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Why I hate Microsoft programmers


By Dan8267   Follow   Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 9:00am PST   648 views   9 comments   Watch (1)   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like (4)   Dislike (1)  

After waiting an hour for the single threaded task to complete in Visual Studio 2012.

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curious2   befriend   ignore   Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 9:16am PST   Share   Quote   Like (1)   Dislike     Comment 1

Also Windows usually doesn't let me copy and paste the text of error messages, so I have to re-type them in order to search online for help.

Mr Happygoluckofus   befriend   ignore   Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 10:25pm PST   Share   Quote   Like (2)   Dislike (1)     Comment 2

Copy text from the watcher, you can do it there.
As for not being able to copy text from Windows error dialog boxes, that's an OS API thing not the developer tools. And MS Sucks ass for it, they need fix that shit, it wasn't that way in XP.

Why not create a generic collection instead of a Dataset?
You can query the collection using Linq just as easy if not better than using a dataset,

zzyzzx   befriend   ignore   Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 11:00pm PST   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike (2)     Comment 3

Obligatory just use Oracle instead. you'd be amazed what the free version of it can do (Oracle XE).

Dan8267   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 12:03am PST   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike (1)     Comment 4

CaptainShuddup says

Why not create a generic collection instead of a Dataset?

I was just trying to crank out a quick ER diagram for documentation.

epitaph   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 12:22am PST   Share   Quote   Like (4)   Dislike     Comment 5

curious2 says

Also Windows usually doesn't let me copy and paste the text of error messages, so I have to re-type them in order to search online for help.

First world problems.

Mr Happygoluckofus   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 4:23am PST   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike (2)     Comment 6

Dan8267 says

I was just trying to crank out a quick ER diagram for documentation.

You still have to comment it somewhere. Why not in your declarations, then use Sandcastle to package you up a nice nifty CHM file.

APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 5:53am PST   Share   Quote   Like (7)   Dislike     Comment 7

Die, Usupported UDTs, Fucking Die!

The Professor   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 6:34am PST   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike (2)     Comment 8

MICROSOFT SUC...

...cess is due to being the strongest player in the market and owning the operating system on which programmers run their programs.

Dan8267   befriend   ignore   Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 7:07am PST   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike (1)     Comment 9

APOCALYPSEFUCK is Shostakovich says

Die, Usupported UDTs, Fucking Die!

Pure Genius!

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