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  • Reading and Wtiting XML DocumentsJan 16, 2001. In this article you will see how to read and write XML documents using XML API available in .NET Framework class library.
  • How to read Windows Registry?Jan 26, 2001. In .NET, the Registry and RegistryKey classes can be used to read and write registry ...
  • Using .NET Framework Multithreading and GDI+ to Enrich the user experienceMay 04, 2001. This tutorial shows you how to create, send, and received messages using MSMQ from the .NET base class library (System.Messaging) and C#.
  • Ouch! There is a Hook in My C#May 15, 2001. As an extension to the J++ design practice, C# has a syntactic construct, called Attributes, which let you drop hooks to Windows API or modify the runtime semantics, like threading synchronization behavior. The C# has legalized the hooking practice by calling them Attributes, and including them in ECMA C# specification.
  • Will Java and .Net Framework Co-exist?May 15, 2001. The article begins by briefly probing what constitutes the Java platform and .NET framework.
  • ADO.NET: What's changed in .NET Beta 2?Jun 20, 2001. ADO.NET API is one of the changed APIs. In this article, I've covered some of ADO.NET changes in Beta 2.
  • Tic Tac ToeJul 16, 2001. TicTacToe is a demonstration of the AI game playing minimax algorithm. The game plays out every possible combination of moves from each position and consequently is unbeatable. This example uses .NET Beta 2 and was written using a text editor.
  • MP3 Tag EditorJul 16, 2001. MP3 Tag Editor is a simple GUI that allows MP3 ID3 (v1.1) tags to be created or edited.
  • C# and APIAug 08, 2001. API (Application Programming Interface) is a set of commands, which interfaces the programs with the processors.
  • Mapping Objects to Relational DatabasesNov 01, 2001. The application generates C# Class files for each table in a relational database. I have used Mysql and ODBC.NET for this project. The application only supports MySQL right now.
  • Using MS Agent in C#-Part-I(Text To Speech)Jan 15, 2002. This article explains how to use MS Agent to write text-to-speech applications using C# and .NET.
  • Tutorial: Capturing and Running IE Instances in a Windows controlMar 15, 2002. In this article we are going to study how to find the running instances of Internet Explorer on your machine.
  • Reflecting Data in .NET Classes-Part III: From Windows FormsApr 03, 2002. This article assumes some basic understanding of Reflection, as it is what we rely the data mapping mechanism on.
  • Reflecting Data in .NET Classes - Part IV: From Database TableApr 08, 2002. In this article, we will be looking at how to "reflect" data from the most common data source - Database tables.
  • Multithreading Part 2: Understanding the System.Threading.Thread ClassApr 08, 2002. In this article we will study the .NET threading API, how to create threads in C#, start and stop them, define their priorities and states.
  • Space Breakout - 2D Game Developed using DirectX and C#Apr 11, 2002. GDI+ is a feature rich graphics API that makes sophisticated graphical effects highly accessible to the C# developers. Unfortunately if youve tried to develop smooth detailed animation using GDI+ you have undoubtedly discovered that just how slow it can be. Consequently it is not particularly suited to games development, if you want to really take advantage of your 1 gig + processor and that fancy new graphics card youre going to have to get a little more low level and dirty, enter Microsofts DirectX API.
  • Space Breakout - 2D Game Developed Using DirectX and C#Apr 11, 2002. GDI+ is a feature rich graphics API that makes sophisticated graphical effects highly accessible to the C# developers.
  • Shell Commands within C#Jul 10, 2002. In this article we will examine a few examples for executing shell commands outside of our program using C#.
  • Using MSIL Code to Close Application ProgrammaticallyJul 18, 2002. You can use MSIL code to call Win32 APIs and one of the simplest example of it is by closing an application programmatically.
  • Sharp HSQL- An SQL Engine Written in C#Aug 01, 2002. .NET! C#! If you haven't been inundated with the marketing of Microsoft's new initiatives, you've been living in your cube without a web connection for quite a while.
  • 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.
  • Platform Invoke Sample - Changing the Desktop WallpaperSep 27, 2002. In this example we will see how to change the Desktop wallpaper by invoking a Windows API function from C#. The Platform Invoke mechanism allows you to access unmanaged functions implemented in dlls.
  • Texture Mapping in OpenGLOct 15, 2002. This is my third article about OpenGL and this one is about texture mapping.
  • Printing Directly to the PrinterOct 21, 2002. Using this code enables you to print directly to the printer using WIN32 api calls and therefore should enable you to print at maximum speed rather than relying in the Windows Printing subsystems.
