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Making It Better: Updates for ASP.NET 5 in Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5

Friday, January 23, 2015

Jeffrey T. Fritz announces the release of Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5 and ASP.NET 5 Beta 2.

Create an ASP.NET MVC Line-of-Business Application in Azure Websites that Authenticates with Azure Active Directory

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Nice article from Cephas Lin showing how to create an ASP.NET MVC line-of-business (LOB) application in Azure Websites using Azure Active Directory (AAD) as the identity provider, then query directory data in the application.

Revisiting Partial View Rendering in ASP.NET MVC

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Dino Esposito explains how partial views fit between full SPA solutions and full page refreshes, and shares a solution for sending multiple partial views in one response.

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Visual Studio 2015 Preview + ASP.NET 5

Jan 24, 2015 by BabaAndThePigman

An illustration of the new architectural underpinnings of ASP.NET starting with command line and...

Integrating ASP.Net Web API With MVC Basic Infrastructure

Jan 23, 2015 by Nimit Joshi

This article describes how to call the Web API 2 Controller method from the MVC 5 Controller and...


Jan 22, 2015 by Talal Tayyab

The article discusses a new feature in ASP.NET MVC 6 called TagHelpers, provides example of the b...

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SignalR Connection Density Testing with Crank

Jan 12, 2015

This article describes how to use the Crank tool to test an application with multiple simulated c...

Using SignalR Performance Counters in an Azure Web Role

Jan 12, 2015

This article describes how to install and use SignalR performance counters in an Azure Web Role.

Profile and debug your ASP.NET MVC app with Glimpse

Dec 19, 2014

Glimpse is a thriving and growing family of open source NuGet packages that provides detailed per...

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Get your Microsoft Build Conference pass from DVLUP!

Jan 23, 2015 by Pluginbaby

Developers, BUILD 2015 is already sold out….. but there is still a chance to get there!DVLUP has...

Automatic deployment of multiple repositories to Azure

Jan 23, 2015 by bleroy

The scenario is the following: a first repository contains the application code, and a second rep...

Soft Skills - the software developer book to read in 2015

Jan 21, 2015 by RHurlbut

As I mentioned in my last post, I will be handing out a few copies of the book Soft Skills: The S...

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Making It Better: Updates for ASP.NET 5 in Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5

Jan 16, 2015 by Jeffrey T. Fritz

It's been about two months since we released the first beta of ASP.NET 5, and today we happy to a...

Running ASP.NET 5 applications in Linux Containers with Docker

Jan 14, 2015 by Ahmet Alp Balkan (Microsoft Azure)

As a part of our ASP.NET 5 cross-platform efforts, we are actively working on making applications...

Announcing General Availability of Mobile Offline Sync Managed SDK

Dec 18, 2014 by Donna Malayeri

The best mobile apps handle network interruptions gracefully, allowing users to be productive des...

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MSDN Samples RSS Feed

Sync Sitefinity Users with Google Contacts using Aspose .NET Google...

Jan 23, 2015 by Aspose Marketplace

Sitefinity Google Sync is an open source add-on from Aspose that links your Sitefinity users to G...

Sync Umbraco Users and Members with Microsoft Exchange Contacts

Jan 19, 2015 by Aspose Marketplace

Aspose .NET Exchange Sync for Umbraco is an open source module from Aspose that links your Umbrac...

Aspose .NET Exchange Sync for Sitefinity

Jan 9, 2015 by Aspose Marketplace

Sitefinity Exchange Sync is an open source add-on from Aspose that links your Sitefinity users to...

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Forums - Recent Activity RSS Feed

Invalid attempt to read when no data is present.

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marya SqlCommand com = new SqlCommand("SELECT a.IslandId, b.AtolLeter FROM Islands AS a...

IE 8 dropdown is not displaying properly

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Strange exception "Index was outside the bounds of the array.cshtm&...

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Please change as given below foreach (string s in asFiles) { <p>@s</p&gt...

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Forums - Unanswered Threads RSS Feed

Best way(s) to save Navigation Data in the database

11 minutes ago by tvb2727

I am looking to store my navigation text/paths in the database. What is the best way to do this?....

make the page go to a certain <div>, after page reload

23 minutes ago by claudia888

Hi, I'm updating UI for a web forms app, and have a general question: there are many pages th...

EntityState.Modified will notupdate the model object's navigation pr...

46 minutes ago by johnjohn123123

I am working on an MVC web application with EF-6. inside an Edit view , i am updating a m...

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