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VB.NET Oct 2006

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Current Entries

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12 Oct 2006yshrestha
Creating data rich maps is a challenge. Making them easy to manipulate further complicates this task. Learn how to overcome both of these challenges using Dundas Map's AJAX-driven zooming, panning, and navigation functionalities, and how to add further interactivity to your Dundas Map applications.
2 Oct 2006Redgate Software
This article describes how you can use ANTS Profiler to eliminate performance hotspots and memory leaks from your .NET applications.
10 Oct 2006Whole Tomato Software
A review of the code refactoring tools in Visual Assist X - by John Krajewski, Senior AI Programmer, Pandemic Studios.
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8 Oct 2019Taner Riffat
Multithreading is something we will all have to deal with sooner or later. This relatively simple application shows you how to use two threads to copy files. It is also a very handy Windows backup utility with a mirror feature, a batch mode feature, a log file feature and a help button!
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21 Oct 2006CodeChimp
Using Custom Attributes and Reflection techniques in VB.NET to read query string parameters.
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29 Oct 2006Sadish Kumar.V
Command line arguments issue when we migrate a VB 6.0 application to VB.NET using the VB.NET upgrade wizard
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7 Oct 2006Elagizy
how to access a control from another thread which didn't create this control.
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11 Mar 2007Veera V Satya N Kanithi
How to Create a Nested DataGrid in ASP.NET Using C#
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20 Oct 2006Igor Ladnik
A sample of collaboration between MSRS service and WinForm application by means of WCF services.
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4 Oct 2006salysle
The article addresses two topics: sending an email message to a standard email account, and sending an SMS message to a cell phone or pager.
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16 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes a quick and easy way to implement localization through the use of resource strings within an ASP.NET 2.0 application (Visual Basic 2005).
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26 Oct 2006Domenic
A console application that runs SyncToy quietly by avoiding the user interface.
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5 Oct 2006mark.stratman
How to gain access to the DataGridViewComboBoxEditingControl’s properties, methods, and events.
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26 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes an easy approach to building a simple image mapping utility that may be used to mark and store points as pixel based coordinates from an image file or directly from a web page.
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18 Oct 2006stewartamackenzie
Save bandwidth by searching the current page, and only returning to the server when the string is not found.
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26 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes an easy approach to converting a DataGridView control into a Bitmap.
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30 May 2008Thiagarajan Rajendran
This article shows how we can merge multiple columns into a single column in a GridView using ASP.NET 2.0.
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16 Oct 2006azharkhan
This article provides the steps to solve the "Unrecognized Tag" problem for an Atlas control.
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29 Oct 2006Yildirim Kocdag
How different types of dome cameras should be placed for an optimum solution.
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11 Oct 2006jjanofs
Simple RDP and VNC connection manager built on .NET 2.0.
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26 Oct 2006MartinSon
An article on how to skin a scrollbar in a textbox or listbox with VB.NET.
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30 Oct 2006Scott Dorman
Explains the new SafeHandle class and Constrained Execution Regions, and shows how to use them.
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24 Oct 2006Brian Rush
An article on exposing the iTunes Library via XML, ASP.NET, and AJAX.
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3 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes a project used to build a simple piano keyboard that plays some not too terrific sounding notes, courtesy of the Kernel32.dll’s Beep function.
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2 Oct 2006DrJaymz
Turn monitors on and off from a .NET Console Application.
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16 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes a quick and easy way to display message boxes within an ASP.NET 2.0 project.
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11 Oct 2006salysle
The article addresses the construction of a simple utility application useful for selecting an RGB or web color.
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4 Oct 2006salysle
This project describes an approach for constructing a hardware emulation of a segmented seven element LED display.
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28 Nov 2006Michael_Davies
Exploring the iTunes interface using VB.
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3 Oct 2006salysle
This article describes an easy approach to building two controls used to monitor the status of an internet connection and provide the user with some indication of that status.
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3 Oct 2006Polymorpher
How to get the TCP/IP address of a TCPClient using VB.NET and Reflection.
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6 Oct 2006Andrew Timberlake-Newell
Basic VB.NET example for generating a hash value and using SQLClient to store to a binary column in SQL Server.
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5 Oct 2006Rajneesh Noonia
This tool is used to retrieve the forgotten SQL Server Password and passwords of registered servers.
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11 Oct 2006Domenic
Attempts to solve the problem of creating userid's with SSN's
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8 Oct 2006Ather Murtuzapurwala
Object-Oriented Concepts for all kinds of beginners
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16 Oct 2006jebarson
An article which describes creating an XML file based on a schema.
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9 Oct 2006Ajey Dudhe
This utility can be used to compare two MS Access databases for changes in the data. You have the option of generating the SQL scripts and\or a summary XML
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4 Oct 2006Terence Wallace
A membership tracking application using Atlas and a customized MembershipProvider.
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8 Oct 2006GaryWoodfine
Analysis of the MSIL generated by the .NET compiler for 4 Languages in VS 2005
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11 Oct 2006G. Kiran
A recursive procedure to check if an XML node is a child node of another XML node in an XML DOM tree.
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23 Oct 2007PuneWala
This is useful when you need to find node paths for exact matching innertext of nodes.
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30 Mar 2007GaryWoodfine
Analysis of the CIL generated by the .net compiler for 4 Languages in VS 2005
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12 Oct 2006Master DJon
How to synchronize threads within a method or multiple methods in an object.

