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How to Create a Custom Performance Counter
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 27 Jun 09

In this episode we are going to take a look at how to create custom performance counters.

Part of the core .net framework allows you to create code which can hook into the underlying performance counters which the windows OS has. We will show how you can easily create hooks to take advanta...

Part 2: Getting around and using the IPython interpreter
Category: Languages > Python      Posted: 21 Jun 09

We discuss some of the 'magic' commands, how to use the command history, how to use the editor, some useful keystrokes, and how to get interactive help.

Part 1: Getting started with IPython on a Windows PC
Category: Languages > Python      Posted: 21 Jun 09

We discuss effective ways to set up and configure IPython on a Windows PC including handy tips for making the most out of IPython in a Windows environment.

White testing Plastic
Category: Languages > Testing      Posted: 08 Mar 09

Ever heard of White? You should.

White is a promising testing framework based on the UI Automation APIs which enables you to write tests in C# (or your favorite .NET language).

Why is it interesting? I think there're several reasons but, for me, the main ones are:

Git on Windows
Category: Tools > Version Control      Posted: 16 Jun 08

This episode of GitCasts demonstrates how to setup mSysGit on Windows and goes through some basic workflow using the Windows Git version, in an attempt to partially dispel rumors that Git is unsupported or difficult to get going on Windows. I assume previous knowledge of Git here - this just shows yo...

Introduction to Windows Presentation Foundation (aka Avalon)
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 01 Nov 07

Billy Hollis provides a virtual walkthrough of Microsoft's rich client user interface framework formerly codenamed Avalon and now known as Windows Pres...

Using DiskPart to Create a RAID Array
Category: Platforms > Windows      Posted: 25 Oct 07

This tutorial covers the exact same ground as my previous one, creating a RAID1 Array. But this time it’s command line baby. Aside from impressing yo...

Using RAID1 in Windows 2K3
Category: Platforms > Windows      Posted: 25 Oct 07

Here’s my first shot at a howto by way of screencast. This tutorial shows you how to add a mirrored drive array in Windows Server 2003 (and XP).

Optimize Windows XP Startup
Category: Platforms > Windows      Posted: 24 Jun 07

In this episode we show you how to use the hidden "msconfig" program in Windows XP to cut your Windows boot time in half. Plus also use it to remove unwanted programs including spyware from the registry. Biff makes an appearance and messes with the audio. And winter is here in Toronto, so we pull out...

Diagnosing JavaScript Memory Leaks in the Windows IE Browser
Category: Web Development > Javascript      Posted: 16 Jun 07

Discusses how I diagnosed and fixed a memory leak in a JavaScript library. It's a very simplified example, and the same techniques probably can't be used for more complex web applications, but it might shed some light on how these memory leaks occur.

Setting up and Running Amazon EC2
Category: Web Development > Other      Posted: 10 Jun 07

The Amazon Web Services Developer Connection has an 18 minute screencast that will show you how to Set up and Run Amazon EC2 from Windows. EC2 is Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud web service. With EC2 you can setup and run your own virtual server for less than $80 per month

iPhoto and Photoshop with Parallels
Category: Platforms > Mac      Posted: 10 Jun 07

A video showing how to use Parallels on your Mac to edit photos from iPhoto in the Windows version of Photoshop.