Microsoft TFS 2015 Update 2 – Release Management – TF50309 – Insufficient Privileges

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

We have recently upgraded to Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 2, which includes the new Release Management feature. In testing this new feature, we encountered the following error: TF50309: The following account does not have sufficient permissions to complete the operation:[*****]\Project Collection Service Accounts. The following permission is needed to perform this operation:View Project-level […]

Using Recaptcha in the C# CreateUserWizard

Saturday, April 16th, 2011

I have been playing around with a new .NET website for a while now. One of the great features of .NET is the concept of the CreateUserWizard. It helps take some of the tedium out of user registration and membership. However, out of the box, it is very basic. In my solution, I wanted to […]

Changing “Save As” Defaults in Office 2007

Friday, November 20th, 2009

For those of you currently using Office 2007 in an office environment, you may have found yourself in the position where you have the latest version of Office and others around you still run with previous versions. Saving documents in the new Office 2007 format usually prevents those users from being able to access your […]

Issue installing MS Fax Services in Windows XP SP3

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

I recently came across an issue where I needed MS Fax Services installed to test a particular scenario for the enterprise system I am working with. Apparently, in Windows XP SP3, the security database can be corrupted in such as way as to prevent you from installing certain services, including MS Fax Services. From […]

MSN Dream Car Challenge

Sunday, July 13th, 2008

I have entered the MSN Dream Car Challenge, where I have the chance to win… something. I don’t know, I didn’t read the rules. I signed up for some free Microsoft Points I may get some more points too, if you vote for my car. So, get voting already. Also, you can find it here: […]