I just got my hands on the new Google Nexus 7 16 gb tab. My work laptop has Windows XP on it and I was expecting that XP will just detect Nexus 7 like any other USB device. Well that didn’t happen :(. Windows deteced that Nexus was plugged in but couldn’t install any drivers … Read more
I wanted to display records from an aggregate query on my visualforce page. I expected this to be pretty staright forward but it turns out there are many ways to get this done and most solutions on the forums were not as straight forward as I expected. I was storing my results in a list … Read more
Just installed Force.com IDE on my XP laptop, using the standalone installer from Salesforce website. This is a pulse based installer that installs Force.com IDE as an eclipse plugin. However, once the installation finished I was greeted with the following error: JVM terminated. Exit code=-1. Below is a screenshot of the error pop-up.. How to … Read more
Bought a copy of GTA 4 yesterday and to my surprise the frame rate was like 6 fps. My config is as follows Intel i5 760 Quad Core Processor 8 GB DDR3 1600 Mhz RAM NVidia Geforce 8800 GTS 320 MB It turned out that GTA was only using the dedicated memory of the card … Read more
The production database on my server got nuked last weekend and there is no backup. Sadly, I have learned the virtue of backing up the hard way. I am trying to salvage what I can from the raw files, lets see if I succeed.
I recently setup my home computer so that I could control it remotely. I help out my Mom with issues on her PC or install some software and it was quite difficult as I could not see what’s there on her screen. In our organization the It service team uses Dameware Mini Remote Control to … Read more
I appeared for the IBM Rational Certified Solution Designer Certification in August 2009 at the IBM Rational Software Conference 2009 in Bangalore and cleared both test 833 and 834 with ease. My preparation strategy included studying from UML Distilled 3rd edition by Martin Fowler and Applying UML and Patterns by Craig Larman. I would … Read more
If you are trying to publish a post containing pictures to a WordPress blog using windows live writer you may encounter the following error. “The following pictures cannot be published because the blog does not support picture publishing.” The error could be caused due to several reasons. In my case the error was caused due … Read more