Click Once

Process.Start Method (String, String, SecureString, String)

process has a way to take a secure string

ProcessStartInfo myProcess = 
   new ProcessStartInfo("my.exe");

myProcess.UserName = "...";
SecureString password = new SecureString();
password.AppendChar('1'); // repeat
myProcess.Password = password;
myProcess.UseShellExecute = false;
Process.Start(myProcess);

ClickOnce Deployment for Visual C++ Applications

Deploying MFC applications via ClickOnce

Easy-to-use resumable .NET file downloader

Using BITS

Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS)

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PDF

http://www.leadtools.com/
http://www.pegasusimaging.com/
http://www.atalasoft.com/
http://www.tallcomponents.com
http://www.activepdf.com/products/

www.pdfforge.org   PDF Creator vb 6.0 app
http://blog.kowalczyk.info/software/sumatrapdf/index.html
http://itextsharp.sourceforge.net/

http://www.cogniview.com/convert-pdf-to-excel/post/pdf-editing-creation-50-open-sourcefree-alternatives-to-adobe-acrobat/
http://csharp-source.net/open-source/pdf-libraries

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MFC

Hosting of MFC MDI Applications from Within WinForms and WPF Applications
Integrate Windows Forms Into Your MFC Applications Through C++ Interop
WPF and Win32 Interoperation Overview
WinFormIntegration Sample: Demonstrates Hosting a WinForms User Control in an MFC Application

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ASP.net

Powerful CSS-Techniques For Effective Coding

http://www.codeproject.com/KB/aspnet/Select_List_Box.aspx

Validating ASP.NET Query Strings

ASP.NET 2.0 Tips, Tricks, Recipes and Gotchas

Improve your code: ASP.Net Label vs Literal

ASP.net Security
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/security/aa973814.aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/security/aa336653.aspx

Digital Blackbelt Series
http://www.microsoft.com/events/series/digitalblackbelt.mspx

Web Style Sheets CSS tips & tricks

CSS tips and tricks

top ten css tricks

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Online university programs

15 Free Computer Science Courses Online

MIT's Open CourseWare http://ocw.mit.edu

Berkeley's podcasts http://webcast.berkeley.edu/courses.php

Stanford's http://see.stanford.edu/see/courses.aspx

The Master List of Free Online College Courses

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Blog Applications/Engine

dasBlog

SubText

BlogEngine.net

WordPress

Movable Type 

Oxite

community server?

http://csharp-source.net/open-source/content-managment-systems

http://www.rainbowportal.net/

http://www.mojoportal.com/

http://www.cuyahoga-project.org/

http://n2cms.com/

http://www.dotnetnuke.com/

http://www.asp.net/downloads/starter-kits/the-beer-house/

Web log comparison site

http://www.weblogmatrix.org/

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Graphic Art

55 Extremely Useful Online Generators For Designers

http://www.balkhis.com/web-designs-resources/55-extremely-useful-online-generators-for-designers/

http://www.tanyamerone.com/

lots of good links for css and website design.

CSS Color Chart

Color Shades

flash color palette

http://kuler.adobe.com/
VisiBone 216-Color Webmaster's Palette
http://www.visibone.com/colorlab/big.html
List of ten color palette tools
http://www.downloadsquad.com/2008/10/09/color-me-crazy-10-best-online-color-tools/

http://www.ganato.com/free_icons/free_icons.php
http://sweetie.sublink.ca/
http://designmagus.com/free_icons
http://www.famfamfam.com/lab/icons/silk/
http://e-lusion.com/design/greyscale/
http://somerandomdude.net/srd-projects/sanscons/
http://somerandomdude.net/srd-projects/bitcons/
http://bs-markup.de/iconsets
http://marko.isfoundhere.com/webcontrolicons.php

/www.colourlovers.com

http://www.designbombs.com/

http://bestwebgallery.com/

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JQuery

JQuery video

http://www.bennadel.com/resources/presentations/jquery/video/index.htm

JQuery ui demos

http://jqueryui.com/demos/

jquery 1.3 css selection engine http://sizzlejs.com/

http://jquery.com/

http://visualjquery.com/

http://api.jquery.com/

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JavaScript

50 Fresh JavaScript Tools That Will Improve Your Workflow

Stand Alone Javascript Libraries For Specific Purposes.