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United Kingdom United Kingdom
A general purpose analyst programmer working in a small development team for a company in the city.

VB has always been my passion and I code both Win forms and web based systems for both work and fun.
Web Developer
United States United States
I've been writing software applications since the early 90's from ASP and VB5 to C# and ASP.NET. I am currently working on law enforcement and criminal justice applications delivered over the web. I've always been astounded by the fact that the only 2 industries that refer to customers as "users" are narcotics and software development. Wink | ;-)
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Egyptian freelance programmer and the founder of InfraDrive, Inc.

Check:
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http://www.tufoxy.com
Web Developer
India India
I have been working as Application Engineer for 2+ years in ASP.NET
Web Developer Three Nine Consulting
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Gary Woodfine is a freelance software developer based in Swindon, Wiltshire, UK. Experienced in Financial Services, Security and Utilities covering all areas of software development including Solution Architecture, software design and product development. Expertise in full stack software development.
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I work for Microsoft on MS technologies for application development. My interests include .net, WCF, Azure, Windows Phone, ASP.net, SL, WCF, WPF and many more.

You can visit my site at http://www.jebarson.info

Follow me on twitter @jebarson007
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Spain Spain
Born in Valencia (Spain). Agricultural engineer, informatics engineer.
Keen on drinking wine & beer and travelling.(original isn't it)
Actually teaching in high-school an wasting a significative part of my life in programming with the .NET.
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Retired
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Software Developer (Senior) www.ruskin.com
United States United States
PC Programmer/Analyst
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United States United States
He is just an ordinary developer and curious about new technologies. Fond of detailed analysis of How Stuff Works! He likes debugging, trouble-shooting and making out the application of difficulties. Finding another ways to achieve the result is his passion!
Software Developer (Senior)
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I am an Techinical Lead working with Seria India Ltd. (Previously Known as Xansa),Noida, India. I have worked with Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 , SQL Server,COM ,WIN32 API. I have been playing with the .NET Framework since it was in beta but have been using it commercially since late 2004.
Red Gate Software Ltd.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Redgate makes ingeniously simple software used by 804,745 IT professionals and counting, and is the leading Microsoft SQL Server tools vendor. Our philosophy is to design highly usable, reliable tools which elegantly solve the problems developers and DBAs face every day, and help them adopt database DevOps. As a result, more than 100,000 companies use products in the Redgate SQL Toolbelt, including 91% of those in the Fortune 100.
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United States United States
I am a Microsoft C# MVP, author, speaker, blogger, and software developer. I also created the WP Requests and WinStore Requests sites for Windows Phone and Windows Sotre apps as well as several open source projects.

I've been involved with computers in one way or another for as long as I can remember, but started professionally in 1993. Although my primary focus right now is commercial software applications, I prefer building infrastructure components, reusable shared libraries and helping companies define, develop and automate process and code standards and guidelines.
Pakistan Pakistan
simply vb dotnet lover
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Nice people only.
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Founder Arkitech EBC Corporation
United States United States
MS, BBA, software developer, consultant, and trainer. Specializing in building data-centric applications designed for business, university, community & faith based organizations. Started developing Excel VBA macros and never looked back. Freelance developer utilizing VB.Net, SQL Server, Microsoft Access, and ASP.Net.
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Whole Tomato Software, Inc. was founded in 1997 with a mission to improve developer productivity. We make progress on our goal by creating simple yet powerful improvements to existing development environments.

Since its founding, the company has improved every Microsoft IDE since Microsoft Visual C++ 5.0. In that early IDE, the company introduced features that form the foundation of what is now called IntelliSense.
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Turkey Turkey
Phd. Yildirim Kocdag is a Computer Engineer.

Programming Languages
Android, Objective-c, c#, vb.net, asp.net, javascript, TSQL.

Computer Science
DataMining, Compilers, Expert Systems, Digital Image Processing, AI and Extreme Programming.

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