  • Platform Invocation Services in .NET FrameworkOct 25, 2002. This article will cover the details of Platform Invocation Services provided in .Net Framework. Platform Invoke Services acts as a bridge between the managed and unmanaged code. This service enables managed code to call unmanaged functions which are being exposed by any dynamic link libraries (DLL’s) such as Win32 API’s or any custom DLLs.
  • Integrating Google Search using the Google Web ServicesNov 20, 2002. This sample shows how to integrate search into your application using the Google Web Service API.
  • Kill an Application with System Menu using C#Nov 20, 2002. This article uses the Windows API’s to kill the application running under windows environment.
  • Working with Win32 API in .NETNov 21, 2002. Windows exposes lots of functionality in the form of Win32 API. Using these API you can perform direct operation in windows, which increases performance of your application.
  • DigitizeAny - A .NET Windows Digitization ToolDec 17, 2002. DigitizeAny uses Win32 API calls to obtain the coordinates of the cursor and then translates to the graph coordinates once set. Since a mouse click would essentially bring to focus the window where it is pointed to, this tool uses the key event to capture the coordinates of the cursor.
  • Using Remoting to Implement Distrubuted LoggingDec 20, 2002. In an earlier article we had discussed how new tracing and debugging techniques in .NET make debugging easier. In this article we will view the event logging API that comes with .NET.
  • Event Logging in .NET: Using Remoting to Implement Distributing LoggingDec 20, 2002. In this article we will view the event logging API that comes with .NET.
  • Accessing Sharepoint Portal Server 2001 in .NETFeb 19, 2003. Sharepoint portal server provides a set of COM API that can be used to access its functionality from .NET applications via COM Interoperability. In this article, I will show you how to import SPP functionality in your .NET application.
  • Developing Secure Web Sites with ASP.NET and IIS - Part IMar 04, 2003. Developing security for a site is like paying tax. You know it should be done at the end of financial year.
  • Developing Secure Web Sites with ASP.NET and IIS: Part IMar 04, 2003. Developing security for a site is like paying tax. You know it should be done at the end of financial year. But you keep it for the last and some time expect you should never have to do it. It is a similar kind of situation when building a web site. There are some web sites available to general public that can be access by any one. The security for these sites can be minimum or none at all. There are some web sites that publish and hold important information that have to be secure one way or another.
  • Distributed Cross Platform Applications, the Easy Way Mar 07, 2003. There are many ways of transferring data from one process to another. All those methods have some advantages, but also some drawbacks.
  • Getting Official DayTime using NIST TimeServerApr 21, 2003. This program shows how to create a simple socket to a NIST timeserver (Port 13) and using the Daytime Protocol, gets the official time.
  • Random Starcraft Map ChooserMay 12, 2003. I created a simple program that searches through Starcraft's maps directory tree and shows a list of all the maps that are searches by Starcraft's maps directory.
  • 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.
  • BreakOut 3DSep 05, 2003. I really miss those days when everything was simple and in 2D. But now it’s different, people today must have everything in 3D. So here it is, my version of breakout.
  • ODBC usage in .NETSep 24, 2003. This article will provide a template of how to represent a smallint, integer, decimal, varchar and other ODBC data types that are used in the SQL Server environment in COBOL.
  • Integrate Through Web Interfaces with C#Jan 08, 2004. This article proposes a way for integrating the enterprise applications through web interfaces. Since the web interfaces are widely available for many existing applications, the method may well reduce the cost of building an integration system with less time and get ride of the dependency on other resources.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET: Part VFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part VIFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part IFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part IIIFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part IVFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part IIFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Oracle Data Provider for .NET : Part VIIFeb 20, 2004. Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is an implementation of a data provider for the Oracle database. ODP.NET uses Oracle native APIs to offer fast and reliable access to Oracle data and features from any .NET application.
  • Real Time Communications in .NETMar 12, 2004. This white paper shares concepts of real time communications in .Net and its applicability in real world. A real-time communication system is used in applications where time is a critical factor.
  • Using Map in a Pocket PC ApplicationApr 19, 2004. GPS enabled applications are a good example of using a Pocket PC to locate a Pocket PC user. This attached application is a location based Pocket PC application developed using .NET compact framework.
  • My First Tablet PC Application using C#May 24, 2004. This step by step tutorial shows you how to create your first Tablet PC application using Visual Studio .NET and C# with the help of Microsoft Tablet PC API.
  • HTTP Handlers in ASP.NETAug 24, 2004. The low level Request and Response API to service incoming HTTP requests are HTTP Handlers in ASP.NET. All handlers implement the IHttpHandler interface, which is located in the System.Web namespace. Handlers are somewhat analogous to Internet Server Application Programming Interface (ISAPI) extensions.
