A Cool New ‘Paste JSON As Classes’ Feature in ASP.NET Web Tools 2012.2 RC

January 26, 2013

Great news for Web developers, With ASP.NET and Web Tools 2012.2 RC installed, you now have a great and easy tool for converting your JSON objects into C# or VB.NET classes. This feature uses Newtonsoft JSON parser to parse JSON text from clipboard. Once Newtonsoft JSON parser validates the clipboard data as valid JSON, then it will be converted into C# or VB.NET class depending on the selected file type. Here’s a simple example: A) Copy to clipboard your JSON object. { "link": "http://www.microsoft.com/Surface/en-US", "virtual": "Virtual Keyboard", "partial": " The magnesium panels are finished...

How To Create Custom Search Engine For SharePoint 2013 In Google Chrome

January 1, 2013

A great way to search something on your SharePoint 2013 site or any older version of SharePoint without the need of browsing to the site and start writing your search query cause Google Custom Search is doing it for you. Steps for Adding a Custom Search Engine A) Right click mouse on the address bar and choose “Edit Search Engine” B) You will need to fill 3 text boxes.  Add a new search engine – the name of the search engine, by default, Google Chrome uses the site’s domain name Keyword – use a Keyword that will be easy to remember like “SP” or...