Monthly Archives: December 2009

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How to move WordPress blog and redirect traffic to a new domain

My old WordPress blog is located at http://www.codingbeaver.com and I would like to move it to the new location at https://www.learningpenguin.net, also I would like to redirect user automatically to the same post on the new site. For example, if user comes to my old site through search engine for a post like this: http://www.myolddomain.com/index.php/2009/11/30/wordpress-won-2009-open-source-cms-award/, I would like to redirect them to my new site as this: https://www.learningpenguin.net/index.php/2009/11/30/wordpress-won-2009-open-source-cms-award/, here is how I did it: 1. […]

WordPress 2.9 available with a very useful new feature

WordPress 2.9 is available now. Among the new features it provides, I like the feature that make embedding video in blog much easier. All you need to do is to post the video URL in plain text in your blog and WordPress will take care of the rest. How cool is that? Here is an example: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UY8pcbz-jiQ

Generating vCARD file with ASP.NET

It is very easy to generate a vCARD file from an address with ASP.NET so user can later on import the vCARD file to their Outlook Contacts. First, let us take a look at a sample vCARD file. The following vCARD file was generated from Microsoft Outlook 2007: BEGIN:VCARD VERSION:2.1 N;LANGUAGE=en-us:Jeffrey;Jeffrey;;Mr. FN:Mr. Jeffrey Jeffrey ORG:Royal Crown Technologies;Information Technology Department TITLE:Programmer/Analyst III TEL;WORK;VOICE:666-666-6666 ext 666 TEL;HOME;VOICE:666-666-6666 TEL;CELL;VOICE:666-666-6666 TEL;WORK;FAX:666-666-6666 ADR;WORK;PREF:;;Royal Crown Technologies LABEL;WORK;PREF;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE:Royal Crown Technologies=0D=0A= P.O. Box […]

Unable to attach to application ‘WebDev.WebServer.EXE’

I was working on an ASP.NET project today, and suddenly this error came up after I click “Debug”: Unable to attach to ‘WebDev.WebServer.EXE’ (PID: xxxx) using ‘ComputerName’. A debugger is already attached. Do you want to continue anyway? If I click Yes, my browser becomes loading forever. The cause I believe is that the built-in ASP.NET development server in Visual Studio is crashed, but somehow the process is still attached to the debugger. I tried […]