How to get system diagnostics working on environments deployed in customer/partner subscriptions

With a purchased Azure subscription, customers and partners can deploy a Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition environment by using the Cloud Hosted Environments feature in LCS. Due to an issue in the environment deployment flow, system diagnostics was configured incorrectly in environments that were deployed after August 30th 2017. Because of…


Jump Start ASP.NET Core Application on Nano Server

This post is provided by Senior App Dev Manager, Linkai Yu who shares some tips to speed up ASP.NET Core Application dev on Nano Server. With the Nano server release from Windows 2016 Server, I’m excited to see the new application deployment practice to work with the thin and fast OS. If you are new…


How to safeguard SQL Server on Linux from OOM-Killer

On a Windows based server, when all the available memory including the page file is consumed, the server’s performance becomes sluggish and out of memory errors are logged to the event logs. On Linux systems, the behavior is slightly different. When the server is running low on memory, the Linux kernel will choose a process…


Submissions using Windows 10, version 1709 are now being accepted!

The Windows Hardware Lab Kit (HLK) has been updated to support Windows 10, version 1709. The HLK is available for download on the Hardware Dev Center: https://aka.ms/hlk_dlc HLK version 1709 enforces the Windows 10 hardware requirements and policies posted at https://aka.ms/compatreq and is designed for testing Windows 10, version 1709. Note: Starting with HLK version…


How to negotiate an audio format for a Windows Audio Session API (WASAPI) client

The Windows Audio Session API (WASAPI) provides a family of interfaces for playing or recording audio. Chief among these are the IAudioClient, IAudioClient2, and IAudioClient3 interfaces. There is a Windows audio session (WASAPI) sample on GitHub, but in this blog post I want to dive into the nitty-gritty of one particular question: How do I…


Announcing the .NET Framework 4.7.1

Today, we are announcing the release of the .NET Framework 4.7.1. It’s included in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. .NET Framework 4.7.1 is also available on Windows 7+ and Windows Server 2008 R2+.  We’ve added support for targeting the .NET Framework 4.7.1 in Visual Studio 2017 15.5. The .NET Framework 4.7.1 includes improvements in several areas: Accessibility improvements…


Git と Visual Studio 2017 その 10 : VS でソリューションの共有

前回の記事では Git と GitHub を使ったソリューションの共有を説明しました。今回は Visual Studio と GitHub でのソリューションの共有を見ていきます。 GitHub レポジトリの削除 前回作成した GitHub.com のレポジトリは一旦削除します。“Settings” | “Danger Zone” から削除が可能です。 Visual Studio 用 GitHub エクステンション Visual Studio 2017 は既定で GitHub をサポートしてませんが、便利なエクステンションがあります。 1. ツール | 拡張機能と更新プログラムをクリック。 2. オンラインを選択して、検索より “github” を検索。“GitHub Extensions for Visual Studio” をインストールします。 3. 必要に応じて Visual Studio を閉じて、インストールウィザードに従って進めます。 4. 次にアカウントを設定します。チームエクスプローラーより設定を選択。 5. 今回はこのプロジェクトの範囲でのみ設定したいので、レポジトリの設定をクリック。 6. オーバーライドのチェックボックスを入れて、GitHub と同じユーザー名、メールアドレスを入力して更新。…


Configure Azure Storage for SQL Database backups

SQL Server 2012+ and Azure SQL Managed Instance support native BACKUP commands that can backup a database to Azure Blob Storage URL. Setting-up Azure Storage account might not be so easy as you think because there are some constraints.


Video-Tutorial zu Minecraft – Teil 2

Sie möchten die #MinecraftEducationEdition im Unterricht einsetzen? In unseren Video-Tutorials erklären wir die Basics Schritt für Schritt! Teil 2: Die Gamemodes Schulen können jetzt von einem besonders vorteilhaften Angebot profitieren: Zu jedem neu gekauften Windows-10-Gerät erhalten sie die Minecraft Education Edition kostenfrei für ein Jahr. Mehr zur Minecraft Education Edition und zu den Details der…