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Scott Hanselman

Scott Hanselman is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. He was also involved in the MVP and Regional Director programs and is an avid speaker on the topic of computing.


Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 07 Dec 2018 01:54

How to remove words from the Windows Autocorrect Spell Check DictionarySubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Well crap. I was typing really fast and got a squiggly, so I right-clicked on it and rather than selecting the correct word from the autocorrect dictionary, I clicked Add To Dictionary. I added the MISSPELLED WORD to the Dictionary! Now Windows is..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 04 Dec 2018 21:30

Announcing WPF, WinForms, and WinUI are going Open SourceSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Buckle up friends! Microsoft is open sourcing WPF, Windows Forms (winforms), and WinUI, so the three major Windows UX technologies are going open source! All this is happening on the same day as .NET Core 3.0 Preview 1 is announced. Madness! ;) .NET..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 30 Nov 2018 02:18

On Developer AdvocacySubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Naming things is hard. I've talked before about the term "evangelism" and my dislike for it. Evangelism, Advocacy, Developer Relations, PR, Marketing, and on and on. More and more I'm just trying to educate and maybe entertain a little. So I like..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 28 Nov 2018 02:10

The 2018 Christmas List of Best STEM Toys for KidsSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Hey friends! This is my FIFTH year doing a list of Great STEM Christmas Toys for Kids! Can you believe it? In case you missed them, here's the previous years' lists! Be aware I use Amazon referral links so I get a little kickback (and you support..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 23 Nov 2018 02:46

Upgrading the DakBoard Family Calendar with Raspberry Pi Zero W and Read Only filesystemSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Earlier this week I built a Family Calendar using a used flat screen monitor and a Raspberry Pi 3 I had lying around and documented it in my post How to build a Wall Mounted Family Calendar and Dashboard with a Raspberry Pi and cheap monitor. Eric..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Nov 2018 03:50

How to build a Wall Mounted Family Calendar and Dashboard with a Raspberry Pi and cheap monitorSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I love dashboards. I love Raspberry Pis (tiny $35 computers the size of a set of playing cards). And I'm cheap frugal. I found a 24" old LCD at Goodwill (a local thrift shop) and bought it but it's been sitting unused in my garage. Then I stumbled..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 16 Nov 2018 02:45

Compiling C# to WASM with Mono and Blazor then Debugging .NET Source with Remote Debugging in Chrome DevToolsSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Blazor quietly marches on. In case you haven't heard (I've blogged about Blazor before) it's based on a deceptively simple idea - what if we could run .NET Standard code in the browsers? No, not Silverlight, Blazor requires no plugins and doesn't..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Nov 2018 02:36

Web Development and Advanced Techniques with Linux on Windows (WSL)Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I've posted several times on the Windows Subsystem for Linux that allows you to run Linux on Windows 10 without a VM. Check out my YouTube on Editing code and files on Windows Subsystem for Linux on Windows 10. There's just one rule. You can mess..."
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Scott Hanselman

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Portland, OR, USA