Search:

Type: Posts; User: techgnome

Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 2.61 seconds.

  1. Re: [RESOLVED] Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Actual temp was 99ish... at least... not sure what the official temp was... will have to watch the news later to find out. Then with the humidity, the heat index or "Feels like" temp iruns 110-120......
  2. Replies
    44
    Views
    592

    Re: Go for the Olympics

    I'd totally forgot about that skit.... love it...
    "He's probably going to feel that tomorrow.."

    -tg
  3. Replies
    5
    Views
    111

    Re: Information on a Dropped...Something

    Do you source control your db objects, or at least the scripts for them? I'm curious as to whether there's a stored proc someone's written that''s supposed to drop/create a temp view or something,...
  4. Re: [RESOLVED] Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    We've had quite a bit of rain the last couple of weeks... it's finally stopped.... and now... we're hitting triple digit heat index... 120 today and tomorrow, 100 on Sunday, with it finally dropping...
  5. Replies
    44
    Views
    592

    Re: Go for the Olympics

    I recently threw this out into a group as a proposal to change the Olympics:

    I want to see three types of Olympics… same events for each one… First category: Consists of the everyday average Joes....
  6. Replies
    5
    Views
    91

    Re: I graduated!!!

    You say that like it's a bad thing... that's all I've got as well...

    At any rate, well done and congratulations!

    -tg
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    128

    Re: Passing PointF as Optional Parameter

    It's actually easier to manage a couple of overloaded functions than one function with a bunch of optional parameters. In an overloaded function, you know you're going to have ABC, or ABD or ACT or...
  8. Replies
    44
    Views
    592

    Re: Go for the Olympics

    I haven't had that issue. At least I don't think it's crap. But then I have access to all the channels. If you only have OTA NBC, then yeah, I can see how it's crap, but that's how it's always been....
  9. Replies
    388
    Views
    42,132

    Re: Hamilton 5x World Champion ?

    Well, they are looking for ways to "spice" it up and get more viewers... I'd watch.

    -tg
  10. Replies
    388
    Views
    42,132

    Re: Hamilton 5x World Champion ?

    Ha hahaahaaaa.....
    https://twitter.com/BanterSteiner/status/1420035335061491712/photo/1
    Its a parody account... buy still... seems like a valid and sound tactic...

    -tg
  11. Re: Program will not delete or allow me to use previous name when updating program

    Yeah, I'm curious about this bit here... how are you doing this?

    -tg
  12. Re: VB.Net - Merge Pdf Files and Add Bookmarks to It (Using PDFBox)

    Short answer: you don't.
    Slightly longer answer: You might be able to if you install and build the .NET version and build it with the "Make COM Visible" (or something like that) option turned on....
  13. VS 2017 Re: Correctly Sort Date Values in DataGridView

    I'm still struggling as to why you're not just biding the datatable to teh grid directly - or through a BindingSource as previously suggested.

    -tg
  14. Replies
    9
    Views
    211

    Re: KeyUp event on TextBox ?

    put this in the keyPRess event:


    If KeyAscii = vbKeyReturn Then KeyAscii = 0

    put this in the changed event


    If Len(serialnumber.Text) < 8 Then
    serialnumber.BackColor = vbRed
  15. Replies
    9
    Views
    211

    Re: KeyUp event on TextBox ?

    huh... if only there was a property or something to prevent users from entering more than 6 characters into a text .... something like a MaxLength property or something...

    Set the .MaxLength to...
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    168

    VS 2019 Re: Menu Item Appear on Key Press

    Uuuuhh.... yeah... that's not how RegisterHotKey works... You should be registering your hot keys on FormLoad ... then in the WndProc you handle the hot key that was pressed. You should NOT keep...
  17. Re: Trying to make a "ExpanderPanel" control

    Don't create a UserControl... Try creating a Class that Inherits from Panel, and then add to it from there...

    -tg
  18. VS 2017 Re: Correctly Sort Date Values in DataGridView

    Dim x1 As String() = {JobLocation, JobNo, Detail, Product, DRAWINGNO, Started, Completed, ToProd, Engineer, Designer, Checker, EstHrs, ActualHrs, ReworkHrs, ShipTo, ShipDate, FMLDrawingNo,...
  19. Re: Enable/disable form resizing at run-time...

