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  • Directory Picker in C#Feb 07, 2001. A directory tree control let you select files or directories from any file structure on your computer system.
  • Synchronization in Parallel threadsJul 02, 2001. The Threads makes us able to run multitasks at a time. In fact Computers (John von Neumann Architecture) don't execute the tasks parallel .The OS gives threads permission (depend on thread priority) to work on CPU. The sufficient degree of parallelism keeps the CPU busy and it is efficient.
  • .NET Brings The Fun Back to ProgrammingJul 11, 2001. Today, we are all comfortable sitting in front of our high powered computers running graphical user interfaces and compiling code in sophisticated development environments.
  • Service ExplorerAug 06, 2001. This program manages services running in your computer. You can use the GetServices method on the ServiceController class to retrieve a list of the services on a particular computer.
  • Printing out your W2 Form using C# and .NETAug 07, 2001. This article covers a fairly practical aspect of using a computer - dealing with forms. The concepts in this article can be used to create any Form Application so that you can design forms that you can Fill Out, Open, Save, Print and Print Preview.
  • Printing out your W2 Form using C# and .NETAug 07, 2001. This article covers a fairly practical aspect of using a computer - dealing with forms.
  • Messaging between Threads using Message LoopAug 20, 2001. MessageLoopLib is a stripped down version of a complete, threading communication subsystem Ive written. This implementation is a single thread created in the GUI constructor. Ive dropped all thread management and have had to change some of the message code to accommodate this.
  • Interrogating System with WMI - Part 2Jan 24, 2002. After my last article on WMI it was time to get serious. WMI or Windows Management Instrumentation is useful on a local machine to produce a WINMSD type program but using it across a network makes it even more useful.
  • Rebooting a Remote Server using WMIFeb 04, 2002. Windows Management Instrumentation or WMI holds many surprises and features but when my colleagues machine rebooted even I was surprised.
  • Rebooting a Remote Server using WMIFeb 04, 2002. Windows Management Instrumentation or WMI holds many surprises and features but when my colleagues machine rebooted even I was surprised.
  • Low Cost Credit Card VerificationMar 15, 2002. The last digit of a credit card is a check digit that is used to detect keystroke errors when a check card is entered into a computer.
  • BattleShips GamesApr 02, 2002. This application presents a grid of 100 squares to the user. The user has thirty five attempts to find to find the computers fleet. The computer randomly positions five ships of varying sizes around the board.
  • ExoEngine - A C# OpenGL 3D EngineApr 12, 2002. For my fourth year computer graphics course I wrote a little 3D engine using C# and the .NET platform.
  • Multithreading Part 4: The ThreadPool, Timer Classes and Asynchronous ProgrammingApr 16, 2002. In this article, I would discuss few more .NET classes and how and what role do they play a role in building multithreading applications.
  • Nemesis-7rc1 (Codename Deviate)May 13, 2002. Nemesis-7 is a full-screen 2D shoot’em up that makes use of the DirectInput, DirectSound and DirectDraw interfaces from DirectX. The player controls a spaceship which he uses to duel the computer opponent. I implemented some artificial intelligence to make the CPU play more human.
  • Interrogating Your Printer Queues with WMIMay 20, 2002. In response to a newsgroup query here is the code needed to view the printer queues on your system.
  • Windows Services Admin: Control Your Windows ServicesMay 20, 2002. In this article, we will create an application to control Windows services on our local computer as well as on remote computers. You can simultaneously Stop or Start multiple Services on the local computer or on the specified remote computer.
  • Nemesis-7rc1 ( Codename Deviate)Jun 13, 2002. Nemesis-7 is a full-screen 2D shoot’em up that makes use of the DirectInput, DirectSound and DirectDraw interfaces from DirectX. The player controls a spaceship which he uses to duel the computer opponent. I implemented some artificial intelligence to make the CPU play more human.
