Latest

Blogger : How to hide and remove Navigation Bar at the top of the page

Every blog you create in Blogger will contain a Navigation Bar also known as Navbar at the top of the every page.

Navbar provides visitors with features like search box, Google+ share button and when signed in, it provides you with the ability to edit posts, edit widgets and to go to Blogger Dashboard directly from your website.

I do not use it that much and think that without it, the site looks a bit more professional.

In this post, you will learn how to remove Blogger Navbar by modifying Blogger Template.

Read More

.NET : How to make ELMAH log HttpRequestValidationException Error

ELMAH (Error Logging Modules and Handlers) is an open source error logging framework for ASP.NET and for ASP.NET MVC. When added to the web application, exceptions that are thrown will trigger event handlers in the ELMAH that will log nearly all unhandled exceptions, but using ASP.NET 4 there is one Exception type that the ELMAH v1.2 is unable to log and that is HttpRequestValidationException.

In this article you will learn three ways to make ELMAH log this specific exception.

Read More

VS : How to use source / version control Git in Visual Studio Express

Even though Visual Studio Express is a free product, you can still create professional projects with it. But it does have few limitations. One of the features missing is Source Control System. Even if you are coding only by yourself, it really comes handy to have an ability to return to previous versions of your project in case you mess something up. You could also use it  as a version control to track history of your project.

But luckily you can still use Source Control even if it is not integrated in VS Express.

Read More

.NET : How to solve System.Data.Entity.DbContext Compiler Error

Recently I wanted to get a better understanding on what Entity Framework is all about. I looked for the blog posts dedicated to this topic and I found one such post with concrete example. I was eager to test the code, so I created a project in Visual Studio Express but to my surprise I was not able to successfully build the project as it gave me System.Data.Entity.DbContext Compilation Error.

It took me a while before I managed to get rid of this annoying error and I want to share the solution that worked for me so that it might also help others with the same issue.

Read More

WDTV : How to make Windows shared folders available in network shares

I recently bought a new computer with windows 7 but I was unable to access my shared folders from WD-TV Live player as they were not showing on Network Shares.

I checked the web for solutions and discovered that this issue is quite common. So I tried the most popular suggestions how to solve this problem, which are listed below:

Read More

Blogger : How to modify Desktop / Mobile Template

Modifying a template in Blogger is very powerful feature. It allows you to make significant modifications to your blog which helps your blog to distinguish itself from millions of other blogs. It also gives you ability to add interactivity to your blog. This article will show how to achieve that for both Desktop and Mobile Template.

Some cases which require modifications of the template:

Read More

Blogger : How to change RSS Feed Title using FeedBurner

Adding Subscription Link Gadget / Widget to your template is a simple way for readers of your blog to subscribe to your blog's feed. But there is one thing I found annoying with that widget is that you can not customize even simple things like changing feed title. as it will always be the same as a title of your blog.

Most of the time, this is fine, but there are occasions where you want to change it to something else.

Read More

Share this page

Back to Top