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

ASP.NET Core - Handling Custom Header on Request/Response
April 25, 2019 · 1 min read

There may be situations where you want to add a custom header in your ASP.NET Core API response or you need to read a header from the request.

Microsoft Orleans - Run Multiple Silos from a .NET Core Console App
April 24, 2019 · 2 min read

If you are new to Microsoft Orleans and you are in a stage where you want to run multiple Silo from a single .NET Core console app, here is a way to achieve that.

Best Visual Studio Code Extensions
February 12, 2019 · 8 min read

My favorite extensions for Visual Studio Code

Project management - Organize issues using labels
February 06, 2019 · 3 min read

Here I am listing the labels which I used to organize my tasks in almost all the project management solutions like Jira, Gitlab and GitHub.

GitLab - Clone a repository when 2FA enabled
December 19, 2018 · 2 min read

You need to use a personal access token to clone your repository from GitLab when Two Factor authentication is enabled. Which explained here.

Filtering, Paging and Sorting in SQL Server 2008
November 22, 2018 · 2 min read

This article provide one solution to achieve server side paging, sorting and filtering in SQL Server 2008.

.netstandard2.0 Project - DocFX MSBuild Error
November 20, 2018 · 1 min read

If you are facing issues when trying to generate documentation for your .netstandard2.0 project. Try the solution mentioned in this post.

Docker: Cookbook
October 28, 2018 · 6 min read

If you are new to docker then this post might be useful. It contains solutions to common problems, regular use case commands and some additional resources.

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