  • Adding Discovery Features to BizTalk Server 2004: Part ISep 13, 2004. This article explores the concepts of the BizTalk-UDDI mapping process and the similarity with the WSDL-UDDI mapping process. By the other way the second article is focused in the implementation and use of the BizTalk Server 2004 UDDI Publishing Wizard tool.
  • Coloring the Console in C# Oct 25, 2004. When working with console applications in C#, you always see a black and white screen. What if we want to change the background color of the console? We can change the foreground and background color of our console application by using win32 API SetConsoleTextAttribute().
  • How to integrate Google searches into your applicationDec 06, 2004. Google has been able to turn the search business up-side-down within the last five years. Google provides a web service interface which allows you to integrate Google searches right into your application.
  • Moving C Structures into .NET with Custom MarshalingDec 17, 2004. Microsoft provides several attributes for marshaling C to C#. In our example we will take the case where we have hundreds of structures and only a few API calls, so we only need to generate the marshaled code for the structures.
  • Public Key Token Generation AlgorithmJan 31, 2005. The PublicKeyTokenGenerator class and a small utility that generates Public Key Token from the Public Key using that class.
  • Mapping Microsoft Excel columns with XML data (XML data integration) programmatically using a .Net Application.Apr 21, 2005. Using this program you can map Excel columns programmatically and generate an XML file containing the cell values that you had in your Excel document. After generating the XML file we can read it into a dataset.
  • .NET Color ListBoxApr 26, 2005. .Net ListBox control itself works fine, however as a base class for further derivation it is fundamentally flawed. The root of evil is in the Windows API ListBox. .Net ListBox is just a wrapper for this control.
  • Adding new Windows User Account using Active DirectoryMay 21, 2005. This article uses Active Directory to add new user account. The Active Directory will be accessed using windows native protocol (not LDAP).
  • Understanding ADO.Net Provider Factory in .Net 2.0Aug 08, 2005. This article describes the ADO.NET Provider Factory in .NET 2.0
  • ASP.NET Whidbey FeaturesNov 10, 2005. ASP.NET 2.0, the latest version of ASP.NET has many improvements that greatly increase developer productivity. This article gives you a peek into many of these new features available in ASP.NET Whidbey.
  • Playing Sounds in .NET 2.0 Using Sound PlayerFeb 13, 2006. If you have ever played sounds in your applications, you must be familiar with PlaySound() WIN32 function. Prior to .NET 2.0, there was no way to play sounds thorugh the managed API. The SoundPlayer class introduced in .NET 2.0 now allows developers to play sounds using managed API.
  • AJAX Repeater control Feb 19, 2006. AJAX has been in shadows for a decade now but it started buzzing right after the launch of the Google Earth. This article shows how to create an AJAX Repeater control with item, header, footer, alternative item, and seperator item templates using AJAX and ASP.NET.
  • Message-level Declarative Security Using WSE 3.0Mar 06, 2006. Web Services Enhancement version 3.0 (WSE 3.0) is a SOAP extension managed API (Microsoft.Web.Services3.dll) compatible with the .Net Framework 2.0. This article explores WSE 3.0 in terms of implementing message-level declarative security to Web services and Web service clients.
  • Visual WebGui a unique approach to AJAX development Apr 20, 2006. Visual WebGUI is the first AJAX framework that lets you develop in full WinForms server side API, including design-time capabilities for creating rich internet application like outlook web access.
  • 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.
  • Google Checkout Custom ControlAug 14, 2006. A custom control that easily integrates your website with Google Checkout.
  • Intergrating with google Search APIAug 17, 2006. This article will show us how to integrate with "Google Search API" from our windows application or web application.
  • The .Net Way of Calling APIs Jan 01, 2007. This article explains how an API can be called from .Net
  • Refreshing a parent page from a child in ASP.NET 2.0 Jan 19, 2007. I'm going to explain how to refresh a parent page from a child page using the new API of ASP.NET 2.0 and JavaScript language.
  • Image Mapping UtilityFeb 23, 2007. This article describes an easy approach to building a simple image mapping utility that may be used to mark and store points as pixel based coordinates from an image file or directly from a web page.
  • WPF Application for Importing ESRI ShapefilesFeb 26, 2007. A standalone application for reading ESRI shapefiles and displaying them on a WPF Canvas.
  • Add a Quick Map to a Windows ApplicationMar 15, 2007. This project demonstrates a quick and easy way to add mapping to a windows desktop application (with an available internet connection) using Google Maps as the basis and source for the map.
  • Reading and Writing XML using XLinqJun 21, 2007. XLinq is a new API to work with XML using LINQ. XLinq is more flexible, simple, and faster programming model to read, write, manipulate, and traverse XML documents.
  • Mapping with a GPS and C#Sep 05, 2007. This article shall describe a very simple approach to working with a GPS device within the context of a C# application.
