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Announcing the Release of ASP.NET MVC 5.2, Web API 2.2 and Web Pages 3.2

Daniel Roth provides all of the details on the release of ASP.NET MVC 5.2, ASP.NET Web API 2.2, and ASP.NET Web Pages 3.2.

jQuery Based Ajax ASP.NET MVC Google Maps Web App

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Good article from Mohd Manzoor Ahmed showing jQuery based Ajax country requests to controller for matching geo coordinates, then plotting them on a Google Map.

NuGet: In the Platform

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Jeff Handley blogs about some important upcoming changes for NuGet.

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ASP.NET MVC Dynamic Routing

Oct 22, 2014 by Rohit Kukreti

Learn how to customize the ASP.NET MVC routing pattern and route variable URL paths to a controll...

Exciting Things About ASP.NET vNext Series: The Ultimate Guide

Oct 21, 2014 by Tugberk Ugurlu

Great list of information resources on ASP.NET vNext from Tugberk Ugurlu.

MVC TempData, Peek and Keep Confusion

Oct 20, 2014 by shiv_koirala

In this article Shivprasad Koirala removes the confusion around MVC TempData, Peek, and Keep.

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Secure a Web API with Individual Accounts and Local Login

Oct 15, 2014

This topic shows how to secure a web API using OAuth2 to authenticate against a membership databa...

Create an ASP.NET Web Forms app with SMS Two-Factor Authentication

Oct 9, 2014

This tutorial shows you how to build an ASP.NET Web Forms app with Two-Factor Authentication. Thi...

Getting Started with ASP.NET vNext and Visual Studio "14"

Oct 6, 2014

The next version of ASP.NET (“ASP.NET vNext”) has been redesigned from the ground up. The goal is...

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Community Blogs RSS Feed

Some Node pitfalls – 1. Global state

Oct 22, 2014 by bleroy

I’ve been teaching myself Node over the last few weeks, by building a non-trivial application. In...

Xamarin.Forms ebook

Oct 22, 2014 by Pluginbaby

The preview edition of Charles Petzold’s latest book: Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Form is n...

For the love of OCD, show whitespace in your IDE

Oct 21, 2014 by bleroy

It’s a simple thing, and it will make it immediately obvious when one of your files contains acci...

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Azure Service Bus – ‘NamespaceType’ default value change

Oct 17, 2014 by Piyush Joshi

Recently we announced splitting the user experience between Service Bus and Notification Hubs to...

Microsoft Asp.Net MVC Security Update MS14-059 broke my build!

Oct 16, 2014 by Miguell - MSFT

Microsoft just released a new security update to be automatically applied to machines configured...

Rich Push with Notification Hubs in iOS 8

Oct 16, 2014 by Mimi Xu

Learn how to push a rich notification with an image using Notification Hubs in iOS8 & 7....

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MSDN Samples RSS Feed

Search and Highlight Text in word document

Oct 22, 2014 by E-iceblue Marketing place

This is a C # example to search and highlight text in Word documents via a Free C# word library....

Sync DNN Users with Google Contacts using Aspose .NET Gmail Sync fo...

Oct 21, 2014 by Aspose Marketplace

Aspose .NET Gmail Sync for DNN is an open source module from Aspose that links your DNN users to...

Add a text watermark on PDF in C#

Oct 15, 2014 by Office Sample

This sample shows how to add text watermark on every PDF pages in a document using free Spire.PDF...

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NuGet - Most Popular



This package contains the Microsoft.Web.Infrastructure assembly that lets you dynamically registe...



Json.NET is a popular high-performance JSON framework for .NET



Entity Framework is Microsoft's recommended data access technology for new applications.

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Forums - Recent Activity RSS Feed

WCF how to set minOccurs="1" in XSD

7 minutes ago by Shawn - MSFT

Hi, thecobe my intention is to inform the client which fields of product object are mandatory For...

Using a database for a single record

7 minutes ago by Lannie

Trips to the database can be costly when scaling up to large number of users. Depending on comple...

Calender control for Template Field TextBox

8 minutes ago by Zhi Lv - MSFT

Hi UserTSS, Please refer to the following code: <asp:ToolkitScriptManager ID="Too...

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Forums - Unanswered Threads RSS Feed

UNC path based on the local path provide by user

20 minutes ago by suresh661

Hello All, Need help in capturing the UNC path based on the local path provide by user. We are bu...

Select Statement returns 3 rows even though I specify a where clause.

28 minutes ago by Harrison.Scott

Hello, I have the below code using (var ctx = new Context()) { var dataset2 = from recordset in c...

How can I have the correct ClaimsPrincipal flow throughout my ASP.NET We...

1 hour, 39 minutes ago by Dan Konigsbach

I am looking for a way to ensure that Thread.CurrentPrincipal reflects the ClaimsPrincipal we cre...

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