A ten year old design flaw in Adobe Photoshop

Not long ago, when I was trying to open my Photoshop CS3, a vague error message that I had not seen in ten years stopped me:Photoshop ended afterwards. Like all badly-written error messages, it did not make any sense. I was not trying to open any file; I was trying to open Photoshop itself. IContinue reading “A ten year old design flaw in Adobe Photoshop”

A quick way to delete all files with a certain name pattern in Windows

This article introduces a simple way to list and delete all files with a certain name pattern in a folder and all its sub-folders. A common scenario is deleting the hidden thumbs.db files which Windows XP (and in some cases, Windows 7) stores in each folder that contains pictures or video files.