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A Different Angle: What is AngularJS?

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This post covers my presentation, AngularJS from a Different Angle, that I presented to the Atlanta JavaScript Meetup group on October 20th, 2014. This was just over a week after the Atlanta Code Camp, when I presented Let’s Build an Angular App! Many of the attendees are local and might have attended both events so I wanted to make something unique. It was then I realized that most Angular articles and presentations I see tend to walk through the Angular API. Did you know Angular has a factory? What about a
service? It does dependency injection, and oh, let me tell you about the data-binding! Although that can be useful, what does it look like when you take a step back and view it from a higher angle? In other words, if I’m in charge of an upcoming project and am putting together my toolbox, how would I look at these frameworks? Even before looking at features I’d probably want to know about real world use cases. How many times have you read a question posted that went something like, “Show me the money!” (Err, I know, it’s not really...(Read whole news on source site)

How to convert a string to enum in C#?

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Below is a sample code snippet demonstrating how to convert a string Eg: “Blue” to Enum value . How to convert a string to enum in C#? using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Data; using System.Linq; using System.Net; using System.Text; using System.Threading.Tasks; namespace GinktageConsoleApp { public enum Colors { Red = 1, Blue = 2, Green [...]...(Read whole news on source site)

Browse for a directory using FolderBrowserDialog in Winforms

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When developing a Windows Application , the developers can use the FolderBrowserDialog control which lets the user to select a directory. Browse for a directory using FolderBrowserDialog in Winforms Below is a sample code snippet demonstrating how to use the FolderBrowserDialog control using C# . string FolderGKPath = ""; FolderBrowserDialog folderBrowserDialog = new FolderBrowserDialog(); if [...]
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Popular C# profilers

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Are you looking for C# profilers ? . In this blog post , we list out some of the popular C# profilers. Popular C# profilers CLR Profiler for .NET Framework 4 The CLR Profiler allows developers to see the allocation profile of their managed applications. The CLR Profiler includes a number of very useful views [...]

Should MVA Jumpstarts cover most/all of an exam?

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On a recent comment on one of my blog posts, a reader wrote the following; Been trough the jumpstart and since my collagues also have been trough them and tried out the exam also. Seems Jumps start is not covering anymore the areas the exam nowadays includes. Seems more and more TFS 2013 related questions are coming in exams. Hearing what was in the exam from collagues (“best” example was around 15 questions of 48 were not covered by current jumps start at all) I am a bit worried if I should go and try anyhow. Is there anything of
this uncovered area available (I have the current (TFSadmin and TFS instal helps available aleready)? […] The post Should MVA Jumpstarts cover most/all of an exam? appeared first on My ALM Blog....(Read whole news on source site)

ALM Forum 2015 conference – Seattle May 18-22, 2015

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The ALM Forum conference is happening again in Seattle in May 2015. This conference is a must-see event for serious ALM practitioners especially those focusing on the Microsoft ALM suite. The event is moving from the Washington State Convention Center to the Bells Harbor Conference Center which is around a 7min drive away. For those people familiar with the Seattle waterfront, the conference center is halfway between the Seattle Aquarium and where the Victoria Clippers depart from. Registration for the ALM Forum has just opened on the event website. Here are some important dates to remember for some great savings
if you act soon. Super Early Bird ($1295) for registrations up until December 1st. Conference […] The post ALM Forum 2015 conference – Seattle May 18-22, 2015 appeared first on My ALM Blog....(Read whole news on source site)

AngularJs and Promises with the $http Service

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When using the $http service with Angular I’ve often wondered why the $http service opts to use a custom Promise instance that has extension methods for .success() and .error(). rather than relying on the more standard .then() function to handle the callbacks. Traditional promises (using the $q Service in Angular) have a .then() function to provide a continuation on success or failure, and .then() receives parameters for a success and failure callback. The various $http.XXXX functions however, typically use the .success() and .error() functions to handle callbacks. Underneath the $http callbacks there is still a $q Promise, but the extension
functions abstract away some of the ugliness that is internal to the $http service. This might explain that when looking at samples of Angular code that use the $http service inside of custom services, I often see code that creates a new wrapper Promise and returns that back to the caller rather than the original $http Promise. The idea is simple enough – you want to create a service that captures the data and stores is and then notify the controller that the data has changed or refreshed. Let’s look at a few different approaches to help us understand...(Read whole news on source site)

K2 Blackpearl: Using Dynamic Escalation Date

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Recently we had a scenario where after the client was notified about an activity, we had to send first notification 1 hr after the initial email was sent out and reminder notifications every 2 hrs. I defined the data varialbles FirstNotification as 1 and ReminderNotification as 2. So we used the Dynamic Escalation setting that […]

TechEd Europe. Barcelona. 28-31 October. We’re there, are you?

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What’s not to like? TechEd, Barcelona, lovely Mediterranean fall weather, intensive interesting sessions, La Rambla, networking with other geeks, Gaudí architecture everywhere… We’re going to be there in force this year: Rachel (she’s the Boss this trip), Amanda, Seth, Don, Oliver, and me, and we’d love to see you! So, do pop by the DevExpress booth when the exhibit hall is open: it’s #50, wherever that is (we’ll find out on Monday when we put it up). Come and talk to us about what’s happening at DevExpress, what’s coming up in 14.2, what
we can do to drive your software development efforts forward. Rachel has insisted that we have a raffle, so we sent her out to go buy a Dell Venue Pro and some rolls of raffle tickets, so be sure to pick one of those up along with some swag when you say hi. Swag? Shhh, keep it quiet or everyone will want some. Seth is going to be presenting a marvelous session on Machine Learning – you should go see this, I learn a lot when I chat with him about this stuff in the office: ...(Read whole news on source site)

And I say to ASHX for SharePoint: make me a folder.

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Sometimes, I do get to do some on-premises farm stuff.  Because deep in my soul, I'm a hardcore dev.  Muahaha. Scenario In InfoPath, we want to be able to: Send people to a folder within a document library, for them to upload attachments.  Each form has its own unique ID, say "1234".  The folder will be /Attachments/1234/ The folder doesn't need to be created when it's not used.  That is, it would be great to create the folder ON DEMAND Finally, InfoPath
is quite dumb.  It only has a hyperlink.   Solution Create a HTTP Handler that takes this URL:  /_layouts/InfoPathHelper/InfoPathHandler.ashx?folder=/attachments/ Create a folder on demand, and then respond via a HTTP Redirect.   Steps   Add a ashx handler to your SharePoint solution.  CKSDev has great template for this. Add code to ProcessRequest
public void ProcessRequest(HttpContext context)
{ ...(Read whole news on source site)