Making log4Net work with Custom Errors in MVC

The problem when you use Custom Errors declared on your web.config is that the Application_Error on your Global.asax does not fire.  So if you have some log4Net logging methods on the Application_Error section then you are out of luck, it will never log your exception anymore but there are work around and here is how… Read More »


Force Resetting iPads that are on Single App Mode

What will you do if your Mac broke down and your Apple Configurator setup is in there? You have no option as the hard drive crashed on you.  Then suddenly you just remembered you have several iPads that are managed by that Mac and you want to remove the single app mode on those iPads,… Read More »

Unique Column that Allows Null Value in SQL

Well its been quite sometime now since our last post, was so busy with lots of things now that I manage three teams, Development, Operations and Project Management.  My programming activity drastically went down as I do a lot of juggling between three roles plus managing them, imagine a portfolio of 63 projects last year… Read More »


Using Employee Number or any Other AD Fields as a Username in OKTA

OKTA is such a powerful solution to provide identity management and SSO to any of your applications and we started to use it recently and it works really great if you use the usual Employee ID, SAM account name, SAM account name + domain, User principal name, Email and Email Prefix AD attributes as your Application… Read More »