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Developer Interviews - Code first approach

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  One of challenges that I’ve seen people facing while executing projects is that they often end up having people in their team  (many a times screened ...

Installing Buddypress Template Pack

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This post is very specific to installing non-Buddypress compliant themes on Buddypress enabled Wordpress website.  So for those who don’t know what is B...

Winform Tip#10: Getting File Properties

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Instantiate a FileInfo object with the full path as constructor arg. Then simply call FileInfo.Extension and you will get just the extension of the file.   F...

Winform Tip#9: ColorPicker

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Choose a textbox over which we will test this experiment: [sourcecode language='csharp'] ColorDialog colorDialog1 = new ColorDialog(); //fontDialog1.ShowColo...

Winform Tip#7:Browser within Winform

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WebBrowser control can be used inside a form to display HTML contents and listen to events such as NavigateComplete or BeforeNavigate Use of ActiveX wrappers...

Winform tip#6:DataGrid vs DataGridView

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DataGridView is an enhanced version of DataGrid.  Some of the features lacking in DataGrid are: Multiple column types Multiple ways to display data Multiple...

Winform Tip#4: Deployment in Winform

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Best way to deploy is by using ClickOnce deployment. This allows user to get regular updates, patches to the product while conforming to the security standar...

Winform Tip#1: Transparent Form

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The opacity property enables you to specify a level of transparency for the form and its controls. See the .NET documentation for Form.Opacity for difference...