Let’s hookup with ASP.NET Webhooks Preview

Webhook – A simple HTTP POST based pub/sub mechanism between web applications or services. This is a very effective that most of the modern web applications use this in order to handle event based pub/sub. ASP.NET WebHooks is a framework which is in the preview release; this eases the task of incorporating webhooks in ASP.NET … Continue reading Let’s hookup with ASP.NET Webhooks Preview

Facebook like link sharing

When you paste a URL in the FB share, FB pulls out some information about the URL along with any available images. I created a similar feature in ASP.NET few years ago and I got the project file while clearing out  one of my disk partitions and thought of sharing it. This project uses HTMLAgilitPack … Continue reading Facebook like link sharing

CRUD operations in Infragistics WebDataGrid

DataGrids are vital controls in many user interfaces. Like it or not still 2D tables are one of the most comfortable user interface elements in not only viewing data but also in performing rapid inserts and updates. CRUD operations of DataGrid is not a big innovation, but there are plenty of ways to do that. … Continue reading CRUD operations in Infragistics WebDataGrid

UI Updates – Part 2

ASP.NET ASP.NET UI updates are handles using Ajax. In this example it is described how to use the ASP.NET Ajax for the updates. In ASP.NET Ajax we can have update panel and make the updates via Ajax calls. Prepare your ASPX markup like below. 1: <body> 2: <form id="form1" runat="server"> 3: <asp:ScriptManager ID="ScriptManager1" runat="server"></asp:ScriptManager> 4: … Continue reading UI Updates – Part 2

Starting a process from a Windows Service

If you have some knowledge about Windows services and their functionalities then go ahead. Otherwise you may not understand some of the points mentioned here. Are you suffering from starting a process from your windows service ? I have a cunning solution for that. Normally we cannot start any process either on our local machine … Continue reading Starting a process from a Windows Service