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Umbraco 6 Upgrade HTTP Error 403.14

When attempting to upgrade from 6.0.4 to 6.1.5 using WebMatrix I was getting the following error.  The website is in MVC in mode. HTTP Error 403.14 - ForbiddenThe Web server is configured to not list the contents of this directory.

IE10 UnAttaching the Script debugger VS2010

Attaching the Script debugger to process iexplore.exe failed" message after upgrading to Internet Explorer 10 "Attaching the Script debugger to process [####] iexplore.exe failed.  Another debugger may already be attached to the process." That was annoying, thanks for that.  

Umbraco Visual Studio Build Controller Error

Having built my Visual Studio Project from the examples and Added my own HomeController and ran the project I got the following error. Error The type or namespace name 'RenderModel' could not be found

Umbraco Setup Browser Choice

When setting up Umbraco for the first time getting a blank orange screen? When editting in the back office you cannot pickup the text where the insertion pointer is displayed?

Umbraco Contour License

After installing the Contour package and you have bought a license to use contour on your domain, if you try to register the package you will receive the following error. Could not load file or assembly 'Umbraco.Licensing, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=null' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.    

Visual Studio Tips

Tip 1 Tracking opned files in the solution explorer it's off by default, but once it's on, Solution Explorer will expand folders and highlight the current document as you switch between files. You can find that under Tools -> Options -> Projects and Solutions -> "Track Active Item in Solution Explorer".