Visual Studio 2017 having a reshaped start page. Be it with getting started documents, picking up your recent projects, or evening creating a new project. This has everything to get you started. Creating the new project has an altogether a new section to start up a new project. When you select the “Create new project…” option, you will… Read More »
Zipping and Unzipping in a Client Application or a Website is very common requirement. Until the latest .NET version, there is no API that fully supports these things. We would have relied on J# specific JAVA APIs or there are superior 3rd party APIs available which could have done the trick. .NET 4.5 gives an edge on handling… Read More »
Regular expressions are common forms of parsing a document and get meaning. It has been very popular and most of the people do use it regularly to solve their complex problems. Being a developer, I use them very often. But there is a catch on using a regular expression. Regular expression gives you a chance to create a… Read More »
Run to cursor is a great and an hidden features of Visual Studio. This can really boost up your productivity of work while debugging any application in Visual Studio. You can really avoid the step by step debugging and directly stop the debugger where you are targeting it to stop. “Run to Cursor” is just like another breakpoint,… Read More »
Well, after looking at the feature in Visual Studio 2013 well introduced by my buddy Abhijit, I was thinking to do the similar thing from application as well. I thought if I could build a tool how could I mimic the same behavior to send refresh signal to an opened process from my application. It seem to me… Read More »
Do you know that .NET GC now equipped with yet another option to Compact Large Object Heap. This has been a long problem for people where LOH can produce fragmentation in memory or when Free space table cannot handle allocation requests. LOH is the Large object Heap allocated generally for large objects which are above 85,000 bytes long.… Read More »
Visual Studio 2013 Preview IDE helps us to view the code definition with in the same code window without navigating to other files. This feature is known as “Peek Definition”. “Peek Definition” improves the overall developer productivity and getting things in a smart manner. The fundamental of this features is very similar to how the traditional "Go To… Read More »
Once stuck on a requirement where I needed to write a code which is flexible and generic enough to sort any type of collection and also the property based on which it has to be sorted will be dynamic. After trying many options I discovered myself how easy it is to hit this requirement using Lamda Expression.