What to you mean IIS can't handle that kind of URL?

by Aaron D-H 8. June 2009 20:17
…or how to take advantage of the IIS 7.0 Integrated Pipeline mode. In this article we are presenting a module library for IIS 7.0 that gives full control over how IIS handles URLs. The ASP.NET URLRewriter library allows a web developer to specify and handle just about any type of URL scheme. [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | Visual Basic | ASP.NET

Corporate Ready HTML and Plain Text Email with SmtpClient

by Aaron D-H 27. May 2009 01:25
Here is a new email template library that makes it dead easy for your web application to send the most professional looking email using as little as three lines of code. Sending plain text email from your web application has always been relatively easy using the SmtpClient, but most web appl... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | ASP.NET

Displaying SharePoint Enhanced Rich Text Formatted (RTF) Text fields in Silverlight

by Aaron D-H 29. April 2009 02:56
Silverlight can be used to enhance the user experience for SharePoint users. Most data stored in SharePoint can be displayed directly by existing Silverlight controls and/or the controls available in the Silverlight Toolkit available on Codeplex.  The exception to this is the displaying of... [More]

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Software Engineering | C# | SharePoint | Silverlight

Practical Silverlight and SharePoint Integration: Part Four

by Aaron D-H 20. April 2009 22:26
Expanding on part three of this series, in this article, we will use the GetListItemsAsync call to retrieve Silverlight/SharePoint list items. [More]


Software Engineering | C# | SharePoint | Silverlight

Practical Silverlight and SharePoint Integration: Part Three

by Aaron D-H 9. March 2009 19:54
In Part Two of this series we expanded on the out-of-the-box connectivity to the SharePoint Lists web service and added the ability to dynamically connect to any SharePoint server URL.  In this article we will make a more complex call to retrieve list detail and show how data retrieved fro... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | SharePoint | Silverlight

Translating Coordinates In Silverlight 2

by Aaron D-H 25. February 2009 19:11
When you are doing complex things to objects in Silverlight like aninmation of scale and rotation it is sometimes neccesary to be able to translate a point from the object that has been rotated and scaled into it’s parents coordinate system.  Luckly the Silverlight 2 dev team has a solu... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | Silverlight

Practical Silverlight and SharePoint Integration: Part Two

by Aaron D-H 24. February 2009 20:43
In part one of this series we built a simple Silverlight 2 application that could retrieve list information from SharePoint.  In part two we will expand on how Silverlight connects to SharePoint web services and move beyond the default connectivity that you get when you add a service ref... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | Project Management | SharePoint | Silverlight

Practical Silverlight and SharePoint Integration: Part One

by Aaron D-H 22. February 2009 01:48
The user experience with SharePoint can be expanded in a number of ways.  The usual road is to write web parts that run on the server.  The drawback to this approach is that in a large corporate environment many companies are very reluctant to support more that just the out-of-the-box we... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C# | Project Management | Agile | SharePoint | Silverlight

Adding generic intelligence to ASP.NET configurations files

by Aaron D-H 2. February 2006 05:01
.NET configuration files are the perfect place to keep all your implementation specific information, such as server connection strings, banner content, etc.  However, when you are deploying in multiple environments, with say, a development environment, test environment, pre-production envi... [More]


Software Engineering | .NET | C#

About the Author

I'd like to introduce myself to you... My name is Aaron Daisley-Harrison.  I have worked in the software engineering field for a number of years, and as an  Application Architect have created solutions for many industry verticals; worked with both Java and Microsoft technologies; Developed SQL database engines as well as full text search systems; and Knowledge management systems.   I am currently doing contract work out of the Pacific North West and have lately been focusing on Microsoft technologies like SharePoint 2007/2010, WCF, Identity Framework, JQuery, Xml and Silverlight.



The opinions expressed herein are my own personal opinions and do not represent my employer's view in anyway.

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