How to insert binary data (like images/documents) into a SQL Server database with SQL Server Management Studio?

If you quickly want to insert some binary data (like images, word documents, pdfs) into a database writing a front-end application for this talk might be a bit of an overkill… Fortunately, this is a pretty straight-forward talk in SQL Server Management Studio 🙂 The following example updates the Categories table of the good ol’…

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How to extract string resources from .NET assemblies?

It’s the fun time of the product cycle where we are – with the exception of a couple of DCRs* – feature complete and preparing to hand over our strings to the Loc team. To make sure that the strings don’t contain literal or grammatical errors the PMs review them together with our technical writers…


WCF RIA Services v1.0 released to web

Yes, we are done with v1.0 !! An hour ago we released WCF RIA Services V1 to the web. Both the WCF RIA Services Toolkit and WCF RIA Services V1.0 for Silverlight 4 and Visual Studio 2010 are live on the Microsoft Download site 🙂 The official product information is available on http://silverlight.net/riaservices as well…