Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Solutions To Two Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Errors: (1) This version of SQL Server Data Tools is not compatible with the database runtime components installed on this computer. An incompatible DacFx version is installed. – and – (2) WebForms UnobtrusiveValidationMode requires a ScriptResourceMapping for ‘jquery’. Please add a ScriptResourceMapping named jquery(case-sensitive).

I wanted to share the solutions to two frequently encountered errors for ASP.Net developers using the Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 development environment: Error 1: This version of SQL Server Data Tools is not compatible with the database runtime components installed … Continue reading

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Access & Format EXT2 or EXT3 File System From Windows (XP Vista 7 8) Directly – Free & WITHOUT Using a Boot Disc! (For USB Flash Drive On Asus RT-N56U)

Those of you utilizing Asus‘ fantastic RT-N56U wireless router for a file / media  server via the 2 USB ports and flash drives are aware that you have few options if your flash drives are >32gb and you run Windows … Continue reading

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SQL Quirk – When Using TOP 1 In Query With Correlated Subquery

I found this quirk in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 T-SQL tonight – thought I’d pass it along to spare you the grief it gave me for nearly 2 hours: SELECT TOP 1 CAST(ad.id_acct_biztax_detail AS INTEGER) AS id_acct_biztax_detail       ,ad.dte_due_taxes       … Continue reading

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Java Update 21 For Version 7 SE Breaks Palo Alto / Cisco Network Systems Net Connect / NetConnect & Global Desktop / GlobalDesktop VPN Products With Unknown Compatibility Issue | UPDATE: Fixed With Java 7 Update 25!

UPDATE 7/6/2013: This issue has been resolved with Java 7 update 25! The recent Java 7 Update 21 has some form of change that interferes with the functioning of Palo Alto / Cisco Systems NetConnect & GlobalDesktop products. I had … Continue reading

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Visual Source Safe VSS ‘ Show Differences ‘ Function Not Work – Says ” Binary Files Differ “

This “Binary Files Differ” error/message was annoying the heck out of me, but I had been able to fix it by checking out the the offending file, opening it in TEXTPAD and saving it as format PC / ANSI, then … Continue reading

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Motorola Droid Razr MAXX HD XT926 XT926M – Take / Tear Down Disassembly Repair Screen Camera Battery

The new Motorola Droid Razr MAXX HD XT926 XT926M is supposed to be nano-coated internally to avoid damage due to light liquid, but it is not very often that the liquid coming into contact with your phone is merely a … Continue reading

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Qualcomm Atheros AR9287 Connecting 150Mbps (versus 300Mbps) To ASUS RT-N56U Wi-Fi Router – SOLUTION!

As long as I was posting solutions to other issues, I figured I may as well post this one too. My Sony Vaio F-Series (VCPF237FX) laptop with the Qualcomm Atheros AR9287 Wi-Fi card is limited to a max speed of … Continue reading

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