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Posted by admin on Saturday, April 13, 2013

How to import CE4.0 into MS SQL 2008

There is not out of the box solution to this, since CE 4.0 came after MS SQL 2008. You can use CE 4.0 inside VS 2012, but SQL 2008 only can work with C4E 3.5 and before.

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Posted by admin on Wednesday, June 27, 2012

C# get resolution from image file

We had a customer for printing canvas business, and we had to find the way to get the DPI (resolution) of the file in order to suggest if the picture file was suitable for printing at a chosen canvas size. Here is the code we used in case is useful for someone else.

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Posted by admin on Thursday, June 2, 2011

EF4 Code First how to make tables names singular

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Posted by admin on Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Table Naming Dilemma: Singular vs. Plural Names

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Posted by admin on Wednesday, April 6, 2011

ASP.NET MVC: Telerik extensions or jQuery plugins?

We always try to use all controls from one single provider, to minimize code footprint, avoid unnecessary files, and other performance issues. So here is our take on what controls to use on .NET web forms and mvc platforms.

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Posted by admin on Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Most common IE6 CSS fixes and hacks

Lets face it, IE6 is there and we need to deal with it, check at these common fixes and hacks

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Posted by admin on Thursday, January 20, 2011

Is MVC simply a concept or is there more to it?

As Lorenzo said, MVC is a programming model, first described in 1979 by someone working at XEROX (history here). Now... what is to .NET? It allows you to have full control over your markup (clean HTML), implements latest technologies (JASON, REST), enforces newest concepts (DRY, inference, etc)... and testing.

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Posted by admin on Thursday, January 6, 2011

An Ideal Folder Structure for .NET MVC

When I started in .NET Webforms I didn't have much trouble finding a folder structure to follow since Visual Studio offered you application folders like "App_Code" and most app examples put "BLL", "DAL" inside there and so on.

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