Monthly Archives: June 2013

Visual Studio 2013 Preview

Published on: Author: Michael

Note: This is strictly my opinion and in no way should be conveyed as the opinion of anyone else. Now that VS2013 Preview is available I can provide some feedback about it.  Then I can provide my opinion about whether it is a mandatory upgrade or not. General Thoughts Honestly, there are really no new… Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Preview

Published on: Author: Michael

Note: This is strictly my opinion and in no way should be conveyed as the opinion of anyone else. Now that the Win 8.1 Preview is out I can give my personal opinion on it.  First we should discuss some of the new features and then whether it is a mandatory upgrade or not.  Note… Continue reading

Environmental Config Transforms, Part 1

Published on: Author: Michael

Configuration file transforms have been around for quite a while and most companies use them to generate different config files for each environment but Visual Studio does not really support the functionality most companies need.  In this article I’m going to talk about why the existing Visual Studio implementation is flawed and how to fix… Continue reading