Mid-Atlantic User Groups

Here’s a map of the developer and SQL user groups in Mid-Atlantic. Not seeing your group? Contact me, and I’ll be happy to add it.


Music Stuff

On the off chance that some folks might be interested, I’m compiling a set of videos of various musical stuff I’ve done, from my old band, 3 Square, to various jam sessions that have been caught on video. All videos are encoded using Microsoft Expression Encoder, and are hosted via Silverlight Streaming.   Here are…

Troubleshooting/Workaround for SideShow on Momento

One issue I ran into with my Momento digital picture frame was that I was initially unable to get the Windows SideShow driver for the Momento to install successfully. While I believe this issue is likely to only affect a limited audience, if you run into the issue, it might be worth trying the troubleshooting…

Reston Amenities

Whether you’re attending our upcoming Mid-Atlantic Code Camp on May 7th, 2005, or coming for another event, here’s a list of area hotels, restaurants, shops, etc. near Microsoft’s Reston, VA office: Hotels Located at Reston Town Center – 5- 10 minute walk from the conference center. . . Hyatt Regency 1800 President Street Reston, VA…



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Code Camp Info

The first Mid-Atlantic Code Camp will be held on May 7th from 9am to 9pm at the Reston Microsoft Technology Center. Registration is open, and you can register here. The Code Camp will feature 12 hours of community-driven, deeply technical content in 5 tracks. Space is limited, so register soon. Want to know the philosophy…


Book Resources

If you’re looking for resources for one of my books, you’re in the right place. For assistance with, or questions about, my MS Press books that are not addressed in this article, you can feel free to contact me via the Contact link on this page. You can also email MS Press support at mspinput@microsoft.com….

Andrew Photos

Need a headshot for your user group site, or other purposes? Use the links below to download the size and format you prefer: Large size, high-quality (TIF Format) Large size, medium-quality (JPG Format) Medium size, medium-quality (JPG Format) Small size (JPG format) Large size, medium-quality (JPG Format)  Large size (GIF Format)  Small size, medium-quality (JPG Format)  Medium size,…

Andrew’s Bio

G. Andrew Duthie, aka devhammer, is the Developer Evangelist for Microsoft’s Mid-Atlantic States district, where he provides support and education for developers working with the .net development platform. In addition to his work with Microsoft, Andrew is the author of several books on ASP.NET and web development, and has spoken at numerous industry conferences from VSLive!…


Security Resources

Tools Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA)http://www.microsoft.com/mbsaUse this tool to identify common security misconfigurations and missing security updates. MBSA runs on the Windows Server™ 2003, Windows® 2000, and Windows XP operating systems and will scan for vulnerabilities in multiple products and technologies, including Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) and SQL Server™. Software Update Services (SUS) / Windows…