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Microsoft //Build 2016 IoT and Big Data Track

It's that time of year again, and in less than an hour... Microsoft will host their annual Developers Conference; //Build. For the IoT and Big Data enthusiasts out there (and I know I'm one of them), there's a great selection of content to follow along with.... Below is a list of the sessions and their links; All [...]

Fix for Windows 10 Upgrade not appearing

So you've waited and waited, and have finally gotten bored of waiting for your Windows 10 Upgrade to appear... I found a useful comment on the here which did the trick for me; Open up Regedit. Locate the registry key: [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" [...]

By |2017-07-24T08:33:16+01:00August 28th, 2015|Tips, Windows, Windows 10, Windows Update|0 Comments

A Dot Net IoT Core Implementation of the 4tronix Pi2Go Robot – Part 1 – The Hardware

I recently gave a talk at my local .Net user group, Dot Net Notts, on Dot Net IoT Core. I ended my talk by demonstrating the 4tronix Pi2Go Robot, which I had modified for Dot Net IoT Core. I’ll go over the basics of Dot Net IoT Core, and explain what I needed to do [...]

Possible Fix for Upgrading Windows 10 build 10122 to 10130

If you’re having issues trying to upgrade your Windows 10 from Build 10122 to 10130 try the following steps prior to upgrading; First Check your System Health, by running the following three commands from an elevated Command Prompt; dism /online /cleanup-image /scanhealth dism /online /cleanup-image /checkhealth dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth   Then try cleaning out [...]

By |2017-07-24T08:33:16+01:00June 1st, 2015|Bugs, Tips, Windows, Windows 10, Windows Update|0 Comments

WordPress – Target CSS at IE 8 and before

I frequently encounter clients who are using a wide variety of Web Browsers... This is troublesom, as older browsers obviously don't support the nice new shiny CSS3 features such as @media Queries. So, I often need a way to tack on custom CSS styling specifically for older browsers such as IE8. The WordPress Codex suggests one [...]

By |2017-07-24T08:33:16+01:00February 16th, 2015|CSS, Tips, Wordpress|0 Comments