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Running Windows Phone 8 emulator on MacBook Air

The setup: MacBook Air mid-2013, 4gb ram. Running Windows 8.1 in Parallels Desktop 9 and Visual Studio Premium 2013 with Windows Phone 8 plugin. Enabled the Hyper-V in Windows Features. When running the Windows Phone 8 emulator the following error

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Synology Not Able To Upload File

Had this problem where Synology Diskstation did not allow to upload a file from the File Station. When pressing the upload button nothing happened. Same in all major browsers. It turned out Java needed to be updated and it apparently

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Xcode UITableView Cells Are Not Transparent Anymore

The UITableView has change in iOS 7, the transparent is turned off, well the cell’s background has a color (white) now. So the background is not visible anymore, resulting in an unwanted tableview look. To fix this set the cell’s

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iOS 7 Navigation Bar Appear Over The Views

A lot of elements has changed in iOS7, they have introduced new properties that lets you adjust the layout behavior as in previous versions of iOS. The Navigation Bar appears over the views now because a default setting has changed,

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Windows 8.1 Go To The Desktop Instead of Start

In Windows 8.1 you can change the default launch screen, so you don’t have to start in the (Metro) Modern UI Start Screen anymore. Start your Windows 8.1, login and go to the desktop, rightclick on the Task Bar (The

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Windows Phone Developement No Emulator

Visual Studio didn’t have the option to select the Windows Phone emulator, this happened after doing a repair of the Windows Phone SDK 8.0 – ENU. It only had the “Attach…” a process to it. The issue here was that

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Graphics Error Click To Retry Creating D3d Device

Trying to start Diablo 3 gave this error: “graphics error click to retry creating d3d device” Now, there have been several options and solutions depending on what causes the error. Have a look here for the varies solutions:¬†http://us.battle.net/d3/en/forum/topic/5968136916 In this

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Android studio 0.2.6 Default Activity Not Found

Updated Android Studio to 0.2.6 you can run into this error: “Error: Default activity not found”, almost every line was red and some other irrelevant error. Nothing was changed in the project, only did the update from 0.2.5 to 0.2.6.

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Android Studio 0.1.6 Cannot Find Symbol location Class R

After updating Android Studio 0.1.6 it sometimes can’t find R and you have to rebuild your project. java /*.java : cannot find symbol location : class com.*.R A workaround: Module project settings -> Dependencies -> move one of the item

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Android Package org.junit Does Not Exist

Ran into this error when importing an Android into Android Studio. In this case ActionbarSherlock¬†http://actionbarsherlock.com/ java: C:\..\Android\SherlockActionbar\test\com\actionbarsherlock\internal\ManifestParsingTest.java:3 package org.junit does not exist … package org.hamcrest does not exist … static import only from classes and interfaces Turned out the “test”

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