February 2009 Entries

Windows 7 Beta Product Key
UPDATE: Since Windows 7 is now commercially available, these product keys are no longer recommended. Go ahead and buy your own copy of Windows 7 and experience a new world. For more details visit http://www.microsoft.com/Wi... The following information is outdated given that the RC1 bits are already out. For the updated information, please visit http://www.microsoft.com/Wi... Windows 7 Beta is out for sometime now and needless to say, the reception has ......

Posted On Tuesday, February 24, 2009 2:15 PM | Comments (42)

Installing the ASP to ASP.NET Migration Assistant on Windows Vista
Note: The ASP to ASP.NET Migration tool was designed when ASP.NET v1.0 was just out and it does most of the conversion related to the then model. Also, there are a few known issues and it doesn't do a near to perfect conversion. If you are starting with ASP.NET development, the latest version is ASP.NET 3.5 which is a part of Visual Studio 2008 and I believe it provides conversion from classic ASP as well. As a part of the upcoming Virtual Tech Days, I am trying to demonstrate on migrating from ASP ......

Posted On Wednesday, February 18, 2009 4:44 PM | Comments (25)

ASP.NET Dynamic Data Wizard Preview – My Virtual TechDays Video
If you face issues in viewing this video within the blog, you can view it directly from http://silverlight.services... Cheers ......

Posted On Thursday, February 12, 2009 6:32 PM | Comments (5)

Webcast Session: Best Practices for web development using ASP.NET
UPDATE: A few people have reported issues with audio. Since it is a streamed video, I chose to download the Live Meeting Replay quality audio/video and hence the experience. If you require a better quality for listening / viewing, chose the “Microsoft Office Live Meeting High-Fidelity Presentation” as the format for downloading, after filling in the details in the following link http://msevents.microsoft.c... Here below is a recording of the ......

Posted On Thursday, February 12, 2009 2:13 PM | Comments (169)