    You start by not replying to a 20 year old thread. Then you have to understand how to read an API declaration. hwnd relates to a Handle to a WiNDow... so you get the window handle that you want to...
  20. Re: [RESOLVED] Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    It's what you have when you can't even get a "B" in biology...

    -tg
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    241

    VS 2019 Re: Printing Arrays in Listbox

    While normally a List would be advisable, I'm going to caution against it. This reeks of a homework assignment; prasumably to learn how to use arrays. THis is also a good time to learn debugging...
  22. Replies
    3,071
    Views
    138,136

    Re: What song are you listening to right now?

    Taiko Drumming Radio on Pandora.
    Just heard this ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZXnpkUMIME

    -tg
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    309

    Re: Curiosity! (about Controls at Runtime)

    Private WithEvents MyCtl As VB.TextBox

    Funny thing about that line... it doesn't HAVE to be Private... Friend and Public work just as well...

    -tg
  24. Re: How to Update and Remove the .xaml Image.Source Property using Visual Basic code

    The problem isn't ImgPicture but rather myImage... myImage is sending a String for the .Source property ... while ImgPicture is expecting an ImageSource ... in the XAML for an Image, the Source...
  25. Re: [RESOLVED] Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Whacha mean? raisin oatmeal cookies are the best!

    -tg
  26. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,599

    Re: What skills are needed for IoT?

    What?



    What? No... Again... no...

    Because:


    -tg
  27. Replies
    388
    Views
    42,132

    Re: Hamilton 5x World Champion ?

    Well the first sprint qualifying is in the bag. It was different. I also felt it was either 7-12 laps too long. It should have been a 5-lap shootout, or 10 laps... 17 was too much I thought. I also...
  28. Replies
    4
    Views
    333

    Re: how to block user for duplicate entry

    The same solution.
  29. Re: Weird error right after the db server goes up after being down.

    Just because the server is back online doesn't mean the service is back online. I've got a docker container that runs an oracle database, the container itself only takes a minute or two to come...
  30. Replies
    40
    Views
    976

    Re: Reading Proficiency and Programming

    I give you Github Copilot...

    -tg
  31. Re: Advantages of grouping everything in EXE

    Depends on the survey... and who you ask...
    My guess is that the most commonly followed model is something "agile-ish" ... which is part of the problem. Companies that were traditional waterfall,...
  32. Re: Advantages of grouping everything in EXE

    That's NOT what Agile is ... at all... at least if it's done correctly. Problem is that it's never done correctly. In all the times that I've been on a project that or in a company that tried to be...
  33. Re: 5G versus 4G and Charges for Gigabytes Used

    Then they are still on the 4G network... Unless they also upgrade their phone to take advantage of the 5G network, they aren't really using 5G. It's like getting fiber into the neighborhood, but...
  34. Replies
    7
    Views
    268

    VS 2019 Re: Database Rows to Columns in Result

    *koff* Stored Proceedure *koff* *koff* Stored procedure *koff*


    Sorry... yeah, I've done this exact thing before, but never stuffing the query into VB as a string... that's going to be asking for...
  35. Replies
    9
    Views
    360

    Re: variable not defined

    1) you've posted in the Codebank which is for sharing code snips, not getting help - I'll ask the mods to move the thread to a more appropriate location.
    2) How does this line even make sense:

    ...
  36. Re: [RESOLVED] Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    It's actually more aimed at those that might be on the fence about it or putting it off "just because" ... it's not intended to move ani-vaxxers over the fence. Only the ones already on it.

    -tg
  37. Replies
    8
    Views
    290

    Re: Array problems

    Like what? Have you tried removing eels from your hovercraft? That sometimes works.
    If not, there's a guide in my signature block on how to do that. Click. Read. Be enlightened and try again.

    -tg
  38. Replies
    8
    Views
    444

    Re: [RESOLVED] Basic variable problem

    IT's not "for some reason" ... it's for a very specific reason... the control does _not_ exist yet at the time that code runs. THAT's the reason. You were trying to get the value of the Trackbars......
  39. Replies
    12
    Views
    564

    Re: Parse date to correct format

    In my signature is a link about removing eels from your hovercraft ... It's a thread on how to get effective help around here...




    And decimal... decimal is the other type that needs a...
  40. Re: Russian hackers target developer's Microsoft account

    Unsuccessful login on 6/14 from the Ukraine... and on 6/18 from Thailand...
    I should check in on it more often...


    -tg
Results 1 to 40 of 500
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4



Click Here to Expand Forum to Full Width