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MaintainScrollPositionOnPostback replaces SmartNavigation

Just found this out today: the page directive SmartNavigation="true" is deprecated in ASP.NET 2.0, though it is still supported for backward compatibility. Instead use the page directive MaintainScrollPositionOnPostback="true".


BaseCamp RSS feed

An interesting sidenote to yesterday's post and image of my RSS list of "things to read": notice the "Tellus" listing. This is our Basecamp feed - so I know about anything that gets posted to any of our projects at any time - without having to...


How to setup the Performancing extension for Firefox to post to CS 2.0

As a follow up to my comments about the Performancing extension for Firefoxthat Dave Burke quoted today in the Community Server Daily News I put together a little Flash video to demonstrate how to setup the extension to post to a Community Server...


So I updated the library project, now what?

In my last post I described adding some unit tests to one of our core libraries that three projects currently being developed are using and finding a bug in the code. Well of course I fixed the bug, but now what? Now each of the teams working on...


Another real-world example of why even the most simple smoke test is shiny

I'm in the middle of developing a proof of concept project for a client that involves me working fairly closely with 3 third-parties along with the client. The communication and waiting game can sometimes be a PITA. Currently I'm waiting on any...


I'm digging Code Monkey

Jonathan Coulton's "Code Monkey" is freakin' awesome (via Matt Hawley). Check out the video on Tra5hTa1k, too - it's just as cool. I hope they do come up with a t-shirt (check out the poll), I like thisversion.


Krabby Patties

Having just finished up a lunch composed mostly of a couple of Boca burgers I thought I would pass on a "tip" for those with children who are fans of Cartoon Network and specifically SpongeBob SquarePants. We keep a couple of boxes of Boca...


Day of .NET Swag

I agree, Day of .NET Rocked! It was definitely worth the 3-1/2 hour drive each way and the overnight stay in a hotel. John, Josh, and Jasonput on a great event andMark Miller is a fantastic speaker. I will post my notes for each of the sessions...


Going to Day of .NET in Ann Arbor?

I'm heading north to Ann Arbor this afternoon after work, along with Joe Wirtley, in order to attend the Day of .NET tomorrow. We'll be staying at the Hamton Inn Ann Arbor - North, which "conveniently" has an Applebees attached to it. If there...


Back from our Disney vacation

I pulled into the driveway this morning about 4:30 AM after driving for 16 hours from Disney World to home (about 30 miles north of Cincinnati). The drive wasn't that bad - we once drove from Monterey, CA, to here in a bit over 48 hours - going...