User Ed - The blog of Ed Price, Customer Program Manager

User Ed is a Microsoft blog written by a Customer Program Manager, Ed Price. Ed enjoys Customer Engagement, Experience Design, TechNet Wiki, and general education around Microsoft products.

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  • Blog Post: SQL Server BI Gold Medal Winner - Using a View to Mask Multi-Server SSIS Package Configurations

    Jason won the SQL BI Guru gold medal for October! Here's his winning article... Using a View to Mask Multi-Server SSIS Package Configurations By Jason Brugger December 8, 2013 SSIS Package Configurations allows property values which are particular to a given SQL Server instance to be customized...
  • Blog Post: IDE Colors in Small Basic

    I'm featuring a TechNet Wiki article from Nonki: Small Basic: IDE Colors That was based on this thread from Danair and Nonki: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/52988d5b-dd97-46f4-bedf-4fef24aa7437/small-basic-ide-colors These are text colors and the background color used...
  • Blog Post: Transact-SQL: Date-Related Queries (featured article)

    Today we're featuring an article from mult-gold-medal winner of the T-SQL Guru competition, multi-winner of the MCC award, and TechNet Wiki Community Council member, Naomi N: Naomi N's Profile Naomi's Blog Thank you to Naomi for providing this great resource: T-SQL: Date-Related Queries...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server 2012 - SET ANSI_PADDING Setting and Its Importance

    It's time to feature another TechNet Wiki article! Check out this article from Naomi N: SET ANSI_PADDING Setting and Its Importance Problem Description Recently I got an interesting escalation to solve for the client. Our VFP based application was getting the following SQL Server error...
  • Blog Post: How to Launch Windows Phone 8 Emulator without using Visual Studio 2012? - by Isenthil

    This is our Silver Medal winner from the June TechNet Guru competition: Windows Phone Technical Guru - June 2013 Tiziano Cacioppolini Maps and clusters Peter Laker : "Excellent subject, nice detail!" Ed Price : "Great code and explanations! It...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki Awards System - INTERMEDIATE WIKI NINJAS

    We're going to take a deeper look at the TechNet Wiki Awards System... Wiki Ninja Belts. Second are the Novice Wiki Ninjas. This is for ninjas who have made their move. Placing in the Top Contributor blog posts can be a challenge, even for one week. It's not as easy as it seems. The highest rank you...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki Awards System - NOVICE WIKI NINJAS

    We're going to take a deeper look at the TechNet Wiki Awards System... Wiki Ninja Belts. First are the Novice Wiki Ninjas. This is for ninjas just getting started. The Achievement Medals are pretty easy to get, but placing in the Top Contributors even for one week is a bit of a challenge. It's not...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki Awards System - Wiki Ninja Belts

    TechNet Wiki Belts are an award system dedicated to TechNet Wiki. Many people will question why TechNet Wiki would even receive value in its own reward system. After all, TechNet Wiki is combined into the Profile Rewards systems... Recognition Points and Achievement Medals. And it is taken into account...
  • Blog Post: VB Guru - How to Create Video Games in VB.Net (Windows Forms)

    Congratulations to our VB Guru winner for May 2013! To find all the competitors for May (and more information about this monthly contest), see the Wiki article: TechNet Guru Awards, May 2013 . Here are our three winners: Visual Basic Technical Guru - May 2013 ...
  • Blog Post: All about the TechNet Wiki Community Council

    Purpose The Community Council is a small group of members from both Microsoft and the Community. The Community Council takes responsibility for the following goals and tasks: Represents the Wiki community members to the community as a whole and to Microsoft. Arbitrates disagreements between...
  • Blog Post: How do You Earn Recognition Points and Achievement Medals on MSDN and TechNet?

    Today's featured article: TechNet Wiki: How to Earn Recognition Points and Achievement Medals Recognition Points Recognition Points show how successful you are in the MSDN/TechNet community. It tells people how trusted of a source you are. So if someone says something, and they've got...
  • Blog Post: All About BizTalk Server 2010

    Today's featured article: BizTalk Server 2010 ====================================== Introduction BizTalk Server is a server product produced by Microsoft and offers scalability and reliability. It is simply unrivaled on the Windows platform or for that matter any platform (see Magic Quadrant...
  • Blog Post: Where can you find MSDN and TechNet Forum Support?

