Adding items to the task list

Many times I like to make a note of things that I need to do later or things I haven’t completed yet inline with my code. Using Visual Studio 2005 you have the ability to change or add items that show up in the comments section of the task list. This makes it easier to go…

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Seattle and Snow

Cold and snow in Seattle? What is up with that? The view of my dashboard with the current time and temperature The view from car window of the white stuff on the side of the road Well it was only 29 degrees and at most only an inch of snow. Definitely not that bad

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How To: Hosting a WCF Service in IIS

How To: Hosting a WCF Service in IIS In this article we looked at the basics of Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and how it can be used to host a service within a Windows Form. In reality, many applications today already take advantage of IIS to host HTTP based services like ASMX Web Services. As…

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How To: Building a WCF Service and consumer

How To: Building a WCF Service and consumer Do you see service everywhere? Alright I admit that may not be an original. However, with Windows Communication Foundation and the .NET Framework 3.0 you can.WCF is the unified programming model for building service oriented applications. It is designed to simplify the creation of connected applications through…

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How To: Building a WCF Service and consumer (Article)

How To: Building a WCF Service and consumer Do you see service everywhere? Alright I admit that may not be an original. However, with Windows Communication Foundation and the .NET Framework 3.0 you can.WCF is the unified programming model for building service oriented applications. It is designed to simplify the creation of connected applications through…

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Auto Preview with Word 2007

A very cool feature that I ran across was the ability to auto preview with Word. Many times while I am working on a document I find that I want to change things like the font. The problem is that I don’t know what the output will look like in my document or how it…

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Beantown .NET User Group

The Beantown.NET User Group (INETA) is meeting again on Thursday, 12/7/2006. http://www.beantowndotnet.org   This month Eric Tobia is presenting “Using ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX Extensions”.   As always, our meeting is open to everyone so bring your friends andco-workers.  If you want free pizza, send an RSVP using the contact format http://blog.benday.com/contact.aspx by 1pm on 12/7. …

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Zooming with Word 2007

Ever read a Word document and want to either zoom in or out on a particular area or see the whole document at once? Another cool Word feature I ran across was the zoom. There are two ways to get to the zoom feature In the bottom right hand corner of the screen Or from…

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Combined Out of Office

With Outlook 2003 I always had to remember to turn on two out of office indicators. One was the internal and the other was the external out of office tools. With Outlook 2007 these have finally been combined very nicely into a single interface found in Tools – Out Of Office Assistant Not only can…

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Just Released: Web Service Software Factory

The Web Service Software Factory (also known as the Service Factory) is an integrated collection of tools, patterns, source code and prescriptive guidance. It is designed to help you quickly and consistently construct Web services that adhere to well known architecture and design patterns. If you are an architect or developer responsible for building service-based…

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