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  • Field Notes

    Common Debugger Commands

    I get this request all the time from students of the Advanced .NET Debugging course my team delivers. Below are the common commands used when debugging specific .NET issues. It is by no means the only commands you will run. Hangs or Poor Performance...
  • Moustafa Khalil's Space

    Managing Workflow’s Lifecycle

    Note - we published an MSDN article that contains the information below and a lot of other related information. See for more details. ------------------------------------- Windows...
  • Gamut Mapping in WCS, Part 1

    Gamut mapping in WCS is established at color transform creation time, rather than at profile creation time. And, while our baseline gamut mapping methods each implement a different gamut mapping algorithm, there are some operations that are common to...
  • Solutions Monkey

    Back from Vacation

    Back to work from 3 weeks vacation. Lots of things happened while I was away. The Dynamics Snap project that I was working on went live as sandbox Channel 9’s interview with our GM Hal went live http:/...
  • One Louder

    Microsoft Researcher and Academy Award Winner?

    Sounds funny, but it's true. Must meet John Platt because I really like Kevin Bacon.
  • Pointless Blathering

    What is DMA (Part 3) - DMA Translation & Map Registers

    Previously in this sequence I talked some about what DMA is, and some of the common models for programming DMA on a device. Like most code, your driver usually deals with virtual addresses for data buffers. Your DMA engine (be it slave or bus-mastering...
  • Windows Mobile Shell Blog

    Introduction: Ammon Larson

    I'm Ammon and I am part of the Shell Apps team in Windows Mobile. I work on shell security and settings on both Pocket PCs and Smartphones. Recently I did a lot of work on the device lock feature for Windows Mobile 5.0 AKU2, which added enhancements to...
  • John Bristowe's Weblog

    Calgary .NET User Group Recap

    Last night, James Kovacs and Daniel Carbajal delivered a wondeful presentation to the Calgary .NET User Group entitled, "Building Cutting-Edge Web Solutions with Visual Studio 2005 and ASP.NET 2.0". This presentation was great because it showed attendees...
  • John Bristowe's Weblog

    Thanks, Winnipeg .NET User Group!

    Recently, I had the pleasure of delivering a talk entitled, "A Lap Around WinFX" to the Winnipeg .NET User Group . Lots of good questions were asked about Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) , Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) , and Windows Workflow...
  • Xbox Engineering

    New System Update for Xbox 360

    There is a new System Update available for your Xbox 360. The official announcement says: “The March 2006 Xbox 360™ update will prepare your Xbox 360 console for future system and title updates.” You will automatically receive this update the next...
  • Eugenio Pace

    Smart Client Baseline Architecture Toolkit - Workshop - SOLD OUT!

    Thanks everybody who contacted me on the workshop. I'm amazed at the amount of interest it has generated. We are currently sold out. I'm putting everybody who contacted me on the wait list. We have had a few cancellations, but I don't think there will...
  • Michaeljon Miller

    Using the CRM SDK offline

    I've been meaning to write something about using the CRM SDK in an offline state, and I've been meaning to write it for a few years now. I guess I never had the right prodding, but recent newsgroup posts show that there are people interested in this,...
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