  • Mastermind Computer Player using Genetic Algorithms in C#Jul 22, 2002. After writing the Genetic Algorithm Article for implementing a Genetic Algorithm in C#, I tried to think of a good example of how to illustrate a real-world use of Genetic Algorithms to illustrate artificial intelligence.
  • Transactions and Concurrency Control using ADO.NETAug 15, 2002. In this article I am concentrating on the transaction management and concurrency control in .NET environment.
  • Double Buffer Drawing with DirectDraw: Part1Aug 15, 2002. Because we will be primary focusing on 2D game programming in the first articles, we will use the DirectX7 API which is perfect for its DirectDraw class and simplicity. Don’t worry for not having the right DLL because DirectX8 has full backward compatibility to DirectX7 and the COM object should already be available on your computer if you have DirectX 8 installed.
  • Listing all Computer in Active DirectoryAug 27, 2002. This application does one simple task. On any network where Microsoft Active Directory is used it will list all computers on the network. I faced this problem when I wanted to document all of the computers on the network using WMI .
  • User Management Utility for Web Form Authentication.Sep 06, 2002. This article deals with the management of user login and password information for a Forms Authentication in ASP.NET.
  • User Management Utility for Web Form AuthenticationSep 06, 2002. This article deals with the management of user login and password information for a Forms Authentication in ASP.NET.
  • Database Vendor Independent Code with Improved Connection PoolingOct 17, 2002. This article covers how to create a database application that allows you to specify different databases without writing code for different data providers.
  • The "Using" Statement in C#Dec 11, 2002. The .Net Framework provides resource management for managed objects through the garbage collector - You do not have to explicitly allocate and release memory for managed objects.
  • Pro Developer: Throwing Money Out the WindowDec 18, 2002. It's common knowledge among programmers that most of the ills of the software industry, and most particularly the companies where we work, could be solved by simply letting the technical people make the technical decisions. In fact, that sounds so obvious that you might be tempted to shake your head and wonder what planet I come from. Obviously, since this is so incredibly logical and sensible, it's a given that most companies leave management decisions to managers, and technical decisions to techies, right?
  • Querying COM+ through Web ServicesMar 12, 2003. The most COM+ common administrative tasks (creating a COM+ application, installing/deleting a component, setting a component attribute) can be accomplished manually with the Component Services administrative tool from Management Console.
  • Check Internet ConnectionAug 25, 2003. How to check if your computer is connected to the internet with C#. It's much more easier that other tutorials I've seen in other sites.
  • Custom Exceptions using Microsoft Exception Management Application BlockSep 02, 2003. This article shows you how to use Microsoft Exception Management Application Block to write custom exceptions.
  • A Simple Guide to WMI ProviderOct 14, 2003. This article purpose is to describe how to develop a WMI provider in the .NET framework. There are several incentives for writing this article including the lack of simple examples for writing WMI provider in C#.
  • Memory Management in .NETNov 17, 2003. This tutorial describes Memory Management in .NET.
  • Migrating COM/DCOM Applications in Microsoft .NET FrameworkDec 09, 2003. In the current Internet scenario, various classic applications run on multiple networks. These applications could have been written using different languages like Visual Basic, Visual C++. For example, a retail organization would have different systems, such as an inventory management system, a bill of material systems, and a general ledger system, all implemented using various technologies available for application development. These systems need to be integrated to form a higher-level enterprise information system for an organization.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part IIIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET : using SQL with C#: Part XJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET : SQL Subqueries: Part VIIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part VJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part IIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET :Using SQL with C#: Part VIIIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET : using SQL with C#: Part XIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part IJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part XIIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part VIJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET: Part IVJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • Real Life SQL and .NET : Using SQL with C#: Part IXJan 13, 2004. Welcome to the world of SQL and the huge, growing database technologies of today’s business all over the SQL world. By reading this article, we have begun accepting the knowledge that will soon be required for survival in today’s world of relational database and data management. Alas, for the reason that it is first necessary to provide a background of SQL and cover some preliminary concepts that we need to know, the majority of this article is text in paragraph format.
