BleachBit:- Cisco Secure Endpoint – Alert – 2023 – January – Day 01

Background Downloaded BleachBit. Upon successful download, the file was immediately deleted.   Lineage Here are previous posts on BleachBit. BleachBit:- Usage – 2023 – January – Day 01 Link   TroubleShooting Which aplication is removing the downloaded BleachBit file? Cisco Secure Endpoint Detections W32.3CC1FB7EDF-70.SBX.VIOC Textual Detection:- W32.3CC1FB7EDF-70.SBX.VIOC Fingerprint ( SHA-256):- 3cc File Name:- 4f....tmp File … Continue reading BleachBit:- Cisco Secure Endpoint – Alert – 2023 – January – Day 01

WebEx – Run on Start Up – Suspend

Background A couple of weeks ago, I installed WebEx.   Observation The next time that I restarted my machine, I noticed a new icon (  ) in the status bar of my MS Window computer. Was able to determine that the icon is for WebEx. I don't use it that often and so I really … Continue reading WebEx – Run on Start Up – Suspend

BleachBit:- Usage – 2023 – January – Day 01

Background Web browsing led me to a blog post that highlighted some of the new Microsoft Windows OS Utilities that one should familarize with.   Forward This quick evaluation is tracked from a list of MS Windows Utilities published by Rishabh Chauhan. Here is a link to Rishabh Chauhan's list:- Rishabh Chauhan The 9 Best … Continue reading BleachBit:- Usage – 2023 – January – Day 01

.Net:- Operator – The null-conditional operator ?.

Background In this post we will cover the Null-Conditional Operator ( ?. ).   Series Here are other posts that covers .Net Operators:- .Net:- Operator – The null-coalescing operator ?? Date Published:- 2022-November-8th Link   Code Code - HelloWorld Code - HelloWorld Outline Get String Length Print String and String Length Output Output - Text … Continue reading .Net:- Operator – The null-conditional operator ?.

.Net:- Extension Methods in C#

Background Object Oriented Programming Languages allow various features to add additionally functionality to existing classes.   Tooling Here are some of the available faculties:- Inheritance Interfaces   Base Class String Class Methods Depending on the programming object certain methods may be exposed. Methods such as:- Length Upper Lower Split Word Count Proper Case Reverse Convert … Continue reading .Net:- Extension Methods in C#

.Net:- C# – Get List of Month Names

Background I found myself developing a small sample code learning LINQ. I wanted to find data based on dates. Rather than to display the month as a number, I opted to display as a name. In essence to be able to hard code the number 3 for the 3rd month, yet "beautifully" display the entry … Continue reading .Net:- C# – Get List of Month Names

.Net:- Operator – The null-coalescing operator ??

Background .Net Console.WriteLine is null safe. But, then some functions may not be. To protect yourself in the case of nullable variables, please consider the use of the ?? operator.   Code   Output Image Textual References Microsoft Learn > .NET > C# guide > Language reference > Operators and expressions ?? and ??= operators … Continue reading .Net:- Operator – The null-coalescing operator ??

Microsoft/GitHub:- Copilot – Opensource / Piracy

Legal Opinion Software Freedom Conservancy On the filing of the Class Action Law Suit over GitHub's Copilot Link On the filing of the Class Action Law Suit over GitHub's Copilot November 4, 2022 Many of you are inquiring about a lawsuit filed yesterday afternoon by two “J Doe” Plaintiffs regarding the serious and ongoing GitHub … Continue reading Microsoft/GitHub:- Copilot – Opensource / Piracy

.Net:- Error – ‘System.Data.DataRowCollection’ does not contain a definition for ‘OfType’ and no extension method ‘OfType’ accepting a first argument of type ‘System.Data.DataRowCollection’ could be found

Background Still here trying to steal that same old code.   Lineage .Net:- Compile Error – ‘System.Data.DataRow’ does not contain a definition for ‘Field’ and no extension method ‘Field’ accepting a first argument of type ‘System.Data.DataRow’ Link   Error Message Textual Image Explanation The error states that The System.Data.DataRowCollection object is missing the Field Property … Continue reading .Net:- Error – ‘System.Data.DataRowCollection’ does not contain a definition for ‘OfType’ and no extension method ‘OfType’ accepting a first argument of type ‘System.Data.DataRowCollection’ could be found

.Net:- Compile Error – ‘System.Data.DataRow’ does not contain a definition for ‘Field’ and no extension method ‘Field’ accepting a first argument of type ‘System.Data.DataRow’ 

Background Trying to steal someone else's code. But, as sometimes happens, it does not even compile.   Error Message Textual Image   Explanation The error states that The System.Data.DataRow object is intrinsically missing the Field Property And, that I have not helped to even include an extension method that will provide one   Remediation As … Continue reading .Net:- Compile Error – ‘System.Data.DataRow’ does not contain a definition for ‘Field’ and no extension method ‘Field’ accepting a first argument of type ‘System.Data.DataRow’