This blog has moved… notice #2…

For various reasons, the biggest being my desire to play around with .Text, I’ve moved my blog to my own server at http://blogs.duncanmackenzie.net/duncanma following the 3 leaf model when they moved, I thought I should post this notice a couple of times…

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This blog has moved…

For various reasons, the biggest being my desire to play around with .Text, I’ve moved my blog to my own server at http://blogs.duncanmackenzie.net The first post over there shows the app that I wrote last night and then used to copy all of my posts and categories over from this blog to the new location……

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Wes Haggard discusses the new iterators in C# 2.0

Recusive GetFiles for DirectoryInfo via a C# Iterator I have been working on a project using C# Express and so I have been playing around with some of the new C# 2.0 features. In my project I had a need to get all the files of a particular type in a given directory including all…

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The email I get…

Every day I get from 1 to 10 emails asking me various VB questions… some I answer by pointing to a link, some by providing code, and sometimes I just point people to the newsgroups or forums that exist for this type of question… but this time I thought I’d just post the question and…

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C# 2005 and C# Express Content Up…

Just up… Investigating Code Snippet Technology Andrew W. Troelsen Intertech Training Summary: This article explorers the use of Visual Studio 2005 and Visual C# 2005 Express Edition code snippet technologies. Once the reader understands the XML syntax used to represent code snippets, this article examines the process of building and registering custom code expansions with…

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Another article preview up… this one is a content rotator for ASP.NET

As I discussed in an earlier post, I wanted to know if people found preview articles useful… and at least a few people said they did, so here is another one…. Rotating Is Fun Summary: Duncan Mackenzie describes the creation of a simple ‘content rotator’ in ASP.NET Feedback, via the blog or the feedback link…

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vbCity has blogs!?!? Excellent…

Serge Baranovsky, the man behind vbCity, just mentioned to me that they have started hosting blogs… just their staff at the moment, but they have plans to grow… Since vbCity is already one of the best sites for VB developers, this is good news! http://blogs.vbcity.com/

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Removing Word’s Formatting from text before pasting into .Text or other apps…

The age-old question of ‘how do I avoid putting funky Office HTML into my blog postings’ came up on an internal email list today, and one of the answers was a pointer to http://stevemiller.net/PureText/, which I had never heard of… but it looks cool! “Have you ever copied some text from a web page, a…

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I’m thinking about installing .Text into my own web-site…

And maybe the Forums code too… Nothing against www.asp.net, but I’m just thinking it might be interesting to host my own blog… moving seems disruptive though, leaving a large number of my posts here, new ones there…. what do you folks think? Have you thought about hosting your own blog… are you already doing it…

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