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    One more System.Net tester starts to blog

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    One more tester from System.Net test team Jon cole has started blogging . He starts with a good post on what HTTP 100 continue is and how to use the ServicePointManager and ServicePoint class lets you control it.
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    Face of System.Net

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    We recently had a team photo shoot of the native Winsock and the System.Net team. Thought it would be wonderful to share the picture of people who develop and test the network features of Whidbey. Larger version can be found at here ...
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    MSDN article on AutoProxy support in Whidbey

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    Common customer feedback with the 1.1 Framework was support for reading autproxy settings configured in IE. V1.1 did not have support for this and neither had support for specifying a JavaScript location that determines what proxy to use. .Net framework...
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    .NET Smtp Client implementation and Gmail - Customer feedback Bug

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    As I had mentioned in my earlier post , we have set up a forum for answering customer issues and problems they encounter in using the new API's in Whidbey beta2. This forum has been an interesting place where we see unique scenarios and also some genuine...
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    Newsgroup for System.NET Whidbey questions

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    We have a newsgroup that has been specifically opened for System.Net questions for Whidbey Beta2 of the framework. Though its for 2.0, I am seeing people post questions on v1.1 and 1.0. I highly encourage people to post questions/issues there as its being...
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    New/Improved System.Net features in Whidbey Beta 2

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    Well now that Whidbey beta2 has been released, I wanted to mention some of the new features that have been added to this release from the System.Net namespace view point. With the usual bug fixes we have introduced some new features in Smtp, Udp, Ssl...
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    Coming Soon

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    Hi I had not posted at all this year as we were busy getting Whidbey Beta2 ready for public release. Beta2 is just round the corner and I have some posts that I would like to explain about the new features that we have added/fixed from beta1. Some topics...
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    FF vs IE debate - WOS (Wrath of Slashdot)

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    Peter torr posted his experiences * Installing* (notice the bold on installing) firefox and got swamped with backlash comments from FF patrons. He then followed it up with a follow up post and I think both the posts are excellent. Gr8 posts Peter and...
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    MSN Desktop search beta - Usage update and my 2 cents

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    I got more time to play with the desktop search are was about to post my views on it. There has been ton of blogging going on and more information related reviews and user experience can be found at msnsearch blog , scoble blog #1 and scoble blog # 2...
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    MSN Beta Desktop Search Revealed

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    As most of the WWW now knows, Microsoft had announced it would release a Desktop Search tool. The beta of the Desktop search was revealed today which can be downloaded at http://beta.toolbar.msn.com/ . Have played around with it and the initial feeling...
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    HttpListener - User scenarios

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    I have been interested in finding out from customers how they are using/plan to use the new HttpListener class in whidbey beta 1. Found this post here which prompted this post. Customer scenarios are a big consideration when new features are designed...
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    GUI Tool for using Httpcfg.exe to configure SSL on a given port

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    In my previous posts I had metioned on how to get SSL working with the new HttpListener class in whidbey 2.0 Beta1. It was sort of difficult to use the command line httpcfg tool as I had to manually open the machine store, pick a cert and copy its thumbprint...
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    Good article on hosting ASPX pages using System.Web.Hosting api's

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    With .NET 1.1, a hosting api was shipped under System.Web.Hosting namespace that let users execute ASPX pages without needing to have IIS. The namespace has got some cool features with whidbey beta 1. Whidbey beta 1 also introduced another cool class...
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    Programatically configure SMTP service on IIS to route mails to a domain

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    Ever wondered how to programatically configure SMTP service on IIS to route mails to a particular domain? IIS settings are maintained in a Metabase file. We can programatically edit this metafile to add settings that will route emails to any domain (say...
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    Intro

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    I am an SDET with the Network class libraries (System.Net) part of the .Net platform. I shall use this forum to post data on Whidbey Beta1 and 1.1 version of the framework. If you have any question related to Beta1 then do post them here and I shall try...
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