Why won’t a custom jQuery Validation method run on an input element using KendoUI?

In our web application, forms are generated by ASP.NET MVC, which uses jQuery Validation and Unobtrusive Validation. I was recently working on a form we use in our own web application, and we planned to integrate on an external website via AJAX. There is a select menu in the form that allows the user to select from a list of items, and it has KendoUI’s MultiSelect plugin applied to it. The form worked just fine when used on our primary site, but when I used this form on an external site (making sure to include all necessary JavaScript), a custom validation method we add on page load to that one select menu absolutely would not run. Can you guess what caused this? (more…)

Disable Caps Lock/Num Lock Notifications That Minimize Games

Let me guess: you’re here because you were playing a game and some stupid caps lock or num lock notification ripped you from your full screen gaming experience. You cursed loudly and flashed horrific alien hand signals of profanity at your computer.

I played a certain game awhile ago that tied an action to the caps lock key, but every time I pressed the key, it would minimize my game and take me back to the Windows 10 desktop. It was so irritating, so I began my search for a cure. (more…)

Debug a Website in iOS Safari on Windows

Have you ever needed to debug a website (especially JavaScript) in Safari on an iOS device but didn’t have a Mac handy? I ran into this problem today, and after hours of trying other ways to debug, I finally discovered a pretty easy way to load up a debug interface on my Windows 10 machine that displayed debug info about a website in Safari on an iPad Mini. (more…)