Multiselect WebCombo (Infragistics)

As Infragistics webcombo (current latest is v7.3) doesn't directly support multiple selection yet as mentioned here I figured I'd post a work around I did while facing the same issue. Attaching a sample ASP.NET Website Project to this post  (see below) but basically it involves a checkbox column within the webcombo. [more] However, encountered a ...

Visual Studio Gallery

Just ran into one of Bill Evjen's blog post about interesting Visual Studio Plugins and from there came across Visual Studio Gallery – Products and Extensions for Visual Studio. I don't actually mess with my Visual Studio installation (except for CoolCommands) since as we know it's critical for work but if you feel like giving ...

Convert Enum to Collection For DataBinding

I had a need to convert an enum to a collection for binding and I came across the solution from here In addition, I thought I'd post an method I've coded before where I needed enum values for binding to (ID and Name) but since enum names cannot contain spaces and I needed the DataTextField ...

My Technorati Profile

To claim this blog in technorati I have a link to my profile so here it goes: Technorati Profile Rank: 8,911,336 – not a bad start. hehehe  

Introduction to SQL Server 2008 Free eBook

I belive all you need is a Windows Live ID. The book is not complete yet. Only chapter 1 (Declarative Management Framework) is currently viewable without signing up and signing up includes Chapter 11 (Transact-SQL Enhancement). But when the book is completed the whole content of the book will be available for free. The 1st ...

Fixes in .NET Framework 2.0 SP1

For a list of problems that were fixed by .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1, see link below. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945757

March 26 – Defy All Challenges: The .NET Developer Roadshow

Microsoft Philippines Event  March 26 – Defy All Challenges: The .NET Developer Roadshow SM Megamall Cinema 4 Click on the image for more info

Subscribed to Feedburner which by the way was acquired by Google

I just subscribed to FeedBurner and as you will see, the "Subscribe to My Feed" now points to my feedburner address. The cool thing with using FeedBurner is you get a lot of functionality out of the box. They have support for a number of readers and I'm sure they will add more. And even ...

Install .NET Windows Service with Visual Studio Setup Wizard or Project

I've done this a couple of times but I still tend to forget at times so I might as well post here for me and hopefully someone else's reference. To create a Windows Service see this article by Ken Getz : Windows Services: New Base Classes in .NET Make Writing a Windows Service Easy There ...

My Site’s Performance

This is currently hosted in GoDaddy (yes, you bet it's the price with SQL and AJAX I'd have to say it's a good one). But either there is just something messy in my setup of BlogEngine.NET or Personal Web Starter Kit or this cheap hosting is really slow. I'm using SQL storage for both applications ...