    Today's featured Article: MSDN and TechNet Forum Support Forum Issues Forum Click here for the Forums Issues forum . The Forum Issues forum is for submitting bugs and discussing current Forum issues. Possible "answers" include solutions, getting the bug logged to the product team, and/or...
  • Blog Post: Featured Article - Small Basic Curriculum

    Here is today's featured TechNet Wiki article: Small Basic Curriculum Learn all about Small Basic by using the curriculum. With the curriculum, you can lean Small Basic with separate lessons - just like you would in a classroom. You can download the curriculum, which includes PowerPoint decks...
  • Blog Post: Active Directory Certificate Services - PKI FAQ

    Today's featured article: Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) This article presents a list of common questions and answers related to Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)....
  • Blog Post: Small Basic E-Books

    Today's TechNet Wiki article comes from me. Small Basic E-Books Learn more about Small Basic and find detailed samples by reading sample chapters from one of three e-books that we are providing to you at no cost. If you like using the e-book format, we have links on each page to where you can...
  • Blog Post: How to Insert a Formatted Code Snippet and Code Block on TechNet Wiki

    Today's featured Wiki article is on: Wiki: How to Insert a Formatted Code Snippet and Code Block on TechNet Wiki This article originally comes from the ducky mind of Tony Soper : I recently made some changes to the article , including building out this section: How to Use the Format...
  • Blog Post: Simple Data Binding in XAML

    Today's featured wiki article is... Simple Data Binding in XAML It was written by my friend and co-Wiki Ninja, Horizon Net . Data binding is a great way to display your data. This step-by-step tutorial will teach you the basics of data binding. If you are already familiar with data...
  • Blog Post: All about ASP.NET MVC

    Welcome to another featured Wiki article! Today we're featuring... ASP.NET MVC The article comes from Esref DURNA : ASP.NET MVC is a part of the ASP.NET Web application framework. It is one of the two different programming models you can use to create ASP.NET Web applications,the other...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 7 Application With Federated Authentication

    Welcome to today's featured Wiki article! Windows Phone 7 Application With Federated Authentication This is another article written by a great community contributor, Alik Levin : In this scenario you are developing a Windows Phone 7 (WP7) application that consumes RESTful WCF service...
  • Blog Post: ASP.NET MVC Web Application With Federated Authentication

    Welcome to today's featured Wiki article! ASP.NET MVC Web Application With Federated Authentication It was written by a great community contributor, Alik Levin : In this scenario you are developing ASP.NET MVC web application and you need to implement authentication using either Internet...
  • Blog Post: Get started with Windows Workflow Foundation and ASP.NET

    Today's featured wiki article is... Getting Started: Windows Workflow Foundation and ASP.NET It was written by my friend and co-Wiki Ninja, Horizon Net . Windows Workflow Foundation is a great technology for creating workflows. It can be used in combination with different technologies...
  • Blog Post: How to migrate ASP.NET applications to IIS 7 Integrated Mode

    Today's featured article is from Suresh Mekkattil : Migrate ASP.NET Applications to IIS 7 Integrated Mode ================= There has been a lot of discussion on how to make your application compatible with IIS 7 Integrated mode. To know how to make your application compatible with IIS7 integrated...
  • Blog Post: How to Create a Small Basic Extension Using C#

    Today's featured article comes from Liam McSherry : Small Basic: How to Create an Extension Using C# Here is a sample of the article... Introduction Microsoft Small Basic, while a good language for a beginner, is rather limited once you really get into programming. If you feel you're...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server 2012 Developer Training Kit Content

    Today's featured article is... SQL Server 2012 Developer Training Kit Content This is an overview article about the type of content that you'll find in the SQL Server 2012 Developer Training Kit. It comes from my friend and fellow SQL Customer PM, Roger Doherty ( profile ): The SQL Server...
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