JScript .NET Language Reference
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/z688wt03(VS.71).aspx

http://irt.org/script/script.htm

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Linq To SQL Stuff

N-Tier and Remote Applications with LINQ to SQL

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb882661.aspx#

Data Types and Functions (LINQ to SQL)

http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/linqntier

http://geekswithblogs.net/AndrewSiemer/archive/2008/02/05/linq-to-sql---implementing-the-repository-pattern.aspx

http://blogs.msdn.com/ericwhite/pages/FP-Tutorial.aspx

.NET - LINQ to SQL - part 4

Hooked On Linq Wiki
http://www.hookedonlinq.com/LinqToSQLFAQ.ashx

Linq to SQL Attribute Based Mapping

LINQ to SQL

Dinesh's Cyberstation
LINQ to SQL Tips 7: Minimal update when you don't want optimistic concurrency check

LINQ to SQL: .NET Language-Integrated Query for Relational Data
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb425822.aspx#linqtosql_topic1

Exploring N-Tier Architecture with LINQ to SQL (Part 4 of n)

« Exploring N-Tier Architecture with LINQ to SQL (Part 3 of n)

« Exploring N-Tier Architecture with LINQ to SQL (Part 2 of n)

« Exploring N-Tier Architecture with LINQ to SQL (Part 1 of n)

Enterprise Application Architecture with LINQ to SQL
http://www.codeproject.com/KB/architecture/EnterpriseApplicationArch.aspx

Architecting Linq to SQL

LINQ to SQL N-Tier Smart Client - Part 1 Building the Middle-Tier

LINQ to SQL N-Tier Smart Client - Part 2 Building the Client

LINQ to SQL N-Tier Smart Client - Part 3 Database Transactions

LINQ to SQL N-Tier with Web Services
Data Retrieval and CUD Operations in N-Tier Applications (LINQ to SQL)
Implementing Business Logic (LINQ to SQL)

Code Generation Tool (SqlMetal.exe)

Linq Kit
Extras

Part I - Reusable IQueryable base classes
Part II - Where and reusable Expression tree visitor
Part II - Local variable references
Part IV - Select
Part V - Improved Column binding
Part VI - Nested queries
Part VII - Join and SelectMany

101 Linq Samples c#
101 Linq Samples Visual Basic
Linq To SQL Samples Visual Basic

Tips to Improve performance
10 Tips
Three Ways

LINQ to SQL - Return Scalar Value from a Stored Procedure
http://geekswithblogs.net/michelotti/archive/2008/07/08/linq-to-sql---return-scalar-value-from-a-stored.aspx

Linq and Join => an entitiy.
http://forums.microsoft.com/MSDN/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=578686&SiteID=1

 

How to: Use Stored Procedures Mapped for Multiple Result Shapes (LINQ to SQL)

 

How to use LINQ to SQL to batch queries and return Multiple Results without Stored Procedures, by Tony Wright

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CSS

10-useful-cssjs-coding-solutions-for-web-developers

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Silverlight

http://weblogs.asp.net/lduveau/archive/2009/07/22/silverlight-3-object-tag-param-list-aka-where-is-my-asp-silverlight-control.aspx

MS dev (Microsoft trainingM for solution providers)

XAML Fest Online

ObservableCollection Base Class With Expression Blend Designer Support
ObservableCollection Base Class With Expression Blend Designer Support – An Example Project
Silverlight DataGrid – A Simple Pager Control

 

wpf silverlight framework.

http://caliburn.codeplex.com/

http://www.codeplex.com/wpfonyx

 