  • State Management in Web FormsFeb 18, 2004. This white paper discusses the ways in which the state management can be handled in web forms. State management can be done either on client side or server side as explained below.
  • Generating Microsoft Excel Reports in .NETMar 01, 2004. Microsoft Excel is installed on most computers these days since it is part of Microsoft office, and you can create detailed reports with Excel, but it will take some doing. I will attempt to show you how to create a simple report in Excel and some of the problems you may encounter along the way, this will work with Excel 97-2000.
  • Microsoft Application Center 2000 - An IntroductionMar 17, 2004. Application Center 2000 is Microsoft's deployment and management tool for high-availability Web applications built on the Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system. Application Center 2000 makes managing groups of servers as simple as managing a single computer.
  • Monitoring Remote Log Remotely using WMI in C# and .NETMar 31, 2004. WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) is a component of the Microsoft operating system that allows you to monitor virtually every piece of the system (either locally or remotely) as well as control the windows operating system.
  • Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)Jul 30, 2004. WMI is a component of the Microsoft operating system that allows you to monitor virtually every piece of the system either locally or remotely.
  • In-depth Look at WMI and Instrumentation: Part ISep 14, 2004. WMI provides a consistent programmatic access to management information in the enterprise. It uses the typical provider and consumer concept where you have on one side components providing this management information while on the other side management applications can subscribe and consume it.
  • SharpChess in C#Feb 10, 2005. SharpChess (http://www.sharpchess.com) is a computer application that enables you to play chess against the computer. It plays a challenging, tactical and, I'm told, "fun" game of chess.
  • Session State Management in Application having ASP and ASP. Net PagesFeb 15, 2005. If we are developing a web application in which both ASP and ASP.NET pages resides, then passing session information from ASP to ASP.NET page or vice versa becomes a critical issue. To share session state between ASP and ASP.NET pages, session state need to be stored in some common format like in database.
  • SQL Server Reporting ServicesFeb 25, 2005. SQL Server Reporting Services is a comprehensive, server-based platform for creating, managing, and delivering reports that contain data from relational and multidimensional data sources. This article explains the features that are supported by SQL Server.
  • Best Practices of Exception ManagementMar 08, 2005. Exception management is one of the key area for all kinds of application development .You should adopt an appropriate strategy for exception management to build high quality and robust application .It is a very powerful concept and makes the development work very easy if its used efficiently.
  • Publishing Exception in SPS Web PartsApr 11, 2005. This article tells the safe way of publishing exceptions using Microsoft Exception Management Application Blocks from WebPart.
  • Globalization Using ASP.NET Apr 19, 2005. In this article we see how to cater different contents based on the culture using Globalization in ASP.NET.
  • MouseStick Control.May 13, 2005. The attached source code is a MouseStick control written in C# and Windows Forms. The MouseStick control gets its name from the fusion of a joystick with a mouse. Think of the line in the MouseStick as a joystick that is controlled with your computer's mouse.
  • Content Management and Collaboration using SPS 2003May 16, 2005. This article would be providing a brief introduction about the role which Share Point Portal Server is going to play in coming future.
  • Session Management in Web Garden Using Custom Components May 17, 2005. This article provides an insight on creating a custom Session Manager component using C#.
  • Session Management in Web Garden using Custom ComponentsMay 17, 2005. This article provides an insight on creating a custom Session Manager component using C#.
  • Introduction to System.Management NamespaceJul 20, 2005. The article provides an insight on the use of System.Management namespace and the advantages of WMI.
  • Enabling Membership Provider for SQL Server 2005Aug 22, 2005. ASP.NET 2.0 brings an important concept called provider model which is used for many new feature i.e. Membership Management, Role Management, Profiles, Web Parts Personalization etc.
