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How to Combine Urls in C# ?

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There are times when you want to combine 2 website Urls together say with the subdomain . For example , assume the main Url is and it needs to have the dotnettips/default.html , how do combine both in similar lines to Path.Combine ? How to Combine Urls in C# ? The Uri class contains [...]

ASP.NET MVC – A potentially dangerous Request.Form value was detected from the client

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When trying to accept an HTML tag as input for one of the textbox in my ASP.NET MVC and saving the data , I received the below error . A potentially dangerous Request.Form value was detected from the client How to Solve the error A potentially dangerous Request.Form value was detected from the client in ASP.NET [...]

Install of TFS 2013.3 with SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1

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I have been onsite in Athens for the last month to do a migration from StarTeam to TFS. We did an install of TFS 2013.3 with SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1. This was my first install of TFS 2013.3 from scratch so I thought that it would be a good idea to walk through the process. The post Install of TFS 2013.3 with SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1 appeared first on naked ALM - Experts in ALM, TFS & lean-agile with Scrum.

Get your C++ on with Kate Gregory

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I’ve known of Kate Gregory forever. When C++ was the core of what I did in software development, her advice and books were crucial to my understanding of how the great language worked. So no shocker when I had a chance to get her behind the mic for the Hello World Podcast, I couldn’t pass it up. We talk about her start from punch cards through to C++ 11 and the revolution that the new standards have had on the language. If you’re a current or past fan of C++, you need to listen to this one! The
href="">Hello World Podcast is where I get to talk with some of your favorite authors, developers and speakers about how they got started in software development. You can listen to episode 42 here:  You can subscribe to the podcast here:
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O’Reilly Deal of the Day 30/Sept/2014–Best of September

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Originally posted on:’Reilly are offering 50% off the best-selling in September E-books and Videos at until 05:00 PT 1/October/2014. User Story Mapping “User story mapping is a valuable tool for software development, once you understand why and how to use it. This insightful book examines how this often misunderstood technique can help your team stay focused on users and their needs without getting lost in the enthusiasm for individual product features.” Introducing GitHub “If you’re involved with software projects on GitHub—as a stakeholder, project manager,
designer, tester, or developer—or want to learn how to collaborate on documents, this book is the perfect way to get started.” AngularJS: Up and Running “If want to get started with AngularJS, either as a side project, an additional tool, or for your main work, this practical guide teaches you how to use this meta-framework step-by-step, from the basics to advanced concepts. By the end of the book, you’ll understand how to develop a large, maintainable, and performant application with AngularJS.” ...(Read whole news on source site)

APress Deal of the Day 30/September/2014 - The Handbook of Financial Modeling

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Originally posted on:’s $10 Deal of the Day from APress at is The Handbook of Financial Modeling. “A comprehensive guide to designing, building, and implementing financial models, The Handbook of Financial Modeling provides corporate finance and accounting professionals with the tools they need to precisely and effectively create and utilize effective corporate and financial models.”

#1,169 – Custom Panel, part I

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You can create a class that derives from Panel in order to create a panel control with custom behavior.  You typically override the following two methods in your custom panel: MeasureOverride – You call Measure method on each child element to determine how much space they need, then return the total space needed ArrangeOverride – You call Arrange method […]

The Morning Brew #1705

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Software Introducing Squirrel for Windows – Paul Betts announces the public beta release of Squirrel for Windows, a ‘simplest thing that actually works’ installer for Windows based applications created in any language. Information Confusing errors for a confusing feature, part two – Eric Lippert shares the second part of his latest poser, looking at the […]