Category: Desktop

5 Steps to Getting Started with Material Design In XAML

Add Aesthetically Appealing Material Design to Your Windows Presentation Framework Applications Material Design In XAML (MDIX) is a beautiful theme library that brings Google’s Material Design to your Windows Presentation Framework (WPF) applications. In this tutorial, we look at how easy it is to get started and add some beautiful material design to your application. […]

Smoothly Deploying Your App with Squirrel

Application Deployment Made Easy Many .NET developers are familiar with ClickOnce, Microsoft’s simple deployment solution for quickly packaging and deploying software that is easy for end-users to install. However, these conveniences come with limitations. There are only a couple automatic update situations. To show custom UI when an update is available requires disabling the automatic […]

Removing Duplicate Entries from %PATH%

As developers, we frequently end up with duplicate entries in our path. From the command line you can clean up your path using pathman.exe. Here’s a PowerShell Script to find the duplicates and remove them using Pathman.exe: $extraPath=(($path.Split(“`;”) | group | ?{$_.Count -gt 1}).Values | %{$_[0]} pathman.exe /ru $extrapath Disclaimer: Works for us.