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Archive for August 1st, 2013

Windows XP SP3: fix when .NET updates do not install (error 0x643 / 0x80070643)

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/08/01

On an old Windows XP machine srunning SP3, the .NET framework updates provided by MicrosoftUpdate.

One of the affected updates was An update is available for the .NET Framework 2.0 SP2 on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003: June 2013.

It would throw errors 0x643 (also known as 0x80070643) when installing, even after a clean reboot. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Power User, Windows, Windows XP | Leave a Comment »

Looking for a new Dynamic DNS provider for FritzBox 7340 and ASUS RT N66U

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/08/01

Found out the hard way that now requires you to perform a web login every 30 days for the free service: Free DNS requires monthly login? – Dyn Community Forum.

Basically I’m looking for a way to either

  1. host my own dynamic DNS compatible service (I already run normal DNS on 2 domains)
  2. use another free dynamic DNS service

The biggest problem: I’m using 2 routers that have a list of supported Dynamic DNS services that only partially overlap: Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in ASUS RT-N66U, Fritz!, Fritz!Box, Network-and-equipment, Power User | Tagged: , , | 1 Comment »

Delphi: Embarcadero Summer School lesson 6 Q&A (Powerful multi-tier applications with DataSnap.)

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/08/01

Lesson 6 of the Embarcadero Mobile Development Summer School was titled Powerful multi-tier applications with DataSnap.

Download of the video will be at

The Twitter coverage is at Twitter / Search – #embtdd.

Here is the Q&A chat for that session: Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Delphi, Delphi XE4, Development, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

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