Modal Popup Dialog Box

http://silverlight.net/forums/t/28514.aspx

 

http://www.silverlight.net/Quickstarts/BuildUi/6ac5741f-ef92-4b8b-9919-ac7fa2c5ba09.aspx

 

http://www.silverlight.net/Quickstarts/BuildUi/ControlEventHandlers.aspx

 

http://www.silverlight.net/quickstarts/Dom/DomAccess.aspx

 

Javascript communication to Silverlight 2.0

http://weblogs.asp.net/albertpascual/archive/2008/08/13/javascript-communication-to-silverlight-2-0.aspx

 

http://www.wilcob.com/Wilco/Articles.aspx

 

Silverlight and JavaScript Interop Basics

http://pietschsoft.com/post/2008/06/Silverlight-and-JavaScript-Interop-Basics.aspx

 

Mike Taulty: 44 Amazing Silverlight 2.0 Screencasts
http://channel9.msdn.com/posts/Dan/Mike-Taulty-44-Silverlight-20-Screencasts/

 

http://quickstarts.asp.net/3-5-extensions/reference/silverlightref/default.aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb404716(VS.95).aspx
http://quickstarts.asp.net/3-5-extensions/silverlight/SilverlightCtrl-XAMLUsingManagedCode.aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc221359(VS.95).aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc221414(VS.95).aspx
http://www.silverlight.net/quickstarts/managed.aspx

 

SilverLight Controls
http://community.netikatech.com/demos/
http://www.visifire.com/silverlight_pie_charts_gallery.php
http://labs.componentone.com/Sapphire/
http://www.codeplex.com/richtextedit
http://www.vectorlight.net/
http://www.codeplex.com/VWGSilverlight
http://www.codeplex.com/SilverlightP2P
BlackLight
http://www.codeplex.com/blacklight/

Silverlight toolkit demo

http://silverlight.net/samples/sl2/toolkitcontrolsamples/run/default.html

silverlight toolkit

http://www.codeplex.com/Silverlight

Patient Journey Demonstrator

http://www.mscui.net/PatientJourneyDemonstrator/

Microsoft® Health Common User Interface Control Toolkit

http://www.codeplex.com/mscui/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=18699

Silverlight Contrib

http://www.slextensions.net

Silverlight 2.0 Syntax Highlighting TextBox (Code Project Article)

Silverlight FloatableWindow ( Tim Heuer) codeplex http://floatablewindow.codeplex.com/

plain old control providers

Componentone.com

telerik.com

infragistics.com

devexpress.com

http://www.silverlightshow.net/Default.aspx

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XML

xsd to c# class website. http://www.bware.biz/CodeXS/CodeXS.asmx

visual studio xsd.exe http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/x6c1kb0s(VS.80).aspx

codeproject posible code for web based xsd to class http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cpp/CodeXS.aspx

http://www.w3.org/TR/xmlschema-2/#datatype

&— The & character

  • &lt;— The < character

  • &gt;— The > character

  • &apos;— The ' character

  • &quot;— The " character

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    WPF

    Rendering XML as a FlowDocument

    http://chriscavanagh.wordpress.com/2008/11/02/rendering-xml-as-a-flowdocument/

    http://xmlflowdocument.codeplex.com/

    WPF 3D Chromium Browser

    http://chriscavanagh.wordpress.com/2009/08/25/a-real-wpf-webbrowser/

    on codeplex http://wpfchromium.codeplex.com/SourceControl/changeset/view/26655

    wpf xml editor http://gregsxmleditor.codeplex.com/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=26409

    WPF Diagram Designer 3

    WPF Diagram Designer Part 4

    Remembering WPF Windows Position

    Kaxaml

    MS dev (Microsoft trainingM for solution providers)

    XAML Fest Online

    WPF XAML Cheat Sheet

    http://blog.blueboxes.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/wpfcheatsheet.pdf

