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  • Windows Embedded Blog

    CEFileWiz Updated (again!) - Add multiple folders/files in one click.

    Let's say that you're building a Windows CE 4.2 or Windows CE 5.0 based device, and you want to add a number of files to the operating system image, perhaps you're adding the HTTPD Web Server component into the o/s and want to expose a web page/site ...
  • Loosely Coupled Thinking

    Help Katrina Victims

    In case you weren't aware, the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina may be worse than the hurricane itself. In New Orleans the levee near Lake Pontchartrain has failed and the whole city is being flooded. We were there a few years ago for MGB and its amazing...
  • Mike Stall's .NET Debugging Blog

    The importance of fortifying your subsystems.

    In Writing Solid Code , Steve Maguire warns to "fortify your subsystems". This is especially important if your subsystem takes liabilities on other systems. One of our (CLR debugging teams') most common bugs from Whidbey Beta 2 is a case where we hadn...
  • The Healthcare IT Blog


    After a fair amount of time spent choosing the theme for my newly created blog, I'm ready for my first post. Let's start with some introductions: my name is Roberto Ruggeri and I'm a Technical Strategist for Microsoft Healthcare and Life Sciences ...
  • Microsoft's JobsBlog

    Want to interact with the JobsBloggers? Here's how ...

    It’s that time of year. Time for another JobsBlog “ setting boundaries ” post. I hate writing these, but I feel it’s important to set some guidelines and a service level agreement between us JobsBloggers and you loyal readers. We want everyone to have...
  • Richard Seroter - SoCal BizTalk Musings

    End To End Email WIth BizTalk On A Single Dev Box

    Often for either isolated BizTalk development or BizTalk demonstration purposes, the need arises to do a full email scenario on a single physical or virtual machine. Did you know that you can utilize the standard Windows Server 2003 plug-in SMTP and...
  • jaredpar's WebLog


    It's very important to read the documentation of this method before actually using it. A common misunderstanding of this method is that it will throw if the path does not exist. If Path.GetFullPath() discovers that the directory does exists it will make...
  • marklon

    Living long and prospering are not always the same thing

    Lately, I have had a series of cases where the lifetime of something has been a problem. The first was actually with the filing system. A customer was doing something innovative with VB6. What they were doing was some rather clever automation of the...
  • Eric Jarvi

    VS Powertoys Blog

    This is worth checking out if you haven't seen it yet:
  • Windows @ Brasil

    Executando o Virtual PC no Vista...

    Alguns detalhes sobre a exeução do Virtual PC em cima do Beta1: A rede virtual "Virtual Networking" não funciona em cima do Windows Vista Beta 1. Felizmente a rede compartilhada funciona 100%. Ao se fazer o upgrade para o Vista Beta 1 em um PC...
  • Steven Sinofsky's Microsoft TechTalk

    Registration time -- what courses should I take?

    As one of the interns was heading off for his final year, we talked about what courses he is taking. There’s a general question of “what computer science courses best prepare you to be a professional programmer [at a place like Microsoft]”. I admit...
  • Man vs Code

    ADO.NET vNext

    The news is out (see paragraph four specifically) on what I have been working on for the last six months. Bottom line, we have big visions for what “vNext” of ADO.NET is going to encompass. We have heard that developers have huge investment in the...
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