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NuGet Package – Unity.WebAPI

January 5, 2015 .NET, .NET Framework, .NET Framework 4.5, .NET Framework 4.5.2, ASP.NET, ASP.NET 4.5, ASP.NET MVC, Microsoft, NuGet, Package Manager, VisualStudio, VS2010, VS2012, VS2013, Web API No comments

Today I came across this interesting Nuget Package for creating ASP.NET Web API project with Microsoft Unity Dependency Injection container.

  • It is pretty simple to configure and install on your existing Web API project or new ones.

Inorder to use it, use the respective NUGET package from below links:

To install Unity.WebAPI, run the following command in the Package Manager Console

PM> Install-Package Unity.WebAPI -Version 0.10.0

To install Unity.WebAPI, run the following command in the Package Manager Console

PM> Install-Package Unity.WebAPI

You can find out more about Unity.WebAPI by visiting – http://devtrends.co.uk/blog/introducing-the-unity.webapi-nuget-package

Get – Visual Studio 2013 – Update 4

November 12, 2014 .NET, .NET Framework, .NET Framework 4.5.2, ASP.NET, ASP.NET 4.5, ASP.NET AJAX, ASP.NET MVC, Azure, Azure Tools, C#.NET, Microsoft, SignalR, SQL Azure, Updates, Visual Studio 2013, VisualStudio, VS2013, WCF, WCF Data Services, Web API, Windowz Azure No comments

Microsoft has released an update for Visual Studio 2013, this update is the latest in a cumulative series of feature additions and bug fixes for Visual Studio 2013.

Download VS2013.04.exe  (Online/Web Install)

Download VS2013.04.iso (Offline Install)

For more information,

For more information:

Also see Visual Studio Updates and the Visual Studio Update KB Article.

Watch Channel 9 Series on VS 2013 Update 4

Visual Studio 2012 Update 2(2012.2)–Final Released

April 4, 2013 .NET, .NET Framework, .NET Framework 4.5, ASP.NET, ASP.NET 4.5, KnowledgeBase, Microsoft, SignalR, Updates, VisualStudio, VS2012, Web API, Windows, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8 apps development, Windows Phone, Windows Phone 7.8, Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone Development, Windows Phone Store, Windows Store, Windows Store Development No comments

Microsoft has released the final version of the Visual Studio 2012 – Update 2. You can get more details on release from Somasekhar’s blog: Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 Now Available. Somasekhar is VP of Developer Division at Microsoft. For information about the latest update, see Visual Studio Updates.

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Download Visual Studio 2012 Update 2

other products updates are also available:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Express 2012
  • IntelliTrace Collector for Visual Studio 2012
  • Remote Tools for Visual Studio 2012
  • Agents for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
  • Agents for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Language Pack
  • Courtesy: Microsoft Download Center, MSDN

    Getting Started to become MCSD–Web Application Solutions Developer

    March 30, 2013 .NET, .NET Framework, .NET Framework 4.5, ASP.NET, ASP.NET 4.5, ASP.NET MVC, Azure, Certification, Community, CSS 3, HTML, HTML5, IIS, IIS8, JavaScript, JumpStarts, KnowledgeBase, Microsoft, Microsoft Learning, MSDN, SignalR, VisualStudio, VS2012, Web, Web API, Web Services, Windowz Azure No comments

    In this article I will introduce you to the necessary requirements for preparing and earning MCSD – Web Apps Solutions Developer certification.

    In my previous article Permanent Link to Getting Started to become an MCSD in Windows Store Apps, I have introduced you to the MCSD – Windows Store Apps Developer certification exams and requirements.

    Similarity between MCSD – Win Store Apps development using HTML5 and MCSD – Web Apps is that initial exam is same for both the certification titles. 70-480 is the initial exam that is required for earning both the certifications.

    Earning an MCSD: Web Applications certification will qualify you for a position as a web developer or web administrator.

