Michał Morciniec

ISV Partner Support Blog

Sideloading Store Apps to Windows 8.1 Devices

The term sideloading refers to the installation of Store Apps by an IT Administrator on a Windows...

Author: micham Date: 05/30/2014

Windows Azure Business Models, Discounts and Sales Incentives for Partners

One of the frequently repeating questions from Microsoft Partners new to Windows Azure is about the...

Author: micham Date: 10/02/2013

How to Create an ODBC Data Source Name (DSN) on Windows Azure Web/Worker Role

Legacy applications frequently leverage ODBC connectivity to data sources in general and to the SQL...

Author: micham Date: 04/20/2012

How to Reduce SQL Server On-Premise Connection Latency from Windows Azure Web Role – First Impressions of Azure Connect

In this post I describe my experience from implementing Azure Connect and key findings regarding...

Author: micham Date: 06/14/2011

How to Deploy Azure Role Pre-Requisite Components from Blob Storage

In Windows Azure SDK1.3 we have introduced the concept of startup tasks that allow us to run...

Author: micham Date: 06/03/2011

How to Update Web Application Directly to Windows Azure Web Role without Redeploying Azure Package

The deployment of the solution package to Windows Azure is time consuming (I have observed in...

Author: micham Date: 04/07/2011

How to Obtain Powered by Azure Logo for your Windows Azure website

To help partners market their applications Microsoft has created a new logo “Powered by Windows...

Author: micham Date: 03/28/2011

How to subscribe Windows Azure Platform MSDN Premium?

Note that you will not see Windows Azure Platform MSDN Premium subscription listed in the list of...

Author: micham Date: 09/27/2010

Applications Relying on GetProfileString Function or VB.Global.Printers for Printer Enumeration May Experience Performance Issues on Windows Server 2008 Terminal Server

The VB6.0 Runtime is continued to be supported in Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7. Consequently,...

Author: micham Date: 08/24/2009

ASP.Net MVC 1.0 RTM

ASP.Net MVC (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd394709.aspx) has reached the RTM stage on 18...

Author: micham Date: 03/25/2009

Windows Workflow Foundation 4.0 and “Dublin”

If you develop with Microsoft Workflow Foundation 3.5 you will be interested in upcoming “Dublin”...

Author: micham Date: 01/27/2009

Visual Studio 2010 and .Net Framework 4.0 CTP

You can get a peek at the next version of Visual Studio and .Net Framework 4.0 by using following...

Author: micham Date: 12/18/2008

How to return uniqueidentifier initialized with NEWSEQUENTIALID() function to the .Net client

Problem statement: The uniqueidentifier SQL Server data type is increasingly used in applications...

Author: micham Date: 12/12/2008

Microsoft Web Platform Installer (Release Candidate)

This Monday we have made available RC of the Microsoft Web Platform Installer (MWPI) - a free tool...

Author: micham Date: 11/27/2008

ASP.Net 3.5 SP1 Dynamic Data

Dynamic Data (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc488545.aspx) is one of the new features that...

Author: micham Date: 11/26/2008

Automating Managed Computer Account Removal in System Center Essentials 2007

One of the partners asked recently about the possibility of automating the removal of managed...

Author: micham Date: 11/26/2008

Getting Mailbox Information from Exchange 2003 Cluster

I was recently tinkering with Visual Basic Script that would obtain the user mailbox information...

Author: micham Date: 04/16/2008

File Properties in Windows Vista

When you copy files from Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 operating systems to Windows Vista you...

Author: micham Date: 09/25/2007

September SharePoint Resource Collection

The September SharePoint Resource collection is a recompilation of interesting resources such as...

Author: micham Date: 09/12/2007

Microsoft Business Data Catalog Definition Editor

Summary: The Microsoft Business Data Catalog Definition Editor is available in the recent release of...

Author: micham Date: 08/30/2007

Windows SharePoint Services SDK 1.2 and MOSS 2007 SDK 1.2 have been released 21 August

· MOSS 2007 SDK 1.2. Includes Conceptual and Class Library Reference documentation, Web Services...

Author: micham Date: 08/30/2007