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Switching to the UI context
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Asynch a synchronous method with await async
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Null checks and if clause evaluation order
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ID1024: The configuration property value is not valid
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Couple of my favorite Microsoft podcasts
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Exclude a path from WIF authorization in MVC
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JavaScript tip a day: Performance tuning
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JavaScript tip a day: More Debugging Tricks
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JavaScript tip a day: Pretty Print, Debugging Events and $0
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JavaScript tip a day: Performance Profiling
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JavaScript tip a day: console. info, warn, error, assert
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JavaScript tip a day: console.group
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JavaScript tip a day: console.count
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JavaScript tip a day: console.table
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JavaScript tip a day: console.log
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Uniquely identify a mobile device
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Setting up Windows Azure PowerShell
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IE10 There is a problem with this website's security certificate
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Powershell Script to restore bunch of SQL databases
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Command line to add net.tcp bindings in IIS
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Download Build2013 sessions with PowerShell
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Win8 Apps- Important links
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The App Container and Win8Apps written in JavaScript
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Poor man’s start menu
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SQL Server firewall warning
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Get string representation of certificates
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Writing a simple MVC app
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Use WIF bootstrapped tokens or Azure ACS? Read this
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Find PublicKeyToken easily
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Silverlight, JavaScript and HTML 5 - Who wins?
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Scalability Vs. Performance
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Debug Silverlight and JavaScript together
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SharePoint and TDD
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SharePoint User Group - Sofia, Bulgaria Nov 26th, Wednesday
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I am super excited!
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The Expression Suite
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A word of appreciation
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Disable IE Enhanced Security Mode in Windows 2008
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I've been here before
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Tafiti - Silverlight search front end
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Authoring a Workflow Foundation runtime host
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My Views about the ORM space, Entity Framework and all such stuff!
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What happens after gotdotnet.com dies?
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VMWare 6.0 ROCKS! Kicks Virtual Server's butt!
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A different point of view.
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Determining number of open connections in your connection pools
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Using Reflection - without paying the price for it.
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I know my blog was down!
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A few tips to help your Virtual PC performance.
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SharePoint 2007 Bootcamp
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AJAX Progress Bar
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Sudoku Solver in C#
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Working with Embedded Resources
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Validating an XML File with an XSD Schema
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Orcas October CTP, clearer instructions for Virtual Server R2
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.NET 2.0 Tip: Strongly Typing Configuration Settings
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ADO.NET vNext is not "yet another ORM"
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Visual Sourcesafe is EVIL!!
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A bit about release dates.
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Determine whether a SQL Server exists ..
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.NET vNext: How LINQ Makes working with business objects better?
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Next .NET framework version number
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.NET vNext: Bridging Architectures
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.NET vNext – what it means to your architecture?
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New Article: Writing Custom Editors for WebParts
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eSQL: Good or Bad?
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How ADO.NET vNext bridges the Conceptual Model and the Logical Model.
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ADO.NET vNext, the missing piece of .NET vNext.
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Workflow Foundation: The ActivityExecutionStatus
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Transaction support in Workflow Foundation
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CompositeActivities: Workflow activities that contain one or more child activities.
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Workflow Foundation: The Hello World App
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What is Windows Workflow Foundation?
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Technical Queries//Request for input
wrote on 7/28/2006 @ 8:46 AM in #Vanilla .NET | Feedback | 2104 views | More


Oracle: Ass first design pattern: Just "Orrible"
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The awesome Adam Machanic interviews me @ TechED (and guess who pops in)
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New Article: ASP.NET 2.0 Webpart Framework Basics
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All about storing binary blobs in the database.
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How to show a Progress Bar in ADO.NET
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Never fail an interview question about System.String or StringBuilder again !!!!
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Convert a byte array to a string and string to byte array
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Cross Page Posting in ASP.NET 2.0
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Viewstate Security & WebFarms
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.NET 2.0 vs .NET 1.1 !! Upgrade to .NET 2.0 "NOW"
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Authenticate (forms based) against an NT Domain in ASP.NET - Without using Kerberos!!
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Sahil's Learnin' Akademi!!
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The price of popularity
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Demystifying DLINQ: Part 4.3 - Stored Procedures that return variable shapes
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New Article: DLINQ: Submitting your Changes
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The definitive TableAdapters + Transactions blog post
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Demystifying DLINQ: Part 4.2 - Stored Procedures that return a definite shape
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Demystifying DLINQ: Part 4.1 - Stored Procedures that return scalar results
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Demystifying DLINQ: Part 4 - Stored Procedure/UDF Support in DLINQ.
wrote on 6/30/2006 @ 8:58 PM in #Vanilla .NET | Feedback | 7478 views | More


Demystifying DLINQ: Part3 - Querying for Data using DLINQ
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Announcing: THE ADO.NET 2.0 BOOT CAMP
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System.Transactions: Choosing your Enlistment Method
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A Quick Primer on System.Transactions
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Demystifying DLINQ: Part2 - Setting up a DataContext Class
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New Article: DLINQ: Bridging the Object Relational Divide
wrote on 6/30/2006 @ 8:54 PM in #Vanilla .NET | Feedback | 781 views | More


Demystifying DLINQ: Part1 - An introduction to DLINQ
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Are you a Business Object person, or a DataSet person?
wrote on 6/30/2006 @ 8:52 PM in #Vanilla .NET | Feedback | 8707 views | More


Remote Desktop Tricks
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VS2005/SQL 2005/.NET 2.0: Editing SSIS packages Visually in VS2005
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ASP.NET 2.0 - Post Cache Substitution
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 7: Expression Trees
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 6: (LINQ) Query Expression Translation (to C# 3.0)
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 5: Object and Collection Initializers
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LoadControl a UserControl - *and* pass in Constructor Parameters
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ASPNETDB + Production deployment --> Practical Tips
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ASP.NET 2.0: Implementing Single Sign On (SSO) with Membership API
wrote on 6/30/2006 @ 8:44 PM in #Vanilla .NET | Feedback | 88187 views | More


Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 4: Lambda Expressions
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 3: Extension Methods
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 2: Anonymous Types
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Demystifying C# 3.0 - Part 1: Implicitly Typed Local Variables "var"
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ASP.NET 2.0 WebPart Communication
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The Definitive Guide to URL Rewriting in ASP.NET
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