Writing to the Event Log in C #

When I’m writing code, I don’t like to spend a lot of time fumbling around the framework.  Like tonight, I was looking for a simple way to write to the event log in Windows.  I went to Google and did a quick search and found the Microsoft knowledge base article entitled “How to write to an event log by using Visual C#“. In less than 2 minutes I was able use this code to create

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Windows Vista Speech Recognition

I was in Seattle this past week, and I got to thinking about the advancements in speech recognition.  As I was thinking, I started wondering if the speech recognition functionality was any good in Windows Vista.  So I decided to give it a try myself. Setting up is very easy.  The process is completely wizard driven.  You select the type of microphone that you’re going to use, and follow the directions that are given as

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Rhapsody Pains

Tonight I was catching up on a few things and decided that I would try to update my Rhapsody client.  The good news is that there was actually an update, but it still didn’t fix any of my problems. Since upgrading to Windows Vista, starting Rhapsody became painful.  Every time I would start the application, I would get this dialog box: Now I have no idea what this means, all I know is it pops

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