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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 Jan 2020 22:52

ASP.NET Core IIS InProcess Hosting Issue in .NET Core 3.1Subscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....I ran into a nasty issue yesterday related to hosting an ASP.NET Core 3.1 server application in IIS using the default InProcess hosting. If you're not familiar with ASP.NET Core hosting in IIS, here is a previous post that provides more insight on..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 30 Dec 2019 11:00

A HighlightJs Copy Code Badge ComponentSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....A while back I created a small addon component for use with HighlightJs that provides the ability to copy a code snippet and display the active language in a little badge above the code snippet. HighlightJS is a JavaScript based syntax highlighter..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 19 Dec 2019 07:22

VSIX Installer Extension Manifest and Visual Studio Version NumbersSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....I ran into a problem with my VSIX installer today when I tried to install my updated Visual Studio Extension for the Markdown Monster Addin Project Template. This is a Visual Studio 2019 Project Template for Markdown Monster that creates a ready to..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 18 Nov 2019 23:23

Creating Angular Synchronous and Asynchronous Validators for Template ValidationSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....Validations are a key feature of any business application and in Angular there's an infrastructure for building validators built in. A number of existing validators provide the basics but if you have custom business logic to process for validation..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 14 Nov 2019 23:24

FireFox, Windows Security and Kestrel on ASP.NET CoreSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....Ran into issues today with Windows Authentication and FireFox in a ASP.NET Core application where auth was working with all browsers **except** for FireFox. Firefox would just throw up endless sequences of login dialogs or in some cases just show..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 05 Nov 2019 17:19

Dynamically Loading Assemblies at Runtime in RazorPagesSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....I've been working on some tools that create generic, standalone Web servers using ASP.NET Core, in various configurations. One of the versions I'm building also supports Razor Pages and while genericallly hosting Razor Pages out of a locally run..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 19 Oct 2019 18:50

Windows Authentication and Account Caching on Web Browser Auto-LoginsSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....If you're working with Windows authentication to access Windows or Active Directory groups be aware that there's a gotcha with newly added groups when users are automatically logged into the Web browser...."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 30 Sep 2019 15:15

Serving ASP.NET Core Web Content from External FoldersSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....ASP.NET Core makes it easy to create a new Web site, but by default the location of where the application runs and serves files from is pretty static and pinned to the startup folder of the application. In this post I discuss another usage scneario..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 24 Sep 2019 19:34

Upgrading my AlbumViewer Sample Application to ASP.NET Core 3.0Subscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes ".....NET Core 3.0 is here and in this post I describe the process of updating an existing ASP.NET Core Angular API application to this latest release. For the most part the update process is very smooth with a few configuration changes required, but..."
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Rick Strahl's Web Log | 11 Sep 2019 06:36

Open Internet Settings Dialog directly on WindowsSubscribe to this feed

Rick Strahl writes "....Windows is making it harder to find classic Control Panel windows and the Internet Settings dialog is no exception. The Networking options no longer have a link to it, so you have remember where to look for it. Here's a quick way to get to it...."
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Rick Strahl

West Wind Technologies

Maui, Hawaii, USA