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Security
SHA 256 and SHA 512 hash examples
codeshare.co.uk · Jun 06, 2019

This post contains examples of how to generate a SHA 256 and SHA 512 hash key with the examples in C# and VB.NET. This solution matches the expected result for Ingenico's implementation for their payment gateway.

ASP.NET Core
Beyond Basics - ASP.Net Core Adding and Using Configuration
adamstorr.azurewebsites.net · Jun 06, 2019

Adding strongly typed configuration settings and injected them through dependency injection.

SQL Server
How to Connect to Your Local SQL Server From Inside Docker
jack-vanlightly.com · Jun 06, 2019

If you are running an ASP.NET Core application from Docker and connecting to a SQL Server running on your PC then you might find you can't connect to it. In this post we'll look at what you need to do to make sure your containerized app can access SQL Server hosted on your own PC.

.NET
Throwing .NET Exceptions: ArgumentException and InvalidOperationException
telerik.com · May 30, 2019

An exception is thrown when an error is encountered in a running application, whether from bad code or bad user input. This post describes when and how to raise the ArgumentException and InvalidOperationException standard .NET exception types.

Asynchronous Programming
A Practical Example Of Asynchronous Programming in C# and ASP.NET
exceptionnotfound.net · May 25, 2019

Let's take an existing synchronous ASP.NET web app and begin refactoring it to use asynchronous programming. Sample C# project included.

Visual Studio
View Clipboard Ring History in Visual Studio 2019 - Daily .NET Tips
dailydotnettips.com · May 15, 2019

You can now view clipboard ring history in Visual Studio 2019. Clipboard ring is all about copy multiple code block, and past them as and when need

Visual Studio
Little great things about Visual Studio 2019 | The Visual Studio Blog
devblogs.microsoft.com · May 15, 2019

A few days ago, we announced the general availability of Visual Studio 2019. But I’ve been using Visual Studio 2019 exclusively since the first internal build – long before the release of Preview 1 in December of 2018. During this time,

ASP.NET Core
Validation in ASP .NET Core
wakeupandcode.com · May 11, 2019

This is the twenty-second of a series of posts on ASP .NET Core in 2019 - Wake Up And Code!

Gatsby
Gatsby Blog with Disqus comments
janosh.io · Mar 03, 2019

If you’re running a Gatsby blog (or any React-powered blog for that matter) and you’d like to add comment functionality, rest assured, it’s very easy.

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IIS URL Redirect HTTP to HTTPS excluding one or more folders
ryadel.com · Oct 17, 2018

How to configure IIS to rewrite or redirect all HTTP requests to HTTPS except the files in a specific subfolder (or more) with a web.config rewrite rule