Managing multiple changelists/check-ins in Source depot with help from Excel

I’ve been working on some changes which involve both the additon of new projects as well as changes to some of the base layer projects in the depot. When it came to check-in time I discovered that the check-in automation and testing ran things in an order which required splitting my check-in into at least…


Windows Phone 7: Dynamically adding an Rss feed per panorama page

My first WP7 app was a little Rss reader for one of my favourite news sites. It’s quite easy to learn how to consume Rss feeds in a WP7 app. A quick search will throw up numerous samples including those on msdn (https://dev.windowsphone.com/en-us/home). So I got as far as consuming feeds and displaying the titles, associated…


Updating an entity’s related entity set

The problem: I had an issue with entity updates from a CRM solution. I have a plug-in with a step registered on the Update event, fired by a jscript call to Save(). This allows me to trigger the plug-in manually with my own button. The feature requirement is to update not the current record, but…