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  2. Event Calendar for MVC5

    At present the only code that attempts to accomplish this below does not work?

    http://www.tuicool.com/articles/6byERf

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  3. mutiple scaffolding templates per project

    Hi
    the current scaffolding implementation restrict scaffolding to generators implementing ICodeGenerator
    which are controller and view

    paths and folders are strongly typed in Microsoft.Framework.CodeGenerators.Mvc\Constants.cs

    this implementation is sufficient when I only need a single template for controller and view
    however if i need multiple templates per project I will have to create a separate project to extend ICodeGenerator for new templates and reference them in my web project

    the implementation in previous mvc was folder structure based for defining new templates in customization
    I used to add folders to Templates folder in my project and they would come up in…

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  5. How to implement membership in azure database

    It'd be great if a detailed tutorial of how to implement membership is added, covering best practices and recommendations since as far as I know, there are many features that azure does not support at the moment.

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    Can you be more specific. What would you like added to my Deploy a Secure ASP.NET MVC 5 app with Membership, OAuth, and SQL Database to an Azure Website tutorial?

  6. Pls provide a snippet of code on how is possible to extract specific propertie from a claim in the code behind (Homecontroller) usin ACS

    I followed the article at http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/active-directory-dotnet-how-to-use-access-control/ to the lettre, which successfully executes and displays correctly but it does not indicate how to get specific information from the claim such as the nameidentifier or the email. I tried several syntx to get propertie or values for nameidentifier and others but everytime getting a different runtime or compile errors.

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  8. Document best practice for MVC 6.X server and client side validation.

    Thank you for your tutorial series Rick I learned lots. In your Movie tutorial, Part 10 Validation, you say to keep things DRY. The example is for a single form-by-form record collection. In many instances we will want inline editing of one or more rows to achieve our targeted productivity; ie through inline table row creation/editing.
    Validation and data types are defined within a Model. It would be nice to re-use the definitions in, for example, JavaScript inline creation of a table row and know with confidence that the latest techniques/approach/libraries are being used. I follow the various papers available…

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  9. Do some research in standard domains like finance, insurance, education - their major activities - suggest technologies effectively

    Do some research in standard domains like finance, insurance, education - their major activities - suggest technologies effectively.
    For example: In case of stock price, which is more real-time - can we have more SignalR integrated... or similarly long forms of data in insurance.. do you suggest Asp.net or quite independent activities on a web page -prefer MVC...etc

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  10. Overriding custom global filters

    From time to time, I need to override a specific global filter (usually on controller level) for a particular action. As far as I know, there is no elegant way to accomplish this task.

    By the way, I know there are some override attributes for some standard ASP.NET MVC types like OverrideActionFilters but I need a generic one to use for my own custom written filters.

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  11. Bulk Attendance

    It is very difficult to find demos on single parent with multiple child records. For example, a form that collects family information and then adds several family members in a single form. Another would be to add attendances (in Contoso University) for each class as a single form bulk insert for each student. (taking roll).

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  12. Full fledged MVC Application with Test Project with Visual Studio Testing Tools and the standard conventions to be followed.

    I searched a lot but could not find an MVC App with Test Project with Test Cases for all PL, BL and DL can you please provide the same to have reference of standard conventions to be followed.

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  13. ASP.NET MVC 5.2 Attribute routing improvements and Internationalization of routes

    Attribute routing improvements that come with ver 5.2 are exciting. I've tried it with internationalization structure described in Nadeem Afana's post http://afana.me/post/aspnet-mvc-internationalization.aspx by aplying a route prefix on base class with InheritedRouteAttribute but wasn't able to succed.
    Something on base class definition like this:
    [InheritedRoute("{culture}")]

    I wasn't able to make run example provided in here either:
    http://www.asp.net/mvc/overview/releases/whats-new-in-aspnet-mvc-52

    Can someone provide a better example code for such case.

    Thank you

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  14. how to show millions of records in table with paging

    I have a database with millions of rows and i want to show these records in table with asp buttons

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    under review  ·  Rick Anderson responded

    Paging has been requested, you might want to find the top paging request and vote for it.

  15. Why Code First Model instead of Database First

    Creating tables and refreshing the EDMX is straight forward. Creating table load scripts also is straight forward.

    For these reasons I do not see the advantages o Code First and the need to learn the additional syntax to seed he tables.

    The main advantages I see, is unlike Database, First the data annotations can be done when the class (tables) are defined in Entity Frame work.

    I would like to see an article of pros and cons
    I would like to see an article explaining the advantages.

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  16. ODataMediaTypeFormatters Samples

    It would be nice to have samples on how to use ODataMediaTypeFormatters. For example, it would be nice to see how one should implement the following API format for OData:

    config.Formatters.JsonFormatter.SerializerSettings = new JsonSerializerSettings {NullValueHandling = NullValueHandling.Ignore};

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  17. Multiple Connection Factories

    Can you create na article that shows how to use Entity Framework Code First and Asp.Net Identity / User roles with SQL Server Compact, SQL Server and MySql simultaneously (in same application) with separared logic?

    I'm thinking about use SQL Server Compact to store the users, the SQL Server to store general data for webservices and MySql to store documents (memorandum / html codes / xml tables), images (png / jpeg only) and files (pdf / doc / xls only).

    It will cover at least DataAnnotations, EF6, Code First, Fluent API, users management with Identity, blob storage, file upload and…

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  18. add minimum requirements for everything

    add minimum requirements for everything on the "home page" of each product, such as web api... PLEASE!!

    especially, which versions of visual studio are required - including express! - which version of .net, etc., etc.

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  19. Configure Anti Malware using Azure Management API

    Can we have an C# example which is used to Set / Get Configuration for Anti malware Settings on Windows Azure?

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  20. How to create a complex OAuth application with EF DB First

    Would be nice to have a complex app, like the MusicStore, but with Simple Authentication splitted in model layer and app layer, with OAuth, Model First db or Code First all that can be usefull for a bit more complex app.

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