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Notes on Converting Mini-Compressor to UWP Application (Trying to at Least)

I was inspired to get Mini-Compressor to UWP into the Windows 10 Store a while back this summer. I saw this video several months ago when it was called Project Centennial: https://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Build/2015/2-692 Then a couple weeks ago there was a … Continue reading

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Mini-Compressor Install Error

Update: The below issue has been fixed in Mini-Compressor version 1.6.1 which can be found on our Download page.  Thank you for your patience. We have confirmed an error when installing Mini-Compressor.  If you get one of the errors below, or something … Continue reading

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BIG Announcement (and Cookie Time)

A-hem! Hear-ye hear-ye! After many months of hard work and completely professional, non-wifey nagging, Chris has emerged from the basement victorious! A free trial version of Mini-Compressor is ready for downloading!  Try before you buy!  That’s worth repeating – trial … Continue reading

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Mini-Compressor Version 1.4 just Sprouted

Spring has sprung in the Saturday MP basement! We planted some seeds in the late winter, and look what’s sprung! Version 1.4 of Mini-Compressor! Get it while it’s fresh. Here are some of the features we’re especially proud of: An intelligent … Continue reading

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Mini-Compress Weeds

“W” was the letter of the week in Darling Daughter’s class a few weeks ago.  You know what I wished?  That Mini-Compressor would compress the wascally weeds in our Behemoth Garden.  Right-click on behemoth weeds and voila… smaller weed no … Continue reading

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What to do if Norton Incorrectly Thinks Your Product is Harmful

A while ago I got an e-mail from a customer that had just bought Mini-Compressor (which I think is the best image compression software in the world but I’m a bit biased) but was getting warning from Norton when he … Continue reading

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Upgrading Mini-Compressor to .NET 4.0 Notes

My notes on upgrading Mini-Compressor from .NET 3.5 to .NET 4.0 (Visual Studio 2008 to 2010) and also upgrading NUnit and NAnt. 1) Run the automated VS 2010 upgrade process.  Appears that there are no error but appearances can be … Continue reading

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Building for Both 32 and 64 Bit Architectures

My latest task has been getting Mini-Compressor to work on Windows 7.  In the end no code changes are actually required to get Mini-Compressor working on Windows 7 but the installer required a bit of work.  The amount of work … Continue reading

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