Blog Posts of the Week (31st Mar'13 - 06th Apr'13)



How to change the Windows 8 Lock Screen Programmatically?

By Kunal Chowdhury published on 03-31-2013

Windows 8 already exposes settings panel to change the lock screen of the Windows, but this post will help you to programmatically access that….(more)


Introduction to Speech Capabilities in Windows Phone 8

By Vikram Pendse published on 04-02-2013

Today I am going to share few things about Speech Capabilities in Windows Phone 8, although I haven’t talked about it….(more)


Change Tracking and Committable data-binding using KnockoutJS and ASP.NET Web API

By Suprotim Agarwal published on 04-04-2013

This article builds up on our previous data binding article using KnockoutJS and Web API and uses the Protected Observable plugin which gives….(more)

REST vs. SOAP Web Services

By Vasu Jain published on 04-03-2013

A lot of web services are implemented using a REST style architecture these days instead of SOAP architecture….(more)


Creating and Deploying Windows Azure Web Sites with Microsoft WebMatrix 3

By Shiju Varghese published on 04-04-2013

Microsoft WebMatrix is a free, lightweight and cloud-connected web development tool which can be used for building and deploying….(more)


Update parent customerid in Contact using Soap Request

By Mahender Pal published on 04-06-2013

If you are looking to update parent customer id in contact record using soap request you can use….(more)





A few things beyond the scope of Content Security Policy

By Krishna Chaitanya published on 03-31-2013

During its creation, the World Wide Web was never imagined to have new constructs like social plugins, third party content, web APIs….(more)


MDX Query to fetch the possible attributes in a Cube

By Venkatesan Prabu published on 04-01-2013

Here is the MDX query to fetch all the possible attributes related to a cube in the database….(more)


Exchange 2010 Database backup and restore using DPM

By Prabhat Nigam published on 04-02-2013

This article deals with the steps of configuring and restoring exchange server backup using DPM….(more)


Best practices to deploy Cumulative Update for Lync Server 2010

By Balasaheb Ilag published on 04-04-2013

First deploy on LAB or Test environment wait 4-5 days and then deploy on Production server….(more)


Resolving – Disk Missing Issue for TempDB with a Twist

By Sarabpreet Anand published on 04-04-2013

A not so common but major issue could be missing Disk\Drive issue for any SQL Server, If there were user DB files on that disk….(more)


Windows Media Player- Playing songs in wrong track order

By Soumitra Sengupta published on 04-05-2013

You need to play the files within Windows Media Player Library. To do this open WMP12 in Library mode….(more)



Office 2013


Learn PowerPoint 2013 for Windows: Notes Pane

By Geetesh Bajaj published on 04-03-2013

PowerPoint 2013's tri-paned interface has three regions: the Slides pane, the Slide area, and the Notes pane. The Notes pane is placed right below the….(more)


Format dates like 1st, March 2013 2nd March 2013 etc

By Ashish Koul published on 04-05-2013

If you want to format dates like 1st March 2013, 2nd March 2013, etc. Try this macro….(more)