How to delete files by age with PowerShell

You can easily use PowerShell to delete files that are older than x minutes/hours/days.  This is useful if you have a temporary folder which you would like to regularly clear down. ...

Enable Browsers to see XML/RSS feeds

If you want internet browsers to recognise your XML/RSS feeds as soon as a visitor reaches your website, then this article is for you. Browsers such as Internet Explorer 7 have...

Set Ajax Toolkit Accordion Panes all closed on load

As you know when you use the accordion element of the Ajax Toolkit, one of the panes is automatically open on load. Well there is a way around this, simply add...

Remove border lines around links in firefox

Have you noticed those nasty dotted lines around links when you click on them in Firefox? Well here's how to get rid of them, and it's quite simple really just add...

How to see what channel your wireless networks is using PowerShell or Command Prompt

If you want to see what channel your wireless network, or the neighbouring networks, then you can run the below script in either PowerShell or the Command Prompt. Why look at the...

C# Detect HTTPS in a load balanced environment

Detecting HTTPS in your asp.net c# web app is fairly straight forward in a normal environment with a single server solution, as you can see from the below example: The problem comes...

DropDownList SelectedItem.Value or SelectedValue not working when TabPanel is removed

If you're using the TabContainer, which is part of the Ajax Control Toolkit and have noticed that when you remove a tab you have issues accessing the values from a DropDownList...

Enable use of # and % characters in OneDrive Business

If you're seeing errors syncing files and/or folders containing special characters such as a # and %, then it's likely because you haven't allowed syncing of these. For some reason Microsoft...

Manage DHCP Filters via PowerShell Script

If you operate a list of allowed mac addresses on your DHCP server to prevent unauthorised users/devices from obtaining an IP address, it can be a pain to have to constantly...

Set clock by logon script

To set you client machines to the same time, simply decide on a server to use as the time source. Then consider adding a echo message to inform the user of what...

How to put an asp.net website in maintenance mode

If you need to take your website offline, for any reason (eg. database maintenance, site move etc), you can do so very easily by just creating one .htm file and dropping...

Force the compatibility mode in IE8

If your website doesn't display properly in IE8, then it's recommended that you amend your code, but in the meantime you could force Internet Explorer 8 to run in the compatibility mode. Simply add the...

Map a network drive in a logon script

There are two ways to map a network drive and each is more useful in a different situation. Method 1 This way is the more efficient of the two and most useful if...