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  • Kam VedBrat

    Using Flip3D on Vista Build 5219

    I've had a number of folks ask me how to use the new 3D window switching functionality we have in Windows Vista build 5219. Here's the rundown on how it works in the 5219 build: Use Windows-Spacebar to invoke Use arrow keys or mouse-wheel...
  • A CRM Riff

    "How Do I' Topics Debut

    Another vector for finding solutions in the SDK is to use the How Do I topic that we have designed for the latest release of Visual Studio. Now you can use the TOC, search, index, or How Do I to navigate the large doc set that is the Visual Studio 2005...
  • Tales from the Smart Client

    Sparkle Timeline Performance

    I mentioned last week I was expecting a checkin that would transform the performance of Sparkle's timeline. The issue was simple: we create a row in the timeline for every element in the scene, then create more rows for each property that is animated...
  • Tales from the Smart Client

    ChuckJ talks XAML

    I pounded my head against the XAML spec for a couple of years before Chuck came in a "fixed" it. He's the man (Rob Relyea's the man too), and can explain it better than anyone:
  • HoppeRx - the cure for your ailing device

    Exception types simplified

    l Debugging exceptions is the same process regardless of type, but often it is helpful to understand the difference between the most common types of exceptions: Raise Exception: This is most often sourced from a handled exception where the programmer...
  • craigrow

    eBay / Skype skeptics

    I see I'm not the only one who questions the logic behind eBay's purchase of Skype. Today's Wall Street Journal Heard on the Street column says skepticism is growing on Wall Street too.
  • SharePoint Apps: Alexander Malek's weblog

    creating your first Data View

    Now that I've introduced the Data View web part, I'd like to give you a quick demo of how easy it is to add one of these data-driven views to a web page... -> The main entry point for creating Data Views is the top-level menu called Data, which...
  • Albatross!

    Back from vacation...

    I was out of the office on vacation for 10 days, visiting friends and family in Indiana and Illinois. Good to be back, though of course it took about 10 minutes to be swamped with work again. We (myself, my wife and our nine-month-old daughter) flew...
  • MHender Rambles On

    Databinding in WindowsForms and WPF Hybrid Apps

    (Blogging Tunes: Listening to Groove Salad on SomaFm ) Okay, so we've talked about how you can host a Windows Forms Control in a WPF application, but what if you want to bind the Windows Forms controls and WPF controls to the same data source? Is that...
  • Jason Langridge's WebLog - MR Mobile!

    Mobility Scientific and Research Blog... Kevin Kerr

    My colleague over in the US - Kevin Kerr has just started his Blog. It's going to be centred around the Science and futures of Mobility and should be an interesting blog to read. Kevin's a great guy and has some real insight Check it out at: ...
  • Robert Burke's MSDN Weblog

    SQL 2005 Sequel presentation tonight in IMPERIAL Hotel, Cork City

    For those of you from the Cork City area, come on out to the IMPERIAL Hotel tonight at 7:00 for a look at what's new in SQL Server 2005 for developers. This SQL presentation is the sequal to the presentation I gave in Waterford last week. It's a developer...
  • Dr. eX's Blog

    Howdy! What's up with VSA?

    Hi, Firs of let me tell what I have been upto lately. I am heads down working on the cool new Visual SDK 2005. I am pretty sure you folks have downloaded it and found it useful. Believe me it only gets better. Now that we are very close to Release...
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