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When developers are tasked to deal with document file formats it might be challenging to do the right thing if you don’t have a good experience with a particular format, and need to crack it open and understand all the details.
For Java developers and Microsoft Office file formats there’s a…
The Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7 was released today. Now when you get your hands on a Windows
7 Multi-touch enabled device, you are guaranteed to have some touch optimized applications and games to use.
Senior SDE Shawn Farkas digs into the new security model in CLR 4. Gone are the days of head scratching complexity when it comes to reasoning about security in the managed world. The main goal for CLR 4 security was simplicity, in design and implementation
for consumers (developers) of both…
During our 1st
Acceleration lab in
Atlanta MTC, I got an opportunity to sit down with
Daryn Terlesky from Celenia Software to discuss their CRM/ERP connector, which recently achieved “Certified for Microsoft Dynamics”. This connector,
formally known as
Celenia CRM Connector…
Ward Bell demonstrates how to
disable image-based buttons in LOB apps with a Grayscale Pixel Shader in WPF. Not only does this save you from twice the image assets to maintain, but its also very simple to do. And you feel cool, because you're using Pixel Shaders.
In this episode of Community Talk, Danilo Diaz interviews Steve Andrews. Steve is a TFS MVP and INETA board member. Steve is what you might call a community fanatic. His New Year's resolution was to speak at 52 events in 2009. Dani talks to Steve about about
his passion for community and some of…
Kirupa has written
a tutorial that provides a basic overview of how to write a simple application that supports dropping of files into it. The tutorial is based on Blend 3 and the source
code is included.
Principal Architect Raja Krishnaswamy, Program Manager Jesse Kaplan and team have created a new way to streamline and simplfiy PIA-based COM Interop: rather than including an entire PIA (Primary Interop Assembly) in your application to utilize the functionality
of a few of its member classes, with…
Now that .NET 4 and VS 2010 are out, at least in Beta, I thought it would be a good time to show off some of the new features that are applicable to Office development. In this first screencast I will cover something new to C# specifically, optional paramters,
as well as Lambda expressions. …
Did you see the news? Yesterday, Microsoft announced that there will be a new Zune released later this year: the Zune HD. Besides the “HD” component, which will deliver HD Radio and HD video, the new Zune will also feature an OLED screen with multitouch capabilities. If you’re unfamiliar with HD…