Slides from IDNDUG – July 2015 – Cross-Platform Development with VS2015 and .NET Core

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Thanks for all that attended my session at IDNDUG on Cross-Platform Development with VS2015 and .NET Core. Below are links to the session slides, resources and credits. Slides Resources and Credits​ Apache Cordova​ Getting Started with Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova​ https://www.visualstudio.com/en-US/explore/cordova-vs​ https://github.com/Microsoft/cordova-samples​ Visual Studio 2015​ https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/news/feature-timeline-vs​ .NET Core 5​ https://github.com/dotnet/coreclr https://github.com/aspnet/home Sessions​ Taking .NET Cross-Platform: Building .NET Applications on Linux and Mac, Habib Heydarian​ Building Cross-Platform Apps with Apache Cordova and Microsoft Build.vNext, WPSchaub, Anisha​ Strategies for Developing Cross-Platform Applications with Visual Studio 2015, Amanda Silver​ Building Cross-Platform Mobile Apps in C++ with Visual Studio 2015, Ankit Asthana​ Cross-Platform Development with Visual Studio,  Eric Mittelette, Oliver Bloch, ​Kirupa Chinnathambi , David Catuhe, Edgar Banguero,...

Speaking at the Israel Dot NET Developers User Group (IDNDUG) on Cross Platform Development

Sunday, May 31, 2015

I'll be speaking at the Israel Dot NET Developers User Group (IDNDUG) on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 about cross-platform development, following Ariel Ben Horesh session on Git in Visual Studio. IDNDUG meetings are as always open to the public. Register free at: http://idndug-jul15.eventbrite.com Sessions Cross-Platform Development with VS2015 and .NET Core .NET development with Visual Studio in not limited to the Windows platform. In this session we will see the how we can leverage our .NET projects in cross-platform environments including Windows, Linux and Mac using Visual Studio 2015 and .NET Core. Then we'll take a deep dive into the new tools that allows us...

Presenting on ALM & DevOps with Visual Studio 2013 Open Event

Friday, December 6, 2013

Microsoft will host CodeValue on (9th rescheduled) 15th Jan. 2014 on an open house event - "From ALM to DevOps - Upgrading the organizational ALM solution to a full DevOps environment". I'll be delivering a session on one of the exciting new features of TFS 2013: Release Management formerly known as InCycle InRelease.   For details and registration:
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TFS 2012 Update 2 – Top 5 ALM Reasons To Update

Friday, April 5, 2013

TFS Update 2 Offers Settings Preservation for In-Place Upgrades No more uninstalling the previous TFS version Work Item Tagging Tag and filter work items easily Web based Test Hub Manage Test Plans from the web Email Work Items from Web Access ...
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Visual Studio 2012 Branching Bug?

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

An unusual bug discovered on a customer site related to Visual Studio + TFS 2012 branching  I've posted it on connect: #780177: A newly created branch contains historical partial merges on a server upgraded from 2010 to 2012 causing unexpected conflicts   The odd part is, the 2nd workaround we've found exposes unexpected difference when running from Visual Studio UI, where tf.exe command does not seems to reproduce the problem.   Workarounds 1. Running "tf.exe merge /recursive /discard <parent> <child>" seems to fix the issue. 2. Use the command line...
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Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 CTP 2

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 CTP 2 was released and brings some more fixes and improvements including the long awaited feature to send work item email from TFS web access and UI testing support for Windows Store apps. New features in TFS: Agile Planning New work item tags provide lightweight metadata for work items "Connect" dialog box is added to Team Explorer to locate different team project connections and projects Ability to send...
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Presenting on ALM & Visual Studio 2012 Open House

Sunday, November 25, 2012

I'll be presenting at the "Special Open House: ALM & Visual Studio 2012 - Latest Features and Updates" event on Monday, December 3, 2012 about the new features in TFS 2012. This is an open event hosted by CodeValue and Microsoft. Abstract Visual Studio 2012 provides all the necessary tools for building modern "Apps" for the PC, the Device and the Cloud. Combining With Team Foundation Service, you get an end-to-end ALM solution that handles everything from version control and code reviews to agile planning and automated builds and tests. CodeValue is proud to present Visual...
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Visual Studio 2012 Update 1

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Brian Harry posted about the first update for Visual Studio 2012 under the new release cadence, in which Visual Studio updates get released quarterly. Early adaptors can download the CTP. "In addition to dozens of new features, we’ve fixed hundreds of bugs that we’ve found and you’ve reported." http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=34818
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Open Source Utilities For Analyzing .NET Objects

Friday, July 27, 2012

UI test automation with Coded UI is all about mapping the controls of the target application so that a UI test procedure could be run automatically, invoking controls and make assertions. Certain controls of the target application might be cumbersome to detect. Here’s some tools that can come in handy when the Coded UI Test Builder have troubles finding your controls. wfSpy - The Windows Forms Spy Utility https://github.com/cplotts/wfSpy Good for: Analyzing .NET WinForms applications Supported Frameworks: 1.1 – 4.0 Supports 64-bit: No Snoop - the WPF Spy Utility...
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