Hi, I am

Aaron Sadler

Certified Umbraco Professional, C# / .Net Web Developer, Certified Azure Cloud Engineer & Dev Ops Engineer

Why do I blog?

Welcome to my dumping ground of useful Tips N Tricks, download links and anything I don't want to loose or I have found useful.

Umbraco Certified Professional
Exam passed 486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

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Configure 404 Errors in Azure with Umbraco

In Azure you will need to add a line to your web.config to allow the Umbraco 404 error page to work, otherwise your users will be greeted with the following message: The resource you are looking fo...

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Umbraco: An unexpected network error on Azure Web Apps

So i've had an ongoing issue with Umbraco sites randomly failing (500 Errors) in Azure when setup as Web Apps. I have managed to find a solution for this, the Examine Index needs to be stored in th...

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How to identify PID of AppPools

A quick post showing how to find the Process ID (PID) of a w3wp process, which can be used to map the w3wp process to the relevant AppPool.

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Save £10 on Shadow.tech Virtual Gaming PC

So you may have seen the Shadow Virtual Gaming PC on Channel5's The Gadget Show, this where i found about it. Subsequently i opened an account and so far pretty impressed, it streams fairly smooth...

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New project now live ST220 ENTHUSIASTS

I have just pushed my latest project live for the group ST220 ENTHUSIASTS. It is a mobile friendly Umbraco CMS based website, the front end has been written using Bootstrap, jQuery, Now UI, AJAX an...

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Save 20% on G Suite Basic or Business

Using one of my codes below you can save 20% off the first year of G Suite Basic or G Suite Business. (These codes are on a first come first served basis) My Referal Link (You must use this link fo...

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How to increase the Umbraco Media upload limit

If you need to increase the upload limit with Umbraco, this can easily be done if you have root access to your server. You may have to contact your hosting provider if this is not the case. First o...

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Code highlighting the easy way

So after relaunching this site using Umbraco and the default Bootstrap 4 theme (blog) i realised there was no <code> highlighting included in bootstrap. After some quick Googling i came acros...

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Visual Studio update to 15.5.3 breaks donet core 2.0 solution

I came across an issue after updating my Visual Studio version to 15.5.3 which would cause my solution to throw an exception whenever it tried to access the database. System.IO.FileLoadException: '...

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