  • View database structure using C#Jan 16, 2008. This article describes an easy approach for examining all of the tables, views, and columns in a database.
  • Consuming the Yahoo local Search Service in a C# Win Forms ApplicationJan 17, 2008. This article will demonstrate one approach that may be used to consume yahoo local search service to return a list of business locations through the use of a zip code based search for a business name or product.
  • Geocoding a physical address using yahoo web services and c#Jan 17, 2008. This article tells you about the web service named yahoo geocoding service.
  • C# Generic Identity Map -- Creating an Object Pool for Multiple Object TypesJan 27, 2008. This article demonstrates a technique through which we can have a type-safe pool object that holds references to many different types of objects.
  • Free Geocoder.us web service in c#Jan 30, 2008. This article gives you detailed information about the geocoding service. By using this you can easily estimate the latitude and longitude of a physical address.
  • Find and Close the window using WIN APIFeb 01, 2008. This article explains how to find and close the window using Win API.
  • Find, Minimize, Maximize, Restore the windowFeb 05, 2008. This article explains you how to find, minimize, maximize, restore the window using win API.
  • Biztalk Messaging ServicesMar 27, 2008. This article is intended to illustrate the concepts of mapping in Biztalk Server 2006.
  • Google Maps Control for ASP.Net - Part IMar 27, 2008. This is a user control for ASP.Net. You can use this control to insert google map in your aspx pages.
  • Using the Prosper API to Automate the Loan MarketApr 23, 2008. This article describes how to begin building applications specifically geared to the Prosper.com website. Prosper.com is a popular auction-style site that helps fulfill loans to individuals through a bidding process.
  • How to Generate an XML Document Programmatically-Using System.Xml.XmlWriter: Part IIIJun 26, 2008. In previous articles, I demonstrate how to generate a given xml file using both the DOM “Document Object Model” and the SAX “Serial Access parser for Xml” technologies. In fact, they are very interesting API for handling xml entities or files but the dot net provides us another way to achieve the same goal.
  • Writing GIS and Mapping Software for .NETAug 20, 2008. In part three of the series, the authors of the "GIS.NET" mapping component for .NET explain how to write a geographic mapping engine which can display geographic coordinates. Source code is provided which can pan and zoom a sample geographic object (the state of Nebraska) in C# and VB.NET.
  • Implementing a Custom Zoom Bar with Map SuiteAug 29, 2008. this article I will show you how to build a custom zoom bar using the prebuilt zoom levels defined within Map Suite Web Edition (with concepts that also apply to Map Suite Desktop Edition).
  • Site Map in ASP.NET 3.5Sep 29, 2008. This sample shows how to use a Site Map control in ASP.NET 3.5.
  • Debug Javascript in Visual Studio 2005Nov 06, 2008. This article explains you how to debug script in VS2005 by using practical Google map example.
  • Catch a Snapshot via your webcam using C#: Part VIINov 08, 2008. In this article, I will show how to catch a snapshot view from your personal web cam.
  • Coding Better: Programming From the Outside In. Part IJan 25, 2009. Modeling an API for a domain is a difficult task. The trick is to get the correct level of encapsulation/abstraction while making the API easy to understand and consume. If we can model our domains at the same level that we understand them linguistically then we are 90% of the way there. This article discusses a programming methodology by which we can build a concise interface that will provide a consistent level of abstraction and is easy to code against.
  • Coding Better: Programming From the Outside In for Fluent Interfaces. Part IV - A Real World ApplicationFeb 09, 2009. In this article we'll look at building a fluent interface to abstract parameter assertions which gives us readable code that closely models spoken/written language. This will make code consuming our API contain less code debt and reduce the total cost of maintenance.
  • Integrate XML Data Within your ASP Page Using XLINQ: Part IIFeb 18, 2009. In this tutorial I will expose a technique to integrate XML data within your ASP page using XLINQ API.
  • Secrets of Map and Filter FunctionsFeb 19, 2009. This article explains about C# Implementation of Map and Filter Functions
  • Using NHibernateMar 04, 2009. NHibernate is an open source project for Object/Relational mapping to persist objects in a relational database. This article is a step by step tutorial on how to work with NHibernate.
  • BizTalk Mapping. Using the Database Lookup FunctoidApr 06, 2009. In this article, I will show how to use the Database Lookup functoid to map incoming XML node to a database table column whose result value is set to a target XML node.
  • Changing the DNS or URL (host header) in SharePoint 2007 SiteMay 05, 2009. In this article we will see how to map the sharepoint site with public IP using Alternate Access Mappings.
  • OpenFileDialog in C#Jun 09, 2009. The OpenFileDialog object interacts with the Computer’s API (Application Programming Interface) to present available files to the user and retrieves the user’s file selection back to the program.

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