Telerik Reporting Review

Posted by in Database, Other, Programming on 25. Jun, 2012 | 5 Comments

When it comes to using a Report Writer in my applications, I had heard talk for years that I should avoid Crystal Reports if possible. “It’s a behemoth.” Some said. “It’s more that you need.” “It’s frustrating.” Well up until recently I was able to remain happily ignorant of the power and fury that is […]

14 Things I Learned at FoxCon 2011

Posted by in C#, Database, FoxPro on 31. Jan, 2011 | 2 Comments

Another great conference for Visual FoxPro Developers, although this one didn’t focus solely on Visual FoxPro. What did I learn there?

Southwest Fox 2010 Recap

Posted by in Community Relations, Database, FoxPro, Other on 25. Oct, 2010 | 1 Comment

Southwest Fox 2010 has come and gone. Here’s my take.

VFPXTab is not multi-user friendly

Posted by in FoxPro on 29. Sep, 2010 | 0 Comments

If you use VFPXTab to calculate cross-tabs in VFP, you have to modify it to make it work properly in a  multi-user environment. We have a client with West-Wind Web Connection on their server, and one of their dashboard widgets used a cross-tab of some data.  Periodically an error would get automatically emailed to us  […]

The Upgrade Trail from Visual FoxPro to Silverlight is Getting Blazed

Posted by in C#, Database, FoxPro, Other, Web on 23. Aug, 2010 | 1 Comment

If you’re interested in upgrading to Silverlight, Southwest Fox Conference is the place to go.

Adventures in Upgrading Windows7 RC to RTM, Part 2

Posted by in Hardware on 28. Feb, 2010 | 0 Comments

wherein things get a little tricky…

Test

Posted by in Web on 14. Oct, 2009 | 0 Comments

This is a test post from my iPhone.