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  • Rob Caron

    Influence the Future of Visual Studio

    As we finish Visual Studio 2005, we are building a series of end-to-end scenarios to support product planning for the next version of Visual Studio. An important part of this process is to ensure that these scenarios accurately reflect real world scenarios...
  • Dave Glover "Down Under (Oz)"

    How to Optimize Virtual PC Performance

    For a useful support article on optimising performance of Virtual PC environments then check out this link .
  • Kang Su's Blog

    No more "int 3"

    Today a colleague came by to ask about how to get "int 3" functionality on the 64bit platforms. What is "int 3"? It's the assembly instruction that is used to create a breakpoint. At least that's the instruction for the x86 processor, and as you can imagine...
  • Antimail

    Samsung will launch DVD player with HD DVD + Blu-Ray support

    Samsung came with a brute-force solution to the HD DVD vs. Blu-Ray debate: it will launch a player that will support both formats! Samsung said Tuesday it will introduce a DVD player...
  • Visual Studio For Devices

    Alt+TAB and the Emulator

    I have heard this from many people. " I have the emulator running along with Multiple other application. I do (left)ALT+TAB to cycle between them. Once The Emulator gets the focus and then ALT+TAB does not seem to work." No that is not a bug. It...
  • Typed XML in SQL Server 2005

    Windows Media Center's popularity on the rise

    According to this report Media Centers are gaining in popularity. I bought one myself a week ago and I'm very happy with it. I was looking at purchasing a new desktop, mainly for work-related activities, and for my wife to edit her digital pictures. As...
  • graceworld

    An oldie but a goodie

    Posted last year - a thorough overview of static analysis support in Team System: TIP: Make sure you have your project selected in the solution explorer and not the solution - else...
  • Live Search

    Microsoft Phishing Filter & Games Add-ins

    Hi, I am a PM on the toolbar team. With the help of the MSN Games and MSN Safety teams, we’ve just released two new toolbar add-ins. One is the Microsoft Phishing Filter Add-in and the other is the MSN Games Add-in . Phishing is an attempt to gain...

    KatrinaSafe - Waiting on test ...

    Another day here in Austin with a lot of progress on Right now, I'm waiting on test to approve the next push of the Smart Client application. We've added the functionality to allow case workers to match evacuees with the inquiries .....
  • Jeremy Kuhne's Blog

    Setting up C++ Interop (with Win32) in VS 2005.

    I've already given the steps necessary to make this happen in an earlier post , but as this will come up so much I decided to pull it into a seperate post with more explicit details. The basic things you need again are: /clr option set for the project...
  • Typed XML in SQL Server 2005

    Validating without typing

    You might encounter a situation where you want to validate incoming XML instances against the contents of an xml schema collection, but you still want to store your XML data as untyped. We're going to look at a very simple way to do this. All you have...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Microsoft Dynamics CRM to be RSS enabled

    Infoworld reports of Microsoft's demonstration of a link between its CRM package ( new brand is Microsoft Dynamics ) and RSS at the Microsoft Business Summit in Redmond . ""Think about a CRM application with this role-based approach. A sales person...
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