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Posted by | September 11, 2007
MSDN Event in Boise (Oct 4, 2007)

Plant to attend the MSDN event on October 4, 2007 (a Thursday). Products to be discussed: ASP.NET, Office, Visual Studio, and Windows Vista. times: 1:00 to 5:00 (welcome Time: 12:00...

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Posted by | July 9, 2007
Extracting documents directly from a SharePoint database

Last month at Tech-Ed, I asked many of my SharePoint friends, and a few vendors, how to do this. I got answers ranging from "You can't" to "You'll need to buy our utility"....

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Posted by | May 31, 2007
Microsoft Surface – Coffee table of the future!

Have you seen this yet? I caught a quick news story this morning on TV about Microsoft Surface. Here's an article from the July 2007 issue of Popular Mechanics. There's a...

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Posted by | May 25, 2007
Microsoft PDC 2007 – Rescheduled

Microsoft (and others) had announed that its Fall Professional Developer's Conference (PDC) would be October 2-5, in Los Angeles. Yesterday, they canceled the event and are in the process of...

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Posted by | May 25, 2007
Microsoft PDC 2007 – Rescheduled!

Microsoft (and others) had announed that its Fall Professional Developer's Conference (PDC) would be October 2-5, in Los Angeles. Yesterday, they canceled the event and are in the process of...

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Posted by | April 18, 2007
Welcome to "The Region"

Microsoft just launched "The Region", a global hub for the 140 software architects, developers, trainers and other professionals selected as Regional Directors. The site is designed to help RDs circulate insights, information,...

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Posted by | April 14, 2007
Did you sign the VB6 petition?

If you did sign the petition, then you should probably get out more, and check out a cool technology called .NET. If you did not sign the petition, be proud and show...

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Posted by | March 24, 2007
Outlook 2007 with Vista

During my recent upgrade, I moved to Vista and Outlook 2007.  I have to say, I LOVE the Outlook 2007 UI.  I'm much more productive, and it introduces some very,...

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Posted by | March 22, 2007
Next "Ask An Expert" Live chat – April 19, 2007

The next Ask An Expert Live Chat is scheduled for Thursday, April 19, 2007 at 12:00 PM PDT.   Mark your calendars (or click this ICS link). For more information, visit Microsoft Technical...

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Posted by | March 9, 2007
Using the ReportViewer control in .NET 2.0?

One of the coolest controls that Visual Studio 2005 includes is the report design and view functionality of the ReportViewer controls. What used to be a server-only function, .RDL (now .RDLC) files can be...

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