What is the current .NET version on an Azure App Service

I have an App Service here (currentdotnetversion) that shows the output of the current (when I wrote this article) .NET version using C# code.  Here is a partial code snippet: I took the code from here and I got the Microsoft.Win32 assembly via a NuGet package, see Figure 1. Figure 1, where to get the…


Xamarin Update Days Praha, 20-21. 2. 2018

Již od zítřka probíhá konference Update Days: Xamarin, Praha 2018. Uvidíte zde celkem 12 přednášek, které vás kompletně provedou světem vývoje mobilních aplikací v .NETu. Budete se moci ptát odborníků, kteří mají dlouhodobé praktické zkušenosti s tvorbou, laděním a nasazováním mobilních aplikací.  O konferenci Xamarin Update Days Praha Od chvíle, kdy Microsoft koupil Xamarin a zpřístupnil…


How to delete your Azure App Service deployment credential

I wrote this article “Resetting FTP password, using Publish Profile credentials, Azure App Service” here which may be of interest to you as well.  In this article, if your goal is to deleted the deployment credential, then you landed on the right page.  If you access the Deployment credentials blade shown in Figure 1 you…


How to check the version of .NET Core on an Azure App Service

If you would like to check the version of .NET core installed on the Azure App Service platform you can execute the following command from KUDU/SCM, which i discuss further here.  Also show in Figure 1. Figure 1, how to check .NET Core version, which .NET Core version is running on Azure App Service You…


Understanding the differences between “Power BI Desktop” and “Power BI Desktop Optimized for Power BI Report Server”

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been spending a lot of time discussing Power BI Report Server with my customers and colleagues. One of the most common questions I’m asked is: What are the differences between “Power BI Desktop” and “Power BI Desktop optimized for Power BI Report Server”?     In this blog post,…


22-23 апреля в Петербурге пройдёт .NET-конференция DotNext 2018 Piter

22-23 апреля в Петербурге пройдёт .NET-конференция DotNext 2018 Piter. Будет 2 дня и более 600 участников. Главные темы конференции: – настоящее и будущее платформы .NET; – оптимизация производительности; – внутреннее устройство платформ; – паттерны и антипаттерны проектирования; – нетривиальные задачи и их решения на .NET. Ведущие спикеры: – Андрей Александреску – автор книг «Modern C++…


Windows Service hosting ASP.NET Core Web API

Visual Studio 2017 project to demo how to host a Web API or WebSockets server locally as a Windows Service. Possible uses: – Replace ActiveX dependencies blocking the migration to modern browsers. – Use as REST wrapper for legacy 32- or 64-bit DLLs. – Access local system information such as registry keys or software versions…


21 февраля вебинар. Шахматный клиент-сервер на C#

Добрый день, друзья! 21 февраля 2018 года состоится первый вебинар ITVDN по проекту «Шахматный клиент-сервер на C#» от партнера Microsoft. В проекте используются такие технологии: C#, ASP.NET, MS-SQL, EF, Unity. В результате мы создадим сервер, через который клиенты смогут играть друг с другом в шахматы со смартфона. Весь проект состоит из 4 частей: Алгоритм. Программирование…


Azure Update January 2018

Jan 31 General availability: Virtual Network Service Endpoints and Firewalls for Azure Storage Jan 30 .NET Core 2.0 support for App Service on Linux Jan 29 General availability: Azure Network Watcher in Microsoft Azure Germany Jan 29 General availability: Azure Network Watcher in Microsoft Azure Government Jan 29 Azure DevTest Labs: Set expiration date for…


What’s new in Universal Resource Scheduling for Dynamics 365 February 2018 Update

Applies to Universal Resource Scheduling solution (version 2.4.0.47), Field Service application (version 7.4.0.74), Project Service Automation application (version 2.4.0.46) On Dynamics 365 version 9.0.x)   Continuing our theme for our update releases, Universal Resource Scheduling February Update focuses on our customers, with improvements in user experience, feature discoverability, stability, and highly requested scenarios. For a…