Friday Five – January 30, 2014

1. How to: Query SharePoint Search with PowerShell  By SharePoint MVP Corey Roth  2. Creating Reports in LightSwitch HTML Client  By Silverlight MVP Michael Washington 3. Highlighting Outliers in your Data with the Tukey Method By Excel MVP Michael Alexander 4. Comparing Columns In Power Query By SQL Server MVP Chris Webb 5. Calling C++ From SQL CLR C# Code…


Friday Five – January 25, 2013

1. Troubleshooting Generic SQL Errors when trying to delete CRM records By Dynamics CRM MVP Shan McArthur  2.  Understanding Font Rules in CSS By ASP.NET MVP Jason Gaylord 3. What does PCI Compliance mean for Windows Azure? By Windows Azure MVP Michael Wood 4. Power Tip: Elevated Command Prompt Here in Windows 8.1 By Silverlight MVP Michael Crump …


Friday Five – September 13, 2013

1.  Dynamics CRM MVP Scott Sewell – @ScottSewell Too Many Emails?  Get On The Case With Microsoft Dynamics CRM   2.  Dynamics CRM MVP Roohi Shaikh Business Rules introduced in CRM 2013 (Orion)   3.  Silverlight MVP Michael Washington – @ADefWebserver Using a Visual JavaScript Code Editor With Visual Studio LightSwitch   4.  Excel MVP Michael…


Friday Five-August 16, 2013

1. An ASP.NET Single Page Application: The Fantasy Football Draft Manager By ASP.NET/IIS MVP Jeff Fritz – @csharpfritz 2. Who’s On First?-Ranking Performance Using Excel By Access MVP Glenn Lloyd 3. Getting started with Gallery Items in Windows Azure Pack (WAP) By System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP Kristian Nese – @KristianNese 4. How…


TechEd Europe 2013 Recap

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Silverlight MVP Tony Champion Well it’s the day after TechEd Europe 2013 and I have just finished up a day of sight seeing in Madrid. Let me just say that it is one beautiful city. Being a Texas boy, we simply don’t have cities with buildings this…


Friday Five-June 28, 2013

1. Incentives for Windows App devs By Silverlight MVP Cigdem Patlak – @crocusgirl 2.  Tom’s Tutorials For Excel: Conditionally Format Five Highest or Lowest Numbers in a List By Excel MVP Tom Urtis – @TomUrtis 3. Flattening A Parent/Child Relationship in Data Explorer By SQL Server MVP Chris Webb – @Technitrain 4. Windows Azure Web…


Friday Five-June 21, 2013

1. DirectAccess on the Microsoft Surface Pro By Forefront MVP Richard Hicks – @richardhicks 2. The Accidental DBA (Day 15 of 30): Statistics Maintenance By SQL Server MVP Kimberly Tripp – @KimberlyLTripp 3. How to Vibrate your WP programmatically? By Silverlight MVP Kunal Chowdhurry – @kunal2383 4. Make a Word document containing pictures from files…


Friday Five–June 14, 2013

1. Simple Validation with MVVM for Windows Store apps By Silverlight MVP Jeremy Likness – @jeremylikness 2. Demystifying Microsoft’s Git Offering By Visual Studio ALM MVP Jeff Bramwell – @jbramwell 3. TechEd 2013: A tale of two Surfaces and a fire sale By System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP John Joyner – @john_joyner 4….


TechEd North America: Another conference, another keynote…

Editor’s note:  The following blog post was written by Silverlight MVP Chris Klug Ok, so I have just been at my first TechEd keynote on the northern hemisphere and probably my 50th keynote all in all…and to be honest, it doesn’t get that much better… And by that, I don’t mean that keynotes don’t get…


Friday Five-June 7, 2013

1. Configuring Power View Connectivity to Multidimensional By SQL Server MVP Teo Lachev– @tlachev 2. Building an HTML5 Web Sockets Server with Node.js By Silverlight MVP Dan Wahlin – @DanWahlin  3. Unit Testing ASP.NET MVC: Part 4, Dependency Injection (Parts 1-3 covered Getting Started, Repositories and Mocks) By Visual C# MVP Craig Bernston – @craigber…