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  • Dan Fernandez's Blog

    Object Test Bench (VS 2005)

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    Object Test Bench is a new Visual Studio 2005 feature that helps you understand objects at Design Time, rather then runtime. How many times have you walked up to a code base and created some simple test console/Windows/web applications just to run a couple...
  • Brad Abrams

    OK, I give. Here are a set of internal coding guidelines

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    We had a great chat today following up from the Designing .NET Class Libraries session on Naming Conventions . I believe we did get a transcript of that chat that will be posted soon. One of the things that was asked in one way or another about 50 times...
  • notes and rants

    The Changing Role of Test

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    “Testday” was Monday.  As with most test conferences, several talks were on “Moving Quality Upstream.”  Any tester – or anyone interested in quality would probably agree with the benefits of this concept.  I haven’t, however, seen many people comment...
  • Brad Abrams

    Internal Coding Guidelines

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    Table of Contents 1. Introduction .......................................................................................................................................... 1 2. Style Guidelines ..........................................................
  • MSDN Student Flash

    Microsoft Doesn't Matter

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    Recently there was a lot of hype about the success Apple's iPod. People were interested in what Microsoft and its partners might do to get into this market, while others think Microsoft just doesn't get it. Who really cares? Why can't people just be happy...
  • Scott Woodgate's OutBursts

    BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 XM GDR Dependency Download Instructions

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    In the BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 install instructions you will see we require a FIX to the .NET Framework. The fix specifically is for this issue: If you import schemas from assemblies that contain redundant imports. For example, if Schema1.xsd imports...
  • .net and other interesting dev stuff in PA

    BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 and Adapter Migration Toolkit Released

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    Just got this info from Scott Woodgate ... Get it here . I strongly recommend that everybody trys this in your test environments and then puts it into production. Along with the usual bug fixes provided in service packs you can expect up to a 10% performance...
  • Luke Nyswonger

    BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 Released

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    BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 just released! This release contains a collection of hotfixes, security fixes, and performance enhancements. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=f4a5ab9e-d599-4cc8-abdf-ae6ae68bac3d
  • xinyan's WebLog

    Toolbox in Whidbey SmartDevice applications

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    Whidbey SmartDevice WinForm designer has much better support for adding your custom control to the toolbox. Unlike Everret (Visual Studio 2003) that requires developer to create a design time assembly in addition to the runtime assembly, in Whidbey we...
  • One Louder

    Cool Morale Event

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    Sometimes when I think about the concept of a "morale event" I think it's an oxymoron (just sometimes). Maybe because my first experience with the concept was a "forced hike" ....oops, I mean hiking excursion (no offense if one of the event planners happens...
  • Dave Glover "Down Under (Oz)"

    My Experiences setting up Windows Media Center 2005

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    Windows Media Center Edition Had to blog my experiences setting up Windows Media Center Edition (MCE), it’s an awesome system now it’s up and really does unify all my digital media from one remote control in a very user friendly manner. I’d best described...
  • Gilles' WebLog

    Download BizTalk 2004 Service Pack 1 today!

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    BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 was released today. You can download it at http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=f4a5ab9e-d599-4cc8-abdf-ae6ae68bac3d .
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