View users connected to a share in Windows 8

The easiest way to see what users are connected to share on a particular machine is to

  1. open a command prompt window
  2. type “fsmgmt.msc”
  3. hit Enter

You will then be presented with the Shared Folders window (below)


You can now toggle between the different views “Shares”, “Sessions” and “Open Files” to see who is doing what?


Upgrading to Windows 8 RTM Evaluation

Windows Settings



  1. Intel Chipset Update
  2. Check for any missing drivers
  3. AMD Catalyst Software


  1. Visual Studio 2010
  2. Sql Server 2012
  3. AVG Anti Virus
  4. Google Chromre
  5. Windows Live 2012
  6. MSI Supercharger (msi website)
  7. Acronis True Image 2012
  8. WinMerge
  9. Visual SVN
  10. Tortoise SVN
  11. Resharper
  12. SqlComplete
  13. Google Drive
  14. Revaluate Twitter Clients
  15. Try Fence and bins

Integrating WinMerge With Visual Studio 2012 / TortoiseSVN / VisualSVN

WinMerge is a great open source utility that can be used for source control code merge and code comparison within Visual Studio 2012.

You can download WinMerge from

Download the installer and install.

Now in order to use WinMerge as your default tool for code difference and code merge you simply need to adjust Tortoise SVN settings.


Firstly in Visual Studio 2010 go to “Tools –> Options”

Navigate to VisualSVN and select “Tortoise SVN Settings” as shown above.


Under “External Programs”, select “Diff Viewer” and set the Diff Viewer settings as above to External and select the path to your WinMergeU.exe file in your installation directory.

Repeat the process for the Merge Tool as shown below.


WinMerge is now your default comparsion and merge tool within Visual Studio for Source Control operations.

CSS Rounded Corners Tool

Found this pretty cool CSS Rounded Corner Tool.

Great CSS Rounded Corners Tool

Sql Server Management Studio Keyboard Shortcuts

Here is the MSDN page for all keyboard shortcuts for all versions of SQL Server Management Studio