Jamendo

By Charlotte

Not a development post (in the true meaning of the word :)) but more about a website I found a few days ago… Jamendo.com – I spend my coding time listening to music, it’s how…

Missing format specifier.

By Charlotte

I’ve been practicing my F# recently – I took a gap for a little bit, and just got back into it. I’ve been working through my ‘Foundations of F#’ book, and have hit a slight…

Setting up TeamCity…

By Charlotte

I’m gradually in the process of shifting our CruiseControl based CI service to use JetBrain’s TeamCity Professional solution (both are free). The main reason for moving to TeamCity is that whilst CruiseControl worked and did…

Invoking UI Changes in WPF

By Charlotte

Again another reminder, in WinForms I would have done: private delegate void UpdateUiTextDelegate(Control control, string text); private void UpdateUiText(Control control, string text) { if(InvokeRequired) { Invoke(new UpdateUiTextDelegate(UpdateUiText), new object[] {control, text}); return; } control.Text =…

Enabling / Disabling buttons in WPF

By Charlotte

I’m really only putting this in to remind myself — having come from a WinForms background, I’m used to: _btnOK.Enabled = false; but in WPF this is: _btnOK.IsEnabled = false; For some reason I (without…

Consolas!!! GRRRRRR

By Charlotte

Why oh why does everyone and their Dad now use Consolas??? Am I the only one that perceives the font as ‘fuzzy’? I’ve read quite a few blogs recently loving the Consolas font such as…

WPF Resources from other DLL’s

By Charlotte

I spent a little bit of time trying to figure this out, to be honest – it’s available in quite a few locations on google, but I thought I’d add it here as well. The…