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Microsoft Dynamics 365 & A Developer’s Adventure Spelunking the SDK

By | 2017-11-17T11:30:34+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Categories: .NET, Development, Dynamics 365|Tags: , , , |

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Don't get blinded by the skirmishes between Microsoft and SalesForce.com over the hearts and dollars of salespeople across the world: Microsoft Dynamics 365 offers a tightly integrated, full-featured CRM and ERP platform that goes beyond just customer relationship management.  Visit https://explore.dynamic forces.com/ and take a tour of some of the fantastic capabilities [...]

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Sortable Binding List for Generics

By | 2017-11-17T11:30:35+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Categories: .NET, Development|Tags: , , , |

The Saga of Sortable Binding List for Generics and How the Mother Ship doesn't give you Tomatoes The only Microsoft assembly\namespace where you will find a sortable binding list for generics is in Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Controls Um mm, say what? I remember this when generics were first introduced and wondered why.  I also found a chunk of [...]

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Making Project Server Development Easy

By | 2017-11-17T11:30:35+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Categories: .NET, Development, Project Server Development|Tags: , , |

For at least 9 years I worked on a project called mpFx, which is just marketing-speak for a library that encapsulated the Project Server Interface to ease Project Server development. It started out open source and then shipped with a product later on as an internal asset. You can find plenty of information about it [...]

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Code Snippets from Work and Play Volume II

By | 2017-11-17T11:30:35+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: .NET, Development|Tags: , , |

Welcome to Volume II of Code Snippets from Work and Play. See here for the first installment. Let's start with an improvement over our TryCatchMethod extension method: TryCatchMethod with Func and "Continuation" Method [crayon-5a313fc5cd205326310118/] This overload is a Func with "continuation" Action and a couple other options.  Use it like this: [crayon-5a313fc5cd20e187321280/] Very handy and [...]

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Code Snippets from Work and Play Volume I

By | 2017-11-17T11:30:35+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Categories: .NET, Development|Tags: , , |

I have my career and I have my hobby, which blissfully happen to be the same. I do different software design for work than for play (typically). I like to share, so while you won't see the heavy, important IP from work anywhere in this blog, I will share code where I see fit, so [...]