March 2011 03
TeamCity Custom Variable
Posted By : Alexander Goida

Hi there. Everybody knows TeamCity which is the solid tool to run continuous integration process. Indeed it’s the best  tool I ever have worked with. Nevertheless, sometimes you may find out that it doesn’t provide

October 2010 24
String Expression Calculator
Posted By : Alexander Goida

Parsing of math equations from text expressions is the interesting thing. This task is close to LL parsing but can be solved in different ways. This approach tends to be the simplest one.

September 2010 14
Disabled control in a DataGridView cell
Posted By : Alexander Goida

From time to time you need to show a disabled control within DataGridView control. As you might already know, a grid cell has ReadOnly property which is not useful for the case because controls still

January 2010 09
.NET Colors Explorer
Posted By : Alexander Goida

I’d like to share with the tool I wrote when stacked with selecting an appropriate color for some border of a new control. I hope it will relieve you when  you be confused choosing a

December 2009 05
Compressing of data with GZipStream
Posted By : Alexander Goida

GZipStream is a great tool to compress/decompress byte arrays of serialized data. But it has an issue which can make you hanging for some time. Here I describe the issue with mismatch of compressed and decompressed

August 2009 29
Database Connection Dialog
Posted By : Alexander Goida

Implementation of a database connection dialog with full set of features which you can see when look at the same dialog in Visual Studio is not the easiest tasks. It includes many aspects such as servers