Notes from the ASP.NET Community Standup –December 13, 2016

This is the next in a series of blog posts that will cover the topics discussed in the ASP.NET Community Standup. The community standup is a short video-based discussion with some of the leaders of the ASP.NET development teams covering the accomplishments of the team on the new ASP.NET Core framework over the previous week…. Read more

Announcing Microsoft ASP.NET WebHooks V1 RTM

We are very happy to announce ASP.NET WebHooks V1 RTM making it easy to both send and receive WebHooks with ASP.NET. WebHooks provide a simple pub/sub model for wiring together Web APIs and services with your code. A WebHook can be used to get notified when a file has changed in Dropbox, a code change… Read more

New Updates to Web Tools in Visual Studio 2017 RC

Update 12/15: There was a bug in the Visual Studio 2017 installer that shipped between 12/12 and 12/14, that if you updated a prior RC installation it uninstalled IIS Express, Web Deploy, and LocalDB.  The fix is to manually re-install IIS Express, Web Deploy, and LocalDB.  We shipped an updated installer on 12/15 that fixed… Read more

Notes from the ASP.NET Community Standup – November 29, 2016

This is the next in a series of blog posts that will cover the topics discussed in the ASP.NET Community Standup. The community standup is a short video-based discussion with some of the leaders of the ASP.NET development teams covering the accomplishments of the team on the new ASP.NET Core framework over the previous week…. Read more

Introducing the ASP.Net Async OutputCache Module

OutputCacheModule is ASP.NET’s default handler for storing the generated output of pages, controls, and HTTP responses.  This content can then be reused when appropriate to improve performance. Prior to the .NET Framework 4.6.2, the OutputCache Module did not support async read/write to the storage. Starting with the .NET Framework 4.6.2 release, we introduced a new… Read more

Visual Studio Tools for Azure Functions

Update 3-10-2017: This preview copy of Azure Functions Tools does not work with the newly released Azure SDK 3.0.  If you want to continue using these tools on Visual Studio 2015, you will need to remain on the 2.9.6 SDK.   Additionally, there are no Azure Function Tools currently available for Visual Studio 2017.  We are… Read more

Notes from the ASP.NET Community Standup – November 22, 2016

This is the next in a series of blog posts that will cover the topics discussed in the ASP.NET Community Standup. The community standup is a short video-based discussion with some of the leaders of the ASP.NET development teams covering the accomplishments of the team on the new ASP.NET Core framework over the previous week…. Read more

MVP Hackathon 2016: Cool Projects from Microsoft MVPs

Last week was the annual MVP Summit on Microsoft’s Redmond campus.  We laughed, we cried, we shared stories around the campfire, and we even made s’mores.  Ok, I’m stretching it a bit about the last part, but we had a good time introducing the MVPs to some of the cool technologies you saw at Connect()… Read more

Notes from the ASP.NET Community Standup – November 1, 2016

This is the next in a series of blog posts that will cover the topics discussed in the ASP.NET Community Standup. The community standup is a short video-based discussion with some of the leaders of the ASP.NET development teams covering the accomplishments of the team on the new ASP.NET Core framework over the previous week…. Read more

Client-side debugging of ASP.NET projects in Google Chrome

Updated 2017/1/3 – Setting to control script debugging added. See below. Visual Studio 2017 RC now supports client-side debugging of both JavaScript and TypeScript in Google Chrome. For years, it has been possible to debug both the backend .NET code and the client-side JavaScript code running in Internet Explorer at the same time. Unfortunately, the… Read more