Visual Studio Tips and Tricks

We all learn new technologies from time to time. Coders/programmers (choose your term :)) spend most of the time in Visual Studio, yet very few try to get faster with Visual Studio. Visual Studio is a lethal weapon for the developers which can do magic, only if they know how to use it to the…

Clear Visual Studio Recent Project List

Do you create/open a lot of Visual Studio Projects to try out/learn things? Then your Recent Projects List in Visual Studio start page might always be filled with unnecessary/non-existent projects. Such recent list makes difficult finding the one we actually need from the recent list. One way to clear that list, probably what most of the…

Find Laptop/Computer Serial Number using CMD Prompt

The serial number sticker on my laptop was damaged and it was un-readable. But there is an easy alternative way to find the serial number without turning your machine upside down :P If the OEM has entered the serial number of the machine in the BIOS, it can be retrieved using a simple WMI query. We can execute…

Healthy Computing

Health is wealth! A universal truth everyone knows but most ignore. If you spend your most of the time (anything more than an hour daily/frequently is what I believe) using computers, you need to have THE BEST setup of all the necessities – Chair, Desk, Monitor and Computer – The Best In Class of all of these things. A…

SQL Injection

Introduction SQL Injection is an attack where an attacker exploits the security loopholes in your application. It is common that the developers take user input and form SQL queries based on the user input. It is fine if the user enters valid input. But if the user enters something malicious, it will be really disastrous.…