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Dirk Strauss
Works at Evolution Software
Lives in Bloemfontein, South Africa
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I want to take the time to thank Microsoft and the MVP Community for awarding me the MVP Award for contributions in Visual C#.
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Execute Script Error - Resolve the 'Insufficient memory to continue the execution of the program. (mscorlib)' error when running a large script in SSMS.
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Shrink Bloated Development Databases - Sometimes the LDF files of your development databases can grow to huge sizes. Here is a quick tip to save some space.
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Bing Code Search in Visual Studio 2013 makes searching and using code snippets a piece of sweet, sweet cake! Never leave the IDE to search for code again.
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Software Developer
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C#, VB.NET, VBScript, LightSwitch, Web Applications
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  • Evolution Software
    Senior C# Developer, 2015 - present
  • EOH Applications
    Senior Software Developer, 2007 - 2014
  • Bennetts Technologies
    Programmer, 2005 - 2007
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Dirk Strauss is a Software Developer and Microsoft MVP from South AfricaInterests include C#, VB.NET, Technology in general & trying to master Hendrix licks on Guitar.

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Market Yourself As A Software Developer - John Sonmez has created an excellent course on how to do just that. Head on over to his site and c

Typical Developers Life… in GIF’s (How you feel when…) - Part 2
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Typical Developers Life - a funny look into some of the things that irk those that work in the IT industry. If you can relate, you're in IT.

CodeFluent Entities - A Tool For Developers By Developers
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CodeFluent Entities - This is a tool that allows developers to generate database scripts, C# and VB.NET code, Web Services and UIs.

CodeSmith Generator Projects And Visual Studio 2013
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CodeSmith Generator Projects allow you to create csp files for rapid source code generation. Best of all is that it all happens inside Visua

Visual Studio Integration Of CodeSmith - Increase productivity
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Visual Studio Integration - Just how do you use CodeSmith Generator inside Visual Studio? Well this post will show you exactly how to accomp

CodeSmith Generator - Creating Your First Template To Automate Code
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CodeSmith Generator - Use a template driven approach to generate repetitive code with ease. Specify dynamic content via code & user property

VS Regular Expression Search - The Daily Six Pack: March 10, 2014
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VS Regular Expression Search - Visual Studio 2013 Find and Replace Dialog provides the option to find and replace text using regular express

Execute Script Error Resolved In SQL Server Management Studio
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Execute Script Error - Resolve the 'Insufficient memory to continue the execution of the program. (mscorlib)' error when running a large scr

Bing Code Search In Visual Studio 2013 Made Easy
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Bing Code Search in Visual Studio 2013 makes searching and using code snippets a piece of sweet, sweet cake! Never leave the IDE to search f

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Revera is a free premium wordpress theme based on the Bootstrap 3 framework. This is a responsive wordpress theme with all the bootstrap goo

Shrink Bloated Development Databases - Save Precious Space
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Shrink Bloated Development Databases - Sometimes the LDF files of your development databases can grow to huge sizes. Here is a quick tip to

Prevent Accidental Table Data Deletion In SQL Server Management Studio
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Prevent Accidental Table Data Deletion - What can you do to prevent catastrophic accidents from happening? Let's have a look at some possibl

Automate Standard Comment Blocks For New SQL Queries
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Automate Standard Comment Blocks For New SQL Queries ensures that you always adhere to the company standard when creating scripts and stored

Windows 8 Tips Part 4 – Bring back Hibernate
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Enable the Hibernate power option in Windows 8

Customizing SQL Server Status Bar - Know Your Connection
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Customizing SQL Server Status Bar - If you connect to multiple databases, be sure that the query you are executing is being executed against

Easily Generate Table Change Scripts In SQL Server Management Studio
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Easily Generate Table Change Scripts in SQL Server Management Studio by enabling this functionality in the Options. Never lose track of tabl

Script Table Data In SQL Server Management Studio
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Script Table Data - This is possible in SQL Server Management Studio. The option to do this isn't very clear though. It is a bit hidden away

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