I was looking up directions for a guy and decided to do a little product comparison. I first went to Google Maps by default. Old habit. Then decided to compare it against Microsoft’s new Local Live. It’s obvious from the screenshots that local live has much older maps for this area (Marion, OH). Google Maps gets my […]
Ever wanted to start a windows service that your application depends on through code? Or maybe just wanted to see the status of the service. Well in .NET the System.ServiceProcess is your answer.
Dim instance As New _
‘Check to see if it is already started
If instance.CanStop = False Then
‘Start the service
‘Wait for the service to start
Computers running Windows since Windows 95 have always adjusted their time. But that’s all going to change starting next year. If your running Windows 95, 98, ME or 2000 then next year when the time changes your going to have to do it yourself.
So there, I’ve told you about it so don’t come a calling […]
The Pee Dee .NET User Group is proud to present .NET University as a 4-part series during this winter’s meetings! Join us to get an overview of the next version of the .NET Framework (.NET 3.0), including Windows Communication Foundation, Windows Presentation Foundation, Windows Workflow Foundation, and Windows CardSpace. All topics are covered at a […]