Azure Web Sites update

Wow… I really do love Azure Web Sites.  The integration with the new version of visual studio and the ability to do continuous delivery… awesome! I know this has been possible for a while, but you got to hand it to the Azure and VS teams. When they get the scenario nailed it is really great….

Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 are released!

The release formerly known as Orcas has shipped. This is a great release and builds on the foundation of the .NET Framework 2.0.  This release also includes the .NET Framework 2.0 and 3.0 SP1 bits.  Aaron Stebner has a great post with the download links for Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 and some details. Aaron’s…

Getting Help with Visual Studio

Most developers have heard that Visual Studio and the .NET Framework released Beta2 of Orcas at the end of July.  However, I have seen a few questions on how to get help or report issues. “Help! I can’t figure out this bug or VS won’t install!”  First, the MSDN or ASP.NET forums are a good place to…


Visual Studio Beta 2 — Get VSTS Easier and Faster at Home

The new (and final) Beta of Visual Studio and the .NET Framework has been released. These are 2008 and 3.5 for folks that keep track of version numbers.  Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 and the .NET Framework Beta 2   A cool part about the beta for developers is that you can use the Visual Studio…