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

Real Technology Heroes

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In an excellent tribute to the Budweiser “Real Men of Genius” commercials comes Real Technology Heroes. Just like the original Bud commercials, this site salutes those geeks that don’t get recognized…but should. That’s right, we salute you, Mr. “select * from table examples” guy... Read more

TechEd Technical Tracks Summary, Updated

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There are 14 core tracks and 2 virtual tracks at TechEd this year, which will cover more than 1,000 sessions. In case you’re wondering, a virtual track is a collection of sessions or labs that share a common theme but span several tracks. Microsoft has revised the technical tracks slightly since my... Read more