Hori Real Arcade Pro (R.A.P.) VX SA (Xbox 360) – Bottom panel screws

If you need replacement screws for the bottom panel – the original ones are quite soft – I used Sheet Metal Screw #4 x 3/8″ (Type A) You can find this at Home Depot. The head doesn’t really matter. Top – original screw, Bottom – one from Home Depot. Some modders will try to sell you… Continue reading Hori Real Arcade Pro (R.A.P.) VX SA (Xbox 360) – Bottom panel screws

Do a local backup of OneNote notebooks on SkyDrive

Before I begin, it’s probably worth mentioning while I’m a Microsoft employee, this is a personal blog. You might have noticed that OneNote notebooks stored on SkyDrive or SkyDrive Pro tends to sync down to your computer as “Internet Shortcut”.  It’s basically a short cut to the URL somewhere on skydrive.com. You’re probably asking why –… Continue reading Do a local backup of OneNote notebooks on SkyDrive

Release of Dominion Shuffler, Dominion deck randomizer app for Windows 8 / RT

http://apps.microsoft.com/windows/app/dominion-shuffler/2c95e635-bd65-4878-9e8c-ab2db19ab16f This was actually released to the store about a month ago, I just forgot to put up an entry for it. It was yet another weekend project that took slightly longer than a weekend. This was written in WinJS. I used my Surface RT and my desktop computer as test platform, but I’m sure… Continue reading Release of Dominion Shuffler, Dominion deck randomizer app for Windows 8 / RT

Completely Useless Rhythm Game Trivia: Extravaganza

Here’s some useless trivia for Pump It Up. Pump It Up, a DDR clone by Korean company Andamiro, was released in October 1999.  Couple months later in December, Andamiro released a 2nd version, Pump It Up: The 2nd Dance Floor. The sequel contained a hidden song called Extravaganza. Here’s how to access it: On the… Continue reading Completely Useless Rhythm Game Trivia: Extravaganza