI tools.

Enabling Windows 10 Continuum on Lumia 640 (theoretically any Windows 10 Lumia)

It can be done, and I have done it! I have a Cricket wireless Lumia 640 with continuum mode working. Follow the directions here: http://www.windowslatest.com/2016/12/02/enable-continuum-support-lumia-phone/ I have mirrored the files here: Continuum.zip Some notes: 1. After you install the Interop Tools app, you may need to reboot the phone. Before rebooting, I encountered crashes when …

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Dirt simple WCF Routing Service configuration tutorial with authentication

As I’ve said in previous posts, I’m a big fan of WCF in general – recently I have had the opportunity to work with a less popular, but extremely powerful feature: the WCF Routing Service (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee517423(v=vs.110).aspx) The MSDN documentation is confusing. The existing blog articles are confusing or broken. Examples of hosting it in IIS …

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Installing Windows Identity Foundation 3.5 in Azure Role Startup Task (Server 2012 VM)

The new VMs used by Azure are Server 2012+, and you cannot use the msu installer for WIF (Like you could here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sriharsha/archive/2012/04/07/windows-azure-unable-to-find-assembly-microsoft-identitymodel.aspx). You must use dism to enable the feature. I assume you are familiar with creating startup tasks – you need to create a batch file that runs: [code] Dism /online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:Windows-Identity-Foundation …

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