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andrewsw's (private) > Simple Grammar

Posted 17 August 2015

tlhIn`toq 's blog stresses the importance of written communication skills. I want to blog about common errors. I am not attempting to provide a definitive reference, but just to highlight, and correct, the most common errors.

You're welcome!...

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andrewsw's Blog > Progressive Testing

Posted 01 August 2015

We very often have peope post a wall of code with no idea why it isn't working. There are important concerns here about knowing how to test and debug code, and decipher error messages. However, it is even more important for people to understand that they should be running and testing their code at the earliest opportunity, and frequently...

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andrewsw's Blog > Basic SQL Knowledge

Posted 21 July 2015

It surprises me how often we encounter people who do not know how to join two tables together in a single query. People seem to find just enough information to create a table, to define a primary key, and to write a simple SELECT query based on the table. They do not read beyond this basic knowledge.

I suppose we could blame the internet to an...

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andrewsw's Blog > Find JavaScript Errors in Google Chrome

Posted 07 July 2015

In Google Chrome right-click an element (or anything on the page) and choose Inspect Element to access GC's developer tools.

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You can apparently use Ctrl-Shift-I to do this as well, although I find pressing F12...

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andrewsw's Blog > VB.NET Get SQL Server INCREMENT Value

Posted 14 June 2015

This isn't a tutorial, just a lump of code that I wanted to make available that demonstrates retrieving INCREMENT values for newly inserted SQL Server (Express) records, and displaying them on a WinForm. (There are some links in the code to articles on this subject.)

Of course, you should question whether you need to retrieve, or even...

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    jeffindenver Icon

    29 Aug 2015 - 05:22
    Thanks for being so active and answering questions on the vb.net subforum.
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    andrewsw Icon

    15 Aug 2015 - 12:49
    You're welcome. You can press the green plus-button if a post has been helpful.
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    alexstrinda Icon

    15 Aug 2015 - 11:31
    Helped me to get to the right answer! Thanks!
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    matt4051 Icon

    23 Jul 2015 - 16:21
    Offers really good help, i am very appreciated that he took the time to check my work out
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    _KABOOSE_ Icon

    05 Jul 2015 - 12:28
    awesome
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    mbole87 Icon

    01 Apr 2015 - 00:58
    Andrewsw helps me second time, awesome.
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    farad Icon

    15 Nov 2014 - 16:34
    One of the best...
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    abdalraheem Icon

    31 Dec 2013 - 04:59
    Thanks
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    Michael26 Icon

    14 Nov 2013 - 04:21
    Boom, 2000 rep points :)
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    laytonsdad Icon

    21 Aug 2013 - 14:03
    Getting close to 1500 rep, you are a robot.
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    Flukeshot Icon

    14 Jul 2013 - 16:09
    1337 reputation points, truely elite!
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    Michael26 Icon

    09 Jun 2013 - 14:11
    Wow andrew, you're on fire this month
    82 reputation points, nice :)
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    Michael26 Icon

    27 May 2013 - 16:14
    Great for you andrew, keep up the good work :)
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    jon.kiparsky Icon

    15 May 2013 - 13:13
    Jinx, buy me a coke!
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    laytonsdad Icon

    29 Mar 2013 - 14:15
    You are awesome.
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