Category Archives: .NET

How to use Application Bar in windows 8

By | November 29, 2011

Application bar is one of the interesting feature for any Metro style applications. Application bar allows you to define standard set of options that your application needs to use at certain context. Metro style applications are generally very clean and does not have any visual portion sharing between toolbars or application options. The app bar is the options… Read More »

Application State, Suspension and Termination of Apps in WinRT

By | November 4, 2011

WinRT application model is completely different than the existing application models. The Metro style applications are meant to work differently with least user intervention on the apps. So the user for the Metro application does not need to close the application ever. The operating system takes care of memory constraint and suspend the application or even terminate the… Read More »

Automate Assembly Build Version

By | October 16, 2011

It is the most common requirement to many of us to show the proper assembly version and build version to our application. Now for every version you can either choose your assembly version yourself, or rather you try to find some alternative that Visual studio automatically increments the value of your Build version and/or assembly Version. In this… Read More »

Sharing single Configuration in Multiple projects

By | October 12, 2011

Recently I have came across to a problem where I need to share the same configuration file in multiple projects under the same solution. Well, I think it is very common scenario where a single Application Configuration File (app.config) or Web Configuration File (web.config) needed to be used to multiple projects on the same solution. Hence I thought… Read More »

Looking at .NET Source code from Visual Studio

By | October 9, 2011

Its been a number of days when I last posted in DailyDotnetTips, but I always find fun in posting something here. Today I will talk about how you can get integration of Source code server with your .NET programs so that you can easily see the Source code of the .NET library while you debug. By source code… Read More »

Inspecting Tier Interaction Profiling (TIP) results in Visual Studio 2010 Profiler

By | October 7, 2011

Tier Interaction Profiling (TIP) is the  Multi-Tier Performance Analysis feature in Visual Studio 2010. In one of my previous tip I have discussed about How to enable Tier Interaction Profiling ( TIP ) in Visual Studio 2010 Profiler ?  . In this tip I am going to discuss  how we can inspect the TIP Results.