Adobe Photoshop Text Tool – Paragraph Type and Point Type

I’ve been bugged about how sometimes I get text boxes that are word-wrapped (i.e. I can adjust the size of the box so that the text automatically fits into the textbox area) and text boxes that are free-form, without any boundaries. The problem was, I didn’t know how to switch from one mode to the other. And finally, I found out how. To adjust the flow of characters within a bounding box is to use the paragraph type mode, and

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How To Create a Stored Procedure using C#, SQL Server 2008, Visual Studio 2008

Microsoft’s Visual Studio 2008 is amazing. It truly is an integrated development environment, because EVERYTHING is integrated. I just learnt about stored procedures today and how creating stored procedures is so easy in Visual Studio. Here’s the steps that you need. In Visual Studio, create a solution if you haven’t, and to that solution, add a project of the type “SQL Server Project” Next, right click on that project (not the solution) and add an item of the type “Stored

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What Does Blue Square Icon or Blue E Icon on iPhone Mean?

The iPhone uses a pretty simplified and minimalistic interface which is great 99% of the time, but occasionally it does show some icons that come without labels which I don’t understand. For instance, I was trying to figure out what a solid blue square in the iPhone’s status bar meant. And sometimes it appears as a capital “E. Well, it turns out that the “E” means that the iPhone is connected to the EDGE network. The solid blue square indicates

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New Creative EP-630i With In-Line Microphone For iPhone!

Creative Technology Ltd., a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products, today announced the Creative EP-630i In-Ear Stereo Headset exclusively designed for the iPhone and iPod. The difference between the Creative EP-630i and the Creative EP-630 is that the Creative EP-630i comes with an in-line microphone! So if you have been searching for a pair of great in-ear earphones, but have been put off by the lack of a microphone, then here’s your answer. Available in sleek black, Creative EP-630i In-Ear

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Can’t Call Out With The iPhone? How To Fix To The Call Failed Problem with iPhone

I found out that my new iPhone has terrible reception, even in places with supposedly good coverage. It turns out that it’s because of certain settings that I didn’t configure properly. After I changed them, all was good again! So if your iPhone is like mine and you see “Call Ended” and then “Call Failed” immediately after trying to dial out from your iPhone, even though there’s a good signal (i.e. you can see signal bars, so you are connected

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Cheap iPhone Earphones From eBay – The Real Deal?

One of the problems with my previous phone – the Samsung i780 – was that it was incredibly hard to find accessories for it. I couldn’t find a headphone jack converter for it – and I really needed it because I couldn’t use the stock earphones as they kept falling out. So I couldn’t use my normal earphones with it, which was a bummer. With the iPhone, it came with an in-built 3.5mm headphone jack, so things were great –

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Samsung i780 versus Apple iPhone

To cut a long story short, I sold off my Samsung i780 for an Apple iPhone. I bought the Samsung i780 at SGD680, and sold it off for SGD480. It was 3 months old, but in great condition, and I hated to see it go. So that’s a SGD200 loss. Verdict? I love the iPhone. It’s gorgeous and user-friendly as hell. After getting it, I realised how clunky the Windows Mobile interface was. It just isn’t intuitive as the iPhone’s,

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