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Visual Studio 2010 profiler on Windows 8 issue

I’ve been using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 on my Windows 8 machine for a while now. Never had an issue until today when I tried to start the profiler. Turns out the driver it uses is not compatible with Windows … Continue reading

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Remote debugger setup

Setting up the remote debugger from Windows 8 (Visual Studio) to Windows XP SP3 (Program) was a fight, but I won. Read my steps below. Program machine ~ virtualxp Add a user for remote debugging that will be available on … Continue reading

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No Hyper-V for you!

I want to use Hyper-V from Windows 8. But the “Turn Windows features on or off” wizard has Hyper-V platform grayed out. Telling me the processor misses SLAT in the tooltip. My machine has an older Core 2 Duo T5500 … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Release Preview to RTM

Up first: an upgrade from Release Preview (build 8400) to RTM (build 9200) is not possible. As so many people I installed the Developer Preview, the Consumer Preview, the Release Preview and the RTM. Every new version was a clean … Continue reading

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Techdays 2012 – day 2

Astrid Hackenberg – Multi-tenant applications on Windows Azure There are four models of sharing: Independent – share nothing Isolated – share infrastructure (IAAS) Isolated – share platform (PAAS) Shared – Share everything (SAAS) SAAS can be implemented on different ways … Continue reading

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Techdays 2012 – day 1

Keynote Metro the vision of clear applications, like signs in the metro. You just know what they mean. Your application must do the same. That is why you’ll need to redesign it for every platform (desktop, mobile, web, tablet, …) … Continue reading

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Windows 8 developer preview

Windows 8 is released as a preview version for developers. The post on Scott Hanselman‘s blog inspired me to download and install it. I started by creating the USB stick version of the image but ran into some trouble. After … Continue reading

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