May 2009

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C# Plugin Architecture

by Joe on May 12th in Architecture, C#, DLLs, Plugins

Working with DLLs and C# plugins can be an interesting problem. In our particular case, I needed to be able to drop in a dll (not known at compile time) based on a known interface, and have it discovered an run during runtime. I found the following video that made everything crystal clear:http://www.johnkoerner.com/index.php?/archives/43-Creating-a-Plugin-Architecture-in-C.html Other interesting […]

Office Live Dialog keeps popping up

by Joe on May 6th in MS Office, Office Live

An update to MS Office caused the following message box to appear continually:MESSAGE TEXT [Title] Office Live Workspace [Body]Get Started With Office Live Thanks for installing Office live add-in via Microsoft Update. You can now get started using Office Live Workspace. This Office Live Workspace lets you: -Access and view documents from almost any computer […]

Email Queue

by Joe on May 3rd in C#, EMail, QUEUE, SMTP

So I was thinking about the situation of one of the websites I work with. The website is on a separate server from the SMTP server, so requests for information, purchases, etc. risk getting dead air. I chose to solve this problem by setting up a fairly simple queue on the web server. Essentially, any […]

Code Dojo at Houston Alt.Net

by Joe on May 3rd in Code Dojo, Houston Alt.Net, JP Hamilton, Microsoft

JP Hamilton will soon be teaching a Code Dojo at the Houston Microsoft office. All of the information is on the Houston Alt.Net Wiki, so come over and check it out! If you’re ready to register, head over to the Registration Page. WHEN: May 7th at 6 PMWHERE: Microsoft Office in HoutonWHAT: Totally awesome TDD […]

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