A 6-post collection

TechEd - Building Responsive Web Applications with MVC4, WebAPI and HTML5

This session was presented by Brendan Kowitz (@brendankowitz) a Senior Developer from Readify and covered building responsive mobile web applications with MVC4, WebAPI and HTML5.  Overview Building a great user experience Data + WebAPI Going offline Packaging  Why responsible mobile web applications? Responsive, fluid usage, respond to online and offline events »

CRM 2011 List Component for SharePoint activation problems solved

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 comes with out of the box integration with SharePoint 2010which allows users to store documents associated with CRM records. This is implemented with the List Component for SharePoint. This is a sandboxed solution that is deployed to the target SharePoint site. When activated it allows »

SharePoint weird delay on first load

Are you seeing ridiculous delays in your SharePoint web app spinning up with little activity on the server? Is it take over 2 minutes to display the first page after an app pool recycle? Does your server have access to the internet? No? This will cause delays when a signed »

ASP.NET MVC and Visual Studio 2010

I’ve been getting familiar with the ASP.NET MVC v2 project that comes with Visual Studio 2010. It’s been a while since I’ve written a lot of code so I wanted to sharpen my skills and also get familiar with this different way of working. If you’ »

Microsoft support for jQuery

Good to see Microsoft throwing their support behind jQuery and committing resources to developing for it. Also interesting to see their proposal for including templating in the core of jQuery. I currently use the excellent jTemplates plug-in for jQuery (even if the doco is a little hard to follow) and »

SharePoint user profiles

I have a need to be able to enumerate through the SharePoint User Profile database to collect some stats and do some analysis. Here’s some handy articles I came across while researching it. How To Properly Enumerate User Profiles using the SharePoint User Profile Web Service Updating and Enumerating »