Outlook Blog – Mail Merge: How to send a personalized e-mail to many people at once

Outlook Blog – Mail Merge: How to send a personalized e-mail to many people at once. Excerpt from above blog… First of all, this post is dedicated to my aunt Gayla who runs a small business and has a lot of trouble with this feature. This post is not dedicated to those who might use […]
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Filter calls and SMS’ in Windows Phone – Nokia Lumia

This was one of the features that I badly missed on my windows phone. Now with the latest update for Windows Phone I do see this feature in my settings… (See screenshot) To block a number, please open your call log/history, long press on the number that you want to block, you should get the […]
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error LNK2022: metadata operation failed (801311E4) : Duplicate managed types have different visibilities

You will stumble upon this error if you are migrating your C++/CLI project from Visual Studio 2010 to Visual Studio 2012. One scenario for this error is when you are setting a different visibility for a native element and another include file has already set another visibility. Something like… #include <anotherinclude.h>#pragma make_public(g_SomeNativeType) Here you are […]
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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to retire within 12 months

REDMOND, Wash. — Aug. 23, 2013 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer has decided to retire as CEO within the next 12 months, upon the completion of a process to choose his successor. In the meantime, Ballmer will continue as CEO and will lead Microsoft through the next steps of […]
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Stepping/tracing to next function or branching call

While stepping through disassembly code you might have wondered if there is a way to jump directly to the next branching statement or the next call or the next return statement instruction. The answer is: Yes there are some very useful ones, the following table of commands is taken from WinDbg documentation. p (Step) Debug […]
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