C# 3.0 Anonymous Types

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Anonymous types are a new language feature introduced in the C# 3.0 release. For those that remember your set theory, an anonymous type is described as a tuple type that is automatically inferred and created from its object initializer. An object initializer specifies the values from one or more fields... Read more

C# 3.0 Type Inference

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One of the new language features of the C# 3.0 language release is type inference. Wikipedia has an excellent discussion on type inference, including a non-technical and technical explanation. C# 3.0 introduces the concept of type inference with the var keyword. At first glance, this looks a... Read more

Detecting if IIS is installed and ASP/ASP.NET is registered - Article

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I have finally turned my previous post in to a new article on Code Project. This article provides a definitive way to determine which version of IIS is installed, what IIS subcomponents are installed, and also if ASP or ASP.NET has been registered with IIS. This article provides... Read more

TechEd Birds-of-a-Feather deadline near

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Apparently, this Friday (April 6) is the last day to submit Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF) session topics for TechEd 2007. Having attended several BOF sessions over the last few years, I decided to submit one of my own for this year. The topic I chose is titled “Code Styles and Standards... Read more