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ASP.Net Page life cycle or Silver to his friends

May 25, 2011


A colleague mentioned this the other day and I noticed it wasn’t advertised much on the web so here it is, an easy way to remember the ASP.Net page life cycle. S – Start. (OnPreInit) I – Initialize. (OnInit, InitComplete, OnPreLoad) L – Load. (OnLoad) V – Validation. (Validate) E – Event Handling. (OnLoadComplete, OnPreRender, OnSaveStateComplete) R – Render. (Render) Oh […]

Krypton Ribbon Gallery added

April 1, 2008


I must admit for a pure SQL guy I am a fan of GUI development and nothing is more appealing than a well developed Ribbon control. Well, the people behind the Krypton Ribbon have a new release on the way and it includes a really cool Gallery feature as seen in the 2007 Office Suite. […]

LINQ from a SQL Dev’s perspective

March 5, 2008


I attended the SQLBits conference on the 1st March and at this event a “developer” (not a SQL Developer I will add) did a quick overview presentation of LINQ; this wasn’t the full session on LINQ that was also presented that day but one of the open mic sessions. He was a very animated chap […]

Trace file convert

February 25, 2008


Do you need to use the excellent RMLUtilities (in particular ReadTrace) against SQL Server 2008 trace files? Well, ReadTrace does not support 2008 yet but if you need to convert your files , please try this free utility: Trace Convert This is a command line tool, simply jump to the command line and use as […]

Krypton Command

January 31, 2008


A new control has been added to the excellent Krypton Toolkit, the Krypton Command. This allows you to group settings together and assign the group to a control. For instance, you could have the Text property set to Katmai then assign the command to a number of controls, each control’s Text property will be shown […]

Office 2007 Ribbon

January 25, 2008


Ok, not exactly SQL Server related but if any SQL Dev’s out there are interested in GUI development as well and do not know about this fantastic product then I thought it was worth letting you all know. The product is Krypton Ribbon. It mimics the Office 2007 ribbon almost perfectly, getting better on each release.  […]