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Abhith Rajan on Programming, The Web, Open Source, .NET, The Cloud and More.

Pad a number with leading zeros in SQL to make uniform char length
October 01, 2018 · 1 min read

When you are in need of transforming a number to have some character to be prefixed in order to make the chars in the number a specific number long, here is one way to do it.

The Best Extensions for Visual Studio 2010
September 30, 2018 · 2 min read

List of extensions which improves default experience of Visual Studio 2010

ASP.NET Core - Starting the web server is taking longer than expected
May 13, 2018 · 2 min read

If you are staring on a Visual Studio message saying "Starting the web server is taking longer than expected", this article might help you.

Flutter Cookbook
April 30, 2018 · 3 min read

This cookbook will help you solve common problems while writing Flutter apps.

React Native - Build APK
April 24, 2018 · 1 min read

You can build APK (debug) from your react native project by using three commands.

IIS - OPTIONS Requests Returns 404
April 19, 2018 · 2 min read

If OPTIONS preflight request getting 404 and URLScan enabled on your hosting machine, check out this article.

.NET Interview Questions and Answers
April 12, 2018 · 14 min read

Here I am listing some of the interview questions I have faced when applied for .NET developer/Software engineer roles.

Enable Click-Jacking Protection - Umbraco
April 07, 2018 · 2 min read

If your site is allowed to be IFRAMEd by another site and thus would be susceptible to click-jacking. This can be prevented by setting X-Frame-Options header or CSP. Setting X-Frame-Options explained in this article.

Fix: Web deploy - could not verify the server certificate
April 06, 2018 · 1 min read

Fix for "Web deployment task failed. (Connected to the remote computer ("xxx") using the specified process ("Web Management Service"), but could not verify the server’s certificate. If you trust the server, connect again and allow untrusted certificates.

Fetch Row Count for All Tables in a SQL SERVER
March 11, 2018 · 1 min read

Using a short query we can list all the tables in the database along with the number of records in each table.