Running a Scheduled Task after another

Within the Windows Task Scheduler it is possible to fire off processes based on a lot of different triggers, both time based, and windows event based. However it seemed quite hard to fire off one scheduled task after another had completed, despite there being an event log showing the task starting, running and completing: The…

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Simple grep in .net

I have been meaning to write a simple grep program which looks through the incoming pipe for a regex and either replaces or matches the lines found for a while.  However I haven’t had enough reason to do it up until now, when I had to process 100 files replacing something which required a zero…

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Making a healthy application with HealthVault

I have done some projects in the past utilizing Microsoft HealthVault (http://healthvault.co.uk/), which officially is defined as: “a health application platform, a set of platform services and a catalyst for creating an application ecosystem that enables consumers to collect, store and share health information online.” – http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-gb/healthvault/default From a developer’s point of view, it’s a…