Heroes Happen Here Launch in Second Life on April 26th!!!!

  Just a reminder that we have a launch event coming up!  We want to get as many people as we can for this one!  Go here for more info:   http://blogs.msdn.com/zainnab/archive/2008/04/13/heroes-happen-here-launch-in-second-life-april-26th-2008.aspx


Visual Studio 2008 "Command Prompt Here"

I searched around but couldn’t find one for VS2008 so I took Scott Hanselman’s for VS2005 and made a couple of changes.  Seems to work okay.  Lemme know your thoughts.  Just install the .inf file.   [update:  .zip now includes versions for 32 and 64 bit OS] VSNet2008CmdHere for 32 and 64bit.zip


Automatic Brace Matching (Highlight)

Yeah this one came up the other day and I thought it was cool to mention.  You can get freaky with colors when you do brace matching so you REALLY know it is matching.  One suggestion is making the color bright red for brace matching.   To change your matching experience today go to:  http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/be94e8aw.aspx…


Windows Communication Foundation Tools in Visual Studio 2008

Yes, webcast goodness continues!    The zip file attached has the resources (deck, etc…) and here is a link to the webcast: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032370639&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US   The correct solution for the last demo will be published to this location after April 30th:  http://blogs.msdn.com/zainnab/archive/2008/04/30/creating-configuring-and-consuming-a-wcf-service-in-iis-7.aspx   WCF Tools in VS2008.zip


C++ Gets Some Love

Good news from the C++ Team!!   ================== The final release of the Visual C++ 2008 Feature Pack is now available for download.  This release provides several exciting features for C++ developers, such as a major update to MFC and an implementation of TR1.  These features are fully covered under Microsoft’s standard support policies.  The…


2007 Office System Interoperability with Visual Studio 2008

Resources for my webcast:  2007 Office System Interoperability with Visual Studio 2008    Includes slides, demo scripts, and completed projects. Notable exceptions:  no demo script for Word Content Controls (use link for Daniel Moth’s blog) and no completed project for the SharePoint Workflow.   One other note:  I saved this one as an Office 2007…