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.NET Coding Educational Resources

Microsoft’s ASP.NET site has several resources keyed to the Learn menu tab on the home page.

Here are some topics I am interested in:

http://www.asp.net/signalr.

http://www.asp.net/web-api.

http://www.asp.net/single-page-application

http://www.asp.net/entity-framework

LightSwitch is a technology for rapidly building a form and grid frontend for databases. Resources:

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Something I learned today about database views

The only way to filter or use parameters on a view, is to use unconverted select fields.

For example; if you do the following in a view: ” Select CONVERT(char, dbo.tblStays.DateStart, 101) AS ‘Stay Start’, CONVERT(char, dbo.tblStays.DateStop, 101)  AS ‘Stay Stop’ ” Then you can’t do “WHERE [Placement Start] > 2008-09-09” in the query […]