Billy Hollis on Making a good UI with Windows Presentation Foundation

I was chatting with Billy Hollis about how we often use new technology to do the same old thing and how I was seeing lots of folks doing this with WPF and Silverlight. He mentioned that he had done a video in UI Design with WPF. Check it out, its great for WPF and SIlverlight…


New Security Video Series Launched

Please checkout the first videos in my new Web Developer’s Security Video Series. I’m hoping to do 100 Videos this year ! PLEASE SEND YOUR REQUESTS !!!


Why would you want to write your own WYSIWYG editor?

I recently had an email exchange with someone asking me about how to approach writing their own WYSIWYG editor control for web applications. Perhaps an interesting academic exorcize, or maybe he has some very specific application  but it got me thinking about how many implementations there are out there already ! While searching I found…


Scriptloader at SourceForge

OK you AJAX Masters ! Check out ScriptLoader ScriptLoader is a framework to manage your and third-part javascript libraries. It will make you easier to call any script library(your or third-part) without injecting any dirty code.for that,you just configure some info in a configuration file.


AJAX-style file uploader with progress indicator and uploaded files list.

This spring I did a series of 4 videos on File Uploading in ASP.NET. Here is the series ….. How Do I: Simple File Uploads in ASP.NET 17 minutes, 17 seconds How Do I: Multiple File Uploads in ASP.NET Version 2 16 minutes, 9 seconds How Do I: Multiple File Uploads in ASP.NET Version 1…


TechEd 2008 – My presentations, come say hello !

WUX315 – PHP on Windows: Not an Oxymoron! Session Day/Time: 6/6/2008 10:15AM-11:30AM Room: S230 A Is it a well kept secret? From Microsoft Internet Information Services, to AJAX, to Microsoft .NET, Windows is a viable platform for your existing PHP based applications. In this session, see how to configure PHP on Windows for performance and…


Book: ASP.NET 3.5 AJAX Pocket Guide

ASP.NET 3.5 AJAX Pocket Guide by Matthew Ellis Read more about this book… Ok readers. Check out this little nugget. Matthew Ellis and Magma Interactive just released the ASP.NET 3.5 AJAX Pocket Guide. It contains concise chapters packed with useful info for the ASP.NET AJAX Developer including a Client Side Reference, a Server Side Reference,…


Free Visual Studio Plug-in to Format your Mark-Up !!

Daniel Crenna shared my frustration that Visual Studio drag-n-drop doesn’t always leave our markup nicely formatted. So, he wrote a plug-in to do it for us. Click [ HERE ] to get it for Visual Studio 2008 or 2005 He also offers up the source code so if you want to add some custom formatting…


.NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit

🙂 If this looks familiar, it’s because a prematurely posted about this last week. (And I wasn’t supposed to.) Well, NOW I can tell you WHERE to get it ! Here is the announcement ………. The Visual Studio & .NET Framework evangelism team released a revision of the .NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit, updated to…


Announcing: Visual Studio extensions for SharePoint – Developer User Guide

Microsoft is pleased to announce the release of the User Guide, Samples and Walkthroughs for the Visual Studio 2005 extensions for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, v1.1. The Visual Studio 2005 extensions for SharePoint were released back in Feb 2008 and an update for Visual Studio 2008 is planned for release in June 2008. The user…