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  • Microsoft's JobsBlog

    Now, I'm discovering my strengths! ... um, kind of

    For the past couple years, Josh has urged me to read Now, Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham and Donald Clifton. He read this book, as well as its predecessor, First, Break All the Rules , soon after becoming an SDET Lead and felt both helped...
  • Wayne's Microsoft Blog

    Presenter View

    Another question from Superman : Can I view notes while presenting in PowerPoint? Answer: If you have PowerPoint 2002 (a.k.a. PowerPoint XP) or PowerPoint 2003, you can use Presenter View . While all the audience sees if your...
  • Brad Abrams

    Finally, a good use of our tax dollars

    This is hilarious , even more so because most of them seem real. Signs of the Times presentation is a 29 slide collection of confusing signs sent in by people just like you. Be careful out there! [via This Is Broken ]
  • Jeromy Carriere's WebLog

    The last month or so

    This is a pretty content-free post, but I needed to at least write down the various things I’ve been thinking about or doing over the last few (err.. several) weeks: · I was on the speaker circuit for our various architect forums (fora?)...
  • Brad Abrams

    Get the application exe name

    This came up on an internal alias recently…. Nothing earth shattering here, but I figured it might help someone googling for an answer someday… Hey, if it did, drop me a comment and let me know about it… Question: I just want...
  • scooblog by josh ledgard

    MVP Summit Views and Issues with Threaded Discussions

    During the MVP summit I made it my mission to seek out as much feedback from anyone who would talk to me about newsgroups, web forums, and the general scenarios around the people who answer a lot of questions and the people who need to find or ask for...
  • Johnwe's System Center Blog

    Ever wonder how the Index Server Decides to remove a document

    Well here is a nifty table that gives you some ideas. Full Incremental Incremental (inc) Adaptive HTTP 3xx error Never never never never HTTP 4xx error Immediate...
  • Juan Roman Escamilla


    Hoy tuve una discusión con un "Platform Advisor" de Microsoft México sobre qué es .NET y que no, todo empezó cuando me platicaron de una solución hecha en .NET que en realidad no está pensada en .NET, piensen en una aplicación...
  • Arturo Vázquez WebLog

    Top 10 Tips para ISV´s en la Creación de Aplicaciones de Negocio

    Es un hecho que los clientes demandan día a día soluciones de negocio, pero sobre todo el lograr hacer hablar sus sistemas actuales con nuevas aplicaciones de negocio es algo más real, es por ello que en este artículo ustedes podrán...
  • Dan Fernandez's Blog

    Upcoming Events

    VS Connections (April 18-21) Is anyone going to VS Connections in Orlando next week? I'll be there, it should be lots of fun. I'm trying to cook up some fun demos for my talk on What's new with the C# IDE. Bay.NET User Group (April 27) I'll also be...
  • .NET Security Blog

    Generating a Key from a Password

    If you're trying to encrypt data using a password, how do you convert the password into a key for symmetric encryption? The easiest way might be to simply convert the password to a byte array, and use this array as your key. However, this is a very bad...
  • Dan Fernandez's Blog


    Exhaustion I'm physically exhausted from work and continuous sleep know it's bad when you hit 40 hours a week in three days (including Sunday). This job isn't a sprint, it's a marathon, and I'm the sucker looking for the next runner...
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