Tag Archives: Tips and Tricks



Raising Server side event from JavaScript in ASP.NET (Tweaking the existing bits)

Well, knowing internal structure of an ASP.NET event system can always be an element of fun and interests. Recently I came across to a requirement to generate a server side event on a page directly from Javascript. There are a couple of approaches available with the existing models (like ICallbackEventHandler etc) but these will put […]

Using Session with in HTTPHandler

In this tip I am going to discuss how you can use Session with in your custom HTTPHandler.  By default if you try to read or write anything related with Session, you will get an NullReferenceException. If you want to plug Session with in your HttpHandler you have to implement the  marker Interface (Interfaces with […]

Important counter sets for monitoring ASP.NET performance using Perfmon Tool

For Any ASP.NET application, monitoring performance is an important job. Performance Monitor tool having some nice features that helps us to monitor ASP.NET Application performance in a better way.In this Tips I  discuss four important counter sets that are very useful in monitoring ASP.NET performance.

How to use Application Bar in Windows Phone 7 Application ?

If you are working with Windows Phone 7, the first thing that you should have noticed is the very own Application bar. Application Bar is present in most of the applications that you use in your Windows Phone 7. This is basically a standard Toolbar with a menu associated with it which allows you to […]

Fix/Resolution: Unable to install Windows Server AppFabric through Microsoft Web Platform Installer

This tips talked about resolution of one very common problem that many developer might encounter during Windows server App Fabric Installation. While trying to install Windows Server AppFabric thorough Microsoft Web Platform Installer encountered the installation failed as displayed below .

How to Debug XAML Data Bindings in Silverlight 5 Beta ?

Recently launched Silverlight 5 beta having nice features of XAML binding debugging. To Start with this, as a  prerequisites makes sure  you have  latest version Silverlight Toolkit SDK with  Visual Studio 2010 SP1 installed. Once you are done with the setup, first create a simple Silverlight 5 Application with which has some XAL Data Binding. […]

How to setup automatic Word Wrap in the Visual Studio Editor ?

In Visual Studio Code editor you can set the  Word wrap option which will automatically adjust long line of code in multiple lines based on the editor view area. This simple settings can be done from Visual Studio Tools > Options area. When this option is selected, based on the current editor width, if the […]

How to Wrapping Code Block and Statements in Visual Studio ?

In this tips I am going to describe how you can automatically wrap up code blocks or code statement in Visual Studio. We can use Document formatting to format the whole contents, but that doesn’t wrap single line code block like Properties or not even single line multiple declaration statement.  Let’s consider an example, you […]