Archive for September, 2011

Visual Studio 11 Application Lifecycle Management Virtual Machine and Hands-on-Labs / Demo Scripts – Brian Keller – Site Home – MSDN Blogs

Brian Keller is pleased to announce the availability of the Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview ALM Virtual Machine along with 6 hands-on-labs / demo scripts. More on the link below:

Visual Studio 11 Application Lifecycle Management Virtual Machine and Hands-on-Labs / Demo Scripts – Brian Keller – Site Home – MSDN Blogs

September 26, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011: Update Rollup 4

Microsoft has released Update Rollup 4. This is a tested, cumulative set of updates for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011. It includes performance enhancements that are packaged together for easy deployment.

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September 26, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Announcing the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio

The AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio is an extension for Microsoft Visual Studio that makes it easier for developers to develop, debug, and deploy .NET applications using Amazon Web Services. With the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio, you’ll be able to get started faster and be more productive when building AWS applications, all from within the context of Visual Studio. More @ link below:

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September 12, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Microsoft download from The Garage: Mouse without Borders – Next at Microsoft

Yet another WOW tool from…check it out @ the link below:

Microsoft download from The Garage: Mouse without Borders – Next at Microsoft – Site Home – TechNet Blogs

September 12, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Microsoft Sync Framework Toolkit

The Sync Framework Toolkit extends the Sync Framework capabilities for building offline applications, making it easier to expose data for synchronization to applications running on any client platform. Sync Framework 2.1 required clients to be based on Windows. This toolkit allows other Microsoft platforms to be used for offline clients such as Silverlight, Windows Phone 7, and Windows Mobile; in addition non-Microsoft platforms such as iPhone, Android, and Blackberry can be utilized as well as HTML. More information and download @:

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September 12, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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SharePoint 2007 Permissions Matrix

Many times it helps to see an overall comparison of SharePoint 2007 permissions. Mark Arend assembled a matrix that shows lots of useful information that helps you understand how permission levels are related, and how they affect security trimming of Site Actions and Site Settings….more @ link below:

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September 8, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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"Own Your Space" – written by Linda McCarthy, for Internet savvy "tweens" & teens, and their parents or educators.

Help teens ‘own their space’ online. Whether you are a parent, caregiver, or educator, you can keep up with the latest computer and online safety issues and help kids learn to avoid them. In partnership with security expert and author, Linda McCarthy, Microsoft offer a free downloadable version of her new book, “Own Your Space – Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online.” Written for Internet savvy “tweens” and teens specifically, this book is also a useful resource for the adults they rely on.

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September 8, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Press Release: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Launches Worldwide

Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: "MSFT") today announced that Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 is available to customers around the world in 25 countries and 23 languages. Kicking off a series of more than 100 global launch events celebrating the general availability of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, CEO Steve Ballmer and Microsoft Business Solutions President Kirill Tatarinov joined industry experts…more @ the link below:

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September 8, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Bringing Hyper-V to “Windows 8” – Building Windows 8

Whether you are a software developer, an IT administrator, or simply an enthusiast, many of you need to run multiple operating systems, usually on many different machines. Not all of us have access to a full suite of labs to house all these machines, and so virtualization can be a space and time saver……more @ the link below:

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September 8, 2011 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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