    Caliburn is a framework designed to aid in the development of WPF and Silverlight applications. It implements a variety of UI patterns that are geared towards solving problems encountered in real-world scenarios. Some patterns that are enabled by the framework include MVC, MVP, Presentation Model (MVVM), and Commands.
    http://www.codeplex.com/caliburn/

     

    Utilities

    Snoop

    Mole

    Pistachio

    Crack.Net

    Kaxaml Kaxaml.com

    XamlPat v4 http://blogs.msdn.com/llobo/archive/2008/08/25/xamlpadx-4-0.aspx

    wpf-Resources http://wpf-resources.com/default.aspx

    xamlHack http://shevaspace.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!FD9A0F1F8DD06954!505.entry

    xaml powertoys

    ocean, need the link!

    Microsoft® Health Common User Interface Control Toolkit

    http://www.codeplex.com/mscui/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=18699


    WPF Decorators Build Your Own


    WPF Window

    Avalon Dock


    Complex Hierarchical Data Templates

    Kevin's Bag-O-Tricks - January 2007 On WindowsClient.NET


    Kevin's Bag of Tricks

    http://fluidkit.codeplex.com/

    Windows Presentation Foundation ie the WPF Toolkit

    Syntax Highlighting in Rich TextBox Control - Part 1 not WPF but the strategy is not far off.

    Actipro SyntaxEditor

    RichTextBox syntax highlighting WPF based blog.

    Customized RichTextBox

     

    AqiStar.TextBox Syntax Highlighting WPF control

    Avalon Edit (sharp develop code window)

    Advanced Text Formatting  (MSDN we'll see how long that link is good for)

    Windows Text Blog

    ScintillaNet (might be interesting. still seems active)

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    NHibernate

     

    Identifying NHibernate-Related Bottlenecks through Performance Monitoring

    Optimizing Performance in NHibernate: Part 2: A Collection of Enhancements

    Simple Auditing Using An NHibernate Iinterceptor.

    NHibernate : Queries

    Your very first NHibernate Application from DotNetSlackers 

    Part 1 of this article series: http://dotnetslackers.com/articles/ado_net/Your-very-first-NHibernate-application-Part-1.aspx

    Part 2 of this article series: http://dotnetslackers.com/articles/ado_net/Your-very-first-NHibernate-application-Part-2.aspx

    Part 3 of this article series: http://dotnetslackers.com/articles/ado_net/Your-very-first-NHibernate-application-Part-3.aspx

    Linq to NHibernate http://mhinze.com/linq-to-nhibernate-in-10-minutes/

    NHibernate mailing list http://groups.google.com/group/nhusers?pli=1

    A total n00b’s guide to migrating from a custom data layer to Nhibernate: getting started

    http://weblogs.asp.net/bleroy/archive/2009/08/17/a-total-n00b-s-guide-to-migrating-from-a-custom-data-layer-to-nhibernate-getting-started.aspx

    http://nhforge.org/wikis/howtonh/your-first-nhibernate-based-application.aspx

    http://nhforge.org/doc/nh/en/index.html

    http://www.summerofnhibernate.com/

    http://www.thefreakparade.com/2008/07/so-you-want-to-learn-nhibernate-part-1-of-1-the-links/

    http://www.theserverside.net/news/thread.tss?thread_id=46642

    NHibernate Mapping Examples: http://davybrion.com/blog/2007/07/nhibernate-mapping-examples/

    Data Access With NHibernate: http://davybrion.com/blog/2008/06/data-access-with-nhibernate/

    Fluent NHibernate

    http://wiki.fluentnhibernate.org/show/HomePage

    http://code.google.com/p/fluent-nhibernate/

    http://fluentnhibernate.org/

    http://blogs.hibernatingrhinos.com/nhibernate/archive/2008/08/11/a-fluent-interface-to-nhibernate.aspx

    CastleProject (Castle Active Record)

    Sharp Architecture

    http://code.google.com/p/sharp-architecture/

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