Kinect for Windows SDK v1.0 is now Available!

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A day ago, the Kinect for Windows team released the Kinect for Windows SDK 1.0. It enables  easy access to the capabilities offered by the Microsoft Kinect device connected to computers running the Windows 7 and Windows 8 Developer Preview. Kinect for Windows SDK includes drivers, rich APIs for raw sensor streams and human motion tracking, […]

FIX: An error: “Saving changes is not permitted” is raised while modifying a table in SQL Server

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When a table is modified and saved in SQL Server; an error is raised: Saving changes is not permitted. The changes that you have made require the following tables to be dropped and re-created. You have either made changes to a table that can’t be re-created or enabled the option Prevent saving changes that require […]

FIX: An unexpected error occurred in the .NET Framework Data Provider for MySQL

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I just upgraded my VS2010 Premium to VS2010 SP1 with the final release of SP1 published in MSDN, and MySQL Connector Net 6.3.7, which was already installed on my PC with the latest versions of MySQL Server, has stopped working and gets broken when adding new DataSource or make a new connection. An error message […]

Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Platform Update 1 released, Download Now

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Here comes the Platform Update 1 for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 however a month ago, Microsoft released Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1. Undoubtedly to keep their technologies safe Microsoft releases security patches, but it is first time when Microsoft have targeted .NET Framework 4. Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Platform Update 1 is a platform […]

Download: Windows 8 Glimpse Theme pack for Windows 7

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Microsoft appears to be planning first beta of next version of Windows operating system (Windows 8 or Windows vNext) later this year, sometime in Q3 of 2011. Reports say that Microsoft has already started the coding work on Windows 8 M3 on February 28th, 2011 and M3 is the last development milestone before moving to […]

Download: Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 now available

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Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 is available for everyone now. Just 2 days back, Microsoft released Service Pack 1 of Visual Studio 2010 to MSDN. S. Somasegar, Senior Vice President, Developer Division revealed On March 8th, MSDN subscribers will be able to download and install Visual Studio 2010 SP1 from their subscriber downloads. If […]

Visual Studio 2010 Uninstall Utility: Clean/Uninstall Visual Studio 2010 completely

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Sometimes you cannot uninstall the Visual Studio 2010 on your computer by using the Add or Remove Programs feature in Control Panel of Windows XP or the Programs and Features feature in Control Panel of Windows Vista and Windows 7, if one of the following reasons is true. The installation process was not halted and […]

How to Get Visual Studio 2010 Product Key, Extend Trail Period & Activate it

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The most prominent question is asked by new Visual Studio players (IMO Users is not a suitable word for them). Just like Windows and Office suite, Microsoft has implemented product activation and validation in Visual Studio 2010 to prevent piracy and provide additional benefits of genuine product. While installing Visual Studio doesn’t prompt for product […]

How to Restore File Associations in Visual Studio 2010

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Sometimes when you use 3rd party editors to modify your solution and code files like Notepad++ etc., you may loose Visual Studio file associations. It happens so many times when these kind of 3rd party editors register file associations with Visual Studio files while installing, but don’t re-register Visual Studio as default application when you […]

Visual Studio 2010 SP1 supports HTML5 and CSS3

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Nowadays, The fastest involving part of computer technology is Web and its standards. Most of the web browsers are incorporating with new web standards and including support for HTML5 and CSS3 to enrich web experience to next level. Whereas the Web professionals are being readied to build web contents based on HTML5 and CSS3, but […]