Archive for January, 2012

How to disable Tabbed Browsing feature in Internet Explorer 9 ?

Internet Explorer 9 provides the feature called Tabbed Browsing feature that lets the users open more than one website in the same browser window . This feature was infact available in the previous version of Internet Explorer 8/7 too. The Tabbed Browsing feature lets you open websites in new tabs […]

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Posted by - January 30, 2012 at 6:09 pm

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Interesting .NET Links – January 30 , 2012

Webinar – Typemock’s Introduction to Unit Testing Clipboard API in Windows Phone – Dhananjay Kumar Using the Live SDK in Windows 8 XAML/C# Metro Applications – Michael Crump My first video for code refactoring in visual studio 2010 – Jalpesh P. Vadgama Building WebKit on Windows 7 with VS2010 – […]

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Posted by Admin - January 30, 2012 at 3:07 pm

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Interesting .NET Links – January 29 , 2012

Silverfrost FTN95: Fortran for Windows Using LINQ to Twitter in Windows 8 Metro Apps – Joe Mayo HTML5 File Drag and Drop Upload With jQuery and ASP.NET – Prashant Understanding the Required Artwork for your Windows Phone App – Dave Bost VSColorOutput extension for Visual Studio 2010/11 review Why doesn’t […]

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Posted by Admin - January 29, 2012 at 7:14 am

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Interesting .NET Links – January 24 , 2012

VSColorOutput extension for Visual Studio 2010/11 review Silverfrost FTN95: Fortran for Windows 8 Must-Have Tools for Windows Phone 7 Development – Doug Rathbone Windows Phone Local Database tip: Initializing the database – Erik EJ What you can do with 7 lines of JavaScript? – EntitySpaces Team A Kinect & Netduino […]

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Posted by Admin - January 24, 2012 at 3:24 am

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #11 – Make a Phone Call – Part 1

In this blog post , i will show you a simple trick to make a phone call to a number using PhoneGap . If you are developing App using silverlight framework in Windows Phone SDK , we can make use of the PhoneCallTask to make a call in Windows Phone […]

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Posted by Admin - January 20, 2012 at 5:31 pm

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #10 – Beep sound

Well , this is something simple which can be done in 1 line of code if you are using PhoneGap for Windows Phone .   If you are using Windows Phone SDK and developing App in Silverlight or XNA , you might end up using the SoundEffect class to load […]

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Posted by Admin - January 19, 2012 at 2:33 pm

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Windows Phone Camp in Hyderabad

Microsoft is organising Windows Phone Camp in Hyderabad , India on January 28 , 2012 FROM 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM . This is the 3rd Windows Phone Camp that is to be held in India and will be held at Hotel ITC Kakatiya . The Windows Phone Camp focusses […]

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Posted by Admin - January 18, 2012 at 5:31 pm

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Convert your Windows to Windows 8 with the Windows 8 Transformation Pack

Do you want to bring the look and feel of Windows 8 to your existing Windows 7 or Windows XP ? If yes , then here’s a Windows 8 Transformation pack for it . I have used the Windows X live some years back for my Windows XP and now […]

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Posted by - January 17, 2012 at 4:45 pm

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #9 – Handling Orientation – Part 1

If you have noticed the PhoneGap Windows Phone Project , you will find a MainPage.XAML page where the PhoneGap runs . By Default , the Windows Phone Silverlight Application runs in the Portrait mode .   To support the Windows Phone PhoneGap application to support both the orientation ( Portrait […]

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Posted by Admin - January 15, 2012 at 10:39 am

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ChitChat for Facebook Web Messenger

Here’s an interesting Facebook Web Messenger that i got to know when searching in Google called “ChitChar for Facebook Web Messenger” . What is Chit Chat for Facebook Web Messenger ? ChitChat Web Messenger is an online browser based Facebook chatting service. Chit Chat (Web) provides a much more attractive […]

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Posted by - January 15, 2012 at 10:29 am

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #8 – Retreive Device Information

The Windows Phone SDK provides the DeviceStatus class to retreive the Device specific information like DeviceFirmwareVersion DeviceHardwareVersion DeviceManufacturer DeviceName and more… Read more about Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #8 – Retreive Device Information @ WindowsPhoneRocks.com

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Posted by Admin - January 14, 2012 at 4:38 pm

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Interesting .NET Links – January 14 , 2012

Reading and Writing text files in Windows 8 Metro – Morten Nielsen “Operation Not Permitted” On IsolatedStorageSettings in Windows Phone – Matthias Shapiro Breakdown of Windows Phone App Download Statistics – Rene An approach to mobile support in ASP.NET MVC – Jef Claes Session Timeout in IIS 7 – Worker […]

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Posted by Admin - January 14, 2012 at 6:40 am

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #7 – Check for Network Connections

If you want to find out the connection information of your Windows Phone using PhoneGap you can use the connection object . The navigator.network.connection.type – lets the developers know about the currrent device’s connection states and in simple terms lets you know the type of connection , your Windows Phone […]

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Posted by Admin - January 11, 2012 at 4:51 pm

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Interesting .NET Links – Jaunary 11 , 2011

Intellitrace in VS2010 – Mark Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #6 – Make your WP7 Vibrate Windows Phone 7.5 – Using advanced tiles API – Andrea Boschin Implement Role based security using Windows Groups in WCF – Neeraj Windows Phone App Development for Beginners #5 Basic XAML – Windows […]

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Posted by Admin - January 11, 2012 at 4:09 am

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #6 – Make your WP7 Vibrate

The Windows Phone SDK in Silverlight provides the class VibrateController which the developer can make use of it to vibrate the phone . All that the developer has to do is create an instance of the VibrateController and call the start method with the timespan . Read more about Windows […]

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Posted by Admin - January 10, 2012 at 5:26 pm

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Interesting .NET Links – January 9 , 2012

ASP.NET Page Methods with Parameters – Jalpesh P. Vadgama C#, Visual Studio 2010, No more Client profile in 5minutes. – Daniel Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #5 – Displaying MessageBox in PhoneGap – Part 2 Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #4 – Displaying MessageBox in PhoneGap – Part […]

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Posted by Admin - January 9, 2012 at 3:24 am

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Windows Phone and PhoneGap – Article #5 – Displaying MessageBox in PhoneGap – Part 2

In my previous post , i explained about displaying MessageBox in Windows Phone using PhoneGap that had only the OK button . In this blog post , i will show you how to create a MessageBox with confirmation ( OK and Cancel ) using PhoneGap . If you were doing […]

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Posted by Admin - January 7, 2012 at 10:17 am

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Windows 8 Beta and Refresh and Reset PC features

Desmond Lee in the Building Windows 8 Blog has written a post on “Refresh and Reset your PC” , a blog post about push button reset , a feature of Windows 8 . Desmond Lee shares information about what to expect on the PC-reset front that includes information on some of […]

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Posted by - January 5, 2012 at 5:07 pm

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