  • Utilize the Full Functionality of the Whidbey File ManagementNov 15, 2005. This article is based on a pre-release version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, formerly code named "Whidbey". All information contained herein is subject to change.
  • Portscanning for Kazaa using C# SocketsJan 01, 2006. In this article, you will learn how to write c# code to scan a host computer, and determine if it is running Kazaa, the popular P2P file sharing program.
  • C# Heap(ing) Vs Stack(ing) in .NET: Part IJan 14, 2006. Even though with the .NET framework we don't have to actively worry about memory management and garbage collection (GC), we still have to keep memory management and GC in mind in order to optimize the performance of our applications.
  • C# Heap(ing) Vs Stack(ing) in .NET: Part IIIJan 15, 2006. Having a basic understanding of how memory management works will help explain the behavior of the variables we work with in every program we write. In this article we’ll cover an issue that arises from having reference variables in the heap and how to fix it using ICloneable.
  • C# Heap(ing) Vs Stack(ing) in .NET: Part IIJan 15, 2006. Having a basic understanding of how memory management works will help explain the behavior of the variables we work with in every program we write. In this article I'll cover some of the behaviors we need to be aware of when passing parameters to methods.
  • Visual Guard for .NETJan 19, 2006. Novalys announces Visual Guard, which is aimed at setting up user’s profile and permissions for .net application (who is allowed to do what?). The tool easily integrates to any .net application and makes rights/permissions management easier thanks to its administrating console.
  • Using Management Objects to check Online PrintersJan 20, 2006. This article shows to check online printers using management objects.
  • C# Heap(ing) Vs Stack(ing) in .NET: Part IVJan 30, 2006. Having a basic understanding of how memory management works will help explain the behavior of the variables we work with in every program we write. In this article we’ll look further into Garbage Collection (GC) and some ways to keep our applications running efficiently by using static class members.
  • Exception ManagementFeb 02, 2006. Correct exception handling in your Web pages prevents sensitive exception details from being revealed to the user. The following recommendations apply to ASP.NET Web pages and controls.
  • The C# Value Type and BoxingFeb 17, 2006. Even though with the .NET framework we don't have to actively worry about memory management and garbage collection (GC), we still have to keep memory management and GC in mind in order to optimize the performance of our applications. One of the things we need to be aware of is how the Common Language Runtime (CLR) deals with references to value types.
  • How to Upload or Change an image in the Crystal Report at runtimeMar 20, 2006. This article will demonstrate how a user can customize the crystal report by uploading an image from the local computer.
  • Service Management in C#.NETMay 31, 2006. This article discusses how to create a Web Application to manage the services running on our system.
  • Top 10 Reasons to Switch from Java to Visual C#Jun 03, 2006. This article details the major reasons for Java programmers to consider switching from the Java language to Visual C#.
  • Display Process list and Processor Performance in C#Jun 14, 2006. This article shows how to display Processes list and performance of processor exactly.
  • AJAX Document Management - AJAX Document ViewerJun 16, 2006. AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML), is a web development technique for creating interactive web applications. The intention of AJAX is to exchange small pieces of data with the server without the necessity of reloading the entire web page.
  • User Authentication & Role Management in ASP.NET 2.0 using Sql Server 2005: Part IJul 21, 2006. This article gives you a complete description of the user authentication and how to manage roles for different users using asp.net 2.0 and sql server-2005.
  • The .NET 2.0 Framework Provider PatternAug 11, 2006. The Provider Model Design Pattern was first introduced with the .NET 1.1 framework, specifically in the ASP.NET starter kits and was formalized in ASP.NET Whidbey as a membership management provider API (Application Program Interface). It's primary purpose is to separate the definition for an API from the implementation. This keeps the API flexible by enabling the core functionality to be flexible and easily changed.
  • User Authentication & Role Management in ASP.NET 2.0 using Sql Server 2005: Part IIAug 15, 2006. This article gives you a detailed idea of how to implement the role management in ASP.NET 2.0 using SQL Server 2005.
