CarlosAg Blog

Updated unofficial PowerApps Connectors Reference

PowerApps and Microsoft Flow capabilities to connect to new data sources continues to expand on a...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 02/25/2017

Creating a weather app using PowerApps

One of the great things about PowerApps is that every month it gets better and better with more...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 01/10/2017

The unofficial PowerApps Connectors Reference Draft

One of the very powerful capabilities in PowerApps is that you can easily build applications that...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/22/2016

PowerApps for Creators

I thought on sharing an early draft of some of the content I’ve been creating on my spare time over...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/30/2016

Creating a Calendar App using PowerApps

For this simple example, we are going to be building an application that allows you to display a...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/16/2016

Video: Building a Custom API for PowerApps using Azure App Service Web Apps

Last week I wrote a blog on how to create a custom API using Azure AppService that was posted on the...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/12/2016

Using an Azure Function in a Microsoft Flow

In the previous blog I wrote how easy it is to use an Azure Function as a Custom API for PowerApps,...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 05/10/2016

Using Azure Functions in PowerApps

In this blog I want to show how easy is to use the newly introduced Azure Functions from a...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 05/09/2016

Using Nested Azure Logic Apps … or Invoking Flows from another Logic App

Logic Apps has built-in functionality to allow organizing and splitting your workflows in small...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 05/31/2015

Install IIS SEO Toolkit in Windows 8.1

Today I was trying to install the SEO Toolkit in IIS 8.5 running in my Windows 8.1 desktop machine....

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/12/2014

How to display a DateTime in WinDbg using SOS

One of the things that I’ve always struggled in the past while looking at some Managed Code...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/23/2014

Winsxs is huge… Free up a few Gigabytes with dism

I was running out of disk space in C: and was unable to install a small software that I needed, so I...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 07/04/2012

It has been a long time since last post

Wow, just realized that in the last 6 months I’ve only had a chance to post 2 items and I...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 03/16/2012

Using Windows Authentication with Web Deploy and WMSVC

By default in Windows Server 2008 when you are using the Web Management Service (WMSVC) and Web...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 12/13/2011

Razor Migration Notes 3: Use app_offline.htm to deploy the new version

This is the third post on the series: 1: Moving a SitemapPath Control to ASP.NET Web Pages 2: Use...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 08/18/2011

Razor Migration Notes 2: Use URL Rewrite to maintain your Page rankings (SEO)

This is the second note of the series: 1: Moving a SitemapPath Control to ASP.NET Web Pages My...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 08/13/2011

Razor Migration Notes 1: Moving a SitemapPath Control to ASP.NET Web Pages

After many years I decided that it is time to rewrite my Web site using Razor. A bit of history, I...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 08/07/2011

Get IIS bindings at runtime without being an Administrator

Today there was a question in StackOverflow asking whether it was possible to read the IIS binding...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 01/21/2011

Managing ASP.NET Configuration Settings using IIS Manager

Today somebody asked a question about how to manage some ASP.NET configuration settings such as...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/02/2010

Using the SEO Toolkit to generate a Sitemap of a remote Web Site

The SEO Toolkit includes a set of features (like Robots Editor and Sitemap Editor) that only work...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/12/2010

Free SEO Analysis using IIS SEO Toolkit

In my spare time I’ve been thinking about new ideas for the SEO Toolkit, and it occurred to me...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 05/13/2010

IIS SEO Toolkit and W3C Validation Service

One thing that I’ve been asked several times about the SEO Toolkit is if it does a full standards...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 05/10/2010

IIS SEO Toolkit Available in 10 Languages

A couple of months ago I blogged about the release of the v1.0.1 of the IIS Search Engine...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 04/08/2010

Setting up a Reverse Proxy using IIS, URL Rewrite and ARR

Today there was a question in the IIS.net Forums asking how to expose two different Internet sites...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 04/01/2010

SEO made easy with IIS URL Rewrite 2.0 SEO templates

A few weeks ago my team released the version 2.0 of the URL Rewrite for IIS. URL Rewrite is probably...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 03/31/2010

