2019-02-23

Asynchronous Simplified

Introduction For recent developments, users want reactive graphical interfaces, even if you need to recover data from external sources (ex. with web services).The best solution ...
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How to restore a SQL Server Database to a new location and name

This post explains how to restore a full database backup to a new location and with a new name. This procedure enables you to move ...
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Add “Extract MSI” command to Windows Explorer Context Menu

Many software or tools are provided as MSI files. There are some tools like LessMSI, but there is a simpler way to add a “Extract ...
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Changing the scope of the AssignedTo field in TFS 2012 Work Items

By default, Team Foundation Server presents all “available or existing” users when you assign a work item to somebody. Of course, it’s possible to customize ...
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WPF Tips: How to set a FlatStyle to a button?

If, like me, you would like to apply a FlatStyle to a WPF button, add a style property like this (this style is include in ...
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Microsoft LifeCycle

This Microsoft page list all versions and production date about a specific product. http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/search For example, you can find all .NET Framework versions with this ...
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Add-in for Microsoft SQL Server Management Studi

If, like me, you work with SQL Server, install this SSMS Tools Pack to add some cool functionalities to Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio : format SQL, Window ...
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Tip: Deployment retail=”true”

Here’s another tip to optimize websites developed in ASP.NET: since Framework 2.0, Microsoft offers to configure a Deployment tag to include in  Machine.config file. This setting has two effects: Restore the optimal performance of ASP. NET (Compilation, AXD cache resources, memory management, timeouts pages) that were reduced by the debug mode. And ...
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Tip: Log On Automatically on Windows

In my job, I’m using some Virtual Machines to separate development environments for each customers… and of course, I must log on on each Windows ...
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Collection snippet

Often, I need to create lists of data. It is obviously possible to use generic lists (List<T>), but they are not easily expandable. For example, ...
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