    Below are the 3 exams required to pass to earn the title MCSD: Web Applications

    1. 70-480 – Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
    2. 70-486 – Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications
    3. 70-487 – Developing Windows Azure and Web Services

    Note: This MCSD certification requires you to show continued ability to perform in your chosen solution area by completing a recertification exam every two years.

    Online Preparation materials: (Provided to you by Channel9 and Microsoft Virtual Academy)

    70-480 – Developing in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Jump Start – FREE

    70-486 –  Building Web Apps with ASP.NET Jump Start – FREE – by Scott Hanselman and Jon Galloway

    70-487 – Developing Windows Azure and Web Services – no jumpstarts available yet.

    Know more about MCSD: Web Applications | from Microsoft Learning

    Continue your learning and all the best to you – if you are planning to take MCSD on Web Applications.

    Microsoft ASP.NET and Frameworks 2012.2 – a.ka.–ASP.NET Web Tools – final Released

    March 20, 2013 .NET, .NET Framework, .NET Framework 4.5, ASP.NET, ASP.NET 4.5, ASP.NET MVC, Community, KnowledgeBase, Microsoft, Microsoft SDKs, MSDN, SignalR, VisualStudio, VS2012, Web API No comments

    Microsoft has released ASP.NET and Frameworks Update 2012.2, also known as ASP.NET Web Tools 2012.2. This will provide updates to the web frameworks that shipped with Visual Studio 2012.

    For more information see instructions in the release notes at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=275132.

    Download: AspNetWebTools2012Setup.exe

    Upcoming Webinars and Trainings on Microsoft Technologies(Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Windows Azure, HTML5) – Feb 2013

    February 12, 2013 .NET, All, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, Azure, Channel9, Community, JavaScript, JumpStarts, KnowledgeBase, Microsoft, Microsoft SDKs, Mobile-Development, MSDN, MVA, Recommends, Tech Newz, Training-Kits, Web API, Webinars, Windows, Windows 8 apps development, Windows Azure, Windows Azure Development, Windows Phone, Windows Phone 7.1 SDK, Windows Phone 7.8, Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone 8.0 SDK, Windows Phone Development, Windows Phone SDK, Windows Phone Store, Windows Store Development, Windowz Azure No comments

    Jump Start – February 19: Building Web Apps with ASP.NET (February 19)
    An accelerated introduction to building modern web applications with ASP.NET 4.5 and ASP.NET MVC 4 team-taught by Scott Hanselman and Jon Galloway.

    Windows Azure Hands-on Labs Online Training (February 20)
    Learn how to connect a Paas application to an Iaas application. Matt Hester will be available to help you work through configuring a simple web app, publish to Windows Azure, and run it in the cloud. Download the free Azure 90-day trial for the hands-on portion of this training.

    Jump Start – February 21: Building Apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8
    Compare and contrast Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 with an eye to understanding how to maximize the code you reuse when building for both platforms. Dive into guidance, best practices, patterns, and techniques that will help you deliver apps with maximum code reuse.

    Jump Start – – February 28: Advanced Windows 8 App Development Using JavaScript
    Join Jeremy Foster and Michael Palermo for a free Jump Start on optimizing and supporting Windows Store apps. It’s a fast-paced course for experienced developers that can help you prepare for Microsoft Certification Exam 70-482: Advanced Windows Store App Development Using HTML5 and JavaScript.

     

    Watch the previous jump start series:

    Building Your Windows 8 Apps with XAML and Blend
    Jerry Nixon welcomes Navit Saxena and Hari Menon from the Microsoft Blend team to discuss the latest features and improvements made in Blend as it pertains to XAML developers and its integration with Visual Studio 2012. Tune in to hear how Blend can make life much easier for Windows 8 app developers. Get 30 days of free help to build your own app – sign up today at Generation App.

    Create Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript
    This quick, step-by-step article includes code samples for how to create Windows Store apps with HTML5 and JavaScript.

    Training Guide: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
    Are you getting ready to take Microsoft Certification Exam 70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3? Buy the ebook version of the new Training Guide and start getting chapters early.

     

    [Courtesy: Channel9, MSDN Flash, Microsoft Virtual Academy(MVA) , Microsoft]