all things Sitecore related

Microsoft

Webinar: Continuous Integration in Sitecore

Webinar: Continuous Integration in Sitecore

Basically this post is a recap of the “Sitecore and Continuous Integration” webinar, with some extra details about certain topics. The goal of continuous integration is to push every little piece of new software to next environments, the last step being production. Along this way, you want your software to be merged, compiled and tested. […]

Continue Reading »

Design Patterns(C#): Basic example Strategy pattern

Design Patterns(C#): Basic example Strategy pattern

In this example I´m going to explane the strategy pattern. With this example you can do a calculation with two numbers (-/+) and expand the number of operators (/, *, etc.). First create a interface which defines the interface of the operator classes. For this example an operator can only calculate two values. //The interface […]

Continue Reading »

Asp.Net: Webtest trough proxy (WebTestPlugin)

By on October 24, 2010 in ASP.Net, Microsoft, Visual Studio with 0 Comments

The test-team came to me with a problem involving connection errors while running webtests trough the company proxy. The webrequest needed to go to the webproxy including authentication. Visual Studion 2008 doesn’t support proxy authentication out of the box, but you can create a WebTestPlugin that does the authentication for every request. The following class […]

Continue Reading »

Asp.Net: invoke WCF method with WCF Test Client

When deploying a Silverlight application we ran into problems a WCF web-service, to find out what the problem was I wanted to invoke the method. Microsoft shipped an application for invoking methods from your Windows PC (WCFtestclient.exe). The following steps explain how to use WCFtestclient.exe. First startup Visual Studio 2008 Command Prompt. In the command […]

Continue Reading »

Asp.Net: Charting Control (Error ChartImg.axd)

By on March 3, 2009 in ASP.Net, Controls, Microsoft with 3 Comments

After installing and playing with the Asp.Net Charting control I decided to use it for a customer. When integrating the control to the project I got the following error "Error executing child request for ChartImg.axd" This error occurred because I did not update my web.config file. You have to add the following appSettingkey, httpHandler and handler. [code:xml] <appSettings>     […]

Continue Reading »

.Net: Example basic consoleapplication with parameters

By on February 20, 2009 in Microsoft with 2 Comments

This is a basic example of an console-application with parameters used for a scheduled tasks. The application will be scheduled to run every day with the -n parameter. But the application can also run on a specific date by using the -d parameter. class Program {  //Parameters  private static DateTime theDate;  private static RunMode mode […]

Continue Reading »

Running WCF on IIS 5 (Windows XP)

By on February 2, 2009 in IIS, Microsoft with 0 Comments

After running WCF on my Vista laptop (IIS7) I needed to deploy the application on some Windows XP computers. Again some strange errors occurred: [code:html] Error Description: "This collection already contains an address with scheme http.  There can be at most one address per scheme in this collection. Parameter name: item" [/code] The problem is […]

Continue Reading »

Microsoft Tag: Snap my vCard

By on January 8, 2009 in Microsoft with 1 Comment
Microsoft Tag: Snap my vCard

When surfing the internet I start reading about Microsoft Tag Beta (of course). With Microsoft Tag you can create links with a image-pattern. The image-pattern can be decoded to a link with the Microsoft Tag program on your Windows Mobile (with camera). You can create graphical image-patterns with the following actions: Link to an URL […]

Continue Reading »

Top