  • Practical Approach to Computer System Design and ArchitectureOct 13, 2006. The article gives an introduction to system designing and architecture by introducing a new concept that allow beginners to easily break and design complex software systems using a modular based development approach with a pattern, which we all practice in our day to day life.
  • ASP.Net State Management TechniquesJan 02, 2007. This article gives brief introduction to various state management techniques in ASP.NET.
  • Power Management From a Windows Forms ApplicationJan 17, 2007. This article describes how to place the computer into a power management suspend state, and how to put the computer into a power management related hibernate state.
  • ASP.Net 2.0 AJAX Extension 1.0 ApplicationMar 21, 2007. This article will explain you in dept of creating AspNet Ajax-Enabled Application I have explained with the help of product management example, where you can add new product, edit, update & cancel the product related activity.
  • Obtain System Information using WMI CallsApr 06, 2007. This article shall describe an approach to using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) calls to obtain system information.
  • Windows Communication Foundation's hosting environmentMay 07, 2007. Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) applications need to have a runtime environment for the management of its object's lifecycle. The host process models allows is a new concept in WCF referring to WCF hosting environment which can have several services, and the same service can be hosted in several host processes.
  • Secrets of Successful Software RequirementsMay 30, 2007. Although most companies do some form of requirements, there is often a lack of understanding as to exactly why the requirements need to be created and how. Let's look at some secrets to improve your requirements process even under tight deadlines.
  • MineSweeperJun 05, 2007. Minesweeper is a single-player computer game. The object of the game is to clear an abstract minefield without detonating a mine.
  • Difference between Composition and Aggregation Jul 27, 2007. Apart from programming, a lot of my spare time sat at the computer is spent reading group, blog postings, etc from other developers. One particular posting that caught my eye recently provoked a lot of response and mixed answers to a question posed by a poster. This question was, ‘What is the difference between composition and aggregation and how would I express it in my programs?’
  • Real Time 3D Physics Simulation Using Peace EngineApr 10, 2008. This demo shows how to create a physics simulation using Peace Engine, a free 3d simulation/rendering engine that can be used with various computer languages.
  • Determine the Time since the Last Boot Up in C#Jun 05, 2008. This article describes an approach used to determine the time of the last system boot up and to display the time elapsed since boot up.
  • Database Server-side Applications.Extensions to SQLJul 09, 2008. Developers have struggled with the power and limitations of SQL. SQL is language oriented to manipulate data set, but enterprise applications always need to implement business logic that goes beyond the reach of SQL. This article is intended to illustrate the main constructs in these database management systems.
  • Cursors in Database Management SystemsJul 23, 2008. This article is intended to show the principles and uses of cursors in relational database management systems. We’re going to discuss how cursors are implemented in Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle database and how you can use it in your applications.
  • State Management is Silverlight using Isolated StorageJul 28, 2008. State management is the process to maintain state and page information over multiple requests for the same or different pages. State management in Silverlight 2 can be done using the concept of Isolated storage.
  • OpenFileDialog in SilverlightNov 30, 2008. The OpenFileDialog allows users to select one or more files on the local computer or on a networked computer. This article demonstrates how to create and use an OpenFileDialog control in Silverlight using XAML and C#.
  • Distributed Database Management SystemsDec 17, 2008. I’m going to illustrate the principles of Distributed Database Management Systems through this article.
  • Caching FAQ's: Part IJan 22, 2009. In this section we will touch base on one of important concepts in .NET Caching.
  • Recruiting the right candidateMar 07, 2009. Every team member either contributes to or erodes the team’s success. No matter how experienced you are, the art of selecting the right person is more art than science.
  • Window Media Player Remote ControlMar 11, 2009. The attached project is a remote control for Windows Media Player. Using this remote control, you may play, pause, and eject Windows Media Player on a computer.

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