Desktop Search Enable / Disable


In RegEdit, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows Desktop Search\DS and set "ShowStartSearchBand" to 0, and you’ll get the default search behavior back.

And while you’re at it and poking around in the registry, you might as well go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\ContentIndex and set FilterFilesWithUnknownExtensions to DWORD with the value of "1" in order to enable full-text searching of files (like code!) that Explorer by default skips over.

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and Start Control Panel Administrative Tools Services



Report does not refresh with BindingSource Filter

For a local report, where you want to refresh based on the BindingSource. See this link.
Required code is
Dim tempBindingSource As New BindingSource(Me.OriginalBindingSource, "")
Me.ReportViewer1.LocalReport.DataSources(0).Value = tempBindingSource

Print DataGridView

Place for feedback on visual studio is …
for Print + DataGridView see 88229 from

Late Binding when reference not available E.g. Excel

VB.Net Starter

Dataset and SQL Computed Columns

If adding a table which contains computed columns to a dataset, then the dataset generated update and insert statements mistakenly include these computed columns in their SQL.

Datagridview Multi-Page Printing

Contacted Eric Nelson of Microsoft this week, I am hoping to promote microsoft progression of a version of this feature