How to solve the GitHub error fatal: HttpRequestException encountered

GitHub has been upgraded from using TLS 1.0 to TLS 1.2 and it has caused issues for people. This post should help you solve this issue. Read More

Paul Seal

The day I hacked Troy Hunt's website to delete my data

I needed to remove my personal details from Troy Hunt's website. This post shows you why and how I did it. Read More

Paul Seal

How to set up Continuous Deployment for MVC and Umbraco using AppVeyor

This guide walks you Through how to set up AppVeyor for continuous delivery of an MVC or Umbraco site. Read More

Steven Harland

How to create a Hangman Chat Bot game in Node.js using Microsoft Bot Framework

This post will show you step by step how to create a Chat Bot using Node.js and the Microsoft Bot Framework. Don't be put off if you've never used node.js before. It's really easy to use. You don't need to be an expert to write node.js programs. Anyone can fol… Read More

Paul Seal

How to deploy an ASP.NET website using Umbraco as an example

This post gives you step by step instructions for how to deploy an ASP.NET website. In the video I'm using an Umbraco site as an example, but it applies to any ASP.NET website. If you are unsure of any of the steps then watch the video. Read More

Paul Seal

How to convert SQL Server Compact Edition .sdf to Full SQL and speed up Umbraco

This post shows you how to convert a SQL Compact Edition database to full SQL and speed up Umbraco Read More

James Studdart

Open-source Project: Password Generator

I recently caught the bug of contributing to open-source projects after my first pull request was accepted. I enjoyed it so much that I decided to make an open-source library for my password generator. It is a C# .NET project. Read More

Paul Seal

Free tool to record your screen and save it as an amimated gif

ScreenToGif allows you to record a portion of your screen and save it as an animated gif. It also works with your webcam if you want. Read More

Paul Seal

How to reset the Umbraco admin account password

This post gives you simple instructions to help you reset the Umbraco admin password. Read More

Paul Seal

How to create a random password generator in C#

In this post I will show you how to create your own password generator in C#. It can be used to generate random strong passwords and it complies with recommendations from OWASP Read More

Paul Seal