Today I have published my first app on Windows phone store, a comprehensive vehicle stamp duty calculator for calculating vehicle stamp duty rates for all the states in Australia. I think presently there’s no windows mobile app to do the same. Read more
In this post, I’ll explain and demonstrate how to extend MVC Ajax form helpers with the following functionality: Read more
Aspose words for .Net doesn’t support word field skipif to skip some merge fields between tablestart and tableend i,e skipping rows based on some condition.
Here, I’ll explain how to include skipif common functionality with custom merge field in the word document.
The custom skipif merge field syntax should be as below Read more
Using async and await in windows 8 store apps bit tricky sometimes. Here I’m listing below some of the do’s and don’ts when working with async and await.
1) Always use void type for top level async method. Don’t use return type Task for top level async method i,e. the method called by some app handler for example click, onnavigatedfrom, onloaded etc. This may not be same for console apps, where the top level method should always return Task in order to put wait instruction from Main method. Using same Task.Wait() in store apps blocks the UI thread and enters into deadlock. Read more
Here I’m providing short examples with ui rules only. I’ll assume you have some knowledge in URL Rewrite otherwise I’ll suggest you to read official documentation at http://www.iis.net/learn/extensions/url-rewrite-module/using-the-url-rewrite-module
I’m listing below some examples in the form of questions and how to solve them Read more
Recently I was working on a portable class library(PCL) example in VS2012 to create a proxy class for an external asmx soap service with return types DataTable and DataSet. The easiest way to create a proxy class to add a service reference. In my case, it failed. The add service reference generated code contains XmlElement and failed to generate response messages with DataTable and DataSet. VS2012 gives a warning for Xml Element. Read more
I love these store apps. The most interesting and promising feature is integration of html, css technologies as well as support for .Net languages like C# etc. Read more
In this post, I’ll explain how to pass a model with dynamic objects to a view.
If you are new to C# 4 features like dynamic objects, ExpandoObject etc I suggest to visit below links to get familliar with the concepts. Read more