Sunday, December 26, 2010

How to encrypt and decrypt password in SQL Server

Here you can find nice and full solution to encrypt and decrypt password for use in SQL Server.

declare @value VARCHAR(8000)
set @value =  dbo.fnEncDecRc4('Magic Word','password')
select dbo.fnEncDecRc4('Magic Word',@value)

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Log Viewer Pro

Many years I’m use the best file manager Total Commander (Windows commander in the past). In the home site was found link to the site which include additional plugins and utilities. But I would  present only one very usability utility – Log Viewer Pro.  Current application dedicated to viewing logs and available to using in every text file . Every level of Log may be define in different color, a program is free (for home users) and not required install.


Main features of viewer:
Fast scrolling, eats low memory.
Supports any file size (4 Gb and larger).
Multitabbed interface.
Auto-reload file, Follow tail mode.
Allows to highlight some lines (e.g. "errors", "warnings").
Allows to view encodings: ANSI, OEM, Unicode LE, Unicode BE etc.
File search (both forward and backward).

Download here.

Size: 650 KB
Author: Alexey Torgashin

Sunday, December 05, 2010

Snippet editor

In my work I'm often use snippets, but by old habit I created every time new snippet manual. Today found nice solutions to my  suffering -  Snippet Editor by BillMcC. Snippet editor ready to work with all version of Visual Studio, support C# and VB snippet, easy interface and big help to programmer.
Link to download.