How To Install User Script in Firefox with TamperMonkey

Install TamperMonkey on your Firefox browser first if you haven’t done yet. It should be as easy as any add-on install. TamperMonkey support Firefox Quantum, so it should have no problem running on the latest Firefox version. You should notice the TamperMonkey icon is added in the toolbar once you have it installed.

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How to Copy / Download User Script from GitHub

Many user ask us this question because they are not familiar / never use GitHub before. You doesn’t need any other tool or client program to download the code in GitHub. Since user script usually available in a single file, it is easy enough to just go and download that single file or direct copy in text form from there.

First go to the repository you are interested. Look for .user.js file. Click on it to open.

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System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptionProvider Error

What Happen

Encounter this error what trying to compile a Windows Phone 8.1 project: “Xaml Internal Error error WMC9999: Cannot find type System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptionProvider in module System.dll”

What Caused

Playing around with my project by try to install Entity Framework from nuget, then remove them later. The compilation start to fail starting from there.

What Solution

Go to References, look for System.ComponentModel or System.ComponentModel.* references. In my case, it is the System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations. Remove them and try recompile your project again. It should work now.

My First Visual / Infographic Resume

One day, one of my friends contacted me for a job offer. His company is hiring and he wish to recommend me to the manager. Let’s not mention about the company’s name. Hmm… it is a multi-nation company with M character in front, that’s all. So I think it is a great chances to try something different and it is a big company, why not give it a try, right?

Well, since it is big and well-known company, I assume there will be a lot of submission other than mine. I need a special and attractive resume to impress the manager. Something like infographic to represent my resume will be great. Honestly, I’m not really good with design or photoshop, so I need something simple yet good enough to stand out from others. In the end, I choose to use timeline and map base design to create my own visual resume.

Below are the first 2 pages of my resume. It is a summary of the whole resume in visual format. The first page show my working experiences, education and my own projects in timeline. While the second page show my worldwide achievements in a world map. I also afraid that some one might want to know more detail about my work from the resume, so I included another 6 pages of “boring” text base writeup with detail info after the visual resume.

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Microsoft Word 2013 – Remove Markup Area

In my previous post, I have encounters a problem in Microsoft Word 2013 where the markup area (a huge blank space on the right hand side which is colored in light silver / gray color) keep on pop-up whenever I tries to print my word document or I save my document to PDF format. Instead hiding it every time whenever I tries to print the document, I have found a way to completely remove it.

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Hoax Alert – Top 10 Facebook Friends Who Viewed Your Profile

Recently I saw some of my Facebook friends start spreading a rather weird method to check and see the top 10 Facebook friends who viewed or stalk your Facebook profile. Below are the 2 examples of the method share through out the Facebook. I’m very sure it is a hoax when I first know of it.

So what are those ID use in Facebook? Those are the the Facebook users / friends which will appear in your top Facebook chat list especially those who recently chat with your or send you any Facebook message. It is nothing special. Even if you don’t enable Facebook chat, those ID will be there too.

As of today, I never heard of any method where you can actually track who viewed or stalked your Facebook profile. So don’t caught by those silly hoax that are try to attract your attention by telling you how to track your friends. None of them work!

by Ooi Keng Siang via Ooiks’s Blog

Speed Typing – Challenge Accepted

It all started when one of my friends posted a challenged post on Facebook. Beat his result in 10fastfingers.com. So me and my friends think it will be fun to accept the challenge and maybe make fun on our friend a little bit. Ever though we have been warned not to use any kind of cheating… well…

 

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Stop Facebook Like Video 1.2

Those Chinese video sharing website just don’t give up, do they? They are adding more domain name to their video sharing website and force viewer to like and share the video before watching it. I had update the script to support up to 5 known domain name for the video sharing. If you found any new domain, just post on the comment and I will update the script to by pass that.

 

Script Description

Have enough for those website that force you to like the video before you can watch them? The worse part is the video will post on your Facebook wall without you knowing what is the content of the video at the first place.
This script can help you get rip of those trouble. When you click on the video link post by your friends, it will first load up the website and then the script will automatically redirect you to YouTube that playing that video bypass the like button. You no longer need to like the video first before you watch it and you can make sure your Facebook wall is clean without rubbish!

 

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Stop Facebook Like Video 1.1: Support More Websites

I found more website that are posting YouTube video on their website and force visitor to click on the like button before they can watch the video. I had update the script to support 2 more websites.  Let’s watch the video without posting rubbish on the Facebook wall!

 

Script Description

Have enough for those website that force you to like the video before you can watch them? The worse part is the video will post on your Facebook wall without you knowing what is the content of the video at the first place.
This script can help you get rip of those trouble. When you click on the video link post by your friends, it will first load up the website and then the script will automatically redirect you to YouTube that playing that video bypass the like button. You no longer need to like the video first before you watch it and you can make sure your Facebook wall is clean without rubbish!

 

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Stop Facebook Like Video: No Like Before I Watch It

I had enough for those Chinese language website like vdoprince and vdobuzz that force you to like the video before you can watch them. All video from their website are video from YouTube, what make them force us to click on the like before we even watch that video. The worse part is the video will post on your Facebook wall without you knowing what is the content of the video at the first place.

So I had enough of this and I plan to stop this. I write my own script to redirect to YouTube whenever I click on those video link. They are not getting any of my like! Problems?

 

 

Script Description

Have enough for those website that force you to like the video before you can watch them? The worse part is the video will post on your Facebook wall without you knowing what is the content of the video at the first place.
This script can help you get rip of those trouble. When you click on the video link post by your friends, it will first load up the website and then the script will automatically redirect you to YouTube that playing that video bypass the like button. You no longer need to like the video first before you watch it and you can make sure your Facebook wall is clean without rubbish!

 

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