First Metro Style Windows 8 App Using Javascript HTML5 and CSS

I just got around to building my first Windows 8 Application using Javascript, HTML and CSS.

It’s a image viewer which queries Flickr for pictures of beards.  It also incorporates live maps to show geolocation information attached to the  photos.  Why beards?  Because these days beards are becoming the “badge of the hipster” and hipsters must be eliminated.  So I figure this would be a useful tool to identify and locate potential hipsters. 🙂 Continue reading…

Visual Studio 2008 – SignTool reported an error SignTool Error: Signtool requires CAPICOM version 2.1.0.1 or higher. Windows 7 and regsvr32.

Today I ran into an interesting error while trying to deploy a new version of a ClickOnce application that I maintain. When publishing my solution from Visual Studio 2008 (9) the following error would occur:

SignTool reported an error SignTool Error: Signtool requires CAPICOM version 2.1.0.1 or higher. Please copy the latest version of CAPICOM.dll into the directory that contains SignTool.exe. If CAPICOM.dll exists, you may not have proper permissions to install CAPICOM.
Follow these steps

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