How to create a 301 Redirect in c# and vb.net

If you need to redirect a page to another page or site, it's best to use a 301 redirect to help retain some of your SEO work. It's believed that a...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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. ...

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...

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...

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...

Set Ajax Toolkit Accordion Selected AccordionPane by ID

If you want to choose which AccodionPane is selected, you generally use the SelectedIndex command. However, if you want to select which AccordionPane is active by its ID and when you...

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...

How to copy files to client machines via a logon script

This can be very handy when you have set a group policy to display a certain background image/file. Lefts say your group policy is configured to set everyones background to a image...