SCOM

Enabling Dundas reports in VS2005

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I often times create graphs for SCOM and other reporting needs, and have come to appreciate the cleanliness of the Dundas reporting widget included in SCOM. below are the steps needed to setup the tools, inspired by http://blogs.msdn.com/eugenebykov/archive/2007/11/20/enabling-enterprisemanagementchartcontrol-in-visual-studio-2005.aspx Copy the files MicrosoftRSChart.dll and MicrosoftRSChartDesigner.dll from the SCOM reporting server to %programfiles%Microsoft Visual Studio 8Common7IDEPrivateAssemblies Edit […]

Linux

Running Office 2007 in Ubuntu

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MS Office 2007 is the best in the world, and nobody (even openoffice) has come close to functionality of it. Now it looks like we can run it in Ubuntu without issue, thanks to the directions found here: http://www.programmerfish.com/roffice-2007-in-linux Quick breakdown of steps:1. From a command prompt, run the following commands:wget -q http://wine.budgetdedicated.com/apt/387EE263.gpg -O- | […]