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Rick Strahl

Rick Strahl's Web Log provides a variety of .NET development topics with focus on ASP.NET and enterprise development. Topics are wide ranging from introductory articles to tips and tricks, observations in the process of software development and examination of new and upcoming technologies. Content is honest and sometimes outspoken and doesn't tote any particular party line - Rick says it as he sees it.


Rick Strahl's Web Log | 14 Sep 2016 20:42

Bootstrap Modal Dialog showing under Modal BackgroundSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....I've repeatedly run into the following problem with Bootstrap's modal dialog where the dialog ends up showing underneath the modal background: Ugh. This problem seems to have arrived sometime around Bootstrap 3.33 - prior to that things seemed to..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 12 Sep 2016 11:21

External JavaScript dependencies in Typescript and Angular 2Subscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....In the last few weeks I've finally decided to look more closely at Angular 2 and I'm glad I waited this long as so much has changed since I previously look at this stuff even just a few months ago. I've been dabbling with Typescript for a while,..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 06 Sep 2016 04:55

Capturing Zoom Operations in the WPF Web Browser ControlSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....If you need to capture Zoom operations in the Web Browser control - either to avoid letting hte user zoom or to capture the zoom operation and take action on it - you need to dig into the Web Browser's DOM events to capture the scroll wheel and key..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 22 Aug 2016 10:25

Detecting and Setting Zoom Level in the WPF WebBrowser ControlSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....Zoom level detection in the Web Browser control is a pain and in this article I describe one approach I used to both capture the current Zoom level in order to adjust font sizes, and then also explicitly set the Zoom level in the Web Browser control..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 09 Jul 2016 22:18

Moving to Lets Encrypt SSL CertificatesSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....This week marks the expiration of my last paid for SSL certificates and moving all certificates to Lets Encrypt. In the process I had a chance to moving some of my smaller personal and hobby sites as well as moving my wildcard cert for the main..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 30 Jun 2016 02:30

First Steps: Exploring .NET Core and ASP.NET CoreSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....In this post I'll demonstrate how to get started with .NET Core and ASP.NET using the Command Line Tools. I'll create a few very simple projects and starting with a plain console application, show how to hook up ASP.NET, run an API and MVC app and..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 29 Jun 2016 09:02

ASP.NET Web Site Project Publishing and Changing ACLsSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....When publishing ASP.NET Web Site Projects, the project publish will overwrite server ACLs by clearing them to the inherited defaults and removing rights from common accounts. The result is that if you have custom ACLs set on the server they will be..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 27 Jun 2016 22:04

Upgrading to ASP.NET Core RTM from RC2Subscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....I installed and upgraded an ASP.NET Core Sample application today and while the actual project upgrade process from RC2 was relatively easy, there were a few hiccups with installation and one of the breaking changes for the RTM release. In this post..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 24 Jun 2016 05:34

Use Powershell to bind SSL Certificates to an IIS Host Header SiteSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....Managing SSL certificates on Windows has always been a pain in the ass and recently with the introduction of SNI to support multiple SSL certificates per site things have changed slightly in order to register certificates with IIS programmatically...."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 13 Jun 2016 19:06

ASP.NET Core and .NET Core OverviewSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....ASP.NET Core and .NET Core are almost here, with the RTM release scheduled for the end of this month. In this post I’m going to revisit the high level overview architecture of .NET Core and ASP.NET Core since so much has changed, to help you..."
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Rick Strahl

West Wind Technologies

Maui, Hawaii, USA