How to create a FOR loop in BizTalk mapper

In order to achieve this, we will be using the Iteration functoid.  The Iteration functoid outputs the index of the current record in a looping structure. The XSLT generated by the BizTalk mapper, processes elements with possible multiple instances using a loop. In other words, an order book with unbounded number of orders would usually…


How to use gacutil in Vista

Well as you probably know by now Vista’s clever UAC ensures that gacutil is not run with Administrator privileges and usually for installing and uninstalling assemblies into the gac you’ll need admin rights. A simple solution is to right-click on a Command Prompt icon and select Run as Administrator. You can now use gacutil.exe to…


WCF Tools

WCF provides a number of tools that make it easier to create, deploy, and administer WCF applications. Tool Name Description COM+ Service Model Configuration Tool (ComSvcConfig.exe) This is a utility used to configure service model integration for COM+ applications. Using this tool you can expose an interface within your COM+ component as a WCF web…


SQL Service Broker: The Impatient Way!

For those of you who are interested in creating your first SQL Server 2005 Service Broker conversation but are impatient as I am, just grab the code below and give it a try: — Enable service brokeralter database [YOUR_DB_NAME] set enable_broker — Create a message type. You can also specify —  An XML schema to…