Hybrid App Development Using Visual Studio 2013 - Workshop at Microsoft Alpharetta

On Monday, February 23rd, Abbey Gwayambadde will be leading a session on Cordova development inside Visual Studio 2013. Sign up here:

www.meetup.com/Atlanta-Net-User-Group/events/219256626/

The following Monday, March 2nd, I’ll be leading a workshop for anyone who’d like to try out Cordova development:

Microsoft Alpharetta Office 1125 Sanctuary Pkwy, Suite 300 Alpharetta, GA

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 at 7pm

Come on out and I’ll help you get your Cordova app up and running!

Check For SQL Authentication Type Before Adding Users

While setting up a new team member to run a WPF app locally we ran into an error. It look about 30 minutes to realize our setup SQL script was creating a user in SQL server, but mixed mode authentication was not turned on.

To prevent having to relearn this problem again in the future we’ve added this code to our SQL script, right before the CREATE LOGIN command.

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Manually Rolling Back A WPF ClickOnce Application

If you need to revert to a previous ClickOnce version you are expected to redeploy that older version.

Recently I was in a situation where this wouldn’t work as there were checked in code changes that the environment was not ready for. Now I could have reverted to the previous version in TFS and then redeployed that. But luckily I found an easier way.

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