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Smooth caret movement for Visual Studio

The new Smooth Caret extension adds smooth caret movement animation for text editors in Visual Studio 2010/2012/2013/2015. It looks similar to the smooth typing feature in Microsoft Office 2013.

Download the installer.

Visual Studio 2010

Microsoft’s Visual Studio “Bloat” is Hurting All Professional Developers…

Up through Visual Studio 2010, updating the development environment with new service packs was a no-brainer. You simply did an update through a web-install or by downloading the ISO image. 1,706 more words


Sometimes, learning a few keyboard shortcuts can prove to be quite useful to our computer skills. It can greatly improve efficiency and productivity. And most of all, it makes you look like a real cool guy/girl. 131 more words


How to setup a Custom Timer Job execute your code every 3 hours?

Let’s say you have a piece of code that you want to run every 3 hours via a custom timer job. So when you try to schedule the timer job you will realize that you do not have the luxury of setting up the ‘Interval’ property in the SPHourlySchedule class. 135 more words

SharePoint 2013

MSBuildSsis2012 Now Available (...or Rather SSIS 2012 Deployment Fail Revisited...Again)

Edit: this has proven to be a popular post, and the software has been downloaded a few times. I will post an update for SQL Server 2016 soon, though I think it is just references in the solution that needs updating. 1,019 more words

SQL Server

Favorite Documents v2.1 adds bookmarks and subfolders

Favorite Documents extension lets you create links to frequently used code files and then quickly open them as a group or individually in Visual Studio 2010+. 25 more words

Visual Studio 2010

Changing the Custom Timer Job's Title After Initial Deployment


I created a SharePoint Custom Timer Job in Visual Studio 2012 following the steps given in this article by Ravi Rachchh. It works fine. 103 more words

SharePoint 2013