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Microsoft Elite Controller Series 2 Unboxing

Microsoft Elite Controller Series 2 Unboxing

Pünktlich am Tag des Release um 11 Uhr klingelte der Postbote und brachte mir meinen schon im September bestellten XBOX Controller Elite 2 Series. Na

Use a MSSQL Server 2017 Docker Container with Full-Text Search Support

Use a MSSQL Server 2017 Docker Container with Full-Text Search Support

By default, there is currently no Full-Text Search Support in the Docker Images for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 or 2019 by Microsoft. The only option c

Enable CodeLens in Visual Studio 2019

Enable CodeLens in Visual Studio 2019

At the moment it happens to me more often that CodeLens is not active in Visual Studio. Unfortunately I couldn't find out if this is in bug in the cu

Read System Properties like CPU Temperatures with .NET Core

Read System Properties like CPU Temperatures with .NET Core

Through a forum post I discovered the NuGet package OpenHardwareMonitorLibCore, and wanted to test it. Apparently this is a wrapper of a very popula

Using ASP.NET Core 3 in .NET libraries

Using ASP.NET Core 3 in .NET libraries

With the release of ASP.NET Core 3, Microsoft has also changed the way how to use and reference ASP.NET Core dependencies. In the past you could use

Windows 10: disable app auto start

Windows 10: disable app auto start

By default, Windows 10 starts all applications that were open before starting or restarting a system. I don't know anyone who thinks this functionali

Outlook: failed to add Office 365 account

Outlook: failed to add Office 365 account

For several months now there has been a bug(!?) in Outlook that often prevents Office 365 accounts from being added. The error message Outlook reveal

Microsoft MVP 2019 - .NET and Azure

Microsoft MVP 2019 - .NET and Azure

It was this time again: the annual cycle of the Microsoft MVP re-nomination. Thousands of MVPs sat in front of their computers on the first of July h

Azure IoT: send messages with C#

Azure IoT: send messages with C#

Requirements You must have created an IoT Hub in Azure. You must have created a device in your created Azure IoT Hub. You need the connection string

Setting up an Azure IoT Hub

Setting up an Azure IoT Hub

The Azure IoT Hub is a highly scalable, secure platform for the bidirectional communication of devices and software components in the sense of IoT -