Analyze your IIS Log Files - Favorite Log Parser Queries

The other day I was asked if I knew about a tool that would allow users to easily analyze the IIS...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 03/25/2010

IIS SEO Toolkit: Find warnings of HTTP content linked by pages using HTTPS

Are you an developer/owner/publisher/etc of a site that uses HTTPS (SSL) for secure access? If you...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 02/26/2010

Announcing: IIS SEO Toolkit v1.0.1

Last week we released a refresh for the IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit v1.0. This...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 01/31/2010

IIS SEO Toolkit – Crawler Module Extensibility

Sample SEO Toolkit CrawlerModule Extensibility In this blog we are going to write an example on how...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/23/2009

IIS SEO Toolkit Extensibility

The IIS SEO Toolkit includes a lot of functionality built-in such as built-in violation rules,...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/23/2009

Two weeks ago I presented at DevConnections the talk "AMS10: Developing and Deploying for the...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/23/2009

In the new version of the IIS SEO Toolkit we added two new reports that are very interesting, both...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/18/2009

IIS SEO Toolkit - Start new analysis automatically through code

One question that I've been asked several times is: "Is it possible to schedule the IIS SEO...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/17/2009

Announcing: IIS SEO Toolkit v1.0 release

Today we are announcing the final release of the IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit v1.0....

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/17/2009

IIS SEO Toolkit Presentation at DevConnections

Yesterday I presented the session "AMS04: Boost Your Site’s Search Ranking with the IIS Search...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/11/2009

IIS SEO Toolkit – Report Comparison

One of my favorites features in the IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit is what we called...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/10/2009

Presenting at ASP.NET Connections in Las Vegas

Next week I will be presenting at the ASP.NET Connections event in Las Vegas the following topics:...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/07/2009

Adding IIS Manager Users and Permissions using PowerShell

Today somebody ask in the IIS.net Forums how could they automate the process of adding IIS Manager...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/23/2009

IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit – Announcing Beta 2

Yesterday we released the Beta 2 version of the IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit. This...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 09/25/2009

SEO Tip - Beware of the Login pages - add them to Robots Exclusion

A lot of sites today have the ability for users to sign in to show them some sort of personalized...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 07/06/2009

Finding malware in your Web Site using IIS SEO Toolkit

The other day a friend of mine who owns a Web site asked me to look at his Web site to see if I...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/23/2009

IIS SEO Tip - Do not stress your server, limit the number of concurrent requests

The other day somebody ask me if there was a way to limit the amount of work that Site Analysis in...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/16/2009

Redirects, 301, 302 and IIS SEO Toolkit

In the URL Rewrite forum somebody posted the question "are redirects bad for search engine...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/11/2009

Canonical Formats and Query Strings - IIS SEO Toolkit

Today somebody was running the IIS SEO Toolkit and using the Site Analysis feature flagged a lot of...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/09/2009

Are you caching your images and scripts? IIS SEO can tell you

One easy way to enhance the experience of users visiting your Web site by increasing the perceived...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/08/2009

Announcing: IIS Search Engine Optimization Toolkit Beta 1

Today we are releasing the IIS Search Engine Optimization Toolkit. The IIS SEO Toolkit is a set of...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 06/03/2009

While using IIS Manager, did you ever wondered what configuration section is this UI changing? Is...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 02/13/2009

Calling Web Services from Silverlight using IIS 7.0 and ARR

During this PDC I attended Ian's presentation about WPF and Silverlight where he demonstrated the...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/14/2008

Creating a Setup Project for IIS Extensions using Visual Studio 2008

IntroductionIIS 7 provides a rich extensibility model, whether extending the server or the user...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 11/10/2008

Microsoft Web Platform Installer Beta Released

Today we are releasing a new Web Site at http://www.microsoft.com/web/ where users can get a one...

Author: CarlosAg Date: 10/02/2008

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