Cos Callis

Oklahoma City, OK

coscallis.com

Microsoft © is slowly abandoning VB … get out while you can, it only hurts the first time.

One of the greatest strengths of the Visual Basic Language is that a beginner can learn to do many useful things fairly quickly.

One of the greatest weaknesses of Visual Basic Programmers is that they will learn to do a many useful things fairly quickly, and then they will stop learning anything.

When I was working in training people would ask, "What if I pay to train my people and they leave?" I would ask them, "What if you don't train them, and they STAY?!" If you believe you don't need training, you are wrong. This business changes too fast to not be constantly learning something new.

Jul
24
comment Is a rabbi required to be married?
@NeilMeyer, exactly why I am skeptical of the claim that he was not...
Jul
17
comment C# @ vs. \\ (Escape+Slash)
So, since this is a duplicate question, should I delete it or leave it as path to the answer for others possibly trying the same search?
Jul
17
comment C# @ vs. \\ (Escape+Slash)
I agree that this is a duplicate question...I only wish that when I did an SO search for "C# @ vs. Escape" it would have come up. (I checked and it does come up on a Google Search...)
Jul
17
revised C# @ vs. \\ (Escape+Slash)
had to escape the backslash in the parenthesis..
Jul
17
asked C# @ vs. \\ (Escape+Slash)
Jul
17
awarded Popular Question
Jul
14
awarded Notable Question
Jul
13
comment How can I use a large quantity of raw almonds all at once?
Yes @rumtscho, but 'big' could be anything from a pound to a pallet, and answers could be very different depending on OP's actual measure...
Jul
13
comment How can I use a large quantity of raw almonds all at once?
@Jefromi, as we are not a site for giving out recipes this was meant to be representative of a "use" (brittles) that would use up nuts in large quantities (large here being a relative term...)
Jul
13
comment How can I use a large quantity of raw almonds all at once?
How big is "big"? (how many pounds, kilo's, cups, utils...?)
Jul
13
answered How can I use a large quantity of raw almonds all at once?
Jul
7
comment Supply of Boiling water without power outlet
"details-details" :)
Jul
7
answered Supply of Boiling water without power outlet
Jul
6
comment Microsoft SQL Server Error: 18456
HERE is where I find the answers when I use google (google searches SO better than SO searches SO...)
Jul
2
comment Is there a way to persist a variable across a go?
great answer...you actually ANSWERED the question ASKED rather than giving a work around.
Jun
25
awarded Supporter
Jun
23
accepted ASP.NET Identity 2: Password Reset Token will not pass correctly
Jun
23
comment ASP.NET Identity 2: Password Reset Token will not pass correctly
@Jasen, if you want to transform your comment to an answer I would be pleased to give you proper credit.
Jun
22
comment ASP.NET Identity 2: Password Reset Token will not pass correctly
correction: after realizing I had slightly mangled the syntax for the RouteConfig using ...?id=.... worked, only with the UrlEncode (slashes appear to be the source of the problem.)
Jun
22
comment ASP.NET Identity 2: Password Reset Token will not pass correctly
Good idea, but unfortunately, no... tried it with and without urlEncode and got nowhere.
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