Scott Guthrie has a
few articles on installing Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1. He has one on
installing/uninstalling on Vista. Scott also has a tip on
running a root site with the Local Web Server using VS 2005 SP1.
Stephen Walther created a coding example to show how to do
friendlier ASP.Net errors. If you've done ASP.net development, you've run into the evil red and beige error screen. They are suprisingly easier to create than one would think too. Stephen includes how to display…
The warranty voiding folks over at
create a c# example for their Make Controller. What is the
Make Controller? Well, the Make Controller is an application board has application specific hardware (motor control, networking (Ethernet / USB / CAN / Serial / SPI), and circuit…
Daron Yöndem over at Code Project posted an application that
creates a thumbnail image of a website in Visual Basic. Daron e xposes the WebBrowser object in the System.Windows.Forms class then calls the DrawToBitmap method to create the image.
If you would like it in C#, you…
Benjamin Nitschke released
Rocket Commander for XNA with full source code. The game requires Direct X Dec2006 along with the XNA Framework. On an xbox 360, it runs about 60 frames per second with full screen antialiasing. Benjamin goes on to explain the pro's and con's of…
Need a way to tell your friends that you're snowboarding this weekend and they should hit the slopes with
you? Don't worry, Paul-Valentin Borza has created an
event agent with Windows Live Messenger and Sharepoint.
With some API digging, clever ways of overriding security, and some XML,…
Brian Peek has done something rather awesome, he built an
easy-to-use managed API for the wiimote.
He provides the full source along with a sample application on how to use the API.
Well, what does the API actually support? The classic controller, the state of the IR and acceleration,…
Stephen Walters from SuperExpert has created an
example website on using the Windows Live SDK.
While a quick demo on how to use it, it shows how quickly and easily one can embed a search engine into their own site.
One big thing to remember about non-asynchronous webservice calls is your page's…
Ok, you're new to programming? Don't fully understand Object-Oriented programming?
Don't worry, Microsoft just launched the
Beginner Developer Learning Center. They have 2 different tracks, web and windows development. Each track has 3 tiers. Tier 1 provides a foundation…