Saturday, 30 April 2016

Easily update your 'newsletters' rule with e-mail sender addresses

If, like me, you get inundated with 'informative' e-mails which you would like to get around to reading some time so don't want to unsubscribe, but you don't want them cluttering up your inbox then read on.

The following shows how you can easily add sender's e-mail addresses to an existing Outlook e-mail rule which, for example, moves these e-mails to a 'read later' folder.

The following VBA code finds the 'current' e-mail or selection of e-mails and adds the e-mail sender(s) to the named rule.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Unable to do Xamarin development on an Azure VM

It seems that the Xamarin emulator uses Hyper-V.
It's not possible to add the Hyper-V role to an Azure 2016-R2 VM in Azure.