The .NET Framework takes a much different approach to the Environment than Windows. There is a class called Environment, which is part of the System namespace.
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Does a simple C++ application compile to the same IL as the equivalent VB or C# application? Let's see.
There is no way Microsoft could know in advance what all of the types programmers would return from an XML Web Service. Caught between a rock and a hard place, Microsoft wanted to make Web Services easy to consume, but there is no one-size fits all client-side proxy. The solution was found in the CodeDOM.
NUnit is an open source, testing framework for all .NET languages. The big payoff is that NUnit can run tests automatically, and it can be integrated as part of your build, test, and deployment lifecycle. See it in action with Visual Basic .NET...
Explore how to build an object in .NET that can log information to a file or the event log.
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The Transactional File System (TxF), which allows access to an NTFS file system to be conducted in a transacted manner through extensions to the Windows SDK API. MFC 10, has been extended to support TxF and related technologies. This support allows existing MFC applications to be easily extended to support kernel transactions.
Adding extra fields to an ASP.NET membership set-up doesn't have to be difficult, especially if there is only a small amount of data.
Learn how to save and retrieve BLOBS from a database with Visual Basic.NET.
This article introduces you to Big Data, Apache Hadoop and MapReduce jobs. We will also learn how to create MapReduce jobs using C#.