Visual Studio 2015

Whats new in the Windows 10 UWP Creator Update

Visual Studio 2017 Will be available for download from MSDN @ March 7 2017 Composition and XAML updates See all the UI improvements to the Visual Layer in this video. Developer Tools and Updates Find out about updates to the Windows Device Portal, improvements to Windows Developer Mode, Bash and Console in this Video like […]

MS SQL Tricks

Identify your server instance When working with SSMS it can sometimes be unclear which server you are querying. This can cause problems especially when working on test, dev and production systems as most developers do. How can you clearly, in the blink of an eye, identify the connections when using […]

SQL Server 2016 Developer Image available from Microsoft

The SQL Server 2016 Developer image supports the full set of SQL Server 2016 Enterprise features (In-Memory OLTP and DW, Advanced Analytics, Availability Groups, Row-Level Security, etc.). The image doesn’t have any limits (memory, storage, etc.), but it can’t be used in production environments. hosted on Azure details MSDN subscription […]

Entity Framework

Visual Studio 2015

Edit & Continue for XAML apps

The biggest improvement for runtime debugging is Edit & Continue for XAML apps, introduced with Update #2 for VS2015. This feature now lets you change your XAML while an app is running and get immediate feedback. On its own, Edit & Continue is amazingly